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11 Wanderlust-Worthy Instagram Accounts To Follow Now

Find a piece of eco-paradise in the Dominican Republic via @boutecohotels

Coveting a space where wanderlust, exploration and discovery exist in abundance? Whether you’re searching for dream-vacation inspiration or seeking a virtual voyage around the world, indulge in some vicarious globe-trotting via these spectacular Instagram accounts. By KATIE BERRINGTON

Lifestyle

@boutecohotels

For wanderlust with an eco-conscience, browse the account of Bouteco – an ethical-luxury-hotel guide and consultancy. It celebrates the global hotels proving that style and sustainability are not separate from one another, signposting travelers to operators that offer responsible practices, and are making positive contributions to people and the planet. @boutecohotels

The glorious Siena, in Italy, as captured by @martanferreira

@martanferreira

Marta Ferreira’s grid is filled with pleasing geometric shapes and symmetry – mainly shot around Lisbon, where she lives, and other destinations on her European travels. Particularly satisfying is her minimalist but playful use of light, lines, and pastel and monochrome shades. @martanferreira

@spiritedpursuit

Based in Senegal, Lee Litumbe describes herself as “a Cameroonian by birth, an American by upbringing, and a nomad at heart”. A storyteller, explorer and self-taught photographer, Litumbe depicts her spirited pursuit of travel, adventure, and new cultural experiences via her website and Instagram account. @spiritedpursuit

@kohki

Tokyo-based photographer and filmmaker Kohki Yamaguchi is best known for his atmospheric cityscape and landscape visuals of Japan and Southeast Asia. He captures his settings from interesting angles, offering a unique perspective of both recognizable hotspots and lesser-known locales. @kohki

@louisaws

London-based photographer and writer Louis Sheridan immerses travel lovers in his global adventures, traversing cities, mountains, deserts, coasts and discovering beautiful places to stay. From a Malibu beach to the hills of Bhutan, his favorite prints are available to buy via his website, louisaws.com. @louisaws

The nighttime glow of Oia, Santorini, as captured by @kohki

@jessicasample

As a National Geographic contributor and founder of the Those Who Wander website, Jessica Sample shares incredible pictures, stories and guides from her travels. Whether it’s spectacular sweeping landscapes or intimate city corners that she’s discovered, her content is enlightening and enviable in equal measure. @jessicasample

@accidentallywesanderson

As vibrant and whimsical as you would expect from the name, this account is dedicated to all things that are distinctly, yet inadvertently, styled as if they were from a Wes Anderson movie. From idiosyncratic landmarks to quirky spots, the submissions have been discovered in unexpected places across the world. So popular is the concept that a coffee-table book of the best 200 AWA photographs exists under the same name. @accidentallywesanderson

@earthpix

Curating a feed of some of the most awe-inspiring travel images on Instagram, EarthPix has enticed a community of more than 22 million followers to share the wonders of the planet with. From famous panoramas around the world to beautiful off-the-beaten-track locations, prepare to add to your bucket list. @earthpix

If Wes Anderson’s Grand Budapest Hotel were to come to life, fans of @accidentallywesanderson think it would look something like the Grand Hotel Rimini in Italy. Photograph: Matteo Innocenti for @accidentallywesanderson

@lucylaucht

Lucy Laucht, a travel, lifestyle and fashion photographer based between the UK and New York, transports you around the globe in her captivating shots. For instance, a series developed from film cameras captures the air of summer’s nostalgic languor that we are longing for right now. Better yet, prints are available to buy to hang in your home. @lucylaucht

@thetrottergirl

As co-founder of curated city-guide site Trotter, Eva Tsang has an excellent eye for hand-picking off-beat spots (often food-related) to showcase in the destinations that she visits. For admirers of minimalism, her grid will be an understated dream. @thetrottergirl

@oneikatraveller

Journalist, speaker and television host Oneika Raymond shares her travel expertise through many mediums of media. Her Instagram is a joyful insight into her love and knowledge of traveling and exploration – often with her baby daughter Kira along for the journey. @oneikatraveller

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Drink in the raw, whitewashed beauty of Iceland, via @thetrottergirl

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