The sad reality for most of us is that travelling for 365 days a year is, let’s face it, fairly impossible. So for the 330 plus days when we’re chained to our desks/slogging our guts out at uni or school, why not live vicariously through these insane wanderlust inducing Instagram accounts…
All American snowscapes and road tripping dreams from this LA based photographer…
PARIS IN FOUR MONTHS
You know the drill, you go to Paris for 4 months, you stay for life. Paris in four months is an open and continuing love letter to the City of Light.
Whimsical landscapes and dreamy lakes on point.
WORLD OF WANDERLUST
This Australian travellers life seems to be a never ending stream of new countries, incredible adventures and delectable dishes from all over the world. Jealous much?
Alex’s images basically make us weep with wanderlust, if you can even do that.
Otherwise known as the guy who built (and lives in) the world’s coolest treehouse. Foster captures the very best of North America and basically makes you want to hire a car and hit the open road.
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A cool name for an even cooler guy. Cole describes himself as an ‘escape artist’, and looking at his images we pretty much want to escape right by his side.
A LADY IN LONDON
If you’re dreaming of all things London, this is the account to follow. Expect exclusive access to some of London’s most secret and hidden spots, plus dashes of European beauty.
A glimpse into what it’s like to travel on a luxury budget, plus drool worthy food snaps to give you the munchies.
Adventure travel has never looked so good.
The hardest part about seeing places this Wild, Is you can't ever seem to forget about it. The more you try to explain the feelings of what it was like with words & photos the more frustrated you become. At some point you realize that sharing & explaining isn't really enough.. And You have to hope that someone will actually go there & become connected to it like you have been.
LA based photographer Pete is old school Instagram. He knows the travel photography game, and he sure does play it well.
Packing this weekend for the wide range of elements and an exciting adventure ahead. Tuesday I leave for the eastern coast of Australia. I'll be a part of the #contikistorytellers team and covering the ocean conservation partnership between @contiki & @surfrider. Looking forward to meeting up with the rest of the team coming in from around the world. P. Sherman 42 Wallaby Way, Sydney. #? ¯_(ツ)_/¯
WATCH: Pete in action as one of the Contiki Storytellers
If food is a big part of your travelling routine, you’ll be spoilt for choice with Jacintha’s drool worthy account. Follow her food adventures from London through to Europe.
Philippines based Kimi posts the kind of pictures that you dream up on a rainy day whilst wistfully looking out at a grey sky. Neutral palette perfection.
Free diver extraordinaire and all round badass adventurer Chelsea resides in Kauai, an island off the coast of Hawaii, so she already has an advantage in terms of areas of outstanding natural beauty. But boy, does she know how to take/star in an underwater shot.
WATCH: Chelsea’s story for Contiki Storytellers