These are the most Instagrammable destinations to add to your bucket list

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Woman on a swing above a tree canopy in Bali

by Jade Moscrop |
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Whether we like it or not, many of us are always thinking about the 'gram.

We spend time wondering where our next genius #content will come from, in our bid to be the next travel influencer. OK well, not really, but it's pretty important these days to have a pretty grid and plenty of Instagram Stories to show our pals that we're not boring AF.

When it comes to choosing a holiday, finding somewhere that allows you to take lots of stunning photos for your memory book is a must - plus, if your follower count gets a boost too, that's an added bonus.

Photography and videography experts at have crunched the numbers, and it turns out these are the most Instagrammable travel destinations visit.

Whether you're searching for an unforgettable honeymoon trip, a girls weekend away or a solo adventure, you're in good company with these Instagrammable holidays.

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Paris, 120,351,166 hashtags

Ah, the city of love (and also croissants). Paris is the perfect couples' getaway or BFF holiday. Visit sights like the Louvre, Notre Dame and The Eiffel Tower, wander the streets and find cafes, bistros and brasseries and don't forget to shop until you drop.

Bali, 67,097,317 hashtags

Bali is what people mean when they say "paradise". With the most beautiful white sand, coral ridges, stone temples and mischievous monkeys, it's a wonderland for the body, mind and soul. Want somewhere to stay? We adore this treehouse - the perfect place to unwind and forget about the real world for a little while.

Tokyo, 50,531,831 hashtags

Many people who visit Tokyo very often go back time and time again. Where modern life meets tradition, you can snap photos of the markets and cherry blossom trees before rocking out in a karaoke bar. With incredible food on offer, it's also one for those of you with budding foodie accounts.

Bangkok, 34,864,480 hashtags

Bangkok plays host to some amazing architecture, especially the jaw-dropping Buddhist temples. Once you're doing seeing the sights, experience exquisite food and the lively nightlife.

Sicily, 18,338,616 hashtags

The largest Mediterranean island, Sicily has a rich history, making it a prime spot for those who love to explore and learn. With sublime accommodation for all your Insta shots, you can't go wrong.

Buenos Aires, 17,168,992 hashtags

Buenos Aires is just bursting with energy everywhere you go, so it's perfect for a getaway with your your best mates. Dancing, shopping, art and fashion all go hand in hand in this capital city.

Venice, 16,382,292 hashtags

Venice is so stunning, it almost feels like you've stepped into a classic painting or a postcard. There's plenty to see, including palaces, churches and, of course, the gondolas, but it's also brilliant for just strolling around, wandering the back streets and having a cocktail and a bowl of pasta whenever you see fit. Rent yourself an authentic home for a weekend and have a mini adventure.

Cape Town, 12,234,629 hashtags

So maybe this isn't one you'll just book on a whim (unless your bank balance suddenly resembles that of an A lister) but Cape Town should definitely be on your bucket list. This stunning city boasts wonderful views as well as thriving arts, dining and nightlife scenes.

Sri Lanka, 11,243,511 hashtags

Sri Lanka's tourist scene has been slowly rebuilding since the end of its civil war in 2009, meaning more and more people are getting to experience this amazing place. Stunning beaches, scuba diving, elephant orphanages, ancient cities and food bursting with colour and flavour. It's an adventure for the senses.

Cancún, 10,366,556 hashtags

Cancún is synonymous with American teenagers on spring break, but that isn't just what it's about. While you will find a party at any time of year, there are lots of resorts which offer a more relaxed getaway to experience the wonderful climate.

Phuket, 10,158,666 hashtags

An unforgettable place in every sense, Phuket offers everything an adventurer could want. Stunning lagoons and waterfalls, beaches upon beaches as well as busy markets and bustling streets.

Maldives, 9,963,141 hashtags

Ever since seeing the Kardashians visit the Maldives in the episode where Kim lost her sh*t over the diamond earring (you know you remember), it's been a top contender for us. Did you know you can actually stay in the same accommodation as them? Sandy beaches, swimming with sharks and, just generally feeling like a star? Count us in. Maybe you'll find another one of the Kardashians' stray diamonds while you're there, too...

Marrakech, 9,845,057 hashtags

Marrakech is a hub of activity, where you can explore to your heart's content. Visit the markets, gardens and palaces, experience divine food and fawn over the 5-star luxury in the Medina.

Lombok, 8,884,036 hashtags

A destination you might not be as familiar with, Lombok, it's known for its stunning beaches, surfing spots, vehicle-free islands, snorkelling, scuba diving and sea turtles.

Maui, 7,435,573 hashtags

Hawaii always springs to mine when you think of a tropical wonderland, and Maui perfectly embodies this. Find yourself a charming studio, visit the white, red and even black sand beaches, hike craters and sip Mai Tais. Heaven.

Santorini, 6,845,076 hashtags

You'll know Santorini from the Insta snaps you've seen of those__ white and blue houses, but it's even more incredible in real life. Stay in a cave hotel, get lost on the winding streets, eat incredible food and marvel at the windmills and the epic views.

Mauritius, 4,787,051 hashtags

Mauritius really is the perfect place for a honeymoon. White beaches, palm trees and emerald blue waters - get ready for all of your friends and family to be envious of your snaps.

Nairobi, 3,808,730 hashtags

Animal lovers, look no further: Nairobi is about to become your spiritual home. It's the perfect place to visit to experience safari adventures, national parks and conservation centres, as well as a bustling nightlife and city scene.


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