8 International Travelers to Follow in 2021

Add these explorers to your Instagram feed for global destination inspiration.

By: The Outbound Collective + Save to a List

Ready to get back out into the world (or at least keep dreaming about? This is our recommended list of international travelers to inspire your wanderlust daydreams, bucket list experiences, and next Instagram-worthy vacation photographs. In these epic travel feeds, you'll also find expert tips to help you safely plan your next big trip according to the regulations of the destination you have in mind. 

@ochristine

You'll find "O" traveling abroad to distant places like the Chilean Atacama Desert. Click into O's photos for timely travel tips like navigating road trips safely and exploring your wellness while you're out and about.

@chubbydiaries__

From swimming with sharks to searching out the best bites each new city has to offer - Jeff Jenkins is working to REDEFINE what it LOOKS like to travel. Follow along on his adventures stateside and abroad, and soak up the positivity, honesty, and encouragement that Jeff weaves into every experience shared with his followers.

@dreamsinheels

Olga explores it all, and yes, often in high heels! The founder of Latinas Who Travel takes us to destinations far and wide. There's something for everyone in Olga's feed -- international cuisine, historic landmarks, remote beaches, and iconic cityscapes.

@lolaannamendez

A journalist and founder with a passion for ethical travel, Lola’s feed is a wonderful place for followers to learn about how their passion for travel can benefit the communities they visit. Follow her adventures for tips on wellness, sustainability, and ways to plan mindful adventures to some of the best spots on the globe.

@joshyoutrippin

Josh goes beyond the quintessential travel photograph to capture awesome outdoor activities like four-wheeling, skateboarding, kayaking, and skiing. Follow his adventures for ultimate destination ideas that'll take you from sand to snow in style.

@philwaukee

There are few follows more fun than Phil. With a contagious spirit of adventure, Phil’s feed is full of curiosity, humor, and stellar insights on some stunning places worth adding to your bucket list. Tune into his travels for some much-needed laughs and learning opportunities.

@soljourney_travel

Ready to plan your next international itinerary? Janis offers stress-free travel planning for the LGBTQ+ community and couples getaways. You'll feel the love in Janis's feed, as she often shares dreamy destination photos (think crystal blue waters and seaside sand dunes) from trips she's taken together with her wife.

@twodustytravelers

A nurse and a teacher walk into the wilderness. Emily and Aaron of Two Dusty Travelers make a powerful duo, sharing what they see, experience, and learn throughout their stateside and international travels. Head over to their feed to get inspired by their adventurous photos and how-tos for your next big trip.


Cover photo: Diego Jimenez

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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