3 Places To Find Incredible Travel Inspiration

Travel inspiration is something all of us need from time to time. Whether you’re planning a family vacation or going on a solo trip around the world, there are endless place you could visit. But how can you possibly choose one place out of so many? If you have six months or more, the world is your oyster. But if you only have a couple of weeks, you’ll be eager to make the right choice. Just because you are limited on time, doesn’t mean you can’t discover new and exciting locations. Here are three places you can find bags full of travel inspiration that will fill your heart with adventure.

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Pinterest

If you have never heard of Pinterest before, it’s a site that lets you create an online noticeboard. It’s an alternative to creating a travel scrapbook. You can view thousands of travel images and pin the ones you like onto your board. You can have a board for beach locations, unique places to stay or specific countries that appeal to you. You have the choice to make as many boards as you wish and you can easily access it from an app or laptop. You can also look at other people’s travel boards and photographs for further inspiration and ideas. If Pinterest doesn’t make you want to hop on a plane and travel, nothing else will. Download the app onto your phone and start pinning straight away

Instagram

Believe it or not, Instagram has become a brilliant place to find unique holiday destinations. You can discover and start following travel bloggers such as @youngadventuress or @theplanetd. You’ll find stunning imagery from their travels as well as advice and guidance on places to visit. Alternatively, you can use the hashtag capability to learn more about a possible destination. For instance, you could search for #Aspen to see what the slopes are like and what other activities are available besides skiing. Download the Instagram app onto your phone and use it gain more knowledge and excitement about travelling.

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An old-fashioned map

Nothing can unleash your sense of exploration and adventure than an old-fashioned map. You can stick this up on your wall and mark the places you’ve travelled to before with pins. You will then know which places you are yet to discover. This will also improve your geography skills by showing you exactly how far destinations are from where you live. As well as showing you what cities and attractions are located there. It can also open your eyes to remote places you’ve never heard of before. You can buy a large wall map online, just make sure it is up to date. Or you can use Google Maps for a more detailed and modern approach.

These are just a few places where you can find travel inspiration. But there are plenty more. While the internet is an incredible tool, don’t overlook travel guides and magazine either. With so many sources of inspiration, it shouldn’t be hard to find the perfect destination for you to visit.

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