eed some travel inspiration? From sunsets to street food: here are some of the hottest Travel Instagram accounts out there by 16 talented Travel Photographers you need to follow this year! Get a little snapshot into their lives as they capture beautiful images of people, landscapes, food and animals from around the world.  Like compact digital postcards from all corners of the planet, check them out and get inspired by the truly spectacular travel photography on their feeds.

1. @canvasoflight

Instagram Travel Photographer Daniel Nahabedian

The detailed travel photography featured on Daniel Nahabedian’s Instagram account makes for one hell of a collage. It’s impossible not to ooo and aah over the spectacular sunsets, sky shots and architecture Daniel captures on his travels.

2. @golden_heart

Instagram Travel Photographer Veronique Yang

Managing to make every moment on the road spectacularly vivid in each and every one of the magnificent photos on her Instagram, travelling photographer Veronique Yang is one to watch.

3. @kirstenalana

Instagram Travel Photographer Kirsten Alana

One of Instagram’s captivating travel bloggers who doubles as a mobile photography specialist, Kirsten Alana’s cool travel shot and updates are mini blog posts full of information about the place she’s visiting.

4. @michaelchristopherbrown

Instagram Travel Photographer Michael Christopher Brown

This National Geographic snapper shares absolutely breathtaking travel shots and stunning pieces of photojournalism taken in war-torn countries. One of a kind.

5. @pketron

Instagram Travel Photographer Pei Ketron

A travelling freelance photographer who’s accumulated more than 800,000 followers since she created her account in October 2010, when Instagram first launched. She has also been featured as one of Instagram’s suggested users.

6. @davidsbeenhere

Instagram Travel Photographer David Hoffmann

If his Instagram is anything to go by, inspiring traveller David Hoffmann has been pretty much everywhere. A Travel Production & Destination Marketing pro, David definitely keeps his 13,000 plus followers up to date with some cool pics as he wanders the world.

7. @aladyinlondon

Instagram Travel Photographer A Lady In London

Originally hailing from California, this award-winning London-based travel blogger is making her way around the world and building an enormous following doing it. Food and architecture are her speciality.

8. @eljackson

Instagram Travel Photographer Samuel Taipale

Originally hailing from Finland, photographer Samuel Taipale makes a living travelling around the world’s most beautiful places with his equally talented brother and stunning wife. The photos speak for themselves. Mind-boggling.

9. @colerise

Instagram Travel Photographer Cole Rise

Escape artist and professional pilot-come-photographer, Cole Rise thrills his Instagram fan club with stunning shots documenting his travels everywhere from Norway to Mauritius.

10. @wheresandrew

Instagram Travel Photographer Andrew Evans

Wandering the planet, sharing stories and images in real time from the road, Andrew is one of National Geographic’s most loved digital nomads. Where’s Andrew? Follow his Instagram account and find out.

11. @youngadventuress

Instagram Travel Photographer Liz Carlson

Now exploring New Zealand, American travel blogger and Instagram photographer Liz Carslon has hiked, flown and swam her way through Europe and the Middle East; she has an impressive Instagram feed to show for it too.

12. @treyratcliff

Instagram Travel Photographer Trey Ratcliff

A photographer and explorer whose vivid, colourful shots of some of the world’s most inspiring landscapes have a certain magic that make you feel like you’re right there in the photo. Check out his pics from Burning Man. World-class.

13. @pausethemoment

Instagram Travel Photographer Ryan Gargiulo

Currently in the Mexican paradise of Playa del Carmen, Ryan and Liz seem to spend a lot of time in truly glorious tropical locations. Find pics of another day in paradise on their Instagram account, or check out their blog, Pause The Moment.

14. @sweatengine

Instagram Travel Photographer Kevin Lu

New York, New York… It might be concrete jungle dreams are made of and it’s definitely the city that never sleeps, but no one captures the buzz of it better than Kevin Lu.

15. @thepointsguy

Instagram Travel Photographer Brian Kelly

Fancy flying around the world for free? So does Brian Kelly. Follow him in first class as he travels using frequent flyer miles and credit cards.

16. @expertvagabond

Instagram Travel Photographer Matthew Karsten

Four years travelling around the world’s furthest-flung corners have given this adventurer turned travel blogger and photographer plenty of incredible snaps.

There you have it, my list of top Travel Photographers you need to follow on Instagram in 2015. Now it’s over to you – Have I missed your favourite Instagram Travel Photographer? I’d love to hear about it… Let me know in the comments below.