The 13 Most Inspiring Travel Photos This Week

by Katie Scott Aiton Jan 4, 2016

EACH WEEK WE CHOOSE OUR favorite images from readers, fans, and travelers, who tag their photos with #travelstoke and post them on our Instagram account. These pictures provide a daily dose of inspiration, and challenge us to photograph the world in innovative ways.

Here are this week’s editors’ picks of people finding some serious #travelstoke.

1. Amazing shot of the Golden Gate Bridge captured by Bennett.

Home is where the heart is ❤️. Happy Thanksgiving – on this day, in spite of the dodgy history of this holiday, I like to take a moment to give thanks for the people and things that I am blessed to have in my life. — I’m thankful for my family for my friends. I’m thankful for the health and happiness of everyone that I love. I’m thankful for my community at @insomniacevents, @pasqualerotella, and the #InsomniacPhotoTeam. And I’m thankful for having photography as a creative outlet. — Thank you to all of you who follow, like, comment on my work – and thank you to all the amazing photographers on @instagram that constantly inspire me to push myself to do better work. #AOVAsteryx

A photo posted by Bennett (@bskphoto) on

2. Ayesha travels in Sydney, Australia.

Enjoying wonders closer to home | Sydney – Australia

A photo posted by Ayesha (@on_the_wander) on

3. Winter nights in Finland; shot by Juuso Hämäläinen.

Have an awesome New Year friends!

A photo posted by Juuso Hämäläinen (@juusohd) on

4. Braedin Toth cliff camping in BC.

Cliff camping above the city! ⛺️ #explorebc

A photo posted by ⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Braedin Toth (@braedin) on

5. Red rocks of Sedona, Arizona; shot by Adam Whitehouse and Shauna DellaVecchia.

6. Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil by air; image by Jake West.

Leblon, Rio by air #InsomniacPhotoTeam •

A photo posted by Jake West (@jakewestphoto) on

7. Taylor Burk shooting in Banff National Park.

If you never go, you will never know. To get this shot I had to get pretty low. #butimnotarapper

A photo posted by Taylor Burk (@taylormichaelburk) on

8. Brooke Dombroski shares a moment from 2015 in Mo’orea.

9. Taking January by storm at Kamehame Ridge by Ada.

Running Ridges with @kingofmongols ✅ Just Do It

A photo posted by @adaebela on

10. Nauyaca Waterfalls in Costa Rica by Luis Solano Pochet.

“Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire”

A photo posted by Luis Solano Pochet (@tothewonderblog) on

11. Matador Network CEO Ross Borden on the Jordanian side of the dead sea. Image shot by our Creative Director Scott Sporleder.

12. Gorgeous moment in Chiapas, Mexico by Anne Dutch.

Like I said… paradise. And yes, of course I washed my hair. Last cultivated shower was a while ago

A photo posted by Anne (@still_thatgirl) on

13. Jordan Herschel in Jasper National Park.

Happy Friday! Grab a friend and go explore something you’ve never seen before this weekend.

A photo posted by snapchat // jordanherschel (@jordanherschel) on

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