The Most Breathtaking Travel Photos on Pinterest
Maybe it’s a glimpse of a misty mountaintop or a candy-colored cobblestone city street. Or maybe it’s the open road snaking through hillsides or an expanse of ocean blues. Whatever the scene, there’s nothing like an unknown landscape or locale to set off our wanderlust and have us itching to drop everything and book a ticket. Our latest favorite place to scout travel inspiration may or may not surprise you: Yes, while Pinterest is great for discovering home design hacks and tasty recipes, it’s also teeming with truly spectacular travel snapshots. Read on for the most stunning destination imagery we’ve come across lately. But be warned: It might just take your breath away.
Hello, Dr. Seuss land! The whimsical and fiery landscape of Hitachi Seaside Park in Japan is utterly striking.
Location: Hitachi Seaside Park, Hitachinaka, Ibaraki, Japan
The pristine, gypsum-rich sand dunes of White Sands National Monument in New Mexico make for some truly otherworldly landscapes.
Location: White Sands National Monument, New Mexico
Udaipur, India, is famous for its magnificent palaces—the city’s main City Palace is pictured—set along peaceful lakes.
Location: Udaipur, India
Have you ever seen donkeys so well accessorized? These beautiful inhabitants of Santorini might rival even the photogenic city itself.
Location: Santorini, Greece
A hillside awash in the pastel pinks of blooming cherry blossoms in Nara, Japan, is a swoon of romance and natural beauty.
Location: Nara, Japan
Formed some 600 million years ago, the Wansheng Stone Forest, pictured here, seems like the entrance to a fairy-tale land.
Location: Wansheng Stone Forest, Yunnan Province, China
Begging to be the star setting for a film, this Italian hotel, which overlooks Lake Misurina, appears to be downright enchanted—or rendered in oil and acrylic.
Location: Grand Hotel Misurina, Italy