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What Are The Most Instagrammed Family Vacation Spots Around The World?

Destination & Tourism | Gabe Zaldivar | October 18, 2016

What Are The Most Instagrammed Family Vacation Spots Around The World?

PHOTO: A family enjoys a vacation at Discovery Cove, a moment captured on Instagram. (Photo courtesy Instagram/Discovery Cove

At any given moment, countless travelers of all ages are laughing, playing, eating and loving the very notion of the family vacation.

Now, we know where most of them are headed.

To be a bit more exact, we now know where a lot of families consider Instagram worthy destinations. – a website dedicated to finding the answer to your burning travel question – put together the following infographics that vividly and clearly highlight the locations that saw the most prolific usage of the hashtag #familyvacation.

The website essentially culled the places where that hashtag was most prevalent and presented the findings in national and continental glory.

#FamilyVacations on Instagram is a great, quick way to see the popular destinations that resonate with that iconic travel group: the family.

United States

First up is the United States and its most family friendly locations according to Instagram.

Image courtesy Trippy 

California is well represented with four of the top 20 locations, including the No. 2 spot in the country, Disneyland.

Las Vegas makes an odd cameo, which shows that mom and dad still consider Sin City versatile enough to placate the kids as they play blackjack all night.

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The United Kingdom:

Trippy’s blog post, linked above, also includes Europe, Asia and Australia. But up next are our friends across the pond. 

Image courtesy Trippy 

This is a magnificent country with so many wondrous sights to see. However, the most Instagrammed place according to this popular hashtag is by far London.

All ten locations fall into this fascinating city that can offer items like a giant Ferris wheel, a famed soccer stadium and an iconic castle.


Image courtesy Trippy 

Asia is resplendent with unforgettable places that boast sights you just can’t experience anywhere else in the world, such as West Java’s Floating Market.

Ah, but it’s theme parks that pepper in with otherwise classic landmarks and attractions. In fact, it seems that families can’t get enough of Universal Studios Singapore

Then again, that is a place that allows you to visit Hollywood, New York City and Ancient Egypt in one fell swoop.

Trippy also offers a glimpse of Europe and Australia, which boast The Louvre and Eiffel Tower as well as Sea World Gold Coast and the Sydney Opera House, which are one and two on those continents respectively.

Obviously, there are far more family-friendly locations that deserve your consideration. However, this deep dive into Instagram is a great way to uncover not only where families are headed but also what they consider to be those destinations that simply must be archived on social media.


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