It comes as no surprise that a country full of rich colors, creative architecture and stunning scenery has produced some inspiring photography to feed our wanderlust. So here are 10 Instagram accounts that will make you visit Mexico by bringing out the very best the country has to offer.
The internet is a visual medium and Instagram is currently king. Which means Instagram is sure to offer plenty of pretty pictures of Mexico.
But it’s not just taking a pretty picture that captures our eye and our hearts but images that tell a story, invoke emotion and leave us wanting to be part of the scene that we yearn for.
But a few pretty pictures along the way don’t hurt either.
As you browse Gustavo’s feed you are instantly aware that this is a guy truly enjoying his time in Mexico. He is involved and does his best to make you part of the action.
He seems to like the dreaded selfie stick but I can overlook that when the images make me this eager to join him.
Eduardo is a Mexico City based street photographer who manages the capture the colors of Mexico beautifully.
He also has some wonderful images of everyday people doing everyday things which give you a small insight into life in his country.
A fantastic combination of colors, nature and architecture help make Roberto’s feed one that I love to browse.
The buildings are amazing and his photography manages to do justice to all of them.
If you want to know what like is like in the beautiful town of Oaxaca then you need look no further than Aurora’s feed.
This account features images of the local people at their most honest. Amazing and intimate portraits.
When it comes to highlighting the colors of Mexico then few accounts are doing a better job than this one.
Many of the images are from Guanajuato so it is no surprise that the feed is so vibrant and full of life.
Gary’s feed is quite different from any of his contemporaries listed above. He manages to capture a real spirit of traditional Mexico.
Almost all photos feature people in a mix of staged and natural poses but each image is amazing in its own way.
Without doubt one of the best feeds you will see highlighted the colors of Mexico. You can not help but want to scroll further through his account.
The use of an additional element contrasting with the background is a feature, most common is the famous VW Beetle which he seems to have no trouble finding.
One of my personal favorite Instagram accounts.
One for the architecture and religion image lovers. Emmanuel has put together a collection of stunning images showcasing Mexican churches.
Beautiful colors and incredible design combine to show us some of the best workmanship in any building in Mexico.
Abigail takes us on a ride through Mexico with a feed full of photos that just make it feel like she was having fun while taking them.
Color is the overriding theme but some interesting angles and some unusual subjects make this account something different from the average.
As you would expect the official Mexico Tourism account is packed full of sensational images from a collection of Instagrammers.
It’s bright, colorful, informative and inspiring.
Mexico is a country that Instagram was made for. It has everything needed to create a visual feast. But don’t just admire it from afar, get there and take your own Instagram photos.
Or just go to create some brilliant memories.