Instagram: The world’s most Instagrammed views

2017-05-23 20:00 - Unathi Nkanjeni
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Cape Town - In today's world, gone are the days of buying photo albums to store amazing and memory-worthy pictures to show off later to friends at gatherings. That's now the role of instant picture-sharing app, Instagram - with albums more of a novelty than a norm. 

But with so much shared on this particular app, have you wondered if your pictures contribute to  placing a country or attraction on  the"The World’s Most Instagrammed Views" just by using hashtags? If they're any 

SEE: Instagram: How it is changing travel

This infographic does exactly that by uncovering the views around the world by looking at which hashtags are most commonly used on Instagram.

"We were able to find that views in and around parks are the most commonly posted, with over 4.6 million posts using #centralpark," says Lighting Superstore who compiled the infographic. "Spanning 843 acres, the park boasts a number of photo worthy attractions, making its popularity unsurprising."

Although South Africa is not featured on this list, we do have some of the most Instagrammed tourist attractions, surpassing iconic places around the world like the Washington Monument in Washington DC and Salt Lake in Utah to name a few.

SEE: #AfriTravel: SA in world's top 50 most Instagrammed attractions

Take a closer look at these views and find out where else features on the infographic below.

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