Plan your next escape in true digital nomad fashion. (Photo: iStock)
It's a Monday morning, the sun is beating down relentlessly and, somehow, your coffee's heat is less comfort than it is routine as you slug back the scalding liquid.
Your PC is running what was intended to be a quick ten-minute update for the twentieth time and all you can do is wait and watch the time flit by. So, what else is there to do than to live vicariously through the lives of our favourite Insta digital nomads?
Like a second limb, your phone is out and you're scrolling through scenic and vibrant snapshots of landscapes, buildings, food and experiences that lie just beyond the fabric of your office walls and you start bookmarking ideas for your own next great escape.
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There's no denying the joys of travelling, sharing your travels and even indulging in a little bit of travel envy to spice up your week.
Gap Year Escape took to the gram and the hashtag #digitalnomad to find out the 25 top destinations that keep the feet of your fave insta-travellers itching.
In their data, they also found that of African destinations, Cape Town snagged a close spot as the 26th top destination that digital nomads tend to flock to.
And with its breathtaking natural splendour sitting so close to its central business district as well as its deep cultural roots that vein the city, it's no wonder why the Mother City is receiving her due recognition.
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Check out the list of the top 25 below:
1. Bali, Indonesia
2. London, UK
3. Chiang Mai, Thailand
4. Lisbon, Portugal
5. Barcelona, Spain
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6. New York, USA
7. Bangkok, Thailand
8. Los Angeles, USA
9. Paris, France
10. Berlin, Germany
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11. Budapest, Hungary
12. Amsterdam, Netherlands
13. Hong Kong
14. Phuket, Thailand
15. Miami, USA
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16. Porto, Portugal
17. Madrid, Spain
18. San Francisco, USA
20. Sydney, Australia
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21. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
22. San Diego, USA
23. Toronto, Canada
24. Milan, Italy
25. Stockholm, Sweden
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