"Wild heart, child heart, all the world's your home." -Robert William Service

Increased travel is a common New Year's resolution — and for good reason. Visiting new places allows you to step outside your comfort zone, experience different cultures, and have adventures. It's one of the best (and most fun) ways to build confidence and grow as a person. Looking for some inspiration to turn your resolution into a reality? Check out these 16 wanderlust-inspiring Instagram accounts to get ideas on where to visit in 2017!

1. @jess.wandering

Followers: 220k

Based out of: Seattle, Washington, USA

In 3 words: awe-inspiring, rugged, surreal

2. @lcrush

Followers: 375

Based out of: London, UK

In 3 words: colorful, adventurous, fun

3. @lostwithpurpose

Followers: 15.9k

Based out of: their backpacks! Full-time travelers since February 2016, lived in the Netherlands before that.

In 3 words: vibrant, offbeat, educational


4. @livelikeitsthewknd

Followers: 10.4k

Based out of: Sydney, Australia

In 3 words: eclectic, muted, bohemian

5. @mariahkan

Followers: 7,588

Based out of: Montana, USA

In 3 words: mountains, lakes, hiking

6. @finduslost

Followers: 30.5k

Based out of: Amsterdam, Netherlands

In 3 words: couples, travel, wanderlust

7. @wzlouisey

Followers: 60.7k

Based out of: Banff, Alberta, Canada

In 3 words: outdoors, adventure, travel

8. @thelayoverlife_

Followers: 8,127

Based out of: London, UK

In 3 words: luxurious, sophisticated, fast-paced

9. @reema_desai


Followers: 71.6k

Based out of: Washington, DC, USA

In 3 words: airy, bright, clean

10. @tiramisumaria

Followers: 18.7k

Based out of: Ukraine

In 3 words: sunshine, exotic, colorful

11. @missholldoll

Followers: 228k

Based out of: Seattle, Washington, USA

In 3 words: nature, vistas, camping

12. @theblondeabroad

Followers: 309k

Based out of: California, USA

In 3 words: stylish, stunning, cosmopolitan

13. @danmaniel

Followers: 6,738

Based out of: Los Angeles, California, USA

In 3 words: people in nature

14. @lepostcard

Followers: 49.2k

Based out of: Los Angeles, California, USA

In 3 words: tropical, beaches, blue

15. @everchanginghorizon

Followers: 367k

Based out of: California, USA and Oahu, Hawaii, USA

In 3 words: off the grid

16. @helloemilie

Followers: 905k

Based out of: Australia

In 3 words: soft, light, pretty

What inspires you to travel? Do you follow any awesome travel accounts on Instagram? Where are you going in 2017? Leave a comment below!