Whether you live in the UK or are planning your first trip, it can be easy to go back to the same London-centric spots when you’re looking for a day out or weekend away.
To help you expand your horizons, Instagram data tool Magi Metrics has gathered data from hashtags and geotagged locations on Instagram in order to locate the most popular beauty spots in the UK — London not included.
The data was collected by looking at locations in the UK outside of London where users had posted the hashtags #beautiful, #stunning, #wonderful, #romantic, and #lovely. After analysing more than 300,000 posts, they came up with this list – scroll down to check it out.
15. Dunnottar Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
One of the most historic tourist locations in the UK, the fortress is set on a cliff with the sea as a backdrop — a photographer’s dream.
14. Lulworth Cove, Dorset, England.
One of the most famous landforms in the country, you can enjoy panoramic views and crystal-clear waters with a visit to this UNESCO World Heritage Site. 13. Cliffs Of Dover, Kent, England.