Travel Destinations for Photographers in 2017

There are many places around the world which boast breathtaking landscapes, iconic architecture and scenic views that every photographer will want to see. For 2017, we’ve come up with a list of travel destinations with awesome visual stimulation and natural light.


The grace and harmony of the ancient Athenian structures and majestic beaches in Santorini never cease to attract a crowd of photographers from all over the world. This tourist destination, famous for its white-washed walls and blue roofs, is too beautiful to resist. Everywhere you look, you can see potential subjects.


It’s not easy to enter Bhutan and traveling there can be quite pricey. However, the country has a rich culture, warm people and natural splendors that are worth seeing at least once in your life. Things like the houses built on cliffs and the colorful clothing of the locals will make for numerous good photo opportunities


If you enjoy taking snaps of vintage items and historic architecture, Cuba is the perfect place to go. Expect to see beautifully maintained old cars, street fixtures and venerable buildings, because this place seems like modernization hasn’t more than scratched it. Walking down the streets of Havana will make you feel like you’ve traveled back in time.


There are many things to see and do in Turkey. This country, which has been labeled as one of the most photogenic in the world, has breathtaking buildings dating from different centuries, unspoiled coastlines and glorious mountains. Aside from taking a tour of its photographic attractions, you can also enjoy the relaxing Turkish baths and delicious local cuisine.

South Africa

You can find an enormous variety of wildlife species in Africa. Therefore it remains a favorite destination for the photographer who has a penchant for action photos. Cheetahs, wildebeests and giraffes can serve as perfect subjects for exotic photographs which you can mount on your wall to impress guests.

The Western Cape coastline is a must-see destination because of its sandy beaches and cliffs that resemble the Big Sur in California. The wine country around Stellenbosch and Franschoek is also worth a visit.

America’s Four Corners

The region where Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Colorado meet houses dozens of conservation areas, State Parks and geologic features that will be a treat for your eyes. The Grand Canyon and Monument Valley will always be our favorite and given its natural beauty, will give you amazing photos without fail!

Be it for your hobby or work, reward yourself with a luxurious getaway to places where you can take spectacular photographs with your DSLR camera. Pictures taken at the travel destinations on the list will need minimal editing, since they will already be stunning as they are.