Looking for some Insta-piration? The beach, skyline and drop-dead sunsets, Miami is one of the world’s most photogenic cities.
The 305 looks great from almost every angle, but beefing up your feed with photos that will have your Instagram followers green with envy takes some planning. Luckily, WPH has the lowdown on Miami’s most Instagram-worthy spots. Follow our suggestions below and shoot like a Pro!
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Ocean Drive at 10th St
Beautiful Art Deco architecture and all the movement of SoBe. This is a perfect starting spot on your Instagram exploration. Why not jump on one of WPH’s Martone bikes and show your followers how much fun you’re having!
10th St Lifeguard Towers
If you want to capture the visual identity of Miami, you have to snap the lifeguard towers. The 31 Tropical Deco towers lure professional photographers from around the world looking to capture Miami’s vibe in a still.
South Point Pier
1 Washington Ave
Take that perfect shot on the century-old pier with its spectacular views of South Beach, Government Cut, and the downtown skyline. This will definitely get your friends asking “Where the #$@&! are you?”
1111 Lincoln Rd
For lovers of architecture and design, this is the spot! The Herzog & de Meuron-designed 1111 Lincoln Road complex is at the forefront of modern design and screams Miami. Reinterpreting Tropical Modernism the raw structures and irregular columns create fascinating shadows that turn it on for photography. Make sure to gram this new Miami icon.
2520 NW2nd Ave
What started as a few murals for Art Basel 2009 has evolved into one of the country’s hottest street art destinations. Wynwood Walls is home to over 40 murals by some top artists, including Shepard Fairey and Ryan McGuinness. The street art mecca is definitely worth an Instagram shot and if you’re really into it why not a couple of Insta-stories too!
2000 Convention Center Dr
With a bunch of Insta-worthy locations, the Botanical Gardens is the perfect spot to get a post of Miami’s softer side, out of the bustle and relaxing in the lush green. Join a lunchtime yoga class and share a story to show off your zen.
1130 Ocen Dr
With beautiful ocean and Art Deco architecture views, the 74-acre Lummus Park is a top spot for Instagram posts. Make sure to leave some time to hit the beach!
2100 Biscayne Blvd
You don’t need to be a rum-lover to be an absolute fan of the brand’s former headquarters. The jewlbox style building is totally Miami. Wander around the property and get a feel for the design, it is full of amazing spots for an Insta posts, stories or even a boomerang!
New World Symphony
500 17th St
Located in the heart of Miami Beach, the New World Symphony building is a definite must for your Insta feed. It joins the wave of new architecture and design in Miami. The rectangle shaped white building with its bends and folds within its interior is visible from the main entrances 80 foot high glass wall. It is an absolute must for all design fans.
This beautiful neighborhood and man-mad island in Biscayne Bay provides great Instagram-worthy spots to take the ultimate selfie. Go at sunset for the best lighting!
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