Dubai ranked 3rd most ‘Instagrammable’ destination in the world

Global travel site Big 7 Travel put together the annual list of top 50 places

Dubai ranked 3rd most ‘Instagrammable’ destination in the world

Dubai is clearly a photogenic city, but now it’s officially been recognised around the globe as one of the most picturesque.

Global travel site Big 7 Travel has revealed its annual list of the 'World’s Most Instagrammable Places 2020', and Dubai has ranked third in the world. A congratulations is in order.

The final results were ranked in order of their visual allure and popularity on social media, including sweeping stretches of coastline, historical monuments and fancy bars.

As for how the winners were determined, the travel site used a scoring system that analysed the amount of hashtags per destination, surveying results of Big 7 Media’s 1.5 million audience, and votes cast by a panel of travel experts.

Check out the top ten list below:

1) Sydney, Australia
2) Hong Kong
3) Dubai, UAE
4) New York City, USA
5) Singapore
6) Tokyo, Japan
7) Lisbon, Portugal
8) Bali, Indonesia
9) London, England
10) Jaipur, India

Cities which made it into the Top 20 include Dubrovnik, Croatia, with Paris, France also receiving high scores, thanks to its pastel-coloured streets.

You can check out some of the best shots of Dubai by following us on Instagram @timeoutdubai.

For a better look at who made it on the top 50, click here.

More of a selife fan? Dubai has now opened up a selfie museum that’s right up your alley. Check out the details right here.

Check out some of the best spots around for that perfect snap right here.

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