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Milford Sound is Instagram’s most popular Kiwi destination

December 7, 2017 Social Media No Comments Email Email

Instagram has announced New Zealand’s top 10 spots to get your followers swooning. The top spots are based on the number of images geotagged to specific locations. The 2017 list see some old favourites as well as some new entries including a new location sitting at number one – Milford Sound.

Tourism New Zealand General Manager, Australia Tony Saunders said, “New Zealand scenery is unrivalled and we know travellers love to share it with their followers. We’re not surprised to see Milford Sound take the number one spot this year. Rudyard Kipling has described it as the ‘eighth wonder of the world’ and its breathtaking any time of year so we anticipate more Aussie visitors to take in the scenic views next year.”

 Instagram’s top ten are:

·         Milford Sound

·         Hobbiton Movie Set, Matamata

·         Lake Tekapo  (TBC

·         Mount Maunganui 

·         Aoraki Mount Cook

·         Lake Wanaka, Central Otago (

·         Tongariro Alpine Crossing

·         Takapuna Beach, Auckland

·         Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown

·         Lake Pukaki

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