Top Travel Ideas for Photography

If you are going on a photography vacation and need information on your destination or are you searching for ideas on where to go for a travel and photography vacation, we have a list of top travel and photography blogs with best travel photography tips.  The travel blogs are also helpful for non-photographers to get ideas and tips on what to see during your vacation.

United States Destinations
International Destinations

These travel and photography blogs have ideas on the best places to photograph at a destination, when to photograph these places, equipment and travel photography tips, and photography techniques.  The United States destinations are organized by State and the International places are listed by country.

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United States

Rainbow on Yellowstone Lower Falls


Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Photography Tips
What Photography Gear to Bring on an Alaskan Cruise?
Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Review and General Tips
Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Anchorage and Whittier
Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Hubbard Glacier
Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Icy Straight Point
Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Juneau Excursion
Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Tracy Arm and Sawyer Glacier
Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Skagway, Yukon and the White Pass Railroad
Photographing an Alaskan Cruise – Exploring Ketchikan and the trip to Vancouver
Humpback Whale Breaching Sequence – Alaska


Yosemite – Nature at its Best
Photographing Death Valley National Park’s Other Worldly Landscapes – Part 1
Photographing Death Valley National Park’s Other Worldly Landscapes – Part 2
Death Valley’s Alien Landscapes
A View of Death Valley with Panorama Photos from the iPhone 5


Bird Photography at J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge
Hot Spots for Bird Photography in Southwest Florida
Photographing Shore Birds at Bunche Beach Preserve, Florida
What to Photograph on Sanibel Island, Florida
Photographing birds at Tippecanoe Environmental Park in Port Charlotte
Bird Photography at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Florida
Bailey Tract Trails on Sanibel Island – A Great Place for Nature Photography
Bird Photography – Shady Hollow Road Rookery in Southwest, Florida
Photographing the Burrowing Owls of Cape Coral, Florida
Lover’s Key State Park in Florida is for Nature Lovers and Photographers
Florida Nature Photography – Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
Florida Nature Photography – Rotary Park, Cape Coral
Southwest Florida Bird Photography – Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary
Southwest Florida Photography, Myakka River State Park
Southwest Florida Bird Photography – Venice Rookery


What to photograph at Waikiki Beach?
Visiting and Photographing Pearl Harbor


Photographing White Pelicans on the Mississippi River


Jasper-Pulaski Sandhill Crane Migration
Wolf Park – A Great Place to Photograph and Learn About Wolves


Photographing Bald Eagles on the Upper Mississippi River
Photographing White Pelicans on the Mississippi River


Photographing Acadia National Park – Part 1
Photographing Acadia National Park – Part 2 – The Surrounding Area
Photographing Acadia National Park – Thuya Garden
Photographing Grafton Notch State Park, Maine
Photograph 5 Lighthouses in a Single Morning in Portland, Maine
Photographing the Lighthouses of Maine’s Midcoast
Visiting the Midcoast of Maine – Spend a Day in Camden
Touring the Midcoast of Maine – Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens


Photographing Red Rock Canyon using Long Exposure Techniques


Photographing Summer Wildflowers in Ohio
Hale Farm and Village Civil War Reenactment
Nature Photography at Sandy Ridge Reservation
Photographing the Mansfield Reformatory
Killdeer Plains Wildlife Area – A Place to Photograph Raptors
Photographing the Great Blue Heron Rookery at Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Photographing the Spring Bird Migration at Magee Marsh
Photographing Ducks at the Castalia Duck Pond
Where to Photograph the Fall Colors in Cuyahoga Valley National Park


Photographing the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg
Photographing Waterfalls at Ohiopyle State Park, Pennsylvania


Try Tremont Road to Photograph Waterfalls and Cascades away from the Smoky Mountain Crowds
Where to Photograph to Sunrises and Sunsets in the Smoky Mountains
Photographing Roaring Fork Waterfalls in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Photographing Wildflowers in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Hike the Ocanaluftee River Trail for Wildflower Photography
Meigs Falls, A Smoky Mountains Waterfall Right Along the Road
Photographing Laurel Falls in the Smoky Mountains
Photographing Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park


Photographing Vermont in the Fall – Route 100
Photographing Vermont in the Fall – Woodstock Area
Photographing Vermont in the Fall – Groton State Forest Area
Photographing Vermont – President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site
Photographing Vermont in the Fall – Shelburne


Photographing Dark Hollow Falls in Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
Where to View and Photograph the Sunrise in Shenandoah National Park
Hiking and Photographing the Stony Man Trail in Shenandoah National Park?
Photographing Rose River Falls in Shenandoah National Park
Is the Calf Mountain Trail in Shenandoah worth it for Landscape Photographers?
Photographing Colonial Williamsburg
Photographing Yorktown Battlefield and Area
Visiting and Photographing Historic Jamestown
Hiking and Photographing York River State Park
Plenty of Photo Compositions at Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia
Visiting and Photographing the Plantations along the James River
Photo Opportunities at the Maymont Nature Center in Richmond, Virginia

Washington D.C.

Visiting and Photographing the National Mall in Washington D.C.
A Photographer’s Visit to the Arlington National Cemetery

West Virginia

What to Photograph at Blackwater Falls State Park?
Photograph Beautiful Landscapes at Bear Rocks Preserve in Dolly Sods Wilderness Area
A Photography Drive in the Scenic Canaan Valley, West Virginia


Photographing the Lighthouses in Kenosha, Wisconsin


Yellowstone Top Photos of Geothermal Features
Yellowstone – Top Wildlife Photos
Yellowstone Wildlife Photography – What Lenses to Bring?
Photographing Yellowstone – Landscapes
Photographing Yellowstone – Wildlife
Photographing Geothermal Activity at Yellowstone
Photographing Yellowstone – Equipment and Navigating the Park
Photographing Yellowstone – Travel and Lodging
Top Yellowstone Landscape Photography Ideas – Part 1
Top Yellowstone Landscape Photography Ideas – Part 2
The Waterfalls of Yellowstone National Park
Photographing Mammoth Hot Springs Terraces, Yellowstone National Park

International Destinations

Taj Mahal


Bahrain Travel Photography


Visiting Vancouver – Best Places to Photograph
Photographing Stanley Park in Vancouver, British Columbia

Dominican Republic

Excellence Punta Cana Review – Accommodations and Dining
Excellence Punta Cana Review – Things to Do
Photography Opportunities at Excellence Punta Cana


India Travel Photography Blog
12 Examples of Indian Street Photography
India Travel Tips
How Much can you Carry on a Motorcycle (In India)?
Transportation in India – What’s on the Road? (Part 1)
Transportation in India – What’s on the Road?  (Part 2)
Driving in India, A photo opportunity?
Focus on Culture with your Travel Photography – India 

Taj Mahal Photography Tips
The Arches and Architecture of Agra Fort
When to Visit Agra, India and the Taj Mahal?
Photographing on the Road to Agra, India
Street Photography in Agra, India – the Home of the Taj Mahal

Places to See and Photograph in Goa, India
The Churches of Goa, India

Photographing the Golconda Fort, Hyderabad, India

Mahabalipuram, India a Great Stop for Photographers and Tourists

Visiting and Photographing Jaipur, Rajasthan, India – Forts and Palaces
What to Photograph in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India?