To “ooh” and “aww” over friends’ vacation snaps, you used to have to wait for them to develop the film, go over to their house, and have them schlep out a big old photo album. But these days, it’s easier than ever to live vicariously through others’ travels. Celebs get to jet-set all the time, so they’re the perfect people to look to when you’re compiling your travel wish list. Here are some of the most wanderlust-y posts that your favourite celebrities shared this week, that are perfect for when you’re dreaming of different shores… except, you have to go to work tomorrow.
Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky frolic on Australian beaches
First of all, these two are the cutest. Secondly, the landscape of Orpheus Island is breathtaking, and seems like not only a great couples’ destination, but a great getaway for the whole squad.
Ansel Elgort is really jazzed to be in Beijing
This photo snapped by his brother Warren is a lot more exciting than the one Ansel posted on his own account, but both are enough to make you want to head to China to have a fun photoshoot of your own, right?
Troian Bellisario captures a beautiful sight through an airplane window
You don’t have to leave the country to have a great travel experience. Troian’s just flying from New York to Pittsburgh, and it looks like a gorgeous journey. Check out this video of the plane flying through some clouds. Magical!
Tyler Blackburn paddleboards through Southeast Asia
Troian’s Pretty Little Liars co-star is quite the jet-setter, as evidenced by this stunning shot of him paddle boarding in Cambodia. His feed for the past couple weeks has been nothing but shot after shot of magazine-worthy travel pics.
Alicia Keys shares a sweet message of gratitude at sunrise
Who hasn’t gotten a little emotional at a sunrise? There’s something about breaking dawn that makes you get all up in your feelings, and that’s a beautiful thing, as is this video. As is this beach. As is her hair.
Chelsea Handler goes on an epic hike in Cape Town
O. M. G. Even if Chelsea might have been a wee bit unprepared for this hike, it has to have been worth it, because look at that view. It’s absolutely stunning, and makes you want to start looking up cheap flights to South Africa.
Kelly Clarkson gets spooked in her own backyard
Sometimes the best solution when you feel that itch is to just have a staycation! In Kelly’s case, she went for a creepy cruise through the woods to try to spot some bats… and let’s just say she accomplishes her goal.