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What's the most Instagrammed place in every state?

From the White House to the Grand Canyon, the United States has a lot of iconic places to photograph. Did you really visit if you didn't post it on Instagram?

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From the White House to the Grand Canyon, the United States has a lot of iconic places to photograph. Did you really visit if you didn't post it on Instagram?

As the year comes to a close, we took a look at some of the photo-sharing app's most popular things, courtesy of Instagram's 500 million active users. They love filters (the most popular are Clarendon and Gingham) and emojis (the most popular are hearts and the smiley face with heart eyes), and they shared the most on Halloween and 9/11.

The most Instagrammed places in the world are Disney Theme Parks, Universal Studios Theme Parks, Central Park in New York City, Times Square in New York City, the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum and the Las Vegas Strip. But each state has iconic Instagram spots too. Here are the top 5 most geo-tagged places in each state.


A friendship that has thrived on Mexican food and Christmas since 2013 #11days #weout

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1. The University of Alabama
2. Auburn University
3. Gulf Shores, Al. Beaches
4. Jordan–Hare Stadium
5. Bryant–Denny Stadium


Overeat on #Thanksgiving? You’re not alone. It looks like this bear clearly enjoyed its meal and is ready for a nap. This photo was taken near Wonder Lake in #Alaska’s #Denali #NationalPark by visitor Georgia Riddick and donated to @denalinps. #usinterior #findyourpark

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1. Denali National Park and Preserve
2. Mendenhall Glacier
3. Port of Juneau
4. Alyeska Resort
5. Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport


I got 99 problems and they all switchbacks. . . . You knew it was coming @iliketrails and @liveuntethered. . πŸ“·@iliketrails

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1. Grand Canyon
2. Hoover Dam
3. Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
4. University of Phoenix Stadium
5. Horseshoe Bend


Fall is slowly dwindling away. Winter is coming. πŸ™ŒπŸ»πŸ™ŒπŸ»

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1. University of Arkansas
2. Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
3. University of Central Arkansas
4. Table Rock Lake
5. Devil's Den State Park


I have friends on the other side πŸ˜‰ #HauntedMansionHoliday _______________________________________________________ 🏰 #WaltDisney #Disneyland 🎑#DisneyCaliforniaAdventure #DisneylandTimes 🎠 #abc7eyewitness #DisneylandPhotography #DisneylandCalifornia ✨ #MickeyMouse #TeamCanon ⛲️ #HappiestPlaceOnEarth #DisneylandDave #DisneylandHD °o°

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1. Disneyland
2. Santa Monica Pier
3. Universal Studios Hollywood
4. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
5. Hollywood Walk of Fame


So great to see my brotha for a few days! Hope you enjoyed your time man and can't wait to catch up again soon. πŸ™πŸ½

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1. Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre
2. Denver International Airport
3. Rocky Mountain National Park
4. Coors Field
5. Pepsi Center


Thrilled to announce that we have won CATERER OF THE YEAR!!!!! Many thanks to our entire team; behind and in front of the scenes: our Owner & President, Mr.Charles Spathakis, our Vice President Mr. David Griswold, all of our hard working chefs, entire management and service staff and sales team... and especially our clients and guests!! We love what we do and this is such an amazing honor!! Thank you @ctrestaurantassoc

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1. Mohegan Sun
2. Foxwoods Resort Casino
3. Yale University
4. XFINITY Theatre
5. UConn


Nothing like a good pom explosion to start your day off right! #ucastaff #fightinblue

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1. University of Delaware
2. Rehoboth Beach - on the Beach
3. On The Beach - Bethany Beach
4. Delaware State University
5. Cape Henlopen State Park


Can't believe @thedisneyman407 and I are getting married at @waltdisneyworld one month from today! πŸ’πŸ’•πŸ°πŸΎπŸ‘°πŸΌ

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1. Disney's Magic Kingdom
2. South Beach
3. Epcot
4. Universal Studios Florida
5. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood


We’re pretty sure this isn’t a letter opener. A bladed dragon claw perhaps??? Whatever it is, it should be packed in checked baggage. It was discovered in a carry-on bag at Atlanta (ATL).

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1. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
2. Georgia Aquarium
3. Buckhead Atlanta
4. Philips Arena
5. Piedmont Park


Waikiki's widest stretch of beach is calling your name! πŸ“Έ@eh.drone #hiltonhawaiianvillage #ourhawaii

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1. Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort
2. Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Hawaii
3. Lanikai Beach, Kailua
4. Honolulu International Airport
5. Aulani Disney Resort at Ko'Olina Hawaii


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1. BYU-Idaho
2. Boise State University
3. Bear Lake
4. Lake Coeur d'Alene
5. Silverwood Theme Park


Best Photo Ever!!!

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1. Wrigley Field
2. Millennium Park
3. Navy Pier
4. United Center
5. Soldier Field


Study break on the most prettiest/beautifulest/cutest/campus everrrrrπŸ’›πŸ’›πŸ’›πŸ’›

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1. Indiana University
2. Klipsch Music Center
3. Purdue University
4. Indianapolis Motor Speedway
5. Bankers Life Fieldhouse


Always remember you have your family counting on you. So this is for you future and present family πŸ—ΏπŸ”‡ PC: @daugirl

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1. Iowa State University
2. Wells Fargo Arena
3. Kinnick Stadium
4. University of Northern Iowa
5. University of Iowa


I love this gameπŸ€ (yes I made it)

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1. The University of Kansas
2. Kansas State University
3. Children's Mercy Park
4. Allen Fieldhouse
5. Kansas Speedway


Well it is Pretty Wednesday πŸ’•πŸ’πŸ½πŸ’š

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1. University of Kentucky
2. Churchill Downs
3. Western Kentucky University
4. KFC Yum! Center
5. Keeneland


Dear Bourbon Street. I raise this Abita to you. #BecauseTheyDontHaveLoneStar

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1. Bourbon Street
2. New Orleans French Quarter
3. Café Du Monde
4. Mercedes-Benz Superdome
5. 7th Ward of New Orleans



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1. Old Orchard Beach And Pier
2. Acadia National Park
3. Portland Head Light
4. Cadillac Mountain Summit
5. University of Maine


Our sod replacement is complete! The rain held off just long enough & now it's helping the growth process. Only finishing touches remain. #Birdland #OPACY #Orioles

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1. Oriole Park at Camden Yards
2. National Harbor
3. Ocean City Boardwalk
4. Seacrets Jamaica USA
5. University of Maryland, College Park


Ted Williams during construction of "Williamsburg" in Fenway Park in 1940.

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1. Fenway Park
2. Gillette Stadium
3. Boston Logan International Airport
4. TD Garden
5. Harvard University


"Make no mistake about it, we got better tonight. We got a lot better tonight.” -Coach Izzo’s thoughts on last night’s game at Duke

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1. Michigan State University
2. Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)
3. University of Michigan
4. Comerica Park
5. The Palace of Auburn Hills


can't even begin to describe this feeling. thank you everyone who came. I am absolutely stunned and insanely grateful. (had to take the muffs off cause I couldn't hear myself HA)

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1. Mall of America
2. U.S. Bank Stadium
3. Xcel Energy Center
4. Target Field
5. Lake Minnetonka


MSU President Mark E. Keenum joined faculty, staff and students today for MSU on the Move's "Celebrity Walk" around the Drill Field. A university initiative funded through a grant from the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation, MSU on the Move is expanding and creating more opportunities for the campus to engage in healthy activities related to physical fitness, nutrition and overall wellness. #WeRingTrue

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1. Mississippi State University
2. The University of Southern Mississippi
3. Vaught–Hemingway Stadium
4. Jackson State University
5. Beau Rivage Resort & Casino


Thanks to all who donated to our 5th annual Cardinals Care Holiday Gift Drive! And thanks to all our friends at American Red Cross, KMOV, Fontbonne University & @stlouisblues front office staff who helped collect and wrap over 2,000 gifts for area youth!

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1. Busch Stadium
2. St. Louis Gateway Arch, Missouri
3. Kansas City Royals Kauffman Stadium
4. Saint Louis Zoo
5. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art


by @drewtrush // The snow has started flying here in the U.S. and for me, that always means it’s time to start looking for mountain lions! Having the added benefit of snow allows researchers like @yellowstone_cougar_project to track these beautiful cats and find out where they are moving and where they like to walk. In this case, it means past a huge elk rack along the base of a cliff in Yellowstone National Park. We get a lot of questions as to wether or not we placed this rack there, but I can assure you this is how we found it. Because of a rule in the National Park that you can’t take shed antlers out of the park, we were able to set up our remote camera in this amazing location. Without that rule, this rack would have been long gone and hanging on someones wall. Think it’s fake? Follow along with @drewtrush to see the next image in the sequence and learn a little more of the backstory how we capture these images! @yellowstonenps

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1. Yellowstone National Park
2. Glacier National Park
3. Flathead Lake
4. Big Sky, Montana
5. Montana State University


Strike a pose. . . . . . . . #ia365 #exploringiowa #thisisiowa #desmoines #ia_ag #all_iowa #ig_iowa #iowalife #seizedesmoines #catchdsm #iowasunsets #sony #sonyalpha #a6000 #sonya6000 #sonyalpha6000 #sonyalphasclub #sonyimages #midwestexplorers #igersmidwest #midwestmoments #usfws #ig_countryside #roamtheplanet #ourplanetdaily #welivetoexplore #simplyadventure #activedsmfamily

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1. Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
2. CenturyLink Center Omaha
3. Memorial Stadium
4. University of Nebraska-Lincoln
5. Vala's Pumpkin Patch



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1. Las Vegas Strip
2. Bellagio Las Vegas
3. The Venetian Las Vegas
4. MGM Grand Las Vegas
5. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

New Hampshire

Today I met the cutest puppy I have ever seen

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1. University of New Hampshire
2. Lake Winnipesaukee
3. Hampton Beach, New Hampshire
4. White Mountains New Hampshire
5. Plymouth State University

New Jersey

Mutual respect.

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1. MetLife Stadium
2. Six Flags Great Adventure
3. Newark Liberty International Airport
4. BB&T Pavilion
5. Prudential Center

New Mexico

The new colored lights in @pocapastalipstick 's room are so pretty... metal work by Geoff Banzhof πŸ’— . . . . . . #meowwolf #meowwolfshouseofeternalreturn #santafe #santafenm #newmexico #murals

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1. Meow Wolf
2. Balloon Fiesta Park
3. White Sands Monument National Park NM
4. The University of New Mexico - UNM
5. New Mexico State University

New York

Concrete | Jungle @nyonair | @flynyon

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1. Central Park
2. Times Square
3. Brooklyn Bridge
4. The Garden
5. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

North Carolina

Here we have AA572 Ready for departure at Charlotte Douglas international airport on route to The beautiful city of Atlanta! Picture taken by me :) Flight Information •Airline — @americanair •Aircraft — Airbus A319-132 •REG : #N822AW •Route — CLT-ATL •Age -- 15 years and 11 months •Engine model — V2524-A5 #V1R400R

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1. Charlotte Douglas International Airport
2. Lake Norman
3. Carowinds
4. Bank of America Stadium
5. PNC Music Pavilion

North Dakota

Enjoying a latte in an aesthetically pleasing coffee shop has been added to the top of my list of favorite things about Fargo

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1. Fargo, North Dakota
2. University of North Dakota
3. North Dakota State University
4. Ralph Engelstad Arena
5. Grand Forks, North Dakota



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1. Quicken Loans Arena
2. Cedar Point
3. The Ohio State University
4. Progressive Field
5. Kings Island


The Boss Lady! 2Shoes! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜˜

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1. Chesapeake Energy Arena
2. Oklahoma State University
3. The University of Oklahoma
4. BOK Center
5. Boone Pickens Stadium


4am flights aren't that horrible...

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1. Portland International Airport
2. Seaside Beach
3. Multnomah Falls
4. Crater Lake National Park
5. University of Oregon


Don't quit. πŸ‘ŠπŸΌβ € β € #GonnaFlyNow @officialslystallone πŸƒπŸ»πŸƒπŸΎπŸƒπŸΌ‍♀️ πŸƒπŸ» πŸƒπŸ½‍♀️ πŸƒπŸ½ πŸƒ‍♀️ πŸƒπŸΎπŸƒπŸ»‍♀️

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1. Philadelphia Museum of Art
2. Lincoln Financial Field
3. PNC Park
4. Citizens Bank Park
5. Temple University

Rhode Island

【'Jane the virgin' star to Brown students: Be the hero in your own story】#brownuniversitynews · [In a lecture that drew on her personal and professional experiences, actress Gina Rodriguez told students to be bold, to take risks and to be the heroes in their own stories.] · On a blustery November night in New England as far removed as possible from the palm trees that sprawl the set of “Jane the Virgin,” television star Gina Rodriguez cast her comedic approach aside to deliver a Brown Lecture Board talk to students that touched on body positivity, leaping into the unknown and maintaining a strong sense of self-appreciation. · A Chicago, Ill., native and an aspiring entertainer since her childhood years, Rodriguez is perhaps best known for her role as Jane Villanueva on the CW network comedy/drama. Her portrayal of a young woman who is accidently inseminated earned her a Golden Globe win in 2015 and a second recent nomination for Best Actress in a Television Series. · Much of her fame and success, she told a room packed with Brown students on Monday, Nov. 21, can be whittled down to a phrase her father etched into her head at an early age: “Today is a great day. I can and I will.” · Repeating those words every day in front of a mirror, Rodriguez thought of her routine as a silly habit she’d picked up. But after arriving at New York University to study drama, she was diagnosed with thyroid disease, a condition often marked by tiredness and weight gain. She felt like she was cursed, she said. · “I already have all these things against me,” Rodriguez said she thought at the time. “I’m broke, I’m brown, I don’t look like ladies in the movies, and I just wanted to be a leading lady.” · But she called upon her father’s advice, she said, which resonated with her more then than ever. · Since then, Rodriguez has landed roles in major films and television shows, including stints on “Law & Order,” “Army Wives” and, of course, “Jane the Virgin.” She’s also set to star in the upcoming sci-fi thriller, “Annihilation,” alongside Natalie Portman, Oscar Isaac and Tessa Thompson, among others. #BrownUniversity

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1. Brown University
2. University of Rhode Island
3. Misquamicut State Beach
4. Block Island R.I.
5. Roger Williams Park Zoo

South Carolina

You know it's off season beach time when this pulls up to share your beach space. 82 degrees Hilton Head SC

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1. Hilton Head Island Beach
2. University of South Carolina
3. Broadway at the Beach
4. Charleston Historic District
5. Williams-Brice Stadium

South Dakota

Every year, over three million visitors head to South Dakota's Mount Rushmore National Memorial to catch a glimpse of some of the most memorable faces in USA history. Hands up if this monumental view is on your USA bucket list! πŸ™Œ πŸ“·: @wanderthemap #VisitTheUSA

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1. Mount Rushmore National Memorial
2. Badlands National Park
3. South Dakota State University
4. The University of South Dakota
5. Denny Sanford PREMIER Center


Bold strategy, let's see if it pays off for 'em.

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1. Bridgestone Arena
2. Great Smoky Mountains National Park
3. Downtown On Broadway, Nashville
4. Grand Ole Opry
5. Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center


When you have a 767 and @42ndwitness at your disposal and the sun is just right youMUST stage a photo shoot, right? #DALvsMIN

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1. Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
2. The San Antonio River Walk
3. AT&T Stadium
4. American Airlines Center
5. 6th Street, Austin, TX


We first got to meet Sabrina @leave.her.wild_ and Steele at a Joshua Tree meet up in the Spring of 2015. They both made such a great impression of how one can live a full life surrounded by nature. They both helped inspire the idea of starting National Park Geek. Please give Brandon's post below a read and help if you can this season of sharing and goodwill. •••••• Thank you Brandon @road.trip.dad a National Park Geek Ambassador for sharing Sabrina's story. ・・・ This is Sabrina @leave.her.wild_ and her son Steele. She was one of the first "adventure family" folks I connected with after starting Road Trip Dad. Throughout the past year and a half, I have been in awe of this single mom who dedicated herself to giving her son an enriching and unconventional life of hiking, camping, and travel. You could tell through her photos and stories that it was a life he loved. Sadly, because her parenting choices are not the cookie-cutter "norm," they have been used against her by an absentee father and a broken justice system and now this amazing mother has lost custody of her son. I encourage all of you that are passionate about family and the outdoors to go look at her feed. Scroll back through this past year and see Sabrina and Steele's story. Go to the link to her gofundme account in her profile. Give your support to this mom who is now suffering for being brave enough to give her son more than the usual routine childhood. #givingtuesday --------- #nationalparkgeek #FYPyes #nps #nps100 #nationalpark #nationalparks #americasbestidea #findyourpark #goparks #nationalparkfoundation #everykidinapark #nature #naturelovers

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1. Zion National Park
2. Arches National Park
3. Bryce Canyon National Park
4. Salt Lake City International Airport
5. BYU (Brigham Young University)


The light at the end of the tunnel - it's sososo close to thanksgiving break! Who saw the sunset and who took a picture of it? Don't forget to tag us, and #uvmpotd too! Happy Friday everyone 🌞🍴✨

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1. University of Vermont
2. Stratton Mountain Resort
3. Burlington Waterfront
4. Mount Snow
5. Stowe Mountain Resort



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1. Virginia Beach Oceanfront
2. James Madison University
3. Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
4. Busch Gardens Williamsburg
5. Kings Dominion


wishing i was still here. || #seattle 🌧

A photo posted by LEIGHANN KAMIFUJI (@leighannk_) on

1. Pike Place Market
2. Space Needle
3. Safeco Field
4. CenturyLink Field
5. Chihuly Garden and Glass

Washington, D.C.

'Tis the Season! πŸŽ„

A photo posted by First Lady Michelle Obama (@michelleobama) on

1. White House
2. Lincoln Memorial
3. Washington Monument National Monument
4. The Capitol, Washington D.C.
5. Nationals Park

West Virginia

Thanks for enduring the cold with me beautiful ☺️

A photo posted by Jaryd Wolak (@jrock_jaryd) on

1. Milan Puskar Stadium
2. Snowshoe Mountain
3. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
4. West Virginia University
5. The Greenbrier


Game time! Our friend @boboinoc captured this exciting Bears vs. Packers game at Lambeau Field with his Fisheye lens. What a perfect view. #olloclip #football #nfl

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1. Lambeau Field
2. University of Wisconsin-Madison
3. Miller Park Stadium
4. Devil's Lake State Park
5. Milwaukee Art Museum


This Gate welcome all to the first National Park. The spirit of the National Parks is strong! •••••• Many thanks to our friend Jake @jacobwfrank for showing off this perfect composition. ・・・ "For the benefit and enjoyment of the people." It's so awesome to be a part of a tradition that people are so passionate about. 😍 #YellowstoneNPS -------- #nationalparkgeek #FYPyes #nps #nps100 #nationalpark #nationalparks #americasbestidea #findyourpark #goparks #nationalparkfoundation #everykidinapark #nature #naturelovers #yellowstone #yellowstonenationalpark

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1. Yellowstone National Park
2. Grand Teton National Park
3. The Rave / Eagles Club
4. Jackson Hole Mountain Resort
5. Jackson Town Square