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Around the world in pictures

Explore images from every country in the world to inspire your next travel trip

Travel looks a bit different these days, but it hasn’t quite left our consciousness yet. Travel companies are eager to inspire confidence in potential jetsetters and the global COVID vaccine rollout should help alleviate some of the health concerns. Perhaps vaccine travel passports will become necessary to ensure safe travel.

It may seem early to think about it now but to some, travel is an essential experience in life and not just something for leisure. The late, great Antony Bourdain once said:

image comp with Anthony Bourdain quote about travel: “…move. As far as you can, as much as you can. Across the ocean, or simply across the river. The extent to which you can walk in someone else's shoes or at least eat their food, it's a plus for everybody. Open your mind, get up off the couch, move.”
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While travel may be difficult right now, that doesn’t stop us from dreaming and making plans. Travel companies are looking to innovate and make travelling safer such as encouraging more outdoor activities or getting directly picked up from the airport to ensure less contact.

We put together a collection showcasing what the future of travel might look like. So start satisfying your feelings of wanderlust and inspire your next travel plans.

Matt started off as a live music photographer covering up-and-coming bands in Brighton, and since then has become enamoured by the power of pictures. With a penchant for storytelling, he's on a mission to uncover unique images from the Alamy library and tell the story behind them.