In the process of creating this blog, I spend a lot of time on stock photo sites searching for shots of “adventure travel,” “adventure woman,” and “adventure couple.” I also spend a lot of time following “adventurer” accounts on Instagram. And in the course of that research, I’ve concluded that the modern hipster version of the adventure travel photo has squat to do with reality.
Lovely travel bloggers, Insta-lebrities, Unsplash contributors, and the like: I totally get that social media where we live our fantasies. No one wants to see “adventure woman” with chapped lips and snot running down her nose.
But as someone who blogs for real people, I’m begging you. Could we please see less of the following outdoor and travel photo cliches? Continue reading 7 Annoying Adventure Travel Photo Cliches You Need to Avoid