Based on the number of images geotagged to specific locations, Instagram has announced New Zealand’s top 10 spots for 2017 that got followers excitedly exclaiming “Wow!”.

#1. MILFORD SOUND South Island

Milford Sound (realjourneys.co.nz)

Milford Sound is New Zealand’s most famous tourist destination. When British author Rudyard Kipling, author of The Jungle Book and Captain Courageous among other famous books, visited Milford Sound in 1891, he called it the “eighth wonder of the world”. Bordered by breathtakingly spectacular rock canyons, the 16km long Milford Sound is the best known of all the fiords in New Zealand and the only one that can be accessed by road. I have previously written a blog on this tourist magnet. read more