Best Italy Instagram Accounts

It’s no secret that I’ve been fascinated by life in Italy since I first stayed in the Oltrarno area of Florence during my study abroad course 20 years ago. In recent years I’ve connected with a bunch of bloggers, photographers, and tour guides who live in Italy and have even become online friends with some of them. It’s a pleasure to see life in Italy going by when I see their photos every day. There are many notable Italy Instagram accounts, and I’ve surely missed some of the best, but these are my favorites.

Browsing Italy

A beautiful Instagram feed of photos from around Italy.

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Gillian’s Lists on Instagram

Gillian is a Rome-based app writer who shares photos of life in Rome.

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Lost in Florence

One of my favorite websites about Florence, Lost in Florence shares scenes from everyday life in Florence.

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Italy Alexandra

Alexandra Lawrence is a tour guide for Context Travel and shares photos of life in Florence and the art and architecture that inspire her work.

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Girl in Florence

If you love Florence like I do, you have to follow Georgette, a “Tuscan Texan” who shares photos of the hotspots and everyday life in Florence and beyond.

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Not My Nonni

Not My Nonni is an Instagram account of photos of grandpas in Italy. If you’ve been to Italy, you know that Italian old guys are a pretty stylish and interesting bunch.

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Art Trav

My friend Alexandra’s Instagram feed has photos of Florence’s art and architecture as well as the Maremma, the Tuscan countryside where she often spends weekends.

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Marco Badiani

Photographer and director of Florence’s English-speaking newspaper, The Florentine, shares his beautiful images on Instagram.

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Alla Fiorentina

This California girl who settled in Florence has especially beautiful images of Florence.

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Anything Tuscan

One of my favorites! Katja shares the view from her olive grove as well as images of the Tuscan countryside where she lives.

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Vicolo dei Fuggiti

Molly McIlwrath, a fellow Californian, shares little details of life in Florence and the small town of Pistoia, where she lives.

https://instagram.com/vicolodeifuggiti

Walks of Italy

This guided tour company shares images from all over Italy, like this one from Treia, a small town in Le Marche:

https://instagram.com/walksofitaly/

Too Much Tuscany

I had the pleasure of working with Valentina when I was in Florence for the Florens 2012 conference. She’s a native Tuscan who shares images from the region–if you’re into Tuscany, this account is for you.

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Elizabeth Minchilli

This author of Eating Rome: Living the Good Life in the Eternal City captures life in Rome, especially through its food.

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What do you think are the best Italy Instagram accounts? Any that I missed?

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