The 11 Most Gorgeous Sunsets in the Whole Entire World

BRB, heading to Kenya

Remember what we said about not Instagramming sunsets? Well, we’d like to amend the rule. Please refrain from Instagramming sunsets unless you happen to find yourself in one of these 11 spots, in which case you should definitely 'gram a pic (or two).

sunset stonehenge

Stonehenge, Wiltshire, England

Do we know how it got there? Not really. Do we know that it’s a pretty magical spot for a sunset? You betcha.

sunset kenya

Masai Mara, Narok, Kenya

We chose the Masai Mara National Reserve, but honestly any park in Kenya where there’s an abundance of wildlife will do.

sunset santorini

Santorini, Greece

Reason number 149 to go to Santorini.


sunset tajmahal

Taj Mahal, Agra, India

Instagram filters need not apply.

sunset istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey

Best enjoyed aboard a boat floating along the Bosphorus.

sunset borabora

Bora Bora, Tahiti

Best enjoyed while wearing your favorite bikini and probably on your honeymoon.

sunset santamonica

Santa Monica, California

Imagine the view from atop that solar-paneled Ferris wheel.

sunset uluru

Uluru, Australia

This massive rock formation appears to change color throughout the day.

sunset rio

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

In case you want to see every kind of terrain, all at once.

sunset cinqueterre

Cinque Terre, Italy

Where buildings and nature truly become one.

sunset budapest

Budapest, Hungary

Nope, this isn’t a painting.

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