Mesmerizing white-sand beaches, crystal-clear blue waters and remote archipelagoes await the adventurous traveler who treks to this incredible East African country. Rich in culture, tradition and awe-inspiring nature, these 15 Instagrams just scored Mozambique a spot at the top of our travel bucket list.

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Start things off with an introduction to the country’s culture and history at the gorgeous Jardim de Memória.

Ilha de Moçambique’s (an island off of the coast of Mozambique) colonial buildings give the illusion of a city lost in time.

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The stunning Maputo train station was designed by Alexandre Gustave Eiffel (the very same man behind the Eiffel Tower).

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Fish. It’s what’s for dinner.

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Yeah, we could definitely get used to waking up to this every morning.

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Not your Nantucket sand dunes.

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Pick tea leaves right off the branch in Gurúè for the freshest afternoon cup of your life.

Say hello to your neighbors at Gorongosa National Park.

Don’t forget about this guy!

Shop for fruits and vegetables at the Inhambane market.

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The views at Bazaruto Island alone are worth the trip.

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Quick: Painting or photo?

A very special reading nook.

Nature FTW.

Taking float therapy to the next level.

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