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Study in one of the most-geotagged spots on the globe!

Sep 27, 2016

Travel lovers enjoy snapping pictures of their favorite places. Thanks to Instagram, we can track the most popular places right along with them. Angela Tafoya at refinery29.com went straight to the source, Instagram, and put together this list of the top 20 most-geotagged locations in the world:

  1. Times Square, New York
  2. Tower Bridge, London
  3. Eiffel Tower, Paris
  4. Red Square, Moscow
  5. Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles
  6. Istiklal Caddesi, Istanbul
  7. Parque Ibirapuera, São Paulo
  8. Vondelpark, Amsterdam
  9. Park Güell, Barcelona
  10. Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
  11. Nevsky Prospekt, Saint Peterburg
  12. Wrigley Field, Chicago
  13. Colosseum, Rome
  14. East Side Gallery, Berlin
  15. Piazza San Marco, Venice
  16. Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid
  17. Piazza del Duomo, Milan
  18. Bellagio, Las Vegas
  19. Siam Paragon, Bangkok
  20. Dubai Mall, Dubai

The TOEFL® test can help take you to all 20!

Instead of a quick visit, why not choose a university from one of these sought-out destinations? Every city on Instagram’s list has at least one college, university or institution that accepts the TOEFL® test. When you’re not in class, you can surround yourself in the bright lights of Times Square, stroll among the murals of Berlin or take in the scenery at a beautiful park in Amsterdam. 

You can even get a closer, 360-degree view of some of these cities with Google Street View. Explore the Google Street View gallery, filled with a few of these exciting locations—and many more places you can go with the TOEFL® test.