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Brief description: This projects demonstrates the most popular vacation destinations in the world according to Instagram users. We scrapped photos with hashtag ‘wakacje’ (eng. vacation) taken in June and July 2018. More than 230 000 posts were downloaded from Instagram, and 180 000 of them had geolocation. Data was cleaned and transformed into geojson for the purpose of using Google Maps JavaScript API. The first part shows various places around the world, with focus on each continent. Not surprisingly, Europe had the most posts, with massive presence of Poles especially in Croatia, Italy and Turkey.

Data source: Instagram INC

Technological stack: Python, Scrapy, SQL, Google Maps Javascript API