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These gorgeous travel photos are the ultimate in Accidental Wes Anderson

The fictional worlds evoked in film by director Wes Anderson are instantly recognisable by their precise symmetry, eye-catching backdrops, and obscure colour palettes: from the skies, to the buildings, to the furniture, to the very outfits donned by the characters, everything is picturesque, incredibly dream-like, and as far from the real world as possible.

Or is it?

The people of Reddit have joined forces to share the ‘Accidentally Wes Anderson’ locations that they have stumbled across in the real world, and they make for some truly spectacular photographs. Scroll through to see just a handful of our favourites...


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Laptop with a view: how getting closer to nature fuels creativity

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Women doing ‘men's work’: striking images smash gender clichés

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Dog owners have found a hilarious way to get around the subway ban


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by Sarah Biddlecombe
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Discover an unspoilt corner of Sicily

With miles of wild, sandy beaches, a rich history and even richer cuisine, Stylist falls for south-east Sicily

by The Stylist web team
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All your holiday dreams are about to come true

by Megan Murray
09 Aug 2017

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Swim off Shetland's secret beaches

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by Anna Hart
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Is the ‘wanderlust gene’ the reason why you can’t stop travelling?

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by Moya Crockett
04 Aug 2017

The world’s best sleeper train routes

Time to bunk up, from the UK to Europe and beyond

by Anna Brech
02 Aug 2017

This is how to find the cheapest flights on the internet

Less money spent on flights equals more money for the aperol spritz budget

by Sarah Biddlecombe
02 Aug 2017

Grab some friends and escape to a Balearic paradise

Stylist heads to a Mallorcan villa in search of sun, seclusion and stunning views

by Stylist
01 Aug 2017

Retreat to a fantasy pad in northern Cornwall

Stylist is one of the first to stay at the UK's coolest self-catering bolthole

by Susan Riley
25 Jul 2017