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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


Find yourself a hotel deal with Mr & Mrs Smith

20 Oct 2017

See red in Koh Samui

Stylist heads to Thailand to experience one of the most spectacular swimming pools in the world

by The Stylist web team
17 Oct 2017

You're more likely to get better service on a plane if you sit here

We've got all the in-flight seating tips you could ever want

by Megan Murray
16 Oct 2017

These are the 10 happiest places to live in the UK

Is it time for a change of scenery?

by Susan Devaney
11 Oct 2017

Discover a Costwolds bolthole with museum-worthy art

Stylist finds Artist Residence Oxfordshire more than lives up to its name

by Amy Adams
10 Oct 2017

The 10 dreamiest (and most expensive) streets to live on in the UK

We should have started saving about ten years ago

by Megan Murray
04 Oct 2017

Discover the real Rome that lies beyond the silver screen

Stylist goes behind the scenes at the living film set that is Rome

by The Stylist web team
03 Oct 2017

Seriously hip hotels you need to follow on Instagram

From a rock’n’roll hideaway in Texas to a futuristic glampsite in Devon

by Anna Hart
28 Sep 2017

Step between the scenes of Australia’s artsy second city…

Melbourne shuns beaches and boardwalks for coffee, culture and creativity, finds Stylist

by The Stylist web team
26 Sep 2017

This is how to book an NYC shopping trip with Sarah Jessica Parker

Sex and the City fans, this is not a drill

by Megan Murray
26 Sep 2017