There’s no denying that California, filled with sparkling beaches, palm trees, and trendy avenues decorated with street art, is one of the most picturesque destinations in the world. But that doesn’t mean that all California spots are created equal in front of the lens—or in front of your followers.

Some places just seem made for a postcard—or, more likely in this day and age—for an Instagram post. These are our top 20 picks for the most camera-ready spots throughout The Golden State.