Listen to your mom and make reading an outdoor activity. Photos by @offalltime, @valerielily, and @fluxi.
INSTAGRAM – When the sun is out, you should be too. Check out these inspiring outdoor shots for getting comfy with a good book.
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The Thomas Heatherwick spinning chairs at LA's Hammer Museum making reading (and sitting) super fun.
Villa Buena Onda in Costa Rica wins for the reading spot with the best view.
Act scholarly overseas in Rijksmuseum's research library in Amsterdam.
Wear your Sunday best all the way out to your front stoop in NYC.
Work on your tan while you read at Boon Hotel in Guerneville, California.
Manage your morning muffin and magazine at Rocket Coffeebar in Bangkok, Thailand.
The deck chairs and shady trees make for perfect reading conditions in Hyde Park, London.
Or a bus, or a plane, or a boat. As long as you're not prone to motion-sickness, you should definitely take your book on the road.
Go early to grab a prime spot under a beach umbrella in Bermuda.
Bonus points if you find one with a bench outside, like Shakespeare and Company in Paris.
Yes, they exist. The Wellcome Collection's reading room in London is an especially photogenic one.
Especially if the front steps look anything like the ones at Kyung Hee University in Seoul.
We won't judge if you decide to cuddle up at home with a hot cup of tea instead.