• 10 Unique Hoboken + Jersey City Instagram Accounts You Need to Follow ASAP

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    Living in Hoboken and Jersey City, we know that the social media landscape has been quite oversaturated by accounts in the last few years — from everything ranging from food to skyline views to sunsets. But where to turn to find quality content on Instagram in Hoboken and Jersey City {besides @HobokenGirlBlog of course!}? We’ve rounded up our top 10 local IG accounts you *need* to follow — unique, quality content that is sure to brighten your feeds. Here’s the list:

    1. @LoveontheHudson

    Waterfront kisses. #loveonthehudson #cutecouple #creepinitreal

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    Inspired by a couple that had a photographer surprise them with a candid pic, @LoveontheHudson is paying it forward by creepin’ on people’s swoon-worthy private moments. Check in often to see if they caught you showing some love… along the Hudson.

    2. @Stoopoken


    Created to highlight the beauty of Hoboken’s urban spaces adorned with flowers and greens, @Stoopoken is a perfect mini escape from the concrete jungle. The account features local — you guessed it — stoops and urban gardens and is bound to make you want to head outside STAT.

    3. @tiny_and_hungry

    Legen….wait for it….dairy

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    How much can two girls under 5 foot eat? You’re about to find out…

    4. @Gmandle1

    We discovered George Mandle’s eye for a beautiful IG snap and edit several months back, and our feeds have never been the same since. His colorful edits + local snaps are sure to inspire with their vibrant colors around Hoboken and Jersey City.

    5. @NJpizzagirls


    Saying goodbye to summer with this margherita bae 💓🌞

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    While they don’t cover *just* Hudson County, the @NJpizzagirls are worth a mention, as they are on a quest to taste pizza all over the Garden State {and beyond}. It’s worth a follow, promise.

    6. @AboveHoboken


    All shots taken via drone thanks to local resident Jeremy Salazar — a really unique perspective on our every day Mile Square views.

    7. @OverheardHoboken


    AMEN #overheardhoboken #hoboken #hobokenlife #hobokennj #hobokenliving

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    We’re not sure we 100% believe all of these {a la GS Elevator #tbt}, but OverheardHoboken chronicles unforgettable {or forgettable, hopefully} phrases heard around the Mile Square.


    8. @WildJerseyCity

    Sunday morning, Liberty State Park

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    The juxtaposition of urban scenes versus nature makes for some pretty awesome shots…especially when an English bulldog is involved.


    9. @When.In.JC


    When Mac and Cheese is errthang… @skinnersloft

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    With a tag line alluding to their dinner rezzies, you can be sure that this JC IG will be nothing but food. Small but mighty in their following, the photos don’t lie — these meals are legit. #JCcometoMAMA

    10. @vintage_jc


    Montgomery street 1910 #jerseycity #vintagejc

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    Run by blogger ChicpeaJC, @vintage_JC showcases old school photos of Jersey City submitted by readers for the ultimate #TBT experience, Chilltown-style.


    Just a few of our favorites as of late. Have one to add? Leave it in the comments!

    PS: Follow our sister site accounts to @HobokenGirlBlog: @JerseyCityGirlBlog and @MontclairGirlBlog to stay in the loop! Happy scrolling 🙂


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    Jen is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Hoboken Girl. She started the site to discover and share the wealth of things happening in Hudson County. Her roots in the area extend to her maternal grandparents, who owned two textile factories in Weehawken and North Bergen. When not planning the next Hoboken Girl event/volunteer project or editing her life away, she can usually be found shopping at local boutiques, eating an Insta-worthy meal, walking her French bulldog + rescue pup, or watching the latest murder doc on Netflix with her husband.