Enjoying the ride: Instagram celebrates Saudi women's new freedom

The driving ban has been lifted - and social media is excited...
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Enjoying the ride: Instagram celebrates Saudi women's new freedom

The world's only ban on female driving has ended, and to celebrate, we've handpicked our favourite Instagrams acknowledging the historical day. 

Let's go, girls - literally...

@shoesanddrama: "Word!!! #Herstory has been made!!! #SaudiFemaleDrivers #YallaSoogi #WomenCanDrive #SaudiDrivers #SaudiArabia #FemaleEmpowerment #WomenEmpowerment"

A post shared by @mayousef1 on

@mayousef1: "Congratulations to Saudi women #saudiwomen #empowerment #saudiarabia #jeddah #riyadh #drive #history #ksa #day"

A post shared by HINDAMME (@hindamme) on

@hindamme: "Highway 40’: HINDAMME X @madambluee by @ekleelalfaris"

A post shared by Bee#HFC (@besho_oabdullah) on

@besho_oabdullah: "It's offical !! Let's go girls !!!"

@maryamkabduljawad: "#saudiwomen #saudiwomendriving #10/10 #drawing #illustrator #visualart #saudiart" 

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@hazsusu1: "#jeddah #saudiarabia #saudiwomen #saudiwoman #saudigirls #superwoman #womandriving #drive #unforgetableday #unforgetabledate #history" 

@ebtesama_alshairy: "#saudiwomendriving #saudiarabia" 

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@lovinsaudi: "Women in the Kingdom were handed roses by police officers as they drove the streets of Riyadh at midnight. This is historic. #shedrives #saudiwomendriving" 

Photos: Instagram