Tag : Instagram

New Romantics and the 62 Instagrammers

New Romantics and the 62 Instagrammers

In celebration of the recently concluded Worldwide Instameet 13 and the release of newest music video by Taylor Swift, here’s the sequel to the first tribute to the local community of Instagram users. I’ve rewritten once again Tay-tay’s lyrics. This time with her last promotional single from 1989 to feature another set of Instagrammers in […]

20 Reasons Why Everyone Should Choose The Window Seat

20 Reasons Why Everyone Should Choose The Window Seat

Passengers at the aisle get an instant access to the lavatory but they also have the higher chance to be jolted by the rolling store of the flight crew and by fellow passengers on the same row who will use the toilet. People in the middle receive two arm rests but there’s a probability of […]

Blank Space and the 80 Instagrammers

Blank Space and the 80 Instagrammers

In celebration of Instagram’s 400 million active users monthy and in anticipation of the Worldwide Instameet 12, I’ve rewritten Taylor Swift’s Blank Space to sum up the community which the Filipino Instagram users share one frame at a time. Blank Space is a perfect metaphor for the long list of minimalism lovers in Instagram. With […]

Don't Let A Traveler-Instagrammer Fall in Love With You

Don’t Let A Traveler-Instagrammer Fall in Love With You

It was unlikely for your paths to cross unless you also enjoy the cozy ambience of whitewashed coffee and tea shops or you are also an Instagram user who participates in photowalks. You will barely recognize him from the crowd until he pulls out his shiny smartphone and starts to take snaps. While he only […]

Pico De YOLO InsTraverse: Do-It-Yourself Photohike

Pico De YOLO InsTraverse: Do-It-Yourself Photohike

It started with an invitation from my fellow Instagram enthusiast, Julio (@jdpanaligan) to hike the crowd-drawing Pico de Loro duo peak. After the conflicting schedules of his friends, his second attempt to plan a hike was responded with my yes. Coincidentally, another Instagram friend, Angelo (@angelotemp), is looking for an alternative to Pinatubo hike when […]

When in Cebu: Chasing Waterfalls

When in Cebu: Chasing Waterfalls

The Queen City of the South is known for Sinulog, its beaches, whale shark watching, and heritage sites holding history dated back to Spanish colonization. Even I have already completed those in my past visits, I found more and more reasons to go back to Cebu. I bet most of the travel enthusiasts won’t have […]

Worldwide Instameet La Union: Of Unity, Waves, Likes, and Instagram

Worldwide Instameet La Union: Of Unity, Waves, Likes, and Instagram

4 am call time in a Saturday morning was the first challenge of this meet up. So instead of leaving from home midnight, I marathoned and stayed awake for Cinderella and Insurgent in a movie house as my refuge. With excitement of catching up my friends who take Instagram seriously and potential sparks for new […]

20 Travelers I Follow (Part 2)

20 Travelers I Follow (Part 2)

Whatever social networking place you go in the interwebs, once that travel bug had bitten you, it is automatic to pin, to repost and to follow features and influencers of travel. Case in point, our favorite photo sharing app – the Instagram. Set aside the local celebrities who at their boiling points passive-aggressively sharing quotes […]

10 Mobile Apps to Improve Your Travel Photos

10 Mobile Apps to Improve Your Travel Photos

An adventurer who travels light leave their heavy and bulky cameras at home. It is a smarter preference. In my opinion, if someone is not going to make money out of selling his photographs, then it would be better for him to take the smartphones with him in travel instead. Because these compact witdevices will […]

The 3 Kinds of Travelers You'll Meet

The 3 Kinds of Travelers You’ll Meet

Prolly you’ve heard so much about the journey is more enjoyable than the destination. What makes the journey more memorable is how the traveler himself or herself decides or prepares on reaching the destination. The consequences of the traveler’s choices based on his or her personality generate good stories to share. After sharing some adventures […]