The Philippines ranked 2nd in the list of most Instagramable places in the world, according to travel website Big 7 Travel.
Japan took the top spot. The Philippines bested Paris, New York City, Cuba and London.
The top 10:
New York City, USA
According to Big 7 Travel: “There’s no doubt the Covid pandemic has brought about a new appreciation for travel. With many around the globe eager to pack their bags and head to the next bucket-list destination, those Insta-worthy shots are sought after now more than ever. Whether you aim to capture the cultural allure, scenic beauty or mouthwatering food of a destination, this list has you in mind.”
Big 7 Travel has listed 50 top destinations.
The website described the Philippines: “Home to incredible natural wonders like an underground river and tranquil rice terraces in addition to a vibrant culture and history spanning several millennia, and over 7,500 islands – the Philippines as a whole are extremely Instagrammable. From the bustling capital of Manila complete with colorful colonial streets to the absolute oasis of Boracay, the gram opportunities here are endless.”
The list was based on a scoring system that analyzed the number of hashtags per destination, survey results from the site’s 1.5 million social media audience and inputs from its editorial team.
The site has listed the world’s most Instagramable destinations for the past three years. Sydney was no. 1 in 2019 and 2020.