Survey finds Tokyo to be the world's social media darling. TNS
Gulf Today Report
Travel may be the last thing on your mind at the moment, but that shouldn’t stop you from gawking at gorgeous locations on Instagram for future travel inspiration.
So the Big 7 Travel went headlong to curate what has become an annual hashtag tally, analysing which cities hold the most ‘gram appeal, surveying readers and debating which spots are the most, well, Instagrammable, according to Tribune News Service.
Tokyo tops the 2021 rankings with more than 53 million #tokyo hashtags and awe-inspiring sights. Dubai too features prominently in the list.
Among Tokyo's attractions are the sacred Shinto shrines, the buzzy, neon-lit Harajuku district, and sleek skyscrapers that form the backdrop for serene Japanese gardens.
Instagrammed Tokyo isn’t the real deal, of course, but it offers plenty of virtual delight.
The full list includes 50 destinations on nearly every continent — as you might expect, Antarctic hashtags are in short supply.
The Philippines came second on the list.
These are the top 12. You’ll find the full 50 at https://bigseventravel.com.
2 The Philippines
4 New York City
Hospitality professionals from every corner of the world will gather in Dubai today for the opening of Arabian Travel Market,ATM, 2019, the largest travel industry exhibition in the Middle East. Identifying the top tourism trends showing the greatest growth potential is one of the most valuable insights Arabian Travel Market
A Nairobi-bound Boeing 737 crashed minutes after an early-morning takeoff from Addis Ababa on Sunday, killing all eight crew and 149 passengers on board, including tourists, business travellers, and at least one delegate to a UN meeting.
The timing of this new night bus route will be from 10:00 PM to 5:00AM (next day).
It is one of the sugar substitutes approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for use by diabetics, who must closely monitor their blood sugar levels.
"We, Lebanese, when we go through difficult times - each time we experience difficult times, we transform the challenge into something better," says Saab.
The animal was ridden by Charlotte Casiraghi, a niece of Prince Albert of Monaco and a competitive showjumper who is also a Chanel brand ambassador.