Social media is the ideal source of inspiration and motivation to do something you have always wanted to try, such as going for an adventure of a lifetime. It also provides unique perspectives, insights, and advice from seasoned travellers that you cannot find in any other place.
Following some of the best travel influencers’ social media accounts offers many practical tips and recommendations, from finding the best food spots to the best places to stay. Hence, we have curated 5 travel TikTokers for anyone looking to expand their horizon. Whether you are just looking for the next travel destination or just looking for nice travel pictures and videos to look at, these 5 travel influencers will definitely satisfy those needs.
Travel TikToker #1: Lotter (@lotterlive)
With over 1.8 million followers and 30.8 million likes, it is easy to see why this German travel content creator is so popular. His feed is neatly curated with a similar visual theme, showing beautiful scenic spots in countries such as Norway, Florence, and Austria. Apart from travel-related content, he sometimes posts car-related ones. Apart from TikTok, he also actively updates his Instagram, where he shares mostly photographs of the spots he visits. If you love travel photography and videography, then this man is the influencer to look out for.
Travel TikToker #2: Mikki Tenazas (@mgtenazas)
Mikhail “Mikki” Tenazas is a travel influencer from the Philippines with over 1.5 million followers and 16.6 million likes on TikTok. If you like the tropical vibe, this TikToker is the one to follow. His TikTok feed is filled with mostly beautiful beaches to visit and the nicest ocean-side hotels to stay at. Something about his clean feed brings you to those locations as if you are really there. Apart from TikTok, Mikki is really active on Instagram, running three accounts, one for his personal life, the other solely for his travel content, and the last one for sharing unique experiences and destinations that his followers contribute.
Travel TikToker #3: Terrence and Karen (@terplanet)
The Italian mid-30s married couple is certainly living the dream life that most couples would die for. Their TikTok feed, as their bio states, is about luxury travel, showing them at luxurious places that seem out of this world, from riding the hot air balloon in Cappadocia, Turkey, to lounging at Cloud 22, a sky beach club at the super luxurious Atlantis The Royal resort in Dubai. This couple has made travelling around the world their full-time career.
Besides showcasing their extravagant lifestyle, Terrence and Karen also runs their website under the same moniker, offering various coaching workshops and presets on becoming social media influencer and editing photographs, respectively. They also run a social media marketing agency called visual planet agency, where they work with major hotels and tourist destinations.
Travel TikToker #4: Emma Kulkarni (@emmaexpedition)
Emma Kulkarni, a photographer and creative explorer, as she calls herself, hails from Arizona. If you prefer rugged landscapes over luxury travel, then Emma offers exciting, beautiful landscapes like no other. From the safari in Namibia to the mountains and deserts in the outback of her hometown, every video that she posts on her TikTok never ceases to amaze her 28.3 thousand followers. You can also hop onto her Instagram under the same moniker to take a look at some of the most amazing images you have laid your eyes on. Her social media feed makes the ideal inspiration for hardcore mountaineers and adventurers who are on the hunt for the next peak.
Travel TikToker #5: Natasha Danielle (@theworldpursuit)
Natasha started off as a solo travel creator, offering encouraging and straightforward advice to her female followers who want to travel solo but do not know where to start. However, she has since gotten married and has since transited to a more couples-friendly TikTok feed. While her feed may not look the most luxurious, it is still filled with beautiful sceneries that you might want to consider visiting with your significant other. Together with her husband, she runs a travel website under the same moniker, offering various guides, tips, and destination recommendations. They also are active on Instagram and YouTube, where they share travel content.
From these five travel influencers, one can see that the world is a vast space filled with many wonders and mysteries. All we need to do is to step out and explore. And, of course, if you are not able at the moment, their social media feeds are a great way to relieve us of your wanderlust!