Travel Digest #939

in Haveyoubeenhere2 months ago

Introduction


Hi everyone @LivingUKTaiwan here with today's edition of the #TravelDigest. We're still having issues with our auto comments for when your post is pinned onto Mr Pinmapple, but rest assured your posts will still be curated by us. So let's see what we have in store for you today.


All featured posts are visible on the Editors Choice Map and upvoted by @pinmapple, @blocktrades, @theycallmedan and the curation trail. For more travel digests check out #traveldigest.


Our winners today 🍍


🥇 Scuba Diving & Waterfalls -Moalboal & Kawasan Falls-Philippines by @scubahead

When we have friends visit which used to be quite often before the dark times, before the Covid, then we would always take them to Kawasan Falls. As we are based in Moalboal it is an easy 25 minute tricycle ride to Kawasan falls and the trikes are a classic part of Philipines culture. You really do have to ride in one while you are here. It's another must do!

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🥈 Vlkolínec - a day in the past by @delishtreats

The layout of Vlkolínec is defined by the terrain where it’s built. It includes wooden houses, stables, barns and even a large functioning farm. It dates back to the 10th century but the first written mention comes from the 14th century. Most of the buildings come from the 19th century but some of them, such as a bell tower are even older. It is the best preserved central European type of the settlement in the entire region.

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🥉 2020 Perseid meteor shower by @velinov86

Every year in August there is this spectacular astronomic event where there is so much glare and speed of the falling stars that they are actually visible with the naked eye. So we decided that yesterday, we are going to do it. The sky was clear so we had the opportunity and we definitely seized it. The location where we decided to watch the meteor shower was the emblematic Vitosha mountain TV Tower.

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Honorable Mentions

  • Beach, Somerset, UK by @livinguktaiwan
  • Scultpure, Aachen, Germany by @ammonite
  • Urbex, Wrexham, UK by @grindle
  • City, Barcelona, Spain by @tarazkp
  • Town, Riolo Terme, Italy by @delilhavores
  • Travel, Lyon, France by @haydae
  • Drinks, Asturias, Spain by @for91days
  • Streets, Baguio City, Philippines by @sgbonus
  • Church, Meteora, Greece by @lightcaptured
  • Hike, Fontcouvert, France by @partitura


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      Thank you for including my travel story into the honorable mentions :)

      Our pleasure @lightcaptured

      Thank you very much ❤ this is a great selection

      That's thanks to all the great travel content creators on Hive

      Thank you so much for selecting my post! It's been such a long time that I appeared here.. I wish that Corona was finally over! 😉

      Good to see you again @delishtreats! And yes it has been a long time. Looks like you had a good time with your family.

      Thank you for including our humble post :)

      who doesn't like a good drink!!

      Thank you so much for featuring me in the honorable mentions

      The streets actually look a bit eerie under Covid, nice but sad