Tourism Philippines A/NZ partners with helloworld for world first Instagram Relay celebrating World Tourism Day on September 27
The Philippine Department of Tourism in Australia and New Zealand is partnering with Australia’s leading integrated travel group, helloworld, to mark the United Nations World Tourism Day on September 27, 2015
with an innovative and world first social media initiative.Together with over 60 countries and more than 75 Instagram influencers, helloworld is creating an
Instagram relay entitled #helloworldRELAY, that will capture countries, cities, people and places, through
creative and inspiring images on the same date across our incredible planet.
The Philippines will be part of this history-making relay, featuring the stunning eco-friendly island archipelago of Palawan.
Consuelo Garcia Jones, Tourism Attache, Australia & New Zealand at the Philippine Department of Tourism, says: “It’s great to be part of this exciting Instagram first, giving us the opportunity to introduce one of our 7,107 Philippine islands along with its stunning beaches and crystal blue waters, and the UNESCO World Heritage site the Underground River in Palawan, to over 5.5 million Australian Instagrammers. Whether it be island hopping, diving, or trekking, we hope to showcase the many adventures that make travelling more fun in the Philippines!”