• Confessions of a travel blogger,  Sunday social travel talk

    How instagram ruined travel for me …

    … But only for a while so don’t worry, I have not given up on travel nor was my lust for travel ruined forever. It just has changed. Over the past week we have received a lot of questions about our Tasmania trip from people that we saw. Most of them said, from seeing our pics on Instagram and Facebook for example: “the weather wasn’t that awesome, was it?” and I even heard “you didn’t really post a lot this time, did you like it at all?”   A while ago, I realized that Instagram was not just great for sharing pics but also for researching upcoming trips, what certrain…

  • We12inspire

    The best instagrams for outdoor lovers

    It has been 170 weeks since I posted my first Instagram photo and  I would never have guessed that it could get such a big thing.  I think I was probably among the first of my friends to start using it and a lot has changed over the past years. First I was travelleranto like on many of my other personal social media channels (I bet you never noticed my Facebook username is travelleranto, too!), then I changed to we12travel.com about a year ago and just recently I finally changed to we12travel. At some point I even had two accounts, one for the blog and a personal one, but soon…

  • Confessions of a travel blogger,  Sunday social travel talk

    Confessions: 11 reasons why I’m the worst travel blogger

    When starting my Confessions of a Travel Blogger series last summer I already mentioned that there would be  a lot of “confessions” for me to make. Even though this series started kind of like a joke (I mean, c’mon, don’t take it too serious … life is fun you know!) I never thought I could actually do 7 episodes within 7 months. But as I continue traveling around the globe, meeting new people and experiencing a lot of crazy things, my diary is full with things that I never even gave any thought 2 years ago, before becoming a travel blogger. A few weeks ago I wrote how social media made me lose…

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