Got itchy feet and quarantine blues? We feel you! With the dawning of Friendship Day 2021, we bet you are reminiscing about those impromptu, hassle-free trips with your buddies. To satiate a little bit of your wanderlust, we’ve curated a list of fun holiday vlogs of friends that will keep you virtually engaged this weekend. By Akriti Sharma
And while the COVID-19 pandemic won’t last forever, these vlogs come with practical tips for planning your future holidays.
This one by Ronnie & Barty is a no-brainer. The vlog captures the energy and emotions of a group of friends out there eploring the wilderness. From waterfalls and lush green trees to rocky edges and more–watch this travel vlog to witness the beauty of Manali’s hidden gems.
Lost LeBlanc’s vlog will take you through the vibrant city of Istanbul, Turkey. Istanbul, aka the city of the world’s desire, lives up to its name with its legendary travel and food attractions.
The vlog is a fitting representation of the unique features of the city — from Grand Bazaar shopping trips to exploring coffee lanes next to the Galata Tower, and trying the world-renowned dessert Baklava, Turkish coffee, Kestane (chestnuts) and more–this vlog sets all sorts of travel goals.
Explore Altissimo in Veneto, Italy, with travel storyteller Tess Christine and her friends in this picturesque vlog. Christine covers day-wise trips to Verona, Crema and Venice and keeps us curious about these exquisite places.
The vlog is beautifully executed with a dreamy background score, a detailed narration of the places, outfit inspo, local food tastings, on-the-go snacking reccos, photo-op-worthy places and more.
Larissa D’Sa explores Nagaland — a state in northeast India — home to indigenous tribes, diverse cultures, food and festivals. The vlog covers the exquisite beauty of Kohima and Dimapur while discovering Naga tribal jewellery and scouting for dishes made with interesting local ingredients.
Larissa can be seen having fun with exotic food items like one of the hottest chilli peppers (Bhut Jolokia or Naga King chilli) and bamboo shoot dishes, which are definitely not to be missed!
This vlog is a detailed travelogue about a group of friends celebrating New Years in Bali. The entire trip is documented by the Rybka twins in a day-wise format and features some of the best spots in Bali. The holiday vlog keeps you engaged with occasional humour, late-night shenanigans, adventure sports like snorkelling, local food and fun chronicles in Seminyak and Kuta beaches of Bali.
Hope you enjoyed watching these! Happy Friendship Day, guys!