The YouTubers faking trips around the world seem to be missing their own point.
Popular influencers are tricking their followers by staging vacations around the world, often without even leaving their home countries. Through some skillful Photoshops, elaborate planning, and careful posing, influencers almost manage to convince their followers that they’re really traveling to places like Italy and Japan.
But while they claim they’re calling out social media for portraying constant perfection, the criticism falls flat coming from influencers.
As YouTuber Liraz Roxy noted in a video about her faked trip to Bora Bora, “If you have Instagram nowadays, you can pretty much fake everything, from your relationship to literally your lunch … and it’s so, so easy.” Read more…