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Are you feeling isolated during the COVID-19 pandemic? Do you spend your time wistfully imagining far distant places? Are you eager to connect to fellow travelers who share your sense of wanderlust? If this sounds even remotely familiar, you might be the perfect fit for the Trip Moments Community. This network of travel experts, weekend warriors, influencers, and vagabonds is stitching together an expanding social space stretching clear around the world. This is somewhere to share photos, travel tips, recommendations, and a visceral desire to explore places unknown. As we all struggle with the travel restrictions arising from the pandemic, the Trip Moments Community can be your place to find inspiration and remember that brighter times are indeed ahead. Let this be where no matter how far away you wander, you’re always at home.
The Trip.com Group is a leading travel services provider and the natural focus point for a global community of travelers. The launch of the Trip Moments Community in 2019 was a watershed event. Quickly expanding to include influencers, official tourism agencies, travel bureaus, and everyday explorers, the Trip Moments Community is well on its way to becoming a vibrant travel-related social media experience. Is this the place for you? There’s only one way to find out!
Joining the Trip Moments Community is as easy as 1, 2, 3.
1) Download the Trip.com app on either your iOS or Android device.
2) Register for a free Trip.com user account, which you totally want to do because that’s how you also get deals and savings when you book travel tickets or hotels.
3) After you register or sign in with an existing account, scroll down on the home screen to find Trip Moments. Tap "Show All" …and voila! You're in! Start finding new friends and sharing your travel adventures.
A community is only as vibrant as its members. Seeing as how you're now one yourself, why not help to make the Trip Moments Community the sort of place you've always wanted. Here are a few ways you can engage with fellow community members.
1) Spice up your profile by adding an avatar, email address, and display name.
2) Engage with others through comments, likes, and sharing. To do this just scroll until you find a Trip Moment that catches your eye. Tap it to open and then use the engagement features at the bottom.
3) Post your own Trip Moments for the community to see. Just tap the "+" icon to go to the content creation page.
Posting a Trip Moment is easy. Making it a great Trip Moment requires a little more work; but we know you're up to it! Here are some suggestions to get you started.
1) Start with some remarkable photos. Pick at least three that show your surroundings and give others a real flavor of the location. Prominent landmarks and beautiful vistas tend to attract the most attention.
2) Add a filter or some edits if you want.
3) Tell others what makes this Trip Moment so special. Can you offer some recommendations about the location? What about suggestions on where to go or how to capture the same great photo? Jot down at least 30 words and make them useful. Can you provide an itinerary for people to follow?
4) Select a location. Use the search function or tap one of the suggestions if it’s correct. Wherever possible, select the name of the attraction, not just where it’s located
5) Add some #hashtags to your description to help your moment reach a wider audience. Things like #amazingnature or #perfectvacation …you get the idea.
6) Agree to the Terms & Conditions and publish!
The more you participate in the Trip Moments Community, the more good things will come your way. Whether it’s savings in the form of Trip Coins, recognition from friends and fellow community members, or unlocking achievements, the fun has only just begun. Find out more about the various Trip Badges you can earn and how to level up! Things are just getting started so come along for the ride!