The Oblation, Mang Larry’s famous isaw, Rodic’s tapsilog, and the distinctive Sablay—these are the usual trademarks that pop up in anyone’s head whenever they hear about the University of the Philippines. But there is actually more to the country’s premier university than what meets the public eye.
A vast land filled with naturally picturesque spots and interesting infrastructures, this campus also boasts of not-so-hidden OOTD backgrounds that are perfect for all college fashionistas. The best part? You can get inside the vicinity and snap photos, anytime and anywhere!
Here are some of the spots in UP Diliman where you could easily strike a pose in your OOTD-worthy look:
1. The sunflowers along the University Avenue
Blossoming every June, the sunflowers along the University Avenue are meant for fashionistas like you! Don’t forget to bring an umbrella in case it starts to drizzle.
2. The brick walls at the back of UPFI Film Center
Vintage lovers will surely appreciate the UPFI wall as their OOTD backdrop. Check out that archaic vibe!
3. The Vargas Museum
The renowned house to the institution’s art displays changes its theme every month, so you could always come back for another #ahrt shot.
TIP: Free entrance every Wednesday!
4. College of Fine Arts
Another option for your artistic photo is at the UP College of Fine Arts. It's brimming with wall paintings and various artwork that will perfectly blend in with your striking outfits.
5. The Sunken Garden
This OOTD spot is perfect for outdoor shoots. The dappled trees will make for an interesting detail especially for nature lovers.
6. College of Architecture
After trying out the well-known Pantea and Arki siomai, make sure to tour around the campus with your cameras and best selfie smiles!