Blogroll: My favourite Travel Blogs Around the Web

Blogroll my favourite travel blogs on the web

Looking for more amazing travel blogs to follow?  

There are a wide variety of travellers around the world – from part-time travellers, to full-time backpackers, luxury travellers, eco-friendly travellers, and so many more. While I try to make this blog as comprehensive as possible for part-time travellers (like me), I simply cannot cover all the bases.

So below I have listed my favourite travel blogs and resources around the web in case are looking for further travel resources.

If you know of a travel blog which should be listed here the  contact me.

 

TOP FIVE MOST POPULAR TRAVEL BLOGS ON THE WEB

 

Nomadic Matt

Matt is originally America and has been traveling around the world since 2006. He mainly focuses on budget friendly travel and creates very detailed guides. His blog is one of the most popular travel blogs on the web.

 

Y Travel Blog

Caz and Craig are a young married couple originally from Australia. They have lived in 5 different countries and have visited over 50 countries. Their blogs is incredibly informative and a good resources for travelling with young kids.

 

Nomad Revelations

Joao, the author of this blog, hails from Portugal. He has been traveling around the world for 15 years. He has also lived in several countries. He has visited 100+ countries around the world in his 15 years of traveling. Not only are his posts a great read, his photography is stunning.

 

Expert Vagabond 

Mathew has been traveling around the world for 4 years. He writes about adventure travel and photography. If you like photography heavy blogs, then this is one is for you.

 

 

PART-TIME TRAVEL BLOGS

 

Weekend Candy

Claire is a British Travel Blogger and avid weekend Traveller. If you are a part-time traveller who lives in the UK, this is a great source of ideas for weekend getaways.

 

On The Luce

Lucy is a part-time traveller and full-time travel obsessive. On the Luce provides inspiration and advice to help you make the most of your travel time and get a taste of luxury on a budget – in the UK, Europe and beyond.

 

A Passion and a Passport:

Follow Jess as she travels the world one trip at a time, always eager for new adventures and attempting to control her wanderlust

 

 

FULL-TIME TRAVEL BLOGS

 

I Am Aileen

Aileen is from the Philippines. She quit her job at 21 years-old to became a digital nomad. After more than two years of traveling around the world, she has a wealth of great travel tips and inspiration to share with her readers. This is one of my favourite travel blogs on the web.

 

No Destinations

Chris and Danika quit their jobs in March 2014, sold everything, and rented out our house in San Francisco – all in order to travel the world.  Since then, They have visited over 90 different destinations around the world; and have had some truly once-in-a-lifetime adventures: From swimming with sea turtles in the Maldives and the trekking through the rain forests of Malaysia, to hiking on a glacier in Iceland and exploring the deserts of the United Arab Emirates…

 

Alex in Wanderland 

A few years ago Alex quit her job New York, in order to travel around the world. She offers some great advice on travelling full term and I really enjoy her witty writing style.

 

The Pin the Map Project

Nikki quit her job in order to live a more full-filled life. Since she started her website a little over four years ago, she has been on assignment around the world from Morocco to Jamaica and has been published in VICE, Matador Network and Roads & Kingdoms. Becoming a full time travel journalist and blogger has opened her world and taught her countless ways to make travel affordable

 

Never Ending Footsteps

In 2011, Lauren quit her job, sold everything she owned, and left the U.K. for what was supposed to be a year-long trip around the world. Everyone told her she was making a big mistake.

She had never travelled alone before, and never for more than two weeks at a time. She had no life experience, zero common se

nse, and had never eaten rice or been on a bus. She suffered from debilitating anxiety, was battling an eating disorder, and had just had her heart broken. Today she is a renowned travel blogger and author.

 

Goats On The Road

Nick and Dariece are originally from Canada and have been travelling since 2008.  They prove that your world trip, holiday or vacation never has to end! They also host a fantastic youtube channel.

 

Leave Your Daily Hell

Robert has been traveling around the world since 2009. On his blog he shares travel guides and tips. He also offers a bespoke travel planning service.

 

Road Affair:

A Travel blog of a young couple in search of a more fulfilling, adventurous, and happier life by living their dream of traveling the world.

 

 

LUXURY TRAVEL BLOGS

 

A Luxury Travel Blog:

This blog focuses on the finer aspects of travel.  It serves as a gateway for the discerning traveller, providing information on the most luxurious hotels and resorts, the finest restaurants and news from within the luxury travel industry, to name just a few.

 

Mrs O Around The World

Mrs O blogs about her luxurious trips to places like Mexico and the Maldives, she also blogs about her outings in the UK. Born in Lisbon and now residing with her English hubby in the country, Mrs O is the definition of a successful cosmopolitan Traveller!

 

The Luxe Travel

Will and Emily seek truly unforgettable experiences that ignite the senses and enrich the soul, then share them with you on their blog. The couple believe that luxury extends beyond the price tag, and can sometimes be found in the most unexpected places.

 

The Style Traveller

Bonnie thinks fashion and style go hand in hand which led her to set up The Style Traveller. She’s been featured by numerous others as a top luxury travel blogger and writes posts that will encourage you to whisk out your credit card in order to book your next adventure.

 

The Luxury Columnist

Since she started a blog to keep in touch with friends, Suze – aka the Luxury Columnist, has gone on to become one of the leading luxury lifestyle bloggers in the UK.

 

 

BUDGET AND BACKPACKER TRAVEL BLOGS

 

The Broke Backpacker:

Writer and photographer. Adventurer and vagabond. Master of the handstand pushup. Conqueror of mountains, survivor of deserts and crusader for cheap escapades. Will is an avid hitch-hiker, couch-surfer and bargain-seeker. He is a devout follower of the High Temple of Backpackistan and the proud inventor of the man-hug.

 

Extra Pack of Peanuts

Travis and his wife Heather have been traveling around the world for two years. On their blog they show their readers how to travel more for less. They also host an awesome podcast.

 

Globotreks 

Norbert is an architect with the goal of visiting all 195 United Nations recognized countries before the end of 2020. Over the past 4 years, he has proven that you do not need to be rich to travel the world. What you need is the desire and knowledge on how to travel on budget.

 

Travel with Pedro:

Travel stories & tips on how to travel world in comfort without spending a fortune. Europe & Middle East.

 

The Poor Traveler

The poor traveller is a great resource for budget travellers. Here, you will find a whole assortment of budget travel guides for around the world travel.

 

Go Backpacking

This is a great blog for avid backpackers. It offers  practical, budget oriented guides that help you plan your next adventures.

 

 

ECO-FRIENDLY AND ETHICAL TRAVEL BLOGS

 

A Little Adrift

Shannon began travelling the world in 2008. She wrote a book about volunteering) and National Geographic named her me Traveller of the Year. She focuses a lot of ethic and environmentally friendly travel and wants to connect travelers to local causes and communities.

 

 

SOLO FEMALE TRAVEL BLOGS

 

Adventurous Kate

Kate’s first solo trip was to South East Asia, where she stayed for 6 months. Kate’s blog has great advice on travelling around the world easily but safely.

 

The Blonde Abroad

Kiersten is from California and has visited 40 countries. She has an incredibly entertaining blog and her sense of humour make her posts a pure pleasure to read.

 

 

FOODIE TRAVEL BLOGS

 

Migrationology

Mark’s travel blog is completely focused on food around the world. If you are a foodie traveller then you will love this blog, its gastronomic photography, great tips and recommendation. Mark also hosts a very entertaining youtube channel.

 

Silverspoon London

Angie’s wanderlust and desire to see the world has taken her around Europe, South East Asia, Australia, the USA and South Africa. She is an avid foodie and her restaurant reviews simply are a must read.

 

Mondo Mulia

Giulia is a food and travel blogger and photographer, who lives in London. She focuses on restaurant and caffee reviews, as well as travel guides.

 

Legal Nomads

In 2008, Jodi quit her job as a lawyer and took off to travel. In the early 2000s she was diagnosd with celiac disease. She understands what it is like to be afraid of what you are eating, and to worry that it will make you sick. So she created a great resources for travellers with celiac disease.

 

Forks and Footprints:

Megan writes about the real side of traveling with Celiac disease and food allergies. She is open and honest about her experiences traveling through South East Asia and Central America. Her goal is to inspire those with food allergies to go out and see the world and not through an organized tour, cruise, or all inclusive. She is working to show that it is still possible to eat at street stalls and like locals, safely.

 

52 Perfect Days

Alexa is a travel blogger and travel podcaster who has shares her love of travel with her son. She is also a gluten free foodie who loves a great Cabernet or chardonnay. She has a great section on her blog about Gluten Free Travel.

 

Eating The Globe:

A world-based food and travel writer and photographer capturing restaurants, street food, markets, and food stories.

 

 

ADVENTURE TRAVEL BLOGS

 

The Planet D

Dave and Deb are an adventurous couple who live by the motto “Adventure is for Everyone”. Over the past 8 years they have made it their mission to inspire people to step out of their comfort zones, proving that you don’t have to be an uber-athelete, adrenaline junkie or part of the ultra-rich to be an adventurer. All you need is the desire. So whether you want to be inspired, motivated or just read great stories they can help.

 

Wander the Map

Seeking out adventures both near and far, Jenna and Micah travel as much as their schedules allow to capture the world through photos, videos and words. Their goal is to provide you with tips, motivation and inspiration to do the same!

 

Wanderlusters

Perpetual travellers Charli & Ben utilise house sitting assignments to immerse themselves in community life all over the world. Adventure travellers at heart they relish any opportunity to explore. Head over to Wanderlusters for superb travel photography, budget travel guides, house sitting advice and on location reports.

 

Mapping Megan 

Adrenalin junkies, and incredibly active travellers, Meg & Mike Jerrard  have been blogging since 2007 to bring you the best in adventure travel from all over the globe!

 

True Nomads

Justin is a permanent nomad and keen scuba diver. If you like scuba diving, you will find great information here and the best places for scuba diving.

 

 

TRAVEL REVIEW BLOGS

 

Going Awesome Places:

Will is a travel blogger who focuses on telling stories, inspiring others to travel, writing detailed trip itineraries for others to follow and providing helpful tips and tricks to travel better.

 

The Traveltester

Nienke and Nick have visited 33 countries and lived abroad for more than 5 years! They aim to help their readers choose authentic experiences around the world, so that you are always sure to get the best out of your trip

 

 

FAMILY TRAVEL BLOGS

 

2 Travel Dads

Two dads raising their two sons and traveling the globe, giving their kids a broad world view. This blog is all about traveling, parenting, and experiencing culture.

 

Tips For Family Trips

Katie and Allison will provide you tips for traveling around the world with a family. If you are planning to travel the world with your family, make sure to spend time reading articles in this blog.

 

Taylor Hearts Travel

Shortlisted for “Best Female” in the low cost holidays Blogger Awards 2014, and featured in Company Magazine’s High-Street Edit as a favourite bloggerTaylor Hearts Travel is a stylish travel blog. Recently her blog has been focus on travelling with her baby.

 

Wanderlust Storytellers:

Wanderlust Stories aims to inspire both kids and readers to travel the world and to explore it in a more mindful manner. Their main focus is on affordable family holidays and luxurious parent-escapes. Join their little family as they travel around the globe!

 

Flashpacker Family:

Bethaney, Lee and toddler Reuben are on a full-time, slow-travel, RTW adventure. Join them for tales from the roads, smart travel tips, info on travelling with kids and insights into nomadic life.

 

Travel with Bender

Fun tips on the best places to take your young kids on holiday from a real Aussie family. Join us as travel with our 3 & 4 yr old looking for family fun!

 

Fun Flying Four:

Expats living in Okinawa, Japan who blog about their fun adventures exploring Okinawa with their 2 young children and traveling the world, usually on a tight budget, when time allows!

 

 

COMMUNITY TRAVEL BLOGS

 

Two monkeys Travel Group

Two Monkeys Travel Group  is a Community Travel Blog with over 20 writers, originally started by Kach Medina Umandap from the Philippines and Jonathan Howe from the UK. They have been sharing their experience and knowledge of travelling the world since 2013 and have quickly grew into a valuable source of inspiring travel stories, advice, itineraries and travel guides, with the aim of demonstrating how to live a sustainable life of travel, whilst following your own definition of success.

 

The Travel Hack

The Travel Hack is a travel and lifestyle blog, which focuses on stylish adventure travel and affordable luxury. The team of mainly female jet setters share their unique experiences, proving that stylish travel doesn’t have to be expensive and adventurous travel can have a stylish twist!

 

Travelettes

The Travelettes are a group of 8 female travellers, writers and photographers who share their travel stories online since August 2009. They come from all corners of the world and their goal is to inspire, inform and motivate young women to travel more.

 

Dave’s Travel Corner

Dave’s Travel Corner is one of the oldest blogs on the web, having been started in late 1996. It’s core focus is to promote experiential travel across. The prolific blog covers a wide range of subjects, travel styles and travel budgets.

 

 

EUROPEAN TRAVEL BLOGS

 

To Europe and Beyond 

Marie-Eve is a Canadian full time traveller. Her main focus is Europe, so this is a great resource if you are planning a trip there.