We don’t care how Lone Wolf you think you are, eventually there comes a point where, if you have kids, you’ll want to go on holiday with as little fuss as possible. 2TRAVELDADS is the blog for you. Chris and Rob are two dads who do the hard work of scoping out the best places to travel to if you have younger children.
Erick Prince is on a mission to become the first African American to visit every country in the world and he’s already hit 93. His blogs are extended explanations of his incredible travel photography with each picture accompanying explanations of the shot but also travel advice for anyone wanting to visit where it was taken.
Best Article: Young Monks at Angkor Wat Temple Complex with Smartphone
Stefan and Sebastien are the Nomadic Boys, two gay men who blog about the world from the LGBT point of view. They’ve hit everywhere from China to Ecuador and even visited the UK in between. No longer must you wonder about the ten best gay icons in Madam Tussauds!
Best Article: Changing wheels on the trans-Siberian railway
I Dreamed Of This
You know that one, super chilled super positive friend you have? Nathan Allen of I Dreamed Of This is that guy multiplied by ten. One day he arrived in the Philippines with a camera and a mission to put it on the map, then never left. His photography is excellent and the blogs offer fascinating insights into life in the Philippines.
The Broke Packpacker
Ditch your desk! Ditch it! Will Hatton lives the life many are too scared to. He jacked in his job and went travelling…that was ten years ago and he’s STILL going. If nothing else his blog is a lesson in tossing things in the air and chasing dreams. On a serious note, not only are there extensive travel guides but there’s also guides on how you too can drop everything and make money travelling.
Chris isn’t your average backpacker. Instead of full moon parties he chooses to holiday in Pakistan, Iran and North Korea. By his own admission he specialises in the shady. Top ten things to do in Bhutan? Check. North Korea on a budget? Check. How to get online in Cuba? Double check. Need we say more?
Best Article: As a tourist in Aleppo, Syria 2017