Explore the World: Travel Blogs For Every Kind of Wanderlust

Travel blogs offer an immersive and captivating experience that takes readers on a virtual journey around the world. Through vivid storytelling, stunning photography, and informative guides, these blogs transport their audience to breathtaking destinations, showcasing the beauty and diversity of our planet. 

From off-the-beaten-path adventures to luxurious escapes, travel blogs provide valuable insights, insider tips, and firsthand accounts that inspire and empower readers to embark on their own unforgettable adventures. 

Whether exploring hidden gems, trying local cuisine, or engaging in cultural experiences, these blogs offer a wealth of information, practical advice, and personal anecdotes that fuel wanderlust and help travelers confidently plan their dream trips. 

Whether you’re a seasoned globetrotter or an armchair traveler, travel blogs provide a gateway to the world, encouraging exploration, connection, and a deeper appreciation for the incredible diversity of our planet.

Wander With Alex – Vacation Planning

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The Wander With Alex travel blog, founded by Alexandrea Sumuel (me!), provides destination research and experiences to help you maximize your hard-earned vacation time. Alex has a full-time career with limited paid time off, so she understands the travel lovers’ struggle. Alex travels to experience, eat, explore, and, on occasion, escape!

Follow Alex on Instagram! @wander.with.alex

Stuck on the Go – United States Travel

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Anna Cook runs the travel blog Stuck On The Go, focusing on traveling the US, outdoor adventure, and food and drink hotspots. She is a full-time travel blogger and photographer based in North Carolina.

Follow Anna on Instagram! @stuckonthego

Miles With McConkey – National Parks

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After nearly 30 years of working in the corporate world, Scott and Julie McConkey decided to go into semi-retirement as travel bloggers. On the Miles With McConkey travel blog, you’ll find extensive information on U.S. travel, including everything from national parks to Disney. They hope to inspire you to find ways to travel more and enjoy life now.

Follow Scott and Julie on Facebook! @mileswithmcconkey

The Happiness Function – Outdoor Adventures

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The Happiness Function was founded to inspire happiness through travel and outdoor recreation. Founder Ashlee Fechino knows that getting outside and having a sense of wonder lights us up and reinvigorates our curiosity about the world. Ashlee and her husband, Pablo, are experts in sharing the best-kept secrets of places they’ve explored. They believe the perfect equation for happiness includes being outdoors, traveling, and having a sense of wonder.

Follow Ashlee and Pablo on Instagram! @thehappinessfxn

Seasonal Cravings – Foodie Travel

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Karen Kelly is the blogger behind Seasonal Cravings, where she writes about food and travel. She loves traveling to the Caribbean and exploring the white sand beaches with her family. She is a regular contributor to MSN and the Associated Press Wire. 

Follow Karen on Instagram! @seasonal_cravings

xoxoBella – Adventure Travel

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Bella Bucchiotti at xoxoBella is passionate about outdoor adventures and food. She encourages others to try new food and visit unfamiliar places through stories, photos, and videos. As someone with Type 1 diabetes and celiac disease, she shares how to stay active and travel despite illnesses and dietary challenges.

Follow Bella on Instagram! @bellabucchiotti

Planner at Heart – Timeshare Vacations

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Monica Fish helps her fellow adventurers live a financially savvy life so they can travel and explore our beautiful world no matter their budget. She writes about smart timeshare ownership, vacation tips and tricks, NYC Metro Area trips and activities, and frugal yet rich living on her travel blog Planner At Heart.

Follow Monica on Twitter! @planneratheart1

Explorers Away – Nomad Lifestyle

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Carley Rojas Avila is an avid traveler and the creator behind travel websites Explorers Away and Home to Havana. Having visited twenty-five countries and spent years living abroad, she shares destination guides and travel tips to help travelers and digital nomads feel at home when traveling off the beaten path to Havana or beyond. 

Follow Carely on Instagram! @explorersaway

Savoteur – Travel More, Work Less

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Casandra Karpiak is a travel writer and the co-owner of Savoteur. A Toronto native with Danish roots currently residing in British Columbia, her travel writing has been seen on The Associated Press wire, MSN, CBS, NBC, Entrepreneur, 24/7 Wall St, Times Daily, and many more. On the Savoteur travel blog, you’ll find savvy ways to travel more, work less and lead a curious life.

Follow Casandra on Instagram! @savoteur_travel

Our Woven Journey – Family Travel

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Karee Blunt is the founder of Our Woven Journey, a travel blog focused on inspiring others to create memory-making adventures with their loved ones. Karee is passionate about encouraging others to step out of their comfort zone and live the life they dream of. She is the mother of six kids, including four through adoption, and lives with her family in the Pacific Northwest.

Follow Karee on Instagram! @ourwovenjourney

Coleman Concierge – Sustainable Travel

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Jenn and Ed Coleman of the Coleman Concierge are a Huntsville-based Gen X couple sharing our stories of amazing adventures through activity-driven transformational and experiential travel. Their travel blog advocates for sustainable and ethical tourism. Their tagline is amazing adventures for ordinary people because they contend that you don’t have to be super-rich, super-fit, or super-anything to have an amazing adventure.

Follow Jenn and Ed on Instagram! @coleman_concierge

Sometimes Sailing – Cruise Vacations

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Mikkel and Dan Woodruff are a husband and wife team of the travel blog Sometimes Sailing. They love small-format cruises, small experiences, and hidden gems on large ships that make an ocean cruise extra special. They sincerely care about our planet and the Earth’s waterways, which is why sustainable cruising is always top of mind for them.

Follow Mikkel and Dan on Instagram! @sometimessailing

Mickey Visit – All Things Disney

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Mickey Visit helps readers to save money and experience more at Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, Universal, and beyond. The site helps families from the first planning step to picking a hotel to the strategy for visiting the parks. Mickey Visit has been featured by Travel+Leisure, ABC, the LA Times, OC Register, Forbes, and more and reaches millions of readers planning Disney vacations each month.

Follow Mickey Visit on Instagram! @mickeyvisit

A Piece of Travel – Accessible Travel

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Laura is the co-founder of A Piece of Travel, a blog encouraging self-guided travel, including for wheelchair users. She’s spent most of her adult life abroad, starting with a 3-year Peace Corps service in Panama. When Laura isn’t crafting her next article, you can find her befriending street dogs while searching for local vegetarian food.

Follow Laura on Instagram! @apieceoftravel_blog

Spark Nomad – Budget Travel

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Spark Nomad, founded by Marjolein, is a travel blog where you can find inspiration for your next trip. Her goal is to show you that traveling doesn’t have to be a dream. It doesn’t have to be expensive. You can travel for $1,000 a month if you want to. She did it, so you can do it too.

Follow Marjolein on Instagram! @thesparknomad

Paddle About – Kayaking Adventures

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Steve is the owner of Paddle About, a travel blog that’s all about helping people get out and enjoy nature. He loves to kayak, camp, hike, and spend time outdoors with his wife and two kids. When he’s not exploring the great outdoors, Steve enjoys writing about his adventures and sharing tips for getting the most out of your outdoor experiences.

Follow Steve on Instagram! @paddleabout

Travel Blogs For Every Kind of Wanderlust

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Through travel, we gain a deeper appreciation for the world’s natural wonders, historical landmarks, and architectural marvels, connecting us to humanity’s shared heritage. It pushes us out of our comfort zones, encouraging personal growth, self-discovery, and resilience as we navigate unfamiliar territories and encounter new challenges. Happy travels!

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Explore the World: Travel Blogs For Every Kind of Wanderlust
Alexandrea Sumuel

Alexandrea Sumuel is a travel writer and the founder of the Wander With Alex travel blog, where she provides vacationers with trip ideas, travel guides, news, and itineraries. She travels to experience, eat, explore, and, on occasion, escape! Alex’s mission is to help peopl find the perfectv acation destination.