Really Truly Living is part of the Travel Bloggers Influencer Network (#TBIN), a group of 60+ travel writers, bloggers and photographers. TBIN members have an impressive 4+ million social media followers and with their collective exponential influence more than 25 million reach per week.
Let’s meet the influencers!
Daryl and Mindi are a married couple traveling the world in search of great food and special adventures. They share their meals and experiences on their site as well as with their 49K+ social media followers.
Arnie and Jo: Are on the Go!
Arnie and Jo are husband and life boomers based in Washington State who, by sharing trip information, helpful relevant product reviews, and personal travel experiences, hope to influence other boomers to get off the couch and enjoy adventurous travel as well. Our following is small, about 3K across all platforms, but growing.
A Brit and A Southerner
Chris and Heather ‘Explore the World One Weekend at a Time’ as they combine their love of travel with their full-time jobs. From history to architecture, they love experiencing everything destinations have to offer and are focused on inspiring their 35k social media followers and 40k monthly visitors to travel the world.
Howard and Jerry enjoy scouting off-the-beaten path destinations around the world and engaging with their 66K+ audience. Their many brand partnerships have led them on roadtrips with Visit Florida & Ford, campaigns with Megabus & Auto Europe, and continued sailings with Viking Cruises.
Amy is a storyteller and photographer who relishes travelling to faraway countries while sharing her discoveries in food, outdoor adventures, family life and education. She and her contributors hope to inspire others to step out of their comfort zones to explore the world through travel, food and nature, and have 16K+ followers across multiple social media channels following their adventures.
Natasha is a Dubai-based travel writer and digital storyteller who explores the world in cultures, cuisines and hiking trails. With a reach of well over 30k+ social media followers across Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube and SnapChat, her blog is a place that will both inspire your next adventure and help you make the most of it.
Cat and her rambunctious family of five, as part of Circus Living, feature travel entries, artist interviews, and product/toy reviews oriented towards paranormal and fantastical themes, as well as posts on Montreal-based (their current hometown) attractions and events. Circus Living is a new blog (2 years old) which currently has a combined social media reach of 10,000+.
Kristi Trimmer has been a solo female full-time traveler for 3.5+ years and has been blogging for over 8 years where she covers adventure and eco-luxury travel, as well as craft beer and boutique wines wherever she may roam. Kristi has road tripped over 50,000 miles and has worked with Southwest Airlines and numerous Tourism boards while covering the Unites States, Costa Rica, Colombia, and the Dominican Republic.
Andrew, Brenda and Bailey are a family of 3 from NYC, traveling the world, one dish at a time. They are also regular contributing writers for Ytravelblog.com and Huffington Post; and have also partnered with The Peninsula Hotels, The Dorsett Hotels, Auto Europe, Tourism Malaysia, Tourism Umbria, Context Travel and other brands, with a combined audience of approximately 15K+ and growing everyday.
A luxury travel & lifestyle blog run by Stacie Haight Connerty along with her husband. Stacie has a highly engaged social media following of over 370,000 fans and insatiable wanderlust, and is the Vacation Rentals and Shares Expert on About.com which gets in excess of 65 million page views per month.
Carl Hedinger (writes as Duke Stewart) is a recovering Expat who writes about life through travel stories and guides. His wife Christina provides high-quality photos that accompany each post that goes out to 15K+ followers, and their work has been featured in various publications throughout the world.
Claire and Dom have travelled as much as a 9-5 lifestyle allows, but they are about to give up their jobs and embark on a 3 year RTW trip visiting over 15 countries. They are currently working on building up their blog and social media presence which currently stands at 5.5k+.
Jo wasn’t always the Chief Frugalista. Now she travels to Europe annually in First Class, with the tiniest suitcase imaginable, and loves to show her savvy 40 000 plus Frugalistas exactly how she does it as well as sharing interesting and unexpected European experiences that demonstrate you don’t need to spend a fortune to have a first class time.
Between them, Victoria and Katja have trekked in Nepal with toddlers, visited Machu Picchu with kids, sailed Panama’s San Blas Islands as a family, and more. Globetotting aims to inspire and inform their 17K+ audience that there is more to family travel than Disney!
Go Epicurista Christina is a hospitality consultant and freelance food writer on a mission to #MakeSomedayHappen one delicious bite, sip and trip at a time. She celebrates great food and wine experiences everywhere she goes, especially in her hometown of Orlando, FL, inspiring her 20K+ online friends to GO visit new restaurants, take their dream trip, and do all the things on their “someday list”.
Catherine is a part-time traveler looking to maximize her vacation days; she thrives on extraordinary experiences in exotic destinations all around the globe, looking to inspire others to do the same through destination guides, storytelling and photo journals. Her social media reach is 6K+ across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.
In The Loop Travel
John Roberts is an expert on adventure, fitness and cruise travel. John has been on more than 40 cruises, from the rivers to oceans and explored more than 30 countries during his journeys, bringing a fun perspective to his reviews, guides and travel tips in an effort to help his engaged social media audience of more than 20,000 across Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Instagram and YouTube, travel happy, travel fit and travel often.
Jack Moscrop is an adventure travel and adventure sports writer with articles published in multiple national magazines. His social media reach is 30K+ across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest.
Julia is a German digital nomad and location independent since 2011 who started blogging in 2015. She offers travel tips for long-term travellers and covers topics relevant for digital nomads and lifestyle design. Jey Jetter Travel & Lifestyle Blog has a growing social media reach of 10K+ across several channels.
Justin Plus Lauren
Justin and Lauren are a Canadian vegan couple who love outdoor adventures, discovering wildlife kindly and responsibly, and uncovering the history and natural beauty of the planet. Justin Plus Lauren has a growing social media reach of 60K+ across several channels.
Shobha is an American expat living in London with her family and is interested in luxury, cultural and family travel. Just Go Places has a current social media reach of 20K+ across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest.
Marta is an Italian expat in Ireland with a passion for cultural travel that she now shares with her two small children. Her family travel blog documents their home exchange experiences in Europe and beyond and is currently reaching an audience of over 12K+ across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.
Rossana is a Canadian gluten free traveller who loves to explore and discover new adventures in travel and food with family and as a solo traveler. Social media reach 16K+ across Twitter, Tacebook and Instagram.
Little Things Travel
Marissa is a travel blogger who strongly believes in the little things in life and that travel can be a driver for positive change in big and little ways. The resources, guides, and stories she writes are geared toward showing her community of 15K how to overcome obstacles to travel and always be a responsible traveler on every trip.
Fiona is a London lifestyle and travel blogger focussed on food, cultural travel and luxury. Her social media reach is currently 392K+ over Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter and Facebook.
Megan is an Australian Journalist who runs an award-winning travel blog dedicated to covering the best in adventure travel, as well as niche ecotourism site Waking Up Wild. Her mission is to inspire others to embark on their own worldwide adventure, and provide the knowledge and tools required for anyone who wishes to create a location independent career through digital media. Her social media reach is upwards of 168K across Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter and Facebook.
Based on Savoring Bites of Food, Travel and Life Done Well and reaches over 50K in social media – the reach is true consumers. Dana is a also Luxe TravelingMom on TravelingMom (2M eyes) with her business partner Sherry. The focus on all 3 sites is traveling as a local with luxury and taking full advantage of once in a lifetime experiences wherever they are.
Mum on the Move
Marianne travels with her two young kids in tow, checking out fun and adventurous activities in her destinations, and checking into luxury hotels and resorts along the way. Her family travel blog Mum on the Move is only one year old but already has an engaged social media reach of over 13k.
No Back Home
Karilyn and her family enjoy exploring at home in Southern California and around the world. From outdoor adventures to cultural experiences abroad, they love experiencing everything destinations have to offer, while also inspiring their 51K social media followers to get out and explore more with their kids!
Gloria is a Chilean exploring the world for more than 15 years, focusing on travel photography, solo travel and exclusive experiences shared daily with her growing 40K+ audience. This had led to many brand partnerships in Asia, Europe and South America with with hotels, tourism companies and Latam Airlines.
Nomadic Lives explores cultural, local and experiential travel in offbeat locations with a modest, but fierce following of 4.5k across its social media and email channels. Sanket, the dusky charmer behind Nomadic Lives’ describes his story as that of a twenty-something brown guy trying to traverse the invisible boundaries of global travel on a third-world passport!
was created by Donna to empower mature women – baby boomers and beyond – to get up, get out, and see the world; and if you love to travel, it aims to help you do it more and better. Combined social media followers of 30K+.
is a Swedish travel blog by Helena Gunnare, focusing on travel photography and outdoor adventures. Oh darling, let’s be adventurers reaches more than 10k on different social media channels.
One Road at a Time
Traveling through life together for 38 years, husband and wife team, Abi and Patti, launched One Road at a Time in 2012. With a social http://reallytrulyliving.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=1004&action=editmedia audience of over 8K, their blog offers readers a variety of content including classic road trips, adventures abroad, hospitality intrigue, and the latest trends in retirement.
One Tiny Leap
is a UK based family travel blog by Maria Belfort, created to inspire families to get the confidence to travel and explore with their children. One Tiny Leap has an engaged following of 13k+ followers across social media.
Our Family Travel Adventure
Jennifer and Rich have been traveling the world full time with their 3 boys since 2013. Their focus is family travel and they have over 20K followers on social media.
Tara Cannon is a family travel blogger who writes about unique and educational travel experiences to enjoy with kids in tow. Pint Size Pilot currently has 14K+ social media followers.
Pretty in the Queen City
Amelia is passionate about sharing her love of family travel and philanthropy with over 12K followers. She hopes to encourage individuals and families to not only travel, but to immerse themselves in the cultures of the places they are visiting and to open their arms to the communities by making a lasting impact while there.
Sand and Snow…and everywhere in between is a travel and lifestyle blog featuring road trip tales, food and drink hot spots, tech, talk, and Disney. Karyn Locke, her husband Steven, and “The Kid” love searching for the best hotels, restaurants, and activities everywhere they go and fall in love with each new place they visit while sharing the highlights with their 34K followers on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest.
A travel, lifestyle blog documenting Salwa kisswani’s stays within various cities around the world in a story-based reflection-ed posts, with a heavily use of pictures and videos. With more than 30k of social media followers combined, such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
Jaillan Yehia is a British travel writer, magazine editor and blogger specialising in discerning, stylish and boutique travel experiences. A highly experienced media industry professional with a longstanding career in travel PR and marketing and print journalism, she runs a blog with a combined social media following of 10K+.
Skimbaco Lifestyle’s mission is to inspire living life to the fullest, and the website covers global lifestyle with emphasis on travel, food and wellness and raising global citizens. Founder of #IGtravelThursday. The Presnal family reaches over 500K followers on social media.
Rachele and Gábor are an Italian-Hungarian blogger couple (living in Barcelona at the moment) who launched their blog on the occasion of their year and a half long round the world trip. They share their travel stories focusing on local traditions and photography in 3 languages (English, Spanish and Italian) with their 55K+ followers on their social media pages.
Patti is an avid traveller who has traveled to over 40 countries and all 7 continents. She has a combined social media following of 5.7K+ and focuses on how to travel smart, providing tips and tricks on everything from packing, travel hacking and traveling on a budget.
RexyEdventures Ed is a handsome and deaf luxury travelling backpacker adventuring in unexpected destinations. The last five years have seen him travel the world three times and recently he’s currently a full time Londoner in a 9-5 job but that doesn’t stop him exploring Northern Euorpe and engaging his 10K+ social media following.
Nic and Paul are a husband and wife team of adventure travellers who quit their 9-5 jobs to create a lifestyle based around their love for travel. They are currently on a long term journey around the world starting in the Balkans and Eastern Europe and have a following of 15K+ across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.
Noel is a professional photographer, freelance writer and blogger who travels the world and explores popular topics in culture and history, food, adventure and luxury experiences, world heritage sites and other exotic destinations. His social media reach combined is over 60K+ highly engaged followers across his platforms.
The Daily Adventures of Me
Jamie’s goal is to savor the adventure in each day, place, story and taste, which she does while being the mom of three boys and running a dental practice and sharing the experiences with you. With a combined social media reach of over 15,500+ followers.
Travel with the Smile
Maya and Michal are adventure and outdoor lovers spending most of the time in the mountains biking, running, jumping off cliffs, hiking and providing off the beaten path tips for the Canadian Rockies and beyond. They are soon to depart for a long term adventure to Central America, South America and New Zealand while sharing stories with their audience of 5K+ and growing.
Leticia is a tech addict and solo traveler with a curious mind. She loves to share practical tips and inspiration with a community of +5K, and is winner of #KayakHacksIceland.
Gemma and Craig are full time workers with a life-long travel habit – flirting with 30 and let loose on the world! Make travel happen, join the 19K other travel lovers on Two Scots Abroad social media.
Kevin and Christina are working parents who share experiences, tips and tricks about family travel in an effort to encourage other parents to try family adventure travel. With a social media following of over 10K and growing fast, they are making waves in the family travel industry.
Lyn and David are husband and wife baby boomers whose travel blog is entering its fifth year. They have a social media reach of 15K followers and their blog attracts a loyal and engaged readership who value their honest reviews of attractions, destinations and accommodation.
Tonya is a family travel writer on the verge of empty nest travel. Once a full-time RVer, she longs to return to the nomadic life with her husband and explore the U.S. one state at a time, sharing her experience with 35K+ social media followers.
Bryan enjoys exploring the world via craft beer and food and sharing his experiences with his growing audience of 4K+ followers. His many partnerships include TripIt, CraftBeer.com, Tourism Ireland, and the Charlotte Regional Visitors Association
Francesca is a Chicago-based travel blogger and full-time working mom of two who aims to show that working parents can still enjoy what they fancy in life (for her: travel, music festivals, and bourbon), even after having kids. Francesca has an organic, ever-growing social media following of 14K, and is a member of the International Food, Wine, and Travel Writers Association.
Elena and Andrei are two location-independent professionals combining running their technology company with a perpetual slow travel around the world. Their blog provides travel advice and resources based on firsthand experience and chronicles their 3 years and counting journey through 24 countries scattered over 5 continents, and has a steadily-growing entirely organic social media reach of 34K+ across Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest.
Chrysoula is a passionate traveler who loves history, nature and food. Her blog is focused on her trips to Greece and Europe and she provides travel tips, destination guides, hotel, tours and restaurant reviews. Her social media reach is over 18K+.
Traveling Thru History
Erin is a history lover and former expat who has been traveling since 2012. She shares in-depth historic information about the sites she visits, personal experiences from her travels, travel tips, destination guides, and cultural information with her 4K+ followers.
Jenni went through a life-threatening illness that has made her realise how short life is, and she is living her dream of travelling to all the amazing places out there. She shares information about her experiences, gives hints and tips, will try anything new, and currently has a social media reach of 10k.
Watch Us Wander
Follow husband and wife team, Ryan and Kelly McDaniel, as they document their travels around the world through video. They share their stories, adventures, funny moments and advice with their following of 1.2K+ on social media and YouTube and hope to inspire others through their journeys.
Viv Chapleo & Jill Hoelting are the co-founders and editors of WAVEJourney.com – Women’s Adventures, Vacations & Experiences ~ Your Journey Starts Here! – which was established in 2005 with main areas of focus on river and ocean cruising, sailing and boating, luxury beach resorts, gourmet dining, cooking trips, wine, beer and spirit experiences, cycling and soft-adventures in the great outdoors. The women’s online travel magazine provides valuable first-hand recommendations to a worldwide audience, and their vast influence and social media reach of 50+K is well-established, effective and professional.
Wherever I May Roam Blog
Melody and Taylor (mother/daughter) are multi-generational luxury travel, culture, and food bloggers who love to indulge but with a side of smart spending. They are cruise, theme park, festival, and unique activities experts and enthusiasts who live in Florida, Panama, Mississippi, and West Virginia, and have a social media reach over 29K.
Wyld family Travel
City Wanderers, Country Explorers, History Junkies, Castle Seekers, We are Mark, Bec, Willow and Marley, They are Wyld Family Travel. Focused on destinations in Europe and Australia that suits both families and parents. social media reach of over 25K+.