Last updated on October 11th, 2021 at 06:48 pm
What I admire about these Black travel bloggers and influencers is they all show you tangible ways you can start traveling—no matter where you are in your journey. They show you how to solo travel, or take a break from the rat race in America. Or how to travel on a budget.
These Black travel bloggers and influencers will inspire you to take a leap of faith—move out of the country, start your own company, explore the terrains of a foreign place, and more!
Black Digital Nomad and Mindset Coach
Is an influencer and the creator of Black Digital Nomad; she’s also a comedian that will have you “lmao” in real life. What’s awesome is Jazzie created a platform to help people move abroad in 90 days or less.
Through her Black Digital Nomad website, she offers expat consultations, relocation packages, and mindset coaching to help you move abroad. Jazzie believes in the power of reframing your mindset to achieve the goals you have, especially when it comes to leaving your country.
Gen X Travel Expert and CEO
The founder of Black in Tulum and co-founder The Blaxit Tribe. She transparently shares her expat and travel stories of living on three continents and traveling to 44 countries.
Nubia is a go-getter and spreads her passion for travel through her entrepreneurial ventures. She continuously encourages people to move out of the country and live their best lives, regardless of circumstances.
If you’re ever in Tulum, check out her weekly curated events.
Content Creator and Digital Nomad
What makes Juliun’s travels unique is his ability to connect with locals and go off the beaten path. You can catch him getting lost in nature, camping, or going on some action packed adventures.
What inspired Juliun to move abroad was to experience more freedom, a better environment, a new way of life, and more affordability. Follow his newly created YouTube—One Way Tickets—which showcases his travels and digital nomad life in Bali.
Creator of Xpat App and Vlogger
Is the creator of Xpat app, which brings Black expats together worldwide. Her app also serves as a resource for melanated people transitioning abroad, whether it’s for work or study.
After living abroad in London for three years, Shar took a leap of faith and moved to Lisbon.It felt easy for her to make a home out of Portugal, especially when she found out she could get residency here. That, in addition to safety, the vibe, mouth-watering food, warm weather, and a community that feels like family—sealed the deal.
Make sure to check out her Instagram where she goes live with other Black expats.
East-Coast Travel Expert
He is what you’d consider an east-coast travel expert. He highlights plenty of hidden gems throughout New York, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and more. Even though the pandemic has shifted his way of traveling, he still managed to find adventures domestically.
Jose’s desire to show undiscovered places encourages people to explore more of the U.S. Seriously, his exuberant spirit will have you wanting to zipline and chase some waterfalls *cues TLC*.
Lavish Experiences On a Budget
The creator of RaZin Standard, which focuses on lavish experiences and quality things. Her drive and resourcefulness has allowed her to travel to places like Puerto Rico—where she only spent $465 in total.
Rachelle stays giving tips on how to budget, so you can afford the things you want in life, like international travel. Through her Instagram and YouTube, she breaks it down on how you can travel for cheap—where to find inexpensive flights, lodging, food, and MORE!
Motivational Speaker and Travel Blogger
Is a storyteller and incredibly honest about her journey to entrepreneurship. What’s special about her platform The Blog Abroad is it promotes solo female travel and being a full-time entrepreneur. Through her writing and her Instagram, she motivates her readers to travel the world.
Glo isn’t new to this travel thing—she has been around the world, exploring over 80 countries. Not only that, she is a motivational speaker and brings awareness to social issues like women’s rights and Black Lives Matter. Her brand promotes gratitude, integrity, and living your life to the fullest.
Follow + connect with these wonderful Black travel bloggers and influencers for your dose of travel inspiration.