Hand Luggage Only
We are Lloyd & Yaya from Hand Luggage Only - We set up our site to connect with fellow explorers so that we can all get the most out of our travel experiences! We want to make inspirational travel posts that are accessible for everyone, whether; you are on an action-packed gap year, planning your log cabin ski-trip, taking a blissful honeymoon, or even daring to climbing Mt Fuji! We want to help you find the very best travel that is right for YOU! We hope to bring out your travel lust with experiences, food and places that we share with our friends! No place is too far, no chocolate cake too big, no dream too unreachable... our aim is to get out there and experience the very best the world has to offer... now, where is that spoon! :-)
Nikki Vargas is an NYC-based travel journalist with stories in VICE, FOOD & WINE Magazine, The Daily Meal, Matador Network and more. Nikki's blog, The Pin the Map Project, was voted a top 100 travel blog of 2015 and shares travel tips, destination guides, solo travel advice and more. Follow Nikki and her travels on Instagram!
Michael - Go See Write
In late 2008, Michael closed down his legal practice of ten years to embark on a quest to circle the globe without getting on a single airplane. Sixteen months, six continents, and forty-four countries later, he succeeded and he has just kept going since. He is a permanent traveler that specializes in slower, overland travel all around the world. Go See Write
Ava has written on a variety of topics over the last three years, including travel and days out. She enjoys large glasses of wine and learning Japanese!
Martha and Nigel - BayBreezin'
Martha and Nigel are an international couple who live in beautiful Northern Ireland. Martha is German, Nigel is 100% Norn’ Irish and they met when Martha spent a summer working in Sweden, a country they share a love for. After several trips to London, Germany and Prague together, Martha finally settled in Northern Ireland in 2010. They have since travelled large parts of Scandinavia, the US and Ireland together, as well as Portugal and Spain. Nigel has developed into a real travel expert, always finding the best deals, routes and places to stay. They got married on the Beach of Coronado Island in May 2015.
Janet Newenham is a travel blogger from Cork, Ireland who has been travelling the world for over ten years. She writes about her crazy experiences abroad on her award-nominated travel blog 'Journalist On The Run', and also gives tips on how to lead a life full of travel and adventure.
Tom is a passionate traveller and experienced writer. He speaks fluent German, and is at his happiest when travelling around Europe.
Eileen Cotter Wright is a Boston, MA expat living in London, UK as a professional freelance writer and owner of group travel site Pure Wander. Despite losing her passport the first day she left her home country, she's continued to roam the earth with gusto for about a decade. You can keep up with her personal mess adventures on Crooked Flight
Travels of Adam
In 2010 Adam quit his job as a graphic designer in Boston and traveled around the world for a year. Since 2012, Adam has been living in Europe and blogging about his travel adventures at Travels of Adam. Follow him on Twitter @travelsofadam for more travel stories and photos. Travels of Adam
Eating Europe Tours
Eating Europe offers #1 rated Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Rome, London, Amsterdam and Prague. As fellow foodies and travelers, we believe there is no better way to experience a city than through its food. All of our tours not only feed you the best each city has to offer, but also immerse you in the local culture, authentic street life and special history. Visit our website and book a tour today! Eating Europe Tours
We are Nic and Paul, The Roaming Renegades! A married couple who are quitting the 9-5 for a life of travel & adventure. We are leaving behind the "normal" way of living in which we are conditioned into giving away our best years for a retirement which may never happen. Live for today we say! Follow our crazy adventures around the world!
On the Luce
Lucy Dodsworth is a British travel blogger who's been blogging On the Luce for almost 5 years, sharing travel stories, tips and photos from the UK, Europe and beyond. After a year-long backpacking trip in her 20s, she's now combines a passion for travel with a business, house, family and friends. So you'll find her mixing up local adventures with long haul, exploring new places and and uncovering unusual angles to popular destinations. Lucy is never far from her camera, loves a good glass of wine, devours a book a week and has gone from boat-phobic to cruise convert. Last year she cycled round Copenhagen, watched sunset in Santorini, tried bread cooked underground in Iceland and watched grizzly bears in Canada – who knows what will be next?
Meagan Faye is a world traveller and creator of Living Boldly. Blogging is her passion and became a career after studying International Relations and working in Resource Management for one of the world's largest corporations. She hopes to travel often and always continue to grow, both professionally and personally.
Victoria is the author of the award winning solo female travel blog Pommie Travels. After graduating from university in 2008, she decided to pack her bags to travel the world, and in doing so, stumbled upon a career in travel writing. Since then she has visited over 45 countries and loves to inspire others to see the world through photography, video and social media.
Fiona - London Unattached
An award winning freelance writer and marketing consultant, Fiona Maclean writes about travel and London lifestyle in print and online. She runs her own London lifestyle blog, London-Unattached. In addition to winning three blogging awards in 2012, in 2013 she was listed as one of the Woman and Home top 100 food bloggers in the category of food and travel and was the overall winner of the Avis UK Travel Blogger of the Year in 2014. Fiona lives in Central London.
My name is Laura and I'm a 23 year old English & Creative Writing graduate with a passion for journalism and social media. Currently travelling and loving it!