Gay travel bloggers you need to follow in 2018
When we entered the gay travel blogging community in 2013, we became part of a very cool, albeit small, niche travel family.
Over these many years, we’ve seen our little gay travel blogging family evolve into something much bigger. These are our 20 favourite gay travel bloggers who have become an important part of our online world. We love them all, and celebrate each one of them here.
Table of Contents
- 1 Couple of Men
- 2 Two Bad Tourists
- 3 Globetrotter Girls
- 4 Travels of Adam
- 5 Man on the Lam
- 6 Dopes on the Road
- 7 Dream Euro Trip
- 8 My Normal Gay Life
- 9 Backpack With Brock
- 10 Out With Ryan
- 11 Viaja Bi!
- 12 LandLopers
- 13 1 Dad 1 Kid
- 14 2 Travel Dads
- 15 RexyEdventures
- 16 High Society Hobo
- 17 Engineer on the Road
- 18 Scruffy Italian Traveller
- 19 Indefinite Adventure
- 20 Gastro Gays
Couple of Men
Karl and Daan are absolutely gorgeous together. Their branding is also so on point. Every image they produce is very iconic of gay love. The boys are based in Amsterdam. Karl is originally German and Daan is Dutch. We met the boys during the Whistler Gay ski week near Vancouver in Canada.
Check out Karl and Daan’s blog: Couple of Men
Two Bad Tourists
Auston and David are the super cute duo behind Two Bad Tourists. They left the USA to travel the world in early 2012 and have since settled in Spain as a base for their gay travel blogging adventures. We love these guys – they’re always a lot fun to hang out with. One of our favourite travel adventures with them was discovering gay Gran Canaria together.
Check out Auston and David’s blog: Two Bad Tourists
Dani, originally German, has been a full time traveller since 2010 when she left her London life behind to travel the world. Globetrotter Girls gives a lesbian take on the gay travel niche. We had a lot of fun together in gay Bangkok and then taking selfies in London.
Check out Dani’s blog: Globetrotter Girls
Travels of Adam
Travels of Adam is one of the oldest gay travel blogs, going strong since 2009. Adam is a hipster, ex graphics designer and one of the first bloggers, going strong since 2009. We met in gay Berlin and partied at the Berghain night club together.
Check out Adam’s blog: Travels of Adam
Man on the Lam
Canadian Ray is the sassy and extremely witty author behind the Man On The Lam gay travel blog. He is absolutely hilarious and we love reading his writing. We met Ray in Bangkok, Chile and also at the Rainforest World Music Festival in Sarawak, Malaysia.
Check out Ray’s blog: Man on the Lam
Dopes on the Road
Meg and Lindsay are a married couple from the US who are living the dream and proudly flying the flag for the lesbian community. The girls got married at the gorgeous lesbian owned Sacha Ji Wellness Hotel in Ecuador, which we also stayed at and loved.
Check out Meg and Lindsay’s blog: Dopes on the Road
Dream Euro Trip
DJ Yabis is the super cool-cat behind the Dream Euro Trip blog. He’s from one of our favourite countries – the Philippines, and we hung out a lot in Berlin and Gran Canaria.
Check out DJ Yabbis’ blog: Dream Euro Trip
My Normal Gay Life
Jose blogs about his gay travel adventures with his husband Alfred. The boys joined us on our luxury gay cruise in the Galapagos Islands and we also travelled around Ecuador with Jose on the Tren Crucero and in Baños.
Check out Jose’s blog: My Normal Gay Life blog
Backpack With Brock
We love Brock. This cheeky Canadian chappy does the best videos on his YouTube channel and is a lot of fun to follow. Brock is one of the most extensive gay travel bloggers we know, and recently celebrated visiting his 100th country – Ecuador.
Check out Brock’s blog: Backpack With Brock
Out With Ryan
Ryan Thomas Woods is a vlogger and gay travel blogger, writing about his trips abroad. Like us he prefers to travel slowly and get a deeper understanding of the places he visits. We met Ryan at the Fierte Canada Montreal Gay Pride and had a blast.
Check out Ryan’s blog: Out With Ryan
Rafael is Brazil’s hottest gay travel blogger and you have to connect with him cause he’s totally fabulous, extremely witty and does some hilarious videos. We explored vineyards together in Mendoza in Argentina.
Check out Rafael’s blog: Viaja Bi!
Matt Long started his LandLopers blog in 2010 and has to date covered every single continent! If you listen to his Insta Stories, you’ll also fall in love with his deep sexy voice. Matt started his adventures on a 25th anniversary Jeopardy cruise around the Galapagos Islands in Ecuador, and the rest is history.
Check out Matt’s blog: LandLopers
1 Dad 1 Kid
Talon Windwalker has one of the most fascinating blogs we know. He’s a father to Tigger, who was assigned male at birth, but came out as a trans female a couple of years ago. Together they are slowly travelling exploring the world – this very cool gay dad showing his daughter the world through their nomadic life.
Check out Talon’s blog: 1Dad1Kid
2 Travel Dads
Rob and Chris Taylor are one of the best gay family bloggers we discovered. Their travels focus on their adventures with their 2 sons, teaching them the value of culture and education, experiencing the outdoors, and giving the kids a broad world view.
Check out Rob and Chris’ blog: 2TravelDads
Sexy Rexy is gay deaf blogger Ed Rex who is based in the UK when he’s not causing handsome havoc across the globe. We love hanging out with Ed when we return to visit our London.
Check out Rex’s blog: RexyEdventures
High Society Hobo
Ben is a fellow gay boy and global junkie. Like Stefan, he quit the law for a backpack and has spent a lot of time eating his way in India and Southeast Asia. We had a gay old time in Saigon.
Engineer on the Road
Josh is an engineer, working and volunteering his way around the world, and blogging about it along the way. We met explored the gay bars of Bali together, as well as in Bangkok and London.
Check out Josh’s blog: Engineer on the Road
Scruffy Italian Traveller
Sergio is our pal from London who we met at the European Gay Ski week and have been sisters ever since. He takes the gay travel niche to a whole new scruffy level. He now lives back home in Puglia, Italy with his boyfriend Kendall.
Check out Sergio’s blog: the the Scruffy Italian Traveller
Indefinite Adventure is the travel blog of vegan gay couple Sam and Zab. As well as writing about their vegan discoveries, they are also passionate about eco travelling. We had a great night out with the boys in London and also in Berlin.
Check out Sam and Zab’s blog: Indefinite Adventure
Russell and Patrick are cute Eurovision-obsessed Irish lads behind this foodie blog. They’re based in Ireland and love to show off their daily recipes and food adventures in Insta Stories.
Check out Russell and Patrick’s blog: Gastro Gays