If there’s one thing that is found in almost everyone’s got-to-do list, then it must be travel. No surprise there. Travel gives the opportunity to unwind, rest, explore, bond with loved ones and so much more. And even if travel is not a priority for you, I’m pretty sure the amazing photos on IG and Twitter always serve you with major FOMO and make you to want to get out there! Out there being anywhere from Bali (that swing 🙂 ) to Lemon Valley in Elementatita (the food and sunset pics 🙂 ) However, apart from social media where else can one get ideas on where to head off to on the next long-weekend or on your work leave? Find here five publications that will inspire your wanderlust both locally or internationally.
Here’s a confession: I have every issue of Nomad! I absolutely love this magazine and devour every new issue with reading glee! Nomad is a monthly magazine that informs readers on amazing places to go and exciting things to do in East Africa in a creative, engaging way. Published by EatOut and edited by the beautiful Wendy Watta (you need to follow her on IG!), Nomad is your go-to if you’re looking for new escapades in Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda and beyond.
WHY I LOVE KENYA
Why I Love Kenya is the official publication of the Kenya Tourism Board and the Kenya Tourism Federation. It provides deep insight on Kenya’s tourism gems from Turkana in the country’s arid north to Lamu in the breezy south. As a promotion tool, the magazine is absolutely outstanding as it encourages both locals and international visitors to discover and experience the 254.
CONDE NAST TRAVELLER
Any travel enthusiast worth their salt, reads or must know about Conde Nast Traveller. Conde Nast Traveller is the Bible for global, luxury travel. Founded in 1987, today there are nine different international editions of this monthly magazine inspiring millions of travelers everyday. It’s Gold List edition that comes out at the beginning of every year is one of its most anticipated editions.
TRAVEL + LEISURE
Looking for interesting, exciting global destinations to travel to? Travel + Leisure offers best places to travel every month of the year in every continent for every budget while informing you what to pack, how to stay safe and other helpful tips and tricks. First published in 1937, it has six international editions in China, Mexico, Asia and India. T + L is a truly wonderful resource for anyone looking to travel to any part of the world.
People know Lonely Planet for their travel guides which provide everything you want to know about the destinations you want to visit. From Senegal to Sri Lanka, Lonely Planet is your ultimate guide on what to expect on your travels.
Do you read any of these magazines? Any others you can recommend? Let me know in the comment section below.
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