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These Black Men Are Leading The Travel Influencer Game On Social Media

By Leah Freeman-Haskin

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There has been quite a rise in black women travel influencers across social media in recent years but women aren’t the only ones at the forefront. Black men are also taking to social media to show off their global adventures and build online platforms that inspire the culture through travel. Here are a few of those men.

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The Vagabond Experience

@mrvagaabond

Born and raised in New York City, Nate Chambers has always had a love for exploration. The Vagabond Experience’s core focus is to promote unconventional and experiential travel around the globe. You can follow Nate’s adventures from Kingston, Jamaica to Zanzibar and more.

Worldwide Nate

@worldwidenate

Nathan Fluellen is originally from Chicago and now spends his time traveling the globe and documenting his adventures through social media and his online travel show. A self-proclaimed adventure enthusiast, he hopes to inspire readers and viewers with a ton of travel tips for their next adventure.


Minority Nomad

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Country #94 Brunei If I'm being completely honest, this was one of the least excited I've been to visit a new country. Pretty much every source of research said the same things. It's boring, quiet, and strict. Well, Brunei is a great example of why I take other peoples advice with a grain of salt. After two days here I've had an absolute blast. Delicious food, kind people, chill vibe, and extremely clean. Brunei is a welcome change of pace from the chaos I usually chase. It's true there isn't much to do here. Alcohol and clubs are banned. And the streets are pretty deserted at night. But what I've found here is quality of quantity and can honestly say these are some of the most genuine people I've come across. This was shot inside Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque in Bandar Seri Begawan. Brunei's capital. Shortly after this I saw families riding bikes and chasing bubbles in the park, boats taxing people over to the worlds largest floating village, and saw a man training Falcons……..yes I said training Falcons. I have two more days here and look forward to sharing more information about this tiny but charming nation. Country #94 has truly been memorable. 15 months since my #93 and it feels good to be moving forward on this journey to every country again. Have you ever been surprised by a new travel destination? Experienced a place the critics got wrong? Where? #brunei #countrycounting #blacktravel

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@minoritynomad

Erick Prince is a travel journalist, photographer, and global citizen who is on a journey to be the first black man to visit every country in the world. Currently, he has visited 95 countries and documents his journey via social media.

Fly Brother

@flybrother

Ernest White II is a storyteller, explorer, and transformational lifestyle designer who has circumnavigated the globe six times. A Florida native, Ernest has lived in 5 countries and traveled to over 70. His favorite places include South Africa, São Paulo, and San Francisco. You can follow him on his social media channels as well as his travel docu-series FLY BROTHER with Ernest White II (premiering in January 2020 on PBS).

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Mister Levious

@misterlevius

Travis is a luxury travel writer based in London and Atlanta. He is currently living his best life while traveling the world and documenting his experiences for global publications and via his YouTube channel.

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