Matador interviews writers, authors, and activists from around the world.

From videos to quick Q & A’s to hybrid narrative / profiles, our contributors are always finding new ways to introduce the personalities and perspectives of people doing work that’s meaningful to our community.

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Interviews Articles

The man who cycled the world

by Adi Zarsadias

Tips from the pros: Best apps for your Instagram travel photos

by Stephanie Be

Is this the next generation of travel search engines?

by Alyssa James

An interview with Mary Sojourner on her novel 29

by Jo Jackson

Travel is not a white boys’ club (and never has been)

by Bani Amor

Congo River odyssey: 30 days + 1 dangerous brush with malaria

by Richard Stupart

18 people talk about their greatest insecurities as travelers

by Katie Scott Aiton

7 expats tell us how they scored the life of their dreams

by Leslie Finlay

Meet the ultimate World Cup 2014 fan

by Stephanie Foden

The only DJ in the bush

by Dikson

Shut down in Egypt: One artist’s story of struggle and oppression

by Becky Hagan-Egyir

What mainstream travel media are still getting wrong

by Bani Amor

On surviving a shark attack and coming back stronger than ever

by Reid Levin

Creating a company built on happiness: Bruce Poon Tip, on Looptail and transformative travel with GAdventures

by Katka Lapelosa

What it’s like to be gay in Russia

by Anne Hoffman

On the sticky ethics of voluntourism

by Richard Stupart

Around the world in the first solar-powered airplane able to fly through the night

by Tara Lowry

Celebrity exclusive: Ashley Bell on elephant conservation and the documentary film Love and Bananas

by Katka Lapelosa
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