As more of us are making a conscious effort to opt for a lifestyle that is in harmony with the ecosystem, eating vegan is becoming normalized and more accessible. However, traveling as a vegan does not come without its challenges. If you are looking for some inspiration for the road, here is a list of vegan travel bloggers who will make your life a little easier.
1. Kristin Lajeunesse, Will Travel for Vegan Food
Kristin Lajeunesse is the founder of the award-winning website Will Travel for Vegan Food. Originally from New York, she began her travels in September 2011 and writes about every vegan establishment she finds on her journey. Today, she is a self-employed business and lifestyle strategist happily living and documenting the nomadic lifestyle. From the streets of Saigon to Lisbon, her Instagram page is an honest and informative narrative of her adventures.
2. Justin P. Moore, The Lotus and the Artichoke
In 2012, Justin P. Moore successfully funded a vegan cookbook project called The Lotus and the Artichoke on Kickstarter and since then his travels have taken him over 50 countries and countless kitchens of restaurants. Today, he travels the world to discover new recipes, teach cooking classes and inspire the vegan community around the world. He has a passion for discovering local delicacies from underrated parts of the world. Wondering what a vegan lunch in the north Ethiopian highlands looks like? Or a vegan dessert in the old capital city of India Kolkata? Justin has it all covered in his Instagram and his blog.
3. Ariane, Ari goes to Wonderland
Ariane runs the blog Food ‘n’ Travel and her Instagram page is aptly named Ari goes to Wonderland. If you thought vegan food was boring, think again! Her feed is full of perfectly Instagrammed vegan food pictures coupled with the blog which features tons of vegan recipes available in German and English.
4. Rika and Doni, Vegan Miam
Rika and Doni run the vegan food and travel blog Vegan Miam. They dedicate their time to recipe development and writing cookbooks and travel guides. They love bold, global flavors and have a passion for crafting recipes inspired by their travels. Their feed has a strong focus on Asian food but they are not afraid to experiment with ingredients from around the world.
5. Ashley Hubbard, A Southern Gypsy
A Southern Gypsy is a great resource for vegan and conscious travel. The blog features vegan destination guides, recipes, restaurant reviews as well as plenty of information about sustainable and eco-friendly lifestyle. The account not only features delicious food pictures but also adorable pictures of animals to inspire ethical tourism. If you are looking for inspiration for a holistic lifestyle transformation, A Southern Gypsy should is your go-to guide.
6. Monica Mazur, Where Are We
The stunning travel pictures perfectly balanced with vegan food pictures from Monika Mazur’s account, Where Are We , makes you dream of a utopian lifestyle. Mazur and friend Gaile Juknyte also run a blog Where Are We. They share a common love for animals and nature and are in constant search for delicious vegan food around the world.
7. Randi, Veggievisa
Randi is the creator of Veggievisa and co-creator the popular travel website Just a Pack. Her mission to share tips and tricks to help you live a vegan lifestyle whether it’s on the road or at home. Veggie Visa is particularly great for newbie vegans who are trying to adopt a sustainable lifestyle. She documents her food journey on her Instagram feed by trying out vegan restaurants all over the world, shopping in vegan-friendly stores and staying in eco-friendly hotels. Her blog also includes a range of easy vegan recipes that will make your transition to vegan lifestyle smooth and easy.
8. Carolyn Scott-Hamilton, Healthy Voyager
Carolyn Scott-Hamilton is a well-known figure in the health and wellbeing industry. A TV host, a plant based vegan chef, special diet and green living expert, and a respected author, Carolyn has been featured on the Discovery Channel, CNN, USA Today and Martha Stewart Radio to name a few. Her show, The Healthy Voyager, started in 2005 as a resource for travelers who wanted to stay healthy during their travels and enjoy vegan food. With a good mix of travel and lifestyle pictures, her Instagram feed feels authentic, fun and inspiring.
9. Jen May, Vegan Nomad Life
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Jen May runs the conscious and travel lifestyle blog called the Vegan Nomad Life. Her goal is to inspire plant-based foodies and travelers to fulfill their potential. Her blog covers a wide range of topics from yoga and vegan food to traveling like a local and living the nomadic life. From Bali to Brisbane, her Instagram feed is a fresh breath of air. We love her humorous and soulful Insta captions as she continues to inspire people around her.