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

Listen to real people talk about what it’s like flying while fat

by Carlo Alcos

The inner lives of badass travelers: Joanna Franco

by David Miller

The inner lives of badass travelers: Shannon Galpin

by David Miller

You don’t have to be a privileged white girl to travel

by Camille Willemain

An exclusive interview with world photographer David DuChemin

by Kate Siobhan Mulligan

Defining the role of Afropeans in modern travel writing

by Bani Amor

8 people tell stories of their travel mentors

by Katie Scott Aiton

Finding Balance after a Back-Breaking Fall: Interview with Dave and Deb of The PlanetD

by Jacqueline Kehoe

Closing the adventure gap: Changing the face of the outdoors

by Bani Amor

The seriously huge assumption that affects the voice of travel

by Bani Amor

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
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