Town & Tourist was established in 2016 by Christine DeGraff, who had a passion for helping U.S Travellers get the most out of their country.
Since then it has grown from strength to strength & the website has branched out into Asia including: Thailand, India, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Philippines and many more. In addition, to South America…where are travel coverage is also strong.
Town And Tourist is here to take the stress out of Travel Planning!
Town & Tourist Code of Ethics:
These are our ten commandments of Travel Ethics, of which all our content adheres to.
- We Provide INDEPENDENT Travel Guides & an Unbiased Opinion.
- We Provide Entertaining & Engaging Information.
- We Aim to Captivate & Inspire!
- We Provide the Best Travel Tips for you!
- We Aim to help you SAVE MONEY on your Vacations.
- We Help you to Plan your Travels & Vacations!
- We LOVE epic Adventures & Multi Country Tours.
- We are TREND SETTERS & always finding the next hot travel destination for you.
- We are FREE & always will be! (Despite outside pressure!)
- Every reader of Town & Tourist is part of our community….that YOU!
For more info contact: mail[at]townandtourist.com
Over the past year, we have had over 256,000 unique visitors and this is expected to grow to over 1,000,000 people within the next year.
We have been recognised by Various Publications including Vogue, New York Times, Forbes, as being one the most engaging, up & coming travel guides in the world!
“Town & Tourist is an Engaging & Compelling Travel website” – M World Travel.
Town & Tourist is an advocate of Ethical & Sustainable Travel! In addition we support various Animal rights & ethical foundations, see Ethical Elephant Sanctuaries in Thailand: Ultimate Guide.
We have even spoke out when we’ve seen excessive Tourism causing environmental problems around the world. In Places like Peru, with Machu Picchu. See: 5 Reasons why you should AVOID Machu Picchu? and Maya Bay in Thailand.
Town&Tourist Ethics & Values.
Maya Bay in Thailand:This is where the Leonardo Dicaprio Movie “The Beach was filmed” Since then excessive tourism has causing the pollution & has destroyed the majority of the coral reef system & harmed sealife…we advocated for it’s closure to tourists!
They Listened & it has now been closed for rejuvenation and has become a protected area! See CNN News for details. and Save Maya Bay.
Maya Bay is now closed to Tourists & Visitors. In Order to Protect the delicate Eco System & Coral Reef. Town & Tourist campaigned for it’s closure for years, in order to protect it for future generations.
We also have proudly promoted the unique Underwater Music Festival in Florida, due to the festivals ethics towards helping to conserve the Pacific Coral Reef System. Members of the T&T even took part in the largest Vegan Rally in Old Town Square!
If there is a cause you would like to blog about using our platform get in touch at mail(at)TownandTourist.com.
Our Social Media:
Town & Tourist has over 450,000 monthly viewers on Pinterest and Followings on Facebook, Instagram & Youtube.We also have great relationships with travel influencers on various platforms.
Our Media Partners:
We have previously partnered with Luxury Hotels, Yoga Retreats, Travel Agencies, Tourism Boards, Tour companies (Viator & Get your Guide) and even flight providers (Skyscanner & British Airways) to help provide the very best travel information for our readers.
Luxury Yoga Retreat Travel Partners: Town and Tourist
Working With Us:
Our Town & Tourist community has a dedicated team of travel experts whom have completed various professional & independent hotel/activity reviews all over the world. From Luxury Resorts, to Yoga Retreats and Hot Air Balloon Festivals.
Previous resorts & hotels have found our detailed & inspiring reviews provide an INCREASE in Bookings & a INCREASE in BRAND IMAGE and Coverage.
For Info on how we can help your travel business, event, festival or resort. Contact us at: mail[at]townandtourist.com or use the contact form below.
Our Affiliate Partners Include:
Disclaimer: We Only Recommended products & services which our T&T community has tried themselves &/or the company is reputable, reliable and has good reviews!) For referrals we receive a small commission which helps with the server costs of running the website & keeping it FREE for you readers.
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Our Website Layout/Categories:
Our extensive Library of Travel Blogs is split into a variety of sections:
Pinterest (Our Best Platform) 450k monthly viewers.
We use influencer networks on Instagram & Facebook, thus don’t use for direct followers. We also have content on our Youtube. which is growing.