TN Awards: Meet The Nominees For Black Travel Media Of The Year

We know you all love Travel Noire, but there are other awesome travel writers and publications that have a specific niche catering to Black travelers.

Whether they freelance for a large publication or own their own blog, vlog, or podcast, these are the internet’s most in-the-know Black travel media! Check them out below and vote for your fave until June 13.

Black Broads Abroad

Phelena Jean is a woman of many trades. She is a retired international educator and entrepreneur with global experience that spans many industries, including beauty, media, real estate, and more.

After going through a painful divorce, Jean quit her job and began her international adventure in Salvador Bahia, Brazil.

Now, the south-central Los Angeles native is adding another title to her name as the creator of the podcast Black Broads Abroad.


With more than 34,000 followers on Instagram,  Jey has built a platform that not only gives you travel tips and advice, but he is the founder of Jey Xplore. 

Through his platform, he customizes trips tailored to your travel group, wants, and needs.

The Black Travel Feed

From Black-owned luxury resorts, planning and organizing group and solo trips, stay-cations, baecations, destination weddings, Black expat life, and more, The Black Travel Feed is an online community that proves Black travelers are not monolithic.

With more than 500,000 followers on Instagram, Black Travel Feed highlights the beauty of melanated travelers from all aspects and walks of life.

Cyn Andrew of Simply Cyn


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Attorney-turned-travel influencer Cyn Andrew is a wife and mother of twins teaching women how to travel with style. She also shows her more than 200,000 Instagram followers how to travel with a family (also in style).

RELATED: Traveler Of The Week: Cyn Used Travel To Learn The Ways Of The World

Ashlee Major-Moss

Ashlee Major-Moss is a London-based travel and lifestyle content creator.

Ashlee is an expert in helping her followers plan the ultimate trip through her travel guides.

When it comes to content, she also sells presets so travelers can get the most out of their content when traveling.

Time To Vote

We love all of our Black travel media experts but you can only vote for one. Cast your vote HERE! You can vote daily until June 13.