Because understanding the world and its many cultures is a cherished pursuit, the people whose voices we listen to as we travel these paths are invaluable. Unfortunately, the travel industry hasn’t always done an excellent job of reflecting its diverse customer base when creating memorable trips and spreading travel knowledge. A new generation of Black travel advisors, however, is changing everything.

These trailblazers combine passion, expertise, and cultural insight to craft bespoke experiences that transcend the ordinary. Whether you’re dreaming of an African safari, a Caribbean escape, or a European summer, these advisors are your compass.

Evita Robinson

Evita Robinson stands at the forefront of the travel community. Founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe, she has cultivated a global network of over 25,000 travelers of color. Her advocacy for inclusivity in travel has sparked conversations and initiatives worldwide, empowering marginalized voices to claim their space in travel.

Martinique Lewis

As a diversity in travel consultant, Martinique Lewis is a force for change within the industry. Her advocacy for diversity and representation has led her to spearhead projects such as the Black Travel Alliance, amplifying Black travelers’ and content creators’ voices. Through her work, she challenges the status quo, striving to create a world where travel is genuinely accessible to all.

Oneika Raymond

A seasoned travel journalist and television host, Oneika Raymond inspires aspiring travelers worldwide. Her blog, ‘Oneika the Traveller,’ offers invaluable insights into destinations far and wide, coupled with reflections on identity and belonging. She dismantles stereotypes and encourages cultural exchange through her multimedia platforms, fostering a more connected global community.

Reggie Cummings

Reggie Cummings, the founder of the Black Travel Movement, is a leader in group travel. His community-driven approach has brought together thousands of Black travelers on transformative journeys across the globe. Through curated experiences celebrating culture and heritage, he fosters connections that transcend borders, enriching the lives of all who participate.

Jessica Nabongo

Jessica Nabongo’s quest to become the first Black woman to travel to every country is extraordinary. On social media and through her blog, ‘The Catch Me If You Can,’ she inspires countless others to pursue their travel dreams fearlessly. Her advocacy for diversity in the travel industry is a powerful reminder of the transformative power of exploration.

Maurice Smith 

Maurice Smith, co-founder of Eugene Toriko, epitomizes elegance. His travel agency specializes in encouraging travelers to appreciate off-the-grid adventures while making the planet a better place. Maurice’s attention to detail elevates simple trips to thrilling excursions. His unique knowledge and local professional networks ensure you enjoy the best moments.

Antoine Wilson & Okello Jao

Antoine Wilson and Okello Jao, the dynamic duo behind Melanated Safaris, redefine adventure. Specializing in African safaris, they blend luxury with conservation. Imagine sunrise game drives in the Serengeti, followed by sundowners overlooking the savannah. Antoine and Okello’s love for wildlife and commitment to responsible tourism ensure that your safari will be the best.