Up And Coming African Travel Influencers You Should Know

Africa is home to many of the world’s most beautiful and culturally-rich destinations, with its people being just as diverse as its landscapes.

Creators from the continent share the African travel narrative by showing us the world through their eyes, showcasing the Motherland and beyond. 

Here are some up-and-coming African travel influencers you should be following.

This Paris-based blogger (originally from Benin) shared her U.S. travels while living in Miami and has taken her followers along with her on journeys to Italy, Germany, Hong Kong & more


Jay‘s ultra-vivid, stylish feed is sure to impress. He documents his travels with crisp, colorful photos and videos that will make you want to hit the follow button.


This Miami-based Eritrean mother-son duo has been to ten different countries, including Thailand, South Africa, Eritrea, the Dominican Republic, Cuba, and the U.A.E.

Deborah and Jonah

Aya is a South African travel blogger exploring countries such as Spain, Zimbabwe, France, and Greece. Follow along with Aya on her local staycations for ideas of things to do in South Africa.


This Ghanaian Backpacker travels all over Ghana proudly showing off the beauty of his country. His bright, dynamic feed showcases the country’s food, attractions, history, and nature.


This Zimbabwean vlogger launched Afronomads to create content primarily focusing on African travel. She travels to countries proudly highlighting the beauty of many African nations.


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