THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Travel

Between finding time and high prices, it can be hard to travel to some of the most interesting places in the world. For those who wish they could travel the globe but can’t, these nominees have explored some of the world’s most fascinating places, letting their audience tag along for the ride.

If you’re a brand looking for recognition in this space, you can enter the Travel & Tourism category in our brand competition.

Nominees

winner
@brandonmjordan
Initially launching YouTube channel “Jiggin’ With Jordan” as a class project, avid fisherman and tr…
finalist
@cupoftj
TJ Lee “make[s] videos and eat a lot,” feasting her way across the globe. From sushi donuts and $24…
@hopscotchtheglobe
Travel and lifestyle influencers Kristen Sarah and Siya Zarrabi are fostering their YouTube channel…
@im_nicolemarie
Outdoor adventurist and Merrell brand ambassador Nicole Brown is helping to empower women through h…
@jamesrelfdyer
Traversing 20 countries in 18 months, photographer and blogger James Relf-Dyer has been capturing t…
finalist
@lostleblanc
Christian LeBlanc wants you to help him “get lost.” Trading corporate life for wanderlust, the dail…
finalist
@marisahampe
“I got 99 bikinis but I can’t choose one.” Adventurer Marisa Hampe is a “girl of the sea,” and a Be…
@oneikatraveller
From teacher abroad to Travel Channel host, Jamaican-Canadian Oneida Raymond is a self-made celebri…
@onestep4ward
Johnny Ward is a true rags to riches story, as a digital nomad that went from broke to blogging mil…
@rayawashere
Travel and lifestyle vlogger Raya Encheva lived a fully nomadic life for four years with only carry…
finalist
@spiritedpursuit
Noticing Africa’s “lack of accurate representation” in the travel and tourism communities, Cameroon…
finalist
Sailing La Vagabonde
Australian couple Riley Whitelum and Elayna Carausu go wherever the wind takes them, as they traver…