About us

Travel with a mate is an online magazine of great travel advice, destination reviews and travel observations from around the world. Search our site by geographical location and check out our latest travel features.

Written by real travel addicts

The travel articles on this site are written by our fantastic team of travel bloggers. We work with them to help promote their travel blogs, social media accounts and to bring added benefits from our valued partners. Anybody can become a contributor whether you have your own travel blog or not. We even send our trusted contributors on press trips and sponsored review trips!

Who made this site?

Travel With a Mate was co-founded by Matt and Deborah Preston. Two energetic travel addicts who love to share their experiences with the world and are dedicated to helping our contributors do the same! So far their travels have taken them all over the world to Japan, China, Russia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar, PhilippinesAustralia, New Zealand, United States of America, Fiji, Costa Rica, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Venezuela, Uruguay, Kenya, Egypt, Canada, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Slovenia, Austria, Romania, Croatia, Serbia, Mexico, Indonesia, Finland, Sweden, Hungary, Czech Republic, Belgium, Germany, Denmark and Switzerland!

Inspiring stories from real global nomads

We also strive to bring you inspiring stories from real travel addicts travelling the world right now. If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be an expat in china, travel round the world with your partner, Be on the road for over a decade, work as you travel or travelling with a child, our interviews will tell you everything you need to know.

Valued partnerships with the travel industry

We offer a number of cost effective advertising methods to reach your target demographic. Valued partnerships are our ethos. We love to forge alliances with great brands who wish to engage with our visitors and understand the value of blogging and blog traffic. All our packages are subscription based and competitively priced. We also look to send our trusted bloggers on reviews of travel products and destinations. If you’d like to know more visit our Advertising & Press section.