Travel bloggers are wandering souls who traverse places, captures the beauty what their eyes saw and then shares it with the whole world by using their arts like photography, writing skills etc.
These travel enthusiasts are in fact vagabonds who relishes to surround their life at different place, environment, cultures, people etc. Being a travel writer is indeed tougher than a day job. They have an insatiable desire to wander with awareness and a goal. Travel bloggers fund their trips through unlimited means, all just to save their soul.
Intriguing the reader’s pique, travel bloggers bring out stories by bumping into unexpected places, tough terrains, unimaginable situations. They see the unseen, hear the unheard and read between the line, travel bloggers also have excellent articulation skills and power of expression in their writings.
They don’t necessarily travel to exotic places, but any place that interests them, whether PAN India or abroad, they go to any extent to tap their longings to translate it into their breathings of heart on paper. Travel bloggers are indeed one heck of amazing creatures to know, feeding the travel fanatics and enthusiasts with mind-boggling details in their experiences.
These days a large number of people are being bitten by the troublesome little travel bug. In this listicle of the Top 10 Most Popular Travel Bloggers in India, we have hand picked few & will be sharing precise details about them, here have a quick review!
10. Neelima Vallangi
She is a freelance travel writer and also an avid photographer. After Neelima Vallangi completed her education from IIT Madras, she took her most adored pursuits.
She is a national award-winning writer for her publications. Her major forte is to visit offbeat and sharing stories of her remote travelling.
Neelima has contributed to several feature stories to BBC Travel, The Hindu, National Geographic, Deccan Herald, Indian Express etc.
Blog name: travelwithneelima.com
9. Shalu Sharma
She belongs from the city Patna and has been blogging since 2005. Shalu is well known for her writing on Indian travel and holiday destinations.
She has authored well-known travel guides naming a few like Essential India Travel Guide, India Travel health guide etc.
Shalu is a passionate writer whose writings holds as a genuine guidance pertaining to travel tips and culture of India, holiday plans and lots more in the store for her readers.
Blog name: shalusharma.com
8. Dheeraj Sharma
He is an avid traveller, who professionally a Software Project Manager. He has a knack in visiting different places, and sharing about his travel nuances through his writings.
Dheeraj is very fond of traversing through Himalayan journeys, solo and sometimes with other fellow travellers.
Blog name: devilonwheels.com
7. Karthik Reddy
He has been placed seventh in the list of Top 10 Most Popular Travel Bloggers in India.
Karthik Reddy first started his travel excursion to Thailand when he was just 22. His blog gives the readers great insights about the places he has visited.
Blog name: romancingtheplanet.com
6. Abhinav Chandel
Being an exception in the list, as he solely uses his Instagram handle, unlike other bloggers who spread his travel stories and picturesque thoughts only through their blogs. Abhinav lives at Mcleodganj, a small village in the lower Himalayan region of India, but basically belongs to Kashipur, Uttarakhand.
He spends most of his time bringing together travelling, writing and photography. His roadie lifestyle has inspired and given life goals to many readers and his followers across the country.
He had also sold his photographs as postcards and prints as souvenirs, did freelance photography gigs for resorts, sang in local cafes, wrote for paid blogs etc, to fund his dreams initially.
Blog name: https://www.instagram.com/abhiandnow/
5. Shivya Nath
She quit her corporate job for pursuing her dream life of world travelling and writing. Basically, she belongs to Dehradun who though took up her education in Economics, but realised her yearnings for travelling and visiting places in her wish list on her own terms.
Shivya has a penchant for offbeat destinations and her travelogues have appeared in leading Indian & international publications, including National Geographic Traveller, BBC Travel, The Times of India, Lonely Planet etc.
She is the co-founder of India Untravelled which unleashes details of lesser known places on the tourist’s maps.
Blog name: www.the-shooting-star.com
4. Ajay Jain
He is a traveller, photographer, writer and entrepreneur. Ajay started his journey in the year 2007. at the Kumzum La pass in the Himalayas.
He has written more than 5 printed travel books and over 40 e-books. Ajay has self-driven more than 80,000 kms on Indian roads, Nepal, Bhutan and other countries.
Blog name: kunzum.com
3. Arti S
Art started blogging in the year 2009. As a travel blogger she has come across a plethora of places, especially pilgrimages centres.
Her adventurous journey goes beyond the boundaries of culture to present readers the memoirs. She has been placed third in the list of Top 10 Most Popular Travel Bloggers in India.
Blog name: www.myyatradiary.com
2. Archana Singh
This next traveller on the list is an international solo traveller from India, who looks for different kinds of experiences. Archana basically belongs to Delhi,
It was during her first trip to Ladakh in 2004, that led her to take up travel blogging for real. Upon which she had written a phenomenal epilogue on Ladakh.
Her upbringing in the army background doesn’t ever make her afraid to become a global trotter, all by herself. She funds her trip from her job in the field of Strategy and Brand communication.
Blog name: www.travelseewrite.com
1. Sankara CS
He is classified as one of the finest Travel bloggers in India and has been placed first in the list. Sankara CS was formerly an IT grad who found his interest soaring and thus opted to explore wildlife holidays, unique cultures and lots more by travelling and writing about it.
He is in his early 30s and basically from Bangalore. He has travelled to places like 9 months across 12 countries including Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Philippines, Burma, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau etc.
Blog name: beontheroad.com