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The Irish Travel Bloggers That Will Give You Serious Wanderlust Envy

by Niamh ODonoghue
15th Sep 2016

Janet Newenham


It’s only been one year since blogger, and journalist Janet Newenham of Journalistontherun.com quite her job to pursue her life-long dream of travel blogging, and already the Cork native has covered more ground than most of us will in an entire lifetime. Over her short travel-blogging career, Janet has become a master with a camera and her Instagram account (which has over 23,000 followers) is an endless sea of perfectly timed, lust-worthy photos. As well as that, her work has also appeared on Huffington Post, Multitrip.com, Tourism Switzerland, The Irish Times and Lonely Planet to name just a few. The journalist on the run is currently taking part in an incredible expedition from Cork to Capetown, which will see her travel over 14,000 km by boat, car, train, bus, and bicycle. Follow her journey here and find her on Instagram?at @janetnewenham.

The Daily S’elf


For those of you who are unfamiliar with Nadia El Ferdaoussi, you’re about to enter a seething rage of jealousy. This gorgeous Irish girl has ingeniously combined her love of beauty together with her passion for travel?and has paved herself a truly unique and courageous career. Her work has appeared in the Irish Examiner, Irish Sun, Irish Daily Mail, Irish Independent Weekend, Xpose, U and Irish Country magazines, and frequently appears on TV3’s Xpose. Nadia’s blog contains all the travel information necessary whether you’re travelling to Killarney?or?the Carribean. Follow her journey here and follow her at @nadia_dailyself.

They Wanderlust


Image your job was to travel around the world reviewing luxury resorts. This is the reality for Irish woman Siobhan and her beautiful family; husband Byron and baby Mason. As photographers and travel journalists, this incredible family pride themselves in working with top luxury and boutique destinations around the world including Africa, Asia, America, and Europe. The trio is currently on their way to the beautiful Grecian island of Mykonos. Read about their travels here and follow Siobhan at @they.wanderlust.

Travel Pennies


Nicola Brady – curator of travelpennies.com is an award-winning Irish writer with an expanding repertoire of clients including The Independent, The Guardian, Lonely Planet, and the prestigious Cond? Nast Traveller. Hailing from the beautiful West of Ireland, Brady differs somewhat from the typical mainstream travel blogger (idyllic blue-marine oceans and fun pink cocktails), her sense of whimsical humour and absolute honesty will have you returning to her blog and social channels?time and time again.

Pennys And Polaroids

Award-winning blogger Nuala Gorham from Dublin documents her chic lifestyle as she stylishly navigates her way from top European’destinations to further afield bespoke hotspots like the Maldives. After establishing her blog in 2012, Gorham established herself as one of Ireland’s leading fashion and lifestyle bloggers before expanding into the world of travel. Her chronicles of her minimalist style and desire for luxury holiday destinations has garnered work with leading brands within the fashion industry, as well as features in world-renowned publications including Vogue. Read about her journey’s here and follow her at @nualagorham