The Global Curious. A Passion for Travel.
who we are
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Welcome to The Global Curious!! Our travel website is jam-packed with relevant information, personal photos, captivating stories, juicy tidbits, and practical tips based on our own travel experiences, learned over many years of adventures. We hope to inspire you to explore every corner the world, experience its cultures, and learn from its wonders.
Our founder and lead writer is Belinda. Her passion for travel and genuine curiosity for the world has led her to traverse the globe – several times! – and she has lived experiences in Australia, Indonesia, and the United Kingdom. As such, she’s traveled extensively, exploring Asia, Europe, Australasia, North America, and beyond.
The Global Curious is more than just a travel website; it’s a community of like-minded individuals who share a passion for discovery, learning, and cross-cultural understanding. As such, please interact with us where and when you can – we all benefit when we learn from a wide range of people and places. Our mission is to inspire our readers to expand their horizons, engage with the world in a meaningful way, and contribute positively to the global community. We envision a world where travel transcends borders and fosters genuine connections among people.
Where you Have Seen The Global Curious
These are some of the websites that have featured and/or recommended The Global Curious:
Click on any of the links below and read some of my articles -more available upon request.
“The Global Curious has contributed to several of World Nomads’ Insider guides, as well as being a guest on our podcast. As the producer of our Argentina Insider’s Guide, I found her a joy to work with, and was able to put her great advice to use during my own personal trip to Buenos Aires.” – Ellen Hall, Editorial Producer, World Nomads
How to Experience Buenos Aires Like a Local – World Nomads
A Local’s Guide to Northeast Argentina – World Nomads
Local Culture and Etiquette in Argentina – World Nomads
4 Off-the-Beaten-Track Adventures in Argentina – World Nomads
Northland: 5 Ways to Explore New Zealand’s Far North – World Nomads
21 Things to Do in Christchurch in 2019 – The PlanetD
Top 10 Hotel Deals in Singapore – Little Steps Asia
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Belinda’s educational background in sociology and her successful career in travel journalism have provided her with a strong foundation for understanding and appreciating the diverse cultures she encounters on her adventures. Her expertise in the travel industry – combined with her lived experience of living in different locations around the world – has been honed by years of experience, granting her invaluable insights into the best-kept secrets, hidden gems, and must-visit destinations across the globe.
The idea for The Global Curious was sparked by a life-changing encounter with a local family in a remote Indonesian village. This experience ignited Belinda’s desire to share her love for travel, connect people from different cultures, and create a platform for travelers to share their own stories, discoveries, and insights.
Beyond her love for travel, Belinda’s interests include food, photography, and historical research. Her hobbies enrich her travel experiences and provide valuable perspectives and ideas for content on The Global Curious. She enjoys sharing her culinary finds, adrenaline-pumping adventures, and historical discoveries with our readers, further broadening the scope of our website.
We invite you to join our community of curious travelers by connecting with Belinda and other like-minded individuals on our social media platforms, subscribing to our newsletter, and sharing your own travel experiences in the comments section of our blog posts. Together, let’s embark on a journey of exploration, understanding, and global connection. A huge welcome to The Global Curious!!
Some of the questions we regularly get asked.