Photograph by David Santiago Garcia, Aurora Photos
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It's a big world, just begging to be explored.

Photograph by David Santiago Garcia, Aurora Photos

How to pitch Nat Geo Travel

Have a great idea? We want to hear it!

Who we are

National Geographic Travel is the world’s leading brand in consumer travel. Through visually driven storytelling across platforms we offer practical tools and advice for planning trips to iconic places and beautiful outdoor spaces. We focus on sustainable travel, nationals parks and wild places, UNESCO World Heritage sites, family travel, and stories that reveal the authentic qualities of places.

What we love

Our priorities right now (check back for updates!)

What we are not looking for

  • Hotel or product reviews
  • Breaking news stories, unless there is a broader angle or deeper commentary on the subject
  • Destinations or events without an angle. Pitch stories, not topics!

How to get in touch

  • Don’t include a manuscript—just send us a brief, well-researched paragraph about your idea(s)
  • Let us know if you traveled on a press trip, accepted discounts, or received hosting of any kind
  • Include links and/or clips to your recent publications to show you are the right person for the job
  • We pay! We’re happy to share details with writers, photographers, and videographers if your pitch is accepted
  • Due to volume of responses, we cannot provide feedback for every pitch
  • Send to to reach key members of our team, including print, digital, and photography editors