Covered in Cow Dung

Covered in Cow Dung

Discover why World Nomads’ Andre Bolourchi smears himself with cow dung during his travels in Vrindavan, India.
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Argentina Discoveries

Argentina Discoveries

Join Gloria Atanmo from World Nomads as she explores the vast and contrasting landscapes of Argentina, discovering its incredible diversity along the way. From the Salta vineyards in the countryside of the north, to the colossal glaciers of the south, Argentina is a stunning juxtaposition of Mother Nature's best elements. Travel with Gloria as she uncovers the art of Argentine food, forms connections with the welcoming locals, and discovers a Latin American culture so passionate, you can't help but fall in love with it, too.
5 Videos
Brazil Discoveries

Brazil Discoveries

Delve deep into the heart of Rio De Janeiro and travel with World Nomads' Chris Noble as he takes on the Brazilian city and discovers what makes it tick. Join Chris as he experiences the passionate football matches, samba-fueled nights and crazy carnival celebrations that unite this huge South American country. Stepping away from the noise of the city's glitzy esplanade, Chris also discovers a side of Rio away from the partying, by exploring Rocinha, Brazil's largest favela, where he meets some of the residents and learns their fascinating stories.
4 Videos
Canada Discoveries

Canada Discoveries

Discover Newfoundland, an island off the east coast of Canada, with World Nomads' Will McCloy as he experiences the rugged Canadian wilderness on an action-packed adventure trip. Come along for the ride as Will explores Cape Broyle's fascinating caves by sea kayak, straps on his boots to walk some of the world's greatest hiking trails, and experiences the thrill of hitting the rapids on Exploits River.
7 Videos
Colombia Safe Travels

Colombia Safe Travels

Notorious for exporting cocaine, Colombia is no stranger to the drug scene. But it's important to know what you're really buying into as a traveler. Locals have an extremely poor view of foreigners that visit Colombia to buy drugs, as they have caused extreme destruction and damage to Colombian society. Join World Nomads' Stephanie Hunt as she travels to Colombia to learn more about the country's drug culture, and the risks that travelers should be aware of, including the mind-controlling drug borrachero.
2 Videos
Cuba Discoveries

Cuba Discoveries

Discover the vibrant country of Cuba with World Nomads' Mabel Moreno as she travels to Havana and Trinidad to explore the magic of these cities. Experiencing a world of contrasts - from the rain and sun, to the noise and quiet - Mabel discovers the colors of Cuba by forming local connections. Watch as Mabel gets lost in the mosaic-filled town of Jaimanitas, discovers the serenity of Parque Almendares, and learns how to make a Canchanchara, the cocktail of Cuba.
3 Videos
Cuba Nomad Stories

Cuba Nomad Stories

Known for its colorful, colonial buildings and classic, antique cars, Havana is from another time. Join World Nomads' Stephen Friedman as he travels to Cuba and discovers the lively locals, fascinating history, and rich culture that contribute to Havana's magic. From learning about the youth culture that centers on hairdressing salons, and discovering that Cubans are the ultimate recyclers, to searching for the secret restaurants of Havana, Stephen discovers that there's much more to Cuba than cigars.
4 Videos
India Discoveries

India Discoveries

As a traveler, India can be both overwhelming and tremendously exciting. Join Caroline Pemberton from World Nomads as she navigates this incredibly diverse country and discovers the soul-stirring spirituality, culinary creations and remarkable locals that make up India. Travel with Caroline as participates in some of India's most ancient traditions, educates her belly with Indian food, and dispels her expectations of Dharavi, the largest slum in Asia.
7 Videos
Indonesia Discoveries

Indonesia Discoveries

The stunning archipelago of Indonesia is a melting pot of cultures, cuisines and customs. Join Jo Raj from World Nomads as she travels in search of spiritual insight, local interactions and genuine travel connections. From the secluded beaches of Karimunjawa, and the rainbow village of Kampung Pelangi, to the orangutan-dwelling jungles of Northern Sumatra, Jo discovers the real Indonesia, away from the chaotic streets of Bali.
6 Videos
Italy Discoveries

Italy Discoveries

From fresh, mouth-watering pasta made from scratch, to wine made from grapes grown on some of the world's finest vineyards, Italy's culinary soul ensures mouth-watering dishes for every meal. Join World Nomads Elena Valeriote, Tri Phan Quoc and Sofia Levin as they travel to the foodie paradise in search of traditional Italian food, and discover the local's passionate food culture and some secrets behind delicious Italian produce along the way.
7 Videos
Learn.Travel.Create

Learn.Travel.Create

Go behind the lens and learn professional filmmaking and videography skills from World Nomads' Travel Film Scholarship mentor, Brian Rapsey, a filmmaker and director. From how to conduct an engaging interview and telling the perfect story, to essential camera tips you need to know, get your notebook ready as Brian shares the secrets he's learnt throughout his successful career. Brian has spent the past 20 years working in documentary, TV, and corporate film production. He's also been a lecturer for six years at one of Australia's premier TV and video production training schools.
6 Videos
Nepal Discoveries

Nepal Discoveries

Travel to Nepal with Will McCloy from World Nomads as he discovers the colorful food and customs that make the trekkers' paradise a cultural powerhouse. Join Will as he participates in the rich tradition of a Nepalese wedding, satisfies his senses by sampling local food, and finds the beauty in the chaos of Nepal's capital, Kathmandu.
4 Videos
New Zealand Discoveries

New Zealand Discoveries

Dubbed the adventure capital of the world, Queenstown, famously known as the birthplace of bungy jumping, is a must for daring travelers looking to up their heart rate. Join Jabari Smith from World Nomads as he searches for adrenalin-pumping activities, stunning scenery and epic experiences in the action-packed New Zealand playground. From launching himself from dizzying heights to racing down raging rapids, watch as Jabari throws himself headfirst into adventurous Queenstown.
5 Videos
Norway Discoveries

Norway Discoveries

Travel to the Scandinavian kingdom of Norway with World Nomads' Colleen Hagerty as she discovers the fascinating sites, unique tastes and original transportation modes of Europe's northernmost country. Join Colleen on her arctic adventure as she gets her heart-racing by ziplining through striking Norwegian scenery, masters mushing a team of huskies when dogsledding, and discovers enchanting Røros, a charming Norwegian village and UNESCO World Heritage Site situated in Trøndelag.
5 Videos
Positive Footprints

Positive Footprints

At World Nomads, we believe all travelers have a responsibility to give back. That's why we founded The Footprints Network as a way to enable our customers to fund charity projects in the places they visit. From the coast of Colombia, to the north of Vietnam, watch as we leave positive footprints all over the world. In this series, you'll see how the small customer donations made, when buying World Nomads travel insurance, quickly add up to fund a number of projects, including education in Nepal, and local tour operators in India.
3 Videos
Spain Discoveries

Spain Discoveries

Dive deep into the heart of Spain with World Nomads' Edwina Hart as she travels through every region of Spain. Edwina gets acquainted with the European country by connecting with the locals through food, and daily life around key historical sites.
5 Videos
Sri Lanka Discoveries

Sri Lanka Discoveries

Travel to Sri Lanka with World Nomads' Suresh Doss as he visits his homeland for the first time in decades to rediscover the delicious food, welcoming people and rich culture of the country. Searching for Sri Lanka's local bites and traditional cooking methods, Suresh learns that some of the best experiences happen when you head off the beaten path and visit the smaller towns.
9 Videos
Tokyo Discoveries

Tokyo Discoveries

Discover Japan's cool capital, Tokyo, with World Nomads' Miles Rowland as he explores the city's quirky, innovative and fascinating food and culture. From visiting some eyebrow-raising locations, and operating an advanced android, to sampling the world-famous deadly poison Fugu fish, Miles discovers that, although things may seem unusual to an outsider, there's always more than meets the eye in Tokyo.
4 Videos
Trinidad & Tobago Discoveries

Trinidad & Tobago Discoveries

From the mangrove swamps, teeming with wildlife, to the pristine, white-sand beaches that edge the incredible biodiversity of the underwater world, Trinidad & Tobago has everything you would expect of a Caribbean paradise, and more. Travel with World Nomads' Miles Rowland as he discovers the diversity of the islands, exploring the Gulf of Paria, Grande Riviere and Caroni Swamp, and gets his heart racing with a handful of adventure-packed activities, including mountain biking and wakeboarding.
6 Videos

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Gregg Bleakney's Tips: Gear Breakdown

Gregg Bleakney's Tips: Gear Breakdown

Join Creative Director Gregg Bleakney as he offers his insight into the right gear to take to be able to shoot light and fast. His main advice – take the absolute minimum. From calling his parents before he leaves, choosing cameras, lenses and fil...
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Gregg Bleakney's Tips: Up Your Game

Gregg Bleakney's Tips: Up Your Game

Join Creative Director Gregg Bleakney as he offers his insight into a life in visual storytelling including the four things you can do to go from amateur to professional filmmaker. Using his own experiences, Gregg advises if you want to make a li...
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Gregg Bleakney's Tips: Starting Out

Gregg Bleakney's Tips: Starting Out

Join Creative Director Gregg Bleakney as he offers his unique insight into a life in visual storytelling including how he went from being a traveler, cycling around the world for two years, to the owner of Bogata-based creative agency WhereNext. G...
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The best kit for photographing wildlife

The best kit for photographing wildlife

Sophie talks about essential items in your filming kit – which aren't necessarily tech. Camera choice will depend on where and what you are shooting – don't overspend but buy what you can afford. A long-lasting battery is important, as is a range...
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Expert editing tips for the best wildlife photography

Expert editing tips for the best wildlife photography

In this episode, Sophie talks editing, and the importance of keeping the edit in mind while shooting. Her tips include: don't overshoot, take wide shots as well as close ups, and film movement in different frame sizes. Try to tell your story visua...
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Expert camera tips for amazing wildlife photography

Expert camera tips for amazing wildlife photography

In this episode, Sophie talks about camera techniques and how they can help you. Starting with shot size, Sophie advises starting with a wide shot to put the animal in context, show its size and surroundings, before moving to a close-up of the fac...
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Staying Safe in Mexico

Staying Safe in Mexico

Speaking to a drug dealer, a police officer and locals at the market, World Nomad Patrick Abboud gets tips and advice on staying safe when traveling around Mexico. He also meets travelers who echo the message from many locals that Mexico, includin...
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Street Safety in Buenos Aires

Street Safety in Buenos Aires

How safe is it to travel around Buenos Aires? We asked travelers and local people for their advice on the best ways to stay safe in Argentina's capital city. From pickpockets to women's safety, people on the street offer sensible, no-nonsense tips...
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Appoloosa Music Festival, USA

Appoloosa Music Festival, USA

World Nomads' Joe Stuart joins the boot-tappin' crowds at a family-friendly music event in Virginia. Finding a new appreciation for the upbeat style of roots music, Joe meets musicians and festival-goers discovering that, at its heart, Appaloosa i...
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Notting Hill Carnival, UK

Notting Hill Carnival, UK

World Nomads' Joe Stuart hits West London's Notting Hill Carnival one wet Bank Holiday weekend to explore the history and passion of the popular event. The annual 3-day celebration of British black and Caribbean culture is decades old, and brings ...
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Avocado and Margarita Street Festival, USA

Avocado and Margarita Street Festival, USA

World Nomads' Joe Stuart hits on a real gem when he finds a local festival in California's Morro Bay. Celebrating, surely one of the world's greatest foodie combinations, the avocado and the margarita, Joe gets swept along with the music, the pass...
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La Tomatina, Spain

La Tomatina, Spain

Join World Nomads' Joe Stuart, and thousands of others, when they come together in the small Spanish village of Buñol for a massive tomato food fight. As the people of the small town, start to prepare for the tomato onslaught, Joe sees the usually...
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Land of Adventure

Land of Adventure

World Nomads' Niamh Geaney explores the adventurous side of Australia. She tries abseiling and hiking in beautiful Tasmania, sees her first shark while scuba diving in the pristine waters of Western Australia, hits the surf south of Sydney and get...
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The Pristine West Coast

The Pristine West Coast

Meeting a local conservationist in World Heritage-listed Shark Bay Marine Park, Western Australia, World Nomads' Niamh Geaney explores the remote and beautiful coastline, hears dreamtime stories from local indigenous people and eats oysters straig...
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Connecting to Country

Connecting to Country

World Nomads' Niamh Geaney connects deeply with indigenous culture as she learns more about the world's oldest civilization and its relevance today. Meeting local indigenous guides in New South Wales and Western Australia, Niamh is moved by the be...
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Calling Australia Home

Calling Australia Home

When World Nomads' Niamh Geaney visits Melbourne, she discovers another side to Australia; one made up of passionate migrant communities who came to the 'lucky country' looking for a new way of life. Melbourne's markets prove to be a microcosm of ...
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Sophie Darlington's Tips: Lighting & Position

Sophie Darlington's Tips: Lighting & Position

Sophie talks about how light and position can affect everything on your shoot and change the entire feel. Before shooting, always looks at the location of sunrise and sunset and check the weather. Sophie loves to film when the sun is behind the an...
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Sophie Darlington's Tips: Know Your Subject

Sophie Darlington's Tips: Know Your Subject

In this episode, Sophie shares the importance of research – at home is fine, but nothing beats local knowledge, perhaps from a driver or a guide, who are already on the ground and can share their insight and intel about the animals and the area. S...
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Richard I'Anson's Tips: Research & Preparation

Richard I'Anson's Tips: Research & Preparation

Celebrating the color and excitement of festivals, World Nomads' Richard I'Anson outlines the Research & Preparation needed for shooting great images. Enjoying the challenge of photographing festivals and big events, I'Anson stresses the impor...
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Football: the Universal Language

Football: the Universal Language

In the east African country of Tanzania, Stephanie Vermillion summits Mount Kilimanjaro with a team of local soccer-loving porters. Overcoming the barriers to communication, and the fact that the hikers and the porters don't share the same verbal ...
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Sophie Darlington's Tips: Introduction

Sophie Darlington's Tips: Introduction

Join World Nomads' Sophie Darlington as she offers her amazing insight and tips into how to shoot one of the trickiest subjects there is for a filmmaker – wildlife. In this first introductory episode, Sophie outlines what to expect in this series ...
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Dog Sledding at the Top of the World

Dog Sledding at the Top of the World

An unexpected viewing of the famed Northern Lights is just the start of World Nomads' Ash Bhardwaj's Norwegian adventure. Chancing upon the Finnmarkslopet, the gruelling dog-sled race, Ash is inspired to find out more about the animals and the tra...
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Richard I'Anson's Tips: Telling a Story

Richard I'Anson's Tips: Telling a Story

Celebrating the color and excitement of festivals, World Nomads' Richard I'Anson outlines how to bring all his teachings together to shoot great festival images to tell a story. Festivals encourage excessive photo taking, which all have to be sort...
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Richard I'Anson's Tips: Shooting at Night

Richard I'Anson's Tips: Shooting at Night

Celebrating the color and excitement of festivals, World Nomads' Richard I'Anson outlines the best way to shoot great festival images after dark. Although I'Anson prefers to shoot in natural or available light, many festivals carry on into the nig...
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