About Traveldudes

Hi fellow Travelers and welcome to Traveldudes! - The first Social Travel platform!

I'm sure you've had similar experiences I had whilst traveling. You're in a certain place and a fellow traveler, or a local, tip you off on a little-known beach, bar or accommodation. Great travel tips from other travelers or locals always add something special to our travels. That was the inspiration for Traveldudes.

Traveldudes is a private initiative & doesn't have a big budget like other commercial sites. What Traveldudes provides, are valuable tips, inspiration and advice from travelers based on their first-hand experience.

Traveldudes is a community of travelers whose aim is to assist fellow travelers on their adventures around the world and help enhance their travel experience. Follow Dudes or specific niches (keywords) to get quality travel content listed in your own profile timeline! For Travelers, By Travelers!

If you like to travel, register for free & share your own travel experiences! Recommend Traveldudes, invite your friends and travel buddies to join as well! Fellow travelers around the world will thank you for it!

Thanks! Yours Melvin

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Melvin Böcher

Founder, CEO

Love to travel, to discover the world, to travel free & untroubled & still be informed like an insider! Founder of Traveldudes, onlineROIcalculator, COO of iambassador and creater of award winning marketing campaign Blog Ville.


Keith Jenkins


Founder of the Velvet Escape luxury travel blog and iambassador.net. Inspired by travel, nature, people, music, sports, architecture, aviation and photography.


Alastair McKenzie

Publisher Blog/News section

Travel editor/broadcaster/blogger for over a quarter century, social media evangelist, and still eagerly looking for what's coming next!


Bridget Williamson


South African writer and blogger looking for the awesome in travel, food and delicious wine. Collector of passport stamps.


Ashley Curtin


Soul searcher | World traveler | Wordsmith wannabe in the making | Collector of timeless treasures | Cultural Seeker | Lover of humankind


Steve Haenisch

Affiliate Manager

German Travel Videographer and Blogger. Responsible for Information Architecture and Affiliate Marketing here at Traveldudes.


Nicholas Montemaggi

Director of Marketing

Travel & Digital are my passions! Director of Marketing for Traveldudes & iAmbassador. Former Digital PR & Online Media Manager for the Emilia Romagna Tourist Board.

Jenna Davis

Marketing & Campaign Management

Jenna is a Canadian content creator and freelance travel blogger currently based in Dusseldorf, Germany. On her travel blog Give for Granted, she focuses on sustainable and philanthropic travel experiences across the globe. Jenna joined the Traveldudes team in January of 2015 and has since then worked on a variety of different projects.

Give for Granted

Julie Ravioli


Passionate traveler and photographer, food enthousiast, social media addict, tourism student – I love languages and meeting inspiring people all over the world.


Nienke Krook

Social Media Manager

Dutch travel blogger and Pinterest consultant living in London. As 'The Travel Tester', Nienke writes about expat life and self-development through travel.

The Travel Tester