Chantel Loura


I'm Chantel, the plus size, queer, snack-loving, digital storyteller for the travel blog, Voyaging Vagabond. When I'm not eating pizza, I'm off fabulously hopping the globe as an advocate for diversity in travel and body positivity. Teamed with my trusty 44L backpack, my travels have taken me around the world where I spread travel advice, self-love, body confidence, and female empowerment like confetti along the way.

  • 19 Plus Size Travel Bloggers That Will Inspire Your Next Trip

    Travel is for everyone, and these plus-size creators are here to remind you of just that! This list of badass creatives are charting the globe, filling your feed with wanderlust, and encouraging you to book that flight ASAP. Exploring areas of intersectionality, radical self love, equality and representation, you’ll find more than just epic pictures […]

  • The Top 10 LGBTQ+ Friendly Cities: Ranked

    Grab your passport, pack your bags, and don’t forget your rainbow tee— these 10 cities around the world are ready to welcome you as your most authentic self. From small tropical getaways to buzzing urban scenes, these are some of the most picturesque places where members of the LGBTQIA+ community can not just feel safe, […]

  • 20 LGBTQ+ Bloggers That Will Inspire Your Next Trip

    It’s the most colorful time of the year babyyyyy: Pride season! These LGBTQ+ bloggers are out here charting the globe and providing all the inspiration you need to get out of the house and onto that plane. From colorful cities and off-the-beaten-path destinations to blue oceans and picturesque mountains, these creators are making their presence […]