This page is a roundup of all the different things The Global Couple has done outside of our website. We’ve been featured on major media sites, been given awards and been acknowledged by Trover, Skyscanner and other bloggers, written guest posts, and collaborated with other bloggers. Check out the links below for our work, and let us know if you would like us to write a guest post for you!

Print Publications

Photograph of baby dolphin featured on back page of print version of New Zealand Herald, January 2015

Photograph of tui (bird) featured on back page of print version of New Zealand Herald, January 2016

Featured as ‘#peopletofollow’ in Verve Magazine, October 2016


Say no to riding elephants on Stuff.co.nz (New Zealand’s biggest news site)

8 ways to cope with stress while travelling on Stuff.co.nz

10 tips to avoid blowing your travel budget on Stuff.co.nz

Trekking Joys in Myanmar’s Hill Country on Stuff.co.nz

Awards & Acknowledgements

Top 15 Kiwi Instagram feeds to follow by Skyscanner in July 2015. See our Instagram profile here.

Top Trovers by Trover, and added to their list of Featured Trovers that users see when they first log into the site (February 2015)

Top 20 Budget Travel Bloggers of 2015 by Holiday Lettings UK (a branch of TripAdvisor) in August 2015.

Top 50 Budget Travel Blogs you should follow in 2016 by Credit Donkey in December 2015.

4.5 stars in BoB Around The World’s  Top 100 Travel Blogs awards (July 2015)

Liebster Award nomination #1

Liebster Award nomination #2

Liebster Award nomination #3

#travel1k Top 1000 Travel Blogs (highest rank so far: #129).

Travel Blushes: Pursuitful Pairs on Sea Salt Secrets

Website of the week on Live Travel & Blog

Top 10 Travel Bloggers you should be following on Happy Travelers

Blogs we read: New Zealand edition on Breathe With Us

15 New Travel Blogs to Follow on Annie Anywhere

Guest Posts

Trekking in Myanmar on Travelher

Luxury guide to Queenstown on Hippie In Heels

Backpacker’s Boutique: Packing Tips from The Global Couple on Hippie In Heels

Why road tripping is the best way to travel on Happy Travelers

Picture book: 11 enchanting photos of women in Myanmar on A Globe Well Travelled

3 Life Lessons Learned in Myanmar on Mapping Megan

Friday Lens Affair #104 – Rural Myanmar trek on My Travel Affairs

10 adventures in Queenstown, New Zealand you need to try on A Passion and A Passport

Travel Moments: Petra & Shaun of The Global Couple on Little Things Travel

Cellar Door Experiences in Central Otago, New Zealand on Passports & Cocktails


Adventure Series: The Global Couple on Blaze Your Adventure

Vagabonds with a view: Interview with Petra & Shaun of The Global Couple on Fitzmagic Travels

Interview with Petra and Shaun of The Global Couple on Travel Blogger Interviews


Couples who travel together stay together on Tour Radar

14 romantic U.S. getaways on Expedia

Travelling Southeast Asia with 60 Bloggers through 150 Photos! on Duke Stewart Writes

Experience photography around the world on NetFlights

80 awesome wanderlust quotes on Wanderlust Circle

The ultimate list of the best adventure towns around the world on The Roaming Renegades

Best places to travel in 2016 on Wanderlust Circle

What is something you’ve learned from travelling? on Boots ‘n’ All Indie Travel Guide

14 travel bloggers share their best budget tip on Phenomenal Globe

19 couples that will provoke your wanderlust on Localgrapher

Bloggers share: How travel has changed us on My Thousand Worlds

Bloggers share: What we miss while on the road on My Thousand Worlds

Bloggers share: The most surprising place we visited on My Thousand Worlds

Bloggers share: The best piece of travel advice we got on My Thousand Worlds

Best and worst travel dates Part 1 on 365 Travel Dates

Best and worst travel dates Part 2 on 365 Travel Dates

Best Wineries in the World on The Wandering Gourmand

Europe from above: Part 4 on The Trusted Traveller

North America from Above: Part 3 on The Trusted Traveller

How to deal with travel disappointments on Anna Everywhere

Have you had an ATM disaster while travelling? We did on Santa Fe Travelers

Christmas Abroad: Part 2 – Disney, Belize, India & More on Intrepid Escape

Why Do You Travel? on The Hungry Partier

Major Instagram accounts featuring our photography

When dolphins fly… #NewZealand #LiveTravelChannel. Photo by: @theglobalcouple

A photo posted by @travelchannel on



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