On this episode, we chat about challenging travel perceptions with travel writer and TRLT Twitter chat founder, Shane Dallas. In this lively discussion, we talk about perceptions vs reality in travel destinations, what perceptions are most problematic to a destination, politics and travel and what holds people back from travel and how the travel industry and travel writers can help with this hesitation?
With more than 30 years of experience in both public speaking and travel photography, Shane Dallas inspires people around the world to explore the road less travelled.
He actively promotes places away from the usual tourist routes on his website and social media.
Shane has photographed more than 100 countries and has delivered speeches across five continents.
He can be found presenting about travel, tourism, photography and Social Media at trade shows and conferences. Shane is Conference Director for both TBEX Europe and TBEX Asia- the world’s largest and oldest conference for online travel media and content creators.
Shane is the founder of TRLT - the Road Less Travelled weekly Twitter chat. TRLT is one of the world’s most successful travel Twitter chats and is a place for travellers to share their adventures.
Listen now to take a deep dive into challenging travel perceptions.