Want to get a glimpse into life as a travel TV presenter? On this episode, presenter Alex Outhwaite chats with me about life as a globetrotting, travel TV presenter. We discuss the exciting destinations she's visited, the challenges of presenting on location, how travel filming can't be scripted and how she has built up her successful YouTube travel channel.
Alex's travel shows are broadcast in 30 countries worldwide as well as on Amazon Prime & a number of airline's in-flight entertainment.
Her show 'Off The Grid' focuses on lesser-visited destinations such as Kashmir, North East India and Uzbekistan and was nominated for 'Travel Show of the Year' at the Indian Television Awards.
She has also presented food & travel show 'Quest' and the popular multi presenter show 'Backpack'.
Alex has built up a loyal following on her social media platforms including 145,000 subscribers on YouTube where she has on three occasions been nominated for 'Travel Content Creator of the Year.'
She also has a further 200,000 between Facebook & Instagram where she shares content from her travels and backpacking tours to destinations such as Pakistan & El Salvador.