What we're about

This group is for all the travel-lovers out there, and especially those who are interested in meeting other people to travel together with. In addition to the small-group international trips that we host, there will also be local meetup events which are a great way for all kinds of travelers to connect, swap stories, seek travel advice, and get inspired. There is no pressure to join an upcoming trip at the general local events -- just come on out to meet and mingle with like-minded globetrotters!

For those you are interested, you can check out all the upcoming trips: http://www.traversejourneys.com

If an international trip we're hosting is of interest to you, please rsvp "yes" on the Meetup page. It just means that you'd like more information -- it is not an obligation to go!

Upcoming events (5+)

Irish Pub Night

B.D. Riley's Irish Pub Downtown

Calling all Ireland lovers! Come on out to a staple among Austin Irish bars for a fun gathering with fellow Ireland enthusiasts, including an expert on traveling in Ireland (so come with all your questions for when/how/where/etc to travel in Ireland) or be ready to share your favorite stories of traveling the Emerald Isle if you've been before! This is a night for all things Ireland, including the warm friendly atmosphere, and plenty of laughs & banter. Even if you've never found Ireland to be at the top of your travel list, you just may reconsider after this evening!

Women's Yoga & Surf Retreat: Costa Rica

Liberia Airport


LADIES -- join this 6-day Retreat to indulge and rejuvenate!! JAN 26 - FEB 1ST (and more options throughout 2019) Enjoy the adventure of surfing with the relaxation of yoga, all in a serene setting on an idyllic beach with perfect summer temperatures. It's an invigorating experience that will leave you happy, grateful and full!​ Whether you wish to learn to surf, deepen your yoga practice or simply explore a new place and meet new friends on a fun adventure, this retreat is the perfect experience. Relax in a stunning, private boutique hotel -- the perfect accommodations situated a moment’s walk from a four-mile stretch of white sand beach... with perfect waves. The hotel is even complete with a gourmet restaurant attached, providing daily meals packed with fresh, local goodness. FOR MORE INFO: https://traversejourneys.com/costa-rica-retreat/ This trip is partnered with Sister Surf & Yoga Retreat to bring you a wonderfully planned experience, ideal for any women looking for a 'ready-to-go', adventure-filled vacation. No previous surfing or yoga experience necessary! With expert skills and patient guidance, your instructors are able to further anyone's yoga or surf journey, even if you're starting at 'zero'. You'll be surprised and amazed at what you can achieve in a few days with their confidence-boosting instruction and tips. Together, the three women (who are also sisters) leading your experience will bring their expertise, passion and energy to inspire you with their love of surfing and yoga... and their true zest for life! INCLUDED: 6 nights + 5 days at La Marejada Hotel 3 gourmet meals daily + drinks (not including alcohol) Daily yoga on the beach Professional surf lessons Daily surfing Daily video coaching sessions Surf + yoga equipment always available to use Experienced instructors Airport transfer to + from Libiera Hiking + beach walks to secret tide pools Professional surf photo session Afternoon of beach arts + crafts FOR MORE INFO, and to book your spot: https://traversejourneys.com/costa-rica-retreat/

Wanderfest 2019

Casa de Luz

GET YOUR TICKETS HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wanderfest-2019-tickets-45554586996 From the creators of the popular Women in Travel Summit, comes Wanderfest – an annual weekend retreat for inspired women from around the world to gather together, share stories, and build community in the spirit of adventure, sisterhood, and travel. "Wanderfest was an experience I will never forget. I learned valuable skills like budgeting for travel and how to make the move to living abroad, but the most valuable take away was the friendships I made. I've never felt so at-home with a group of women that I just met." Ashley and Laura (your Meetup group organizer/host extraordinaire's) will be there hosting two workshops throughout the weekend, sooo... Meet us in Austin in 2019! Participants will spend three days together in vibrant Austin, Texas for hands-on workshops, interactive classes, story slams, language cafes, and endless community gatherings for you to find your next soul sister or travel buddy. Wanderfest is about uniting our sisterhood of women who travel, reflecting together on our world, building positive connections, igniting our senses, and growing as globally connected, locally empowered women. Learn more about Wanderfest here: https://sheswanderful.wixsite.com/wanderfest TICKETING: Tickets include all workshops and community events. We will identify great places for you to stay and eat, but it's up to you to arrange for your own meals, lodging, and transport. Meet us in Austin and let's build connections together!

Travelers Info Session on 2019 trips

Thai Fresh

Time to dust off those travel dreams and get inspired! Come join your fellow group members and let's talk about all things international travel. Wherever you want to go in 2019... this get-together is a great opportunity to meet others who've been, want to go, or just want to talk about the beauty of the world and help get your travel engines revved up! We also happen to have an incredible array of small group trips planned throughout 2019. If you're interested in these immersive, engaged, and one-of-a-kind itineraries, come on out to chat with a trip leader that brings people like you through jaw-dropping places filled with friendly faces all over the world! We can discuss details and answer questions about our 2019 small group trips to: Bali, Costa Rica, Italy, Morocco, Peru, Ecuador, SE Asia, Croatia, Portugal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Cuba, Mt Kilimanjaro, Nepal, Colombia, India, Spain and Ireland. Plus you can chat and meet others who are also interested in joining the trips from San Antonio. This is a casual, social and highly informative event for anyone who's looking to connect with fellow travel lovers OR is considering joining our 2019 trips. Come on by anytime between 5:30-7p to find kindred wanderlust spirits around you. See you there! :)

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Nepalese Night!


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