Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in contacting us.  In order for us to know what we can do to help you please read below.  Contact us via email or by using the contact form, which are both found below.

If you are a reader, fellow blogger, traveler, and/or real person, then we’d love to hear from you.

Guest Writers

Interested in posting a guest post on the site?  If you have a unique and original idea that you would like to share with the Backpacking Diplomacy audience then you are welcome to make a submission. We are particularly interested in authentic articles that relate to your culture, traveling experiences, festivals, travel tips, photo essays, or languages.


Due to the volume of requests we will not be able to respond to inquiries that come across as spam-like or repeat generic messages that have been copied.

If you are interested please type “Guest Post Backpacking Diplomacy” in the subject. Please read our guest blogging page here before contacting. If “Guest Post Backpacking Diplomacy” is not in the subject we will not respond. Submission to us is not a guaranteed post.

Public Relations

Andy is available for Q & A as well as any additional questions you may have about the site.  We have done interviews in both English and Spanish and has been featured in multiple newspapers and magazines.  We are open to offering travel tips, interviews, blogging advice and general localization questions.

You can check out can interview with Andy here. For other interviews, please view the list here.

Advertisers and Sponsors

Anyone looking to advertise on Backpacking Diplomacy can contact us regarding availability and ad options. Ad prices and availability will vary upon request.   If you are interested in learning more about ad opportunities contact us using the subject line “Ad Opportunities on Backpacking Diplomacy”. This media kit below is outdated, but still highlights some of the aspects of Backpacking Diplomacy. A new version will be available in 2018. Quick Stats

  • It has been featured internationally both in Spain and the United States in newspapers. For a listing, click here.
  • The site has received over 750,000 visitors from more than 170 countries since its founding
  • It receives an average of over 22,000 visitors per month from about 127 countries around the world
  • It has received peer awards, but it was also selected as one of the sixteen winners out of 1,200 in Hostelling International’s Big Blog Exchange
  • Social media following of over 5,000

Localization Consulting

I enjoy working with small and large businesses alike who are interested in taking their company global. Topics include: App Store Optimization (ASO), international search engine optimization (SEO), computer assisted translation tools (CAT), vendor on-boarding and selection and more. For more localization related resources please check out my page.

Just to talk

People who are looking for more information about the site, looking for travel suggestions, a subscriber, or just want to talk about traveling please feel free to contact us using whatever method you prefer. It would be helpful if you used a word like “Travel Talk” or something unique and creative in the subject line. Whatever the case, we’d love to hear from you.

If you send us a message, we will respond as soon as possible.  We tend to be fairly prompt with emails, but a lot of factors can contribute to a slow response.

Contacting us through email

Email: backpackingdiplomacy (at) gmail dot com

Or you can use the comment form.


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