Fresh Find Friday: Gary Arndt

This Friday we are featuring one of the most well-established travel blog names out there today, Gary Arndt and his blog Everything Everywhere.

Everything Everywhere is more than a travel blog, it is a free online resource to the travel world filled with tips and tricks. It has been named one of the Top 25 Travel Blogs in the World by Time Magazine in 2010 and sees over 100,000 visitors a month. Arndt has also received over 40 Lifetime NATJA Awards, which is a record for any travel bloggers.

Arndt not only writes blogs and contributes travel wisdom via podcast with Everything Everywhere, but he is also a highly acclaimed photographer, about 99% of the photos on the website his own. Photography is something Arndt just picked up while traveling, and today he sits on the list of 100 Most Influential Photographers in the World and has been on that list for the last 3 years.

Here's a little bit about Arndt himself:

  • Arndt sold his house and business in 2007 and has been traveling ever since.
  • He has been traveling nonstop for 11 years now, visiting an average of 20 countries a year.
  • He has visited all 7 continents and set foot in 198 countries and territories around the world.
  • He has been to every state in Australia, Germany, and South Africa.
  • Arndt has photographed over 375 UNESCO World Heritage Sites around the world!

Below you will find some examples of what types of blogs you will see on his site, as well as one of his most popular YouTube videos. Be sure to check him out on social media, photography lovers will swoon over his Instagram page!

Be sure to check out all of our other wonderful Fresh Find Friday Features like Ottsworld, Traveling Jules, Hey Nadine, Cory Lee and so many more!