Travel Truths

Travel Truths is a new video series from Selling Travel where we ask people from the industry to reveal the personal travel experiences and destinations which have shaped them - and their careers.


Joel Omari Henry, Marketing and Business Development Manager at the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority, tells Selling Travel about his affinity for islands the world over, how The Lion King has inspired his next holiday and why you shouldn't miss a trip to Barbuda


Lisa Cooper, Director of Trade Representation at KBC PR, tells Selling Travel how far she’d travel for the best burger, the one country she can’t get enough of and how a certain vampire love story inspired her trip to Portland


Chris Lee, Head of Marketing at the Tourism Authority of Thailand UK & Ireland, tells us about how a road trip through Canada cemented his career in long-haul travel and his love for Thai food got him into trouble at customs…


Sharon Anderson, Travel & Events Executive at the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) UK & Ireland tells us what travel means to her, from the power of Disneyland to the lure of Vietnamese spring rolls...


Carol Hay, Business Development Manager at the Caribbean Tourism Organization's UK Chapter, tells Selling Travel's Jessica Pook about the African country that really surprised her, how a freebie trip to Malaysia inspired multiple visits and where to find her favourite Caribbean rum...


Adam Hanmer, Trade Manager at Destination Canada, tells Selling Travel Editor Laura Gelder about his early experience of safari, why his family return to Morocco, how Atlantic Canada tickled his tastebuds and what his dream post-lockdown trip to Canada will involve