After a successful first campaign which explored Western Latvia (including Liepaja, Kuldiga, Alsunga), this second phase will take six (6) Nordic travel influencers and digital storytellers through both Northern and Eastern Latvia on two separate roadtrips below:
The Foodie Route – Focus on food and the Riga-Gauja region as a 2017 European Region of Gastronomy – May 19-24
The Culture Route – Learning traditions at rural guest houses and farm houses in East Latvia (Latgale region) as well as exploring surrounding areas – July 6-11
MEET THE INFLUENCERS
They will bring their readers and audiences along on a journey through live and Real-Time Storytelling as they explore the region. The participants below will share their travel experiences on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #LatviaRoadTrip and #EnjoyLatvia. Once back, they will share more details on their blogs.
The Foodie Route
NORWAY – Annette Munkejord – Travellingmunk
The Culture Route
SWEDEN – Lola A. Åkerström – Geotraveler’s Niche – Lola Akinmade
NORWAY – Janicke Hansen – Norksereiseblogger
MEET THE STORYTRAVELERS
Headed by Caspar Diederik, Storytravelers is a collective of visual storytelling artists with a passion for sharing genuine travel experiences through the art of film and photography. They collaborate with artists from all corners of the globe who share the same passion and skills needed for captivating online storytelling.
Storytravelers offers a unique, customised way to promote travel experiences, through creating inspirational content-driven campaigns.They will be creating an official video for the #LatviaRoadtrip campaign and are partners of NordicTB.
Go behind the scenes in the video below and check out their amazing work on Vimeo: