The Top Travel Social Networks

List Rules
Social networks where users can plan and discuss travel

Top travel social networks on the Web, including niche social communities for travelers and travel planning as well as those organized by language, nationality or specialty interest (including sites for backpackers, jetsetters, first-time travelers and so on). This list contains social networks and online communities relating specifically to vacationing, trip-taking and world exploration.

A social network is defined as an online service, platform or website which is focused largely around uniting individuals and allowing them to communicate and interact. Facebook currently is the world's largest and most popular social networking platform, having supplanted previous champions such as MySpace and Friendster.

This list gathers together major players in the travel-themed social networking field, making up the world of travel social media. It is an open list, so if you have a favorite travel-planning themed social network or social networks for travellers and frequent fliers that aren't featured, enter it below to make sure it's included on the list.
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  • TripAdvisor
    125 votes
  • Gowime
    55 votes

    Wherever you go, your new friends will guide you for everything you need; accommodation, tourist guide, translator, airport pick-up, entertainment, fun and more..
  • Couchsurfing
    77 votes
  • Travelgee
    25 votes

    Nice travel social network
  • WAYN
    70 votes
  • FlyerTalk
    72 votes