The Planet D Press And Media

Dave and Deb are well-known travel personalities in both online and mainstream media. They were named one of the top 10 Travel Influencers in the World by Forbes Magazine.

The Planet D, won the 2014 and 2015 Gold Medal for Best Travel Blog and Best Photo Illustration of Travel by the Society of American Travel Writers.

Dave and Deb have been  featured in major Canadian and international media outlets, such as The Today Show, National Geographic, The Globe and Mail, BBC Travel, CTV News, CBC Radio, The Travel Planners Radio Show, Lonely Planet  and The Huffington Post and here are a few of our favourite appearances. 

Selected Media

TV Appearances

TV Appearances

Media Features

Media Features

Podcasts

Podcasts

Radio Interviews

Radio Interviews

Video Features

Video Features

Interviews

Interviews

Selected Mentions

CheapOAir – Best Travel Instagrammers to Follow
USA Today 10 Best Travel Instagrammers to Follow
Travel and Leisure Best Travel Pinterest Accounts to Follow

Forbes: Best Travel Apps
Haper's Bazzar – Best Instagram to Follow
Reader's Digest – 12 Instagram Travel Accounts to Follow
Daily Mail – Best Travel Couples to Follow
Huffington Post – Travel Couples to Follow

Click here for our full list of media and appearances

Awards and Mentions

Travel Blog Wins

  • Top 10 Travel influencer in the World by Forbest Magazine
  • Winner: Best Travel Blog PTBA Asia
  • Winner: 2016 Best Travel Blog by NATJA (North America Travel Journalism Association)
  • Winner: 2016 Best Travel Blog TBC Asia
  • Winner: 2015 Lowell Thomas Best Travel Blog Award by SATW (Society of American Travel Writers)
  • Winner: 2015 Best Travel Blog by NATJA (North America Travel Journalism Association)
  • Winner: 2014 Lowell Thomas Best Travel Blog Award by SATW (Society of American Travel Writers)
  • Finalist – Best Travel Blog – 2014 – GoMedia Canada
  • Best Adventure Blog, Period – O.A.R.S
  • Winner Best photography Travel Blog Manfrotto
  • Winner Best Photogrphy Travel Blog – Bloggy Awards – 2013

Photography Wins

  • Winner: 2016Best Overall Excellence in Photography by NATJA (North America Travel Journalism Association)
  • Winner: 2015 Best Overall Excellence in Photography by NATJA (North America Travel Journalism Association)
  • Winner: 2014 Lowell Thomas Best Illustration of Travel Award by SATW (Society of American Travel Writers)
  • Winner: Best Wildlife Photographer 2013 by SATW (Society of American Travel Writers)
  • Silver: Best Photo Illustration of Travel – SATW
  • Silver: Landscape Photography – NATJA
  • Bronze: 2016 Overall Excellence in Photography – NATJA
  • Bronze: Overall Excellence in Photography – NATJA
  • Finalist: Photography: Landscape, Seascape in an Online Publication – NATJA
  • Finalist: Photography: Nature – Online Publication – NATJA
  • Finalist: Photography: Photo Essay – Online Publication- NATJA

Writing Awards

  • Bronze: Special Focus Travel Articles – Internet: Local Lifestyle: 2016
  • Finalist: Special Focus Travel Articles – Internet: Cruises: 2016
  • Finalist GoMedia: Expeditions are Glamorous in Retrospect: 2014

Internet Awards

To see more media, appearances and awards visit our Media Page

To  find out more about how to book for speaking engagements click here
For TV appearances, Interviews & Travel Articles, visit their Media Page.

If you have any questions please contact us below.

We can be reached at theplanetd (at) gmail (dot) com





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