About Us

Welcome to World Travel List, the world’s premier social and marketing network for the travel industry and savvy, world-wide travelers. We’re changing the way that the industry socializes and connects. The site is founded by veteran travel industry insider and world traveler, Nicholas Kontis; Richard Bangs, noted by many as the “father of adventure travel” and founder of Sobek Expeditions; and respected Silicon Valley insider and venture capitalist, Andrew Van Valer.


World Travel List brings together on one meeting site virtually anyone who has their pulse on the field of travel:

  • Travel agents
  • Travel writers & bloggers
  • Tourist boards
  • Tour operators
  • Airlines
  • Hotels
  • Rental agents
  • Food travel experts
  • Medical tourism professionals
  • and many more


World Travel List brings savvy, world travelers to trusted travel providers, offering a professional venue for the travel trade where users can:

  • Market and promote
  • Mingle, share and invite
  • Keep an active account for adding blogs, promotions, photos, videos and more


We’re creating a market site for the travel industry to “be seen”… World Travel List is “Where Travel Insiders Connect.”