May 29, 2024

Alex Gillespie | Backpacking to Tourism Marketing

Embark on a thrilling journey with us as we sit down with Alex Gillespie, one of New Zealand’s pioneering backpacker influencers and a seasoned marketing agency owner. In this episode, Alex and I share some of his wildest travel stories, from encountering SWAT teams in Europe to rally driving across deserts.

Discover how he transformed his passion for travel into a career, collaborating with major brands like Air Asia and Tourism Queensland.

Alex also offers invaluable advice on making friends and earning an income while experiencing the authentic essence of foreign lands.

Whether you're an aspiring travel influencer or a seasoned globetrotter, this episode is packed with insights and inspiration to fuel your wanderlust.

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