Media / Press

Mainstream Media

Citizine’s Travel Video Awards 2019: Best Travel Series: Flying the Nest Turkey


Daily Mail | “Australian childhood sweethearts on their around-the-world trip earns them the title of the world’s best travel video vloggers”


Cover-More | Ultimate Traveller’s Video Competition


2DayFM YouTube Hits | NewTuber’s Stephen & Jess from Flying the Nest

9 News Darwin | INSTA-FAMOUS: A new Instagram based tourism campaign is helping show off what the Territory has to offer.

The Ladbible | A Holiday in this place would be incredible!

Features – YouTube

Sony Australia | Vlog with Sony Online Series | Trailer | Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3

Accolades – Blog


Condé Nast Traveller | Traveling Couples That Give Eternal Envy


Bloglovin’ | 10 Up & Coming Travel Blogs You Should Be Following


Flipkey by Tripadvisor | 25 Top Couples Travel Bloggers to Follow This Year

Piticu Romania | Aussie Couple Promotes Romania

Dobre Noviny | Australian couple captivated by Slovakia

Refersher Slovakia | Australian YouTubers came to Slovakia

Hlavne Spravy Slovakia | Australian Vloggers in Slovakia

Fun Radio Slovakia | Australians end their trip in Slovakia

Fun Radio Slovakia | This Australian couple recently visit the High Tatras

Start it Up Slovakia | Australia was captivated by Slovakia. The videos show the most beautiful corners of our country

Trip Departure | Top 5 Best Travel Influencers (2019)

Joa Oleitao| Top 200 Couple Travel Blogs

Go Rentals | 31 of the Best Travel Bloggers in Australia

Visit Derry | Famous Vloggers Delighted by Derry

ExperienceOz | Top 100 Up & Coming Australian Influencers 2018

Credit Donkey | Top Travel Blogs 2018

Feedspot | Top 100 Couple Travel Blogs & Websites for Couple Travellers

Sunset Travelers | 35 Incredibly Awesome Couple Travel Blogs to follow in 2018

Hello Travel | Top Soloman Travel Blogs 2018

Feedspot | Top 75 Travel Lifestyle Blogs & Websites For Travelers

Lottery Critic | The Ultimate List of Luxury Blogs

GoGo Places | The 10 Most Adventurous Digital Nomad Couples

Lux and Vitae | 4 Vlogs to Follow for Every Interest

A Day Mag | Travel with your lover

Project Wanderlust | Blogs I Love

Asher Fergusson | Top 30 Australia & NZ Travel Blogs

The Travel Textbook | Best Travel Blogs to Follow in 2017

Nature Rated | Our Top Adventurers, Outdoorsy Types and Nature Loving bloggers you must follow now.

An Adventurous World | Our Favourite Bloggers for 2016

Hello Travel | Top Couple Travel Blogs of 2016

A Pair of Passports | Our Couple Travel Crushes

What Maff Said | Blogs That Fuel My Wanderlust

Sunset Travellers | Best Couple Travel Blogs To Follow in 2016

Tale Of Two Sisters | Top 15 Travel Instagrammers

Hotel Club | Australia’s Best Travel Bloggers of 2015

The Odyssey | Digital Valentines of the Year 2016

Pretraveller | Top Australian and New Zealand Travel Blogs for 2016

A Brit And A Broad | Our Favourite Travel Bloggers For 2016

Feet Meet World | Blogger Loves

Holiday Lettings from TripAdvisor | Two’s Company: Top 20 Couple Travel Blogs

Tripedia | Top 10 Best New Travel Bloggers

Back To Buckley | 5 Travel Blogs To Follow In 2015

Bob Around The World | Top 100 Travel Blogs – Couple/Friends

Endlessly Exploring | 12 Incredible Travel Instagram Accounts To Follow

We Are From Latvia | 10 Inspiring Travel Instagram Accounts

Bloggers Get Social | 25+ Users To Follow On Snapchat

Sea Salt Secrets | Travel Blushes: Dynamic Duos

Nomad Revelations | Top Couple Travel Blogs

Vetexbart | 5 Do Not Miss Travel Blogs June / 5 Do Not Miss Travel Blogs (August)

Mersad Photography | 10 Travel Blogs You Need To Follow

Lash World Tour | Top 50 Couples Travel Blog

Who Needs Maps | Top 5 Couple Travel Blog’s

Pro Travel Blog | The Most Interesting Travel Bloggers To Follow

The Well Worn Passport | 8 Travel Bloggers To Follow In 2015

The Tourist Of Life | My Favourite Travel Instagram Accounts

The Blank Map | Traveling Couples To Follow On Instagram

A Cup Of Foodies | Travel Blogs You Need To Know

Yasmin Wilnis | Top 5 Favourite Travel Bloggers | Adventure

The Holidaze | The Best New Travel Blog Awards

Pro Travel Blog | The Most Interesting Travel Bloggers to Follow

Endlessly Exploring | Top 15 Travel Blogs To Follow In 2015!

Places and Suitcases | 7 Travel Blogs You’re Missing Out On

Where Ever I May Roam | A Run Down Of My 10 Top Blogs

Accolades – YouTube

Cinnamon TBC Asia 2018 – Best Travel Video Blog – Bronze


Backpacker Job Board | 14 most influential Travel Vloggers

Death by Vlog | Top 5 Travel Vloggers for 2019

Feather and the Wind | Top Travel Couples to Follow in 2018

Feedspot | Top 75 YouTube Couples Channels

Feedspot | Top 100 Couple Travel YouTube Channels

Spilling the Beans | My Favourite Wanderlust Travel Vloggers

Elizabeth Travels | Best Travel Vloggers to follow in 2017

Cruisebe | The MOST romantic YouTube Travel Vloggers by Cruisebe

At Midnight | Travel Vloggers I Love

Feather and the Wind | Our Favourite Couple Travel Vloggers On YouTube

The Little Backpacker | Inspiring YouTubers

Ella Rose | My Top 5 Travel YouTubers

Blakes Alive | My Favourite Travel YouTubers


Hello Social | Interview with an influencer: Flying the Nest

Atelier Zolotas | Jess & Stephen

Hostels Central | An Interview with Stephen and Jess

Viva Lifestyle & Travel | How to Travel the World Full Time, from a Couple Living the Dream

A Day Mag | Travel With Your Lover

Trip Push | Interview with Stephen & Jess from Flying the Nest

Beginning Boutique | What It’s Like To Travel With Your BFF, Boyfriend or Go Solo!

Frontier | Into the Wild Meets: Stephen and Jess from Flying the Nest

Travefy | Flying the Nest: Love, Travels And Action!

AroundAbout | Special Guest Traveler Profile! Stephen & Jess

UnevenToast | Vlogger Interview – Stephen and Jess from Flying the Nest

Travel Blogger Interviews | Interview with Travel Bloggers Stephen and Jess of Flying the Nest

My Hot Pink Passport | “Fearless Female: Jess, Flying The Nest”

Hither And Yonder | “Traveller Tales: Flying the Nest

Justin Plus Lauren | ‘Travel Blogger Thursday: Stephen and Jess from Flying The Nest”

Samantha En Route | Featured Blogger: Jess and Stephen from Flying The Nest”

Don’t Stop Living | “World Travellers: Stephen & Jess from Flying The Nest”

Lunchex | “Humans of Wanderlust – Stephen Parry & Jess Valentine”

Lace n Ruffles | “Hangout with the Travel Bloggers: Stephen & Jess from Flying The Nest”

Travel n Thrill | “Interview with Stephen and Jess – Flying The Nest”

Guest Posts

Accor Hotels: Travel Checklist

South Australia | Flying the Nest’s Guide to the Eyre Peninsula

Polkadot Passport | Top Tips for Visiting Singapore (As revealed by the Travel Experts)!

Department of Wandering | My Biggest Lesson Learnt Since launching my blog

The Travellist | Learn from your mistakes, fight and travel!

Sarah Sees The World | Tips To Improve Your Travel Videos

Expedia | Watching The Sunrise On Mount Batur, Bali

Trek America | Alaska – The Last Wilderness Frontier

Kayak British Columbia | Desolation Sound Kayaking Adventure

Tour Radar | The Ultimate Travel Guide For First Time Travellers

Tea Was Here | Stamp This! Travel Bloggers’ Passport stamp stories

Content Partnership’s

Traverse Events | Princess Cruises Campaign

Daily Mail x Etihad Airways | Win a holiday to Australia worth £5,000

On the Go Tours Photography Judge 2019 | What’s Your World Wonder Competition

South Australia Tourism Board | Flying the Nest’s Guide to the Eyre Peninsula

Credit Card Compare | Comparing in-flight entertainment options from six different airlines

Credit Card Compare | Which European Airline has the best Economy seats?

Credit Card Compare | The brand new Six Senses Kaplankaya, Turkey

Credit Card Compare | The best airline food in Europe

Credit Card Compare | Priority Pass Review

Credit Card Compare | Review: SATS Premiere Lounge at T2, Singapore Changi

Credit Card Compare | A Cheap Route to Europe: Perth to Berlin on Scoot’s new Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Credit Card Compare | Luxury Layover: A Review of the Sofitel City Centre Singapore

Credit Card Compare | Signiel Seoul, South Korea Hotel Review

Cover More | First Timers Guide to Eurail Pass

Cover More | Down and Dirty in Fijian Mud Pools

Cover More | The Hidden Gem of the Grand Canyon

Cover More | Would you climb a volcano at 2am?

Cover More | What You Simply Cannot Miss In Paris

Cover More | The Ultimate Southwest American Roadtrip

Cover More | Cover More’s Ultimate Traveller Competition 2016

Cover More | Why Cinque Terre Should Be At The Top Of Your Italian Bucket List

Cover More | A Weekend In Paris: What You Simply Cannot Miss

Cover More | 5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do In Seattle

Cover More | Why You Should Volunteer With Animals in Costa Rica


Geckos Tales | 14 Instagram Stars That’ll Make You Want To Travel Right Now

Endless Roads | Amazing Travel Shot

Features / Mentions

VeedYou | 30 Travelers Tell You How To Build a YouTube Channel in 2019

Inside Imaging | Sony Unleashes the vloggers

Spiegel TV | Speed limit 130?

Coca-Cola | Flying the Nest to the Great Barrier Reef

DV Iceland | Popular Travel Bloggers Explore prices and taste Iclandic food

Nimble | 6 Top Travel Trends

Dealchecker | The 8 Most Romantic Multi-Destination Honeymoons

Geckos Tales | Life on a Geckos Trip: A video diary from Flying the Nest

Holiday Lettings by Tripadvisor | Top Couple Bloggers Share Their Favourite Honeymoon Spot

Lifehack | 10 Common Excuses for Not Going for a Travel 

Popsugar | 5 Places to See the Cutest Animals in the World

Popsugar | 5 Reasons To Volunteer With Sea Turtles in Costa Rica

Popsugar | 5 Volunteer Vacations That Will Change Your Life | How to Spend 3 Days in Alice Springs & Surrounds

Australia Instagram | How Thursdays Should be Spent

Podcast Appearances

The Kinging-It Podcast | How to Work with Brands (Feat Flying the Nest)