Is your wanderlust kicking in, but you’re not sure where to go? Get all the inspiration and advice you need to plan a perfect trip from these travel bloggers. From solo traveling around the world to kid-friendly activities, these women will have you ready to plan your next adventure and give you plenty of scenic photos to look at until you set off.
Traveling Black widow
Charlotte Simpson is a former special education teacher and guidance counselor who graces her followers with posts about destinations and inspiring trips. After the death of her husband, Simpson took on the mission of traveling to all 50 states and many other destinations around the world. Follow her for endless positivity and solo travel tips.
Cornfields and high heels
Jamie Ward is an author, foodie, and traveler who runs the blog Cornfields and High Heels. She lives near Indianapolis and chronicles her adventures throughout the Midwest and beyond. Follow her to find the best hidden gem locations in the Midwest.
Midwest love letter
Kelly Lindgren runs the Instagram account Midwest Love Letter where she posts about Midwestern food and travel destinations. Follow her for fun-filled photos of scenic trips and delicious food.
Shelly Bergman is a Midwest parenting, travel, and lifestyle blogger. Her Instagram is full of fun trips that work for parents and kids. Follow her for inspiration on where to take your next day trip with the family.
Andrea Litwa is a local blogger who runs the blog One Day Wanderer. Check out her travel guides and advice for quick trips throughout the Midwest.
Her story is
Tiffany Benedict Browne is the creator of the blog Her Story Is. She is a self-proclaimed explorer and collector, and she is also the founder of Her Story Indy. Follow her for photos of international travels that will make you feel immersed in the culture.
Sierra is a digital creator who posts about style, life, family, and travel on her account Electric Kurves. Follow her to experience adventures along with her and to admire her impeccable style.
A Mom’s Impression
Kathy Hodson is a Midwestern blogger who runs the blog A Mom’s Impression. She posts about family-friendly activities, food, and travel ideas. Follow her for family travel inspiration at locations from St. Louis to Turks and Caicos.
Sierra in the city
Sierra Jackson is an Indianapolis native who blogs about food, drinks, and travel. Follow her for beautifully curated photos that will have you wanting some great food, a cold drink, and a fun destination to enjoy them in.
Amy Lynch is a freelance writer and single mom who runs the account Mostly Midwestern. Follow her for cool urban adventures and unique locations.
Books, Eats, and Booze
Bebe is a travel RN and FNP who posts about her love of books, food, and drinks on her Instagram. Follow her for inspiration for your next read, spot to eat, or place to venture to.
Let me give you some advice
Lindsay is a blogger whose mission is to “help curious families explore at home and on the road.” Follow her for family friendly adventures at fun locations.
See Do Eat
Lara runs the Instagram account See Do Eat where she posts food and travel inspiration. Follow her to find delicious foods to try in Indy and beyond.
Ellie Allen is Indy Maven’s editorial intern who will definitely be living vicariously through these women.
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