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Let’s Go! Size-Inclusive Travel

Your tribe, your vibe—and a world of adventure awaits. Tips, tricks, tours and more resources for plus-size jetsetters who like to journey in comfort and style.

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Fat Girls Travel Too
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Whether you’re a new or experienced traveler, planning your getaways can be a lot of work. While there’s no shortage of travel content online to help you, resources for size-inclusive travel are not as readily available as they should be.

Well, we've got your back, Sis. We’ve pulled together some of the best online resources designed to make your travel journeys as fabulous as you are. These fun resources — from plus-size-friendly communities to size-inclusive group tours — will help turn your travel dreams into unforgettable realities.

Trips + tours

Fat Girls World Tour
Organized by the team at Fat Girls Traveling, these small-sized group trips (think 12-13 people max) welcome travelers of all sizes and gender identities. Destinations in 2024 include Italy, Mexico, the Netherlands, the UK and Thailand (already sold out!).

Itineraries for each destination include visiting must-see attractions, engaging in private cultural experiences, enjoying delicious gourmet meals and participating in other fun activities — all with a super-inclusive vibe. Gather some friends or go alone. All you have to do is choose your destination, and they’ll do all the planning!

Fat Girls Travel Too

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Fat Girls Travel Too

The travel enthusiasts behind Fat Girls Travel Too created their trips to help ”plus-size women slay across the globe.” This mission is reflected in their curated group tours. Take a once-in-a-lifetime trip to incredible destinations like New Orleans; Cartagena, Colombia; Havana, Cuba; Montego Bay, Jamaica; Marrakesh, Morocco; Cairo, Egypt; and Bali, Indonesia. Each trip includes local tours, cultural experiences and unique activities.

WHOA Plus Adventures

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Looking for an off-the-beaten-path experience? WHOA Travel (as in Women High on Adventure) describes its adventure-focused trips as being for the “curvy and courageous.” These active, body-positive trips are specially crafted for women of all sizes and are all about having fun in the skin you’re in. Upcoming destinations include the Galapagos Islands, where you’ll hike, bike, snorkel, camp and dance — a feature on all WHOA trips.

Travel tips + communities

The Fat Girls Guide

The Fat Girls Guide is a go-to resource for travel, fashion, lifestyle and more. In addition to their group trips, you’ll find travel inspo, tips, hacks and a thriving community on Instagram and Facebook. The Fat Girls Traveling Network, a monthly subscription, offers a more intimate platform to ask questions, share experiences and connect with fellow travelers.

Plus Size Travel Too

Head to Plus Size Travel Too for helpful resources, including packing lists, a travel map that rates countries on their inclusivity and other valuable tips.

Recreation + retreats

Every Body Can Surf

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If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to surf but thought it wasn’t for you, try Every Body Can Surf, an online surf membership for beginner and intermediate surfers. The surf schools’ founders believe that every body can surf and aim to bring inclusivity to the activity.

The membership features twice-monthly live online surf lessons, monthly Q&A sessions and access to the private Facebook group. Lessons include mindset coaching, surfing etiquette, ocean knowledge, equipment training, water practice and feedback. Pricing is based on a sliding scale, so you can choose what works for your budget.

Fat Camp Retreat

It's not what you think, Sis. Fat Camp, another offering from Fat Girls Traveling, is not a weight-loss camp; it's an adult summer camp focusing on self-care, community, travel and fun! In 2024, the retreat will be in the Finger Lakes in New York State (or you can head to one of their international retreats in Canada or Scotland).

Your days will be filled with camp-themed activities, day trips, body-positive discussions and connecting with fellow campers. No sleeping bags or lousy camp food, though. Each guest stays in a luxe cabin with a private bedroom, kitchenette and bathroom, and you'll be treated to catered farm-to-table meals. Cap off your time with a glam photo shoot.

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