TTC in the Media

Discover articles about and interviews with Transformational Travel Collaborative members below.

Research from East Carolina University, Outside Magazine, and ATTA shows that personal growth is the top motivator for adventurers today.

Research from East Carolina University, Outside Magazine, and ATTA shows that personal growth is the top motivator for adventurers today.


Muddy Shoe Adventures' Michael Bennett is interviewed by Everett Potter about Transformational Travel. 

Muddy Shoe Adventures' Michael Bennett is interviewed by Everett Potter about Transformational Travel. 


Jake Haupert of Evergreen Escapes shares his thoughts about TT on the Transformed Travel Radio Show.

Jake Haupert of Evergreen Escapes shares his thoughts about TT on the Transformed Travel Radio Show.

Part I: New research conducted by the Adventure Travel Trade Association reveals that adventure travelers are primarily motivated by transformation.

Part I: New research conducted by the Adventure Travel Trade Association reveals that adventure travelers are primarily motivated by transformation.


TTC's Don Mankin explores the historical bases of TT and discusses where TT is headed in this Huffington Post article.

TTC's Don Mankin explores the historical bases of TT and discusses where TT is headed in this Huffington Post article.


Award-winning travel writer Don Mankin, Ph.D., shares a story about a trip to Bangkok that changed his life. 

Award-winning travel writer Don Mankin, Ph.D., shares a story about a trip to Bangkok that changed his life. 

Part II: Practical Applications and trend predictions based on new adventure traveler research conducted by the Adventure Travel Trade Association.

Part II: Practical Applications and trend predictions based on new adventure traveler research conducted by the Adventure Travel Trade Association.


The TTC is featured in article by Vogue Magazine titled 'Why Transformative Travel Will Be THE Travel Trend of 2017.'

The TTC is featured in article by Vogue Magazine titled 'Why Transformative Travel Will Be THE Travel Trend of 2017.'


Michael Bennett of Muddy Shoe Adventures shares his thoughts about Transformational Travel on the Transformed Travel Radio Show.

Michael Bennett of Muddy Shoe Adventures shares his thoughts about Transformational Travel on the Transformed Travel Radio Show.


Muddy Shoe Adventures was mentioned in the Jan/Feb 2016 issue of AFAR Magazine in 'Fix-Your-Life Vacations.'

Muddy Shoe Adventures was mentioned in the Jan/Feb 2016 issue of AFAR Magazine in 'Fix-Your-Life Vacations.'


TTC's Michael Bennett joins Ginger Kern of The Traveler's Mindset to talk about The Hero's Journey, the transformational power of travel, and getting hit by cars.