About We Said Go Travel

Welcome to We Said Go Travel! We are glad to meet you!

Wesaidgotravel.com is a top 100 travel blog that is read by more than 200,000 people per year and has published nearly 2,000 writers from 75 countries ranging from well traveled amateurs to experienced travel experts from 75 countries. Join in our next Travel Writing Competition and share your story. There are three awards a year: Inspiration, Independence and Gratitude. In January 2017, we started our twelfth contest. Sign up for our monthly newsletter to keep in touch with our site and our founder, Lisa Niver, she generally writes on Mondays about the award and on Thursdays about video. She now has over 700 videos with over one million views.

Read about Lisa Niver in Business Insider and watch her on a segment of THE JET SET TV!

Meet Our Founder: Lisa Ellen Niver


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Meet Lisa

Travel Expert & Media Host 

Lisa Niver is a travel expert, writer, artist, entrepreneur, and on-camera host who has explored 99 countries. Niver has established a following through her written and video content, garnering over one million video views on YouTube, Amazon Fire Tv and Roku. She is the Adventure Correspondent for The Jet Set, the first travel based TV Talk show. She was a winner in the 59th annual 2016 Southern California Journalism Awards for her print column in The Jewish Journal.
Niver is the founder of a top 100 travel blog, We Said Go Travel, that reaches more than 200,000 annually and is in the top 1/8 of the top 1% of all sites in the United States. In her tri-annual international travel writing competitions, she has published nearly 2000 writers from 75 countries.
She was invited to the United Nations as a Champions of Humanity ambassador, to the red carpet at the Oscars with United Airlines and to New Orleans for a project with American Express and Starwood Hotels.
Her recent stories include Dutch designer villas for Luxury Magazine, interviewing Fabien Cousteau for Delta Sky, skiing with the blind for Sierra, Ubud cremation ceremony for National Geographic  and scuba diving in the Solomon Islands for Smithsonian.
She also contributes to USA Today, Wharton Business Magazine, the Jewish Journal and is verified on Twitter and Facebook. Niver was a 2012 nominee for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching, a 2014 nominee for the Charles Bronfman Prize and a finalist in two categories for the 59th annual Southern California Journalism Awards.

Jet Set TV Interview


Lisa Niver Klout Score 79 November 2015

#14 on Top 1000 Travel Blogs November 2015