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30 Group Trips You Can Join In 2018

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The 'gram will have you out here thinking that everybody hit the lottery, quit their job, and is suddenly kicking it around the world. You know how it is.


You sign in, scroll for a few seconds, and are like, "Is Keisha is on vacation AGAIN?" Did Jay drop his kids off at Chuck E Cheese and never look back? How did Cousin Pookie go from not having a passport to stuntin' on a camel with a bunch of well-dressed strangers?

If you're wondering if Oprah sent out a you-get-a-flight email that you somehow missed, relax. She hasn't (yet), but these days she doesn't need to. Travel groups have made it so much easier for people to see the world, and the internet is simply spreading the good news!

So if you don't have the time to plan your own trip, or your friends have 99 problems when it's time to book (i.e. I don't know if I can make it because my Yorkie needs a sitter with good heat – the trip is in November, right?) – you're in luck. Here are 21 group trips you can join in 2018!

Note: Several trips sold out as I was writing this, but as of today these trips are all still open or have wait lists you can join!

Photo: Sail Noire

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

June 16-23, 2018
Host:
Black Travel Movement
Cities: This is a week long sailing event. But brown people. Basically Wakanda Yacht Week.
Itinerary | Pricing | Sign Up (check frequently for new boats)

Photo: Up in the Air Life

CHILE

February 23 – March 1, 2018
Host: Up in the Air Life
Cities: Santiago, Valparaiso, Algabarro
Itinerary | Pricing | Sign Up

Photo: Brooklyn Travel Addict

CUBA

April 26-30, 2018 and May 24 – May 28
Host: Black Travel Movement
Cities: Havana, Veradero
Itinerary & Pricing| Sign Up

May 25 – 30, 2018
Host:
Up in the Air Life
Cities: Havana, Matanzas
Itinerary | Pricing | Join the Waitlist

May 26-June 2, 2018
Host:
Haiti Got It
Cities:
Havana, Matanzas, Varadero
Itinerary, Pricing & Sign Up

Photo: Up In The Air Life

EGYPT

Dates: September 1-9 2018
Host: Black Travel Movement
Cities: Cairo, Luxor, Aswan
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign up

Dates: October 27 – November 4, 2018
Host: Up in the Air Life
Cities: Cairo, Luxor, Aswan
Itinerary | Pricing | Sign Up

Photo: Up in the Air Life

FRANCE

Dates: June 6-11, 2018
Host: Black Travel Movement
City: Paris
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

June 29 – July 5, 2018
Host: Haitian Nomad
Cities: Nice, St. Tropez, French Riviera (Cannes, Eze, Monaco, Monte Carlo)
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

October 13 – 20, 2018
Group: Up in the Air Life
Cities: Champage (plus Venice & Bologna, Italy)
Itinerary | Pricing | Sign Up

Photo: The Wrap Life

GHANA

July 20-29, 2018
Host: Africa With Us
Cities: Accra, Cape Coast
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

Photo by Haiti Uncut

HAITI

July 4- July 8
Host: Haiti Got It
Cities: Port-au-Prince, La Cote des Arcadins
Itinerary, Pricing & Sign Up

October 6-14, 2018
Host: Haiti Got It
Cities: Port-au-Prince, Cap-Haitien, A Secret Retreat
Itinerary, Pricing & Sign Up

December 27, 2018-January 2, 2019
Host: Haiti Got It
City: Cap-Haitien
Itinerary, Pricing & Sign Up

Photo: Travel Noire

INDONESIA

Option 1: February 26 – March 4, 2018 (1 space available)
Option 2: March 7 – 13, 2018 (1 space available)
Host: Travel Noire
City: Bali
Itinerary & Pricing| Sign Up

Photo: Travel Noire

ITALY

April 10 – 16, 2018
Host:
Travel Noire
Region: Amalfi Coast
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

October 13 – 20, 2018
Host: Up in the Air Life
Cities:
Bologna & Venice (plus Champagne, Italy)
Itinerary | Pricing | Sign Up

MEXICO

Photo: OHPsalms Facebook

May 24-29, 2018
Host: OHPsalms
City: Cabo San Lucas
Itinerary & Pricing | Inquire via email

July 12 – 15, 2018
Hosts: Baecations +Up in the Air Life
City: Playa Del Carmen
Itinerary | Pricing | Sign Up

August 31 – September 3, 2018
Host: Up in the Air Life
City: Playa Del Carmen
Itinerary | Pricing | Sign Up

Photo: Travel Noire

MOROCCO

March 5 – 11, 2018
Host: Travel Noire
City: Marrakech
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

May 19 – 26, 2018
Host: Black Travel Movement
Cities: Casablanca, Marrakech
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

Photo: Jet Black

SENEGAL

March 23 – 29, 2018
Host: Jet Black
Cities:
Dakar, Goree Islands, Saly
Host: Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

SEYCHELLES

November 7-18, 2018
Host: Africa With Us
Islands:
Mahe Island, Praslin Island
Host: Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

Photo: Africa With Us

SOUTH AFRICA

April 17-23, 2018
Host: Fly Brother
Cities: Johannesburg, Cape Town
Itinerary & Pricing | Email for information

October 17-30, 2018
Host:
Africa With Us
Cities: Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

Photo: Africa With Us

TANZANIA + KENYA

September 12-25, 2018
Host:
Africa With Us
Cities:
Nairobi, Kenya; Dar Es Salaam, Arusha, Lake Manyara, Tarangire National Park, Stonetown (Zanzibar) Tanzania
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

Photo: Lonely Planet

THAILAND

April 21 – 28, 2018
Host: Black Travel Movement
Cities: Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Phucket
Itinerary & Pricing | Sign Up

December 30, 2018- January 5, 2019
Group: Up in the Air Life
City: Bangkok
Itinerary | Pricing | Sign Up

BARBADOS

May 10-14, 2018
Group: OMNoire.com
City: Bridgetown
Itinerary| Pricing & Sign Up

PENNSYLVANIA

June 22-24, 2018
Group: OMNoire.com
City: Poconos
Itinerary| Pricing & Sign Up

*Article originally published on Brooklyn Travel Addict

Did this list get you excited? Have you traveled with any of these groups? Drop a praise report in the comments below if you had a blast, or comment with any trips I missed so we can add to the list!

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