Founded in 2017

It's all about the journey

Take Off, Set Sail is a collaborative magazine for curious wanderers. The goal? To build a thriving community of roving storytellers just like you who long to narrate striking stories from treks abroad. We seek to champion the freedom and spirit of adventure through "journey journalism," inspiring others to join our expedition along the way. Let's have some fun!


Join the Ex-Pats

The Ex-Pats -- or, what we like to call, The Explorer Patrol -- consists of Take Off, Set Sail's internal team of features writers, content curators and interns. Legend has it, we all got matching tattoos at a dimly lit hut in Botswana. Once an Ex-Pat, always an Ex-Pat...probably. Apply today!

Digital Intern

Are you eager to learn how to plan, create and schedule social media content? You might be in the right place.

Content Curator

Do you write well? Do you have a nose for trending stories? If so, we may have a spot for you on the team.

Features Writer

The best way to join the Ex-Pats writing features is to get noticed sharing great stories as a community member.


Advertise with us

Our allegiance, first and foremost, is to our readers. However, we rely on sponsors to help us continue to do what we love by providing a platform to contributing travelers. That said, we only support sponsors that aim to provide actual benefit to our audience. If you're interested in advertising with Take Off, Set Sail, let's talk.

Banner Ads

Banner ads are a great way to get your product or service in front of Take Off, Set Sail readers.

Sponsor Stories

Find out how to get your company's story in front of Take Off, Set Sail's growing audience.

We're Flexible

We love coming up with new and innovative ways to get eyes on your brand. Let's collaborate.