Matador has redefined travel media with an award-winning, multilingual editorial and educational platform that reaches a global monthly audience of more than 5 million. Since 2009, thousands of writers, photographers, and filmmakers have graduated from MatadorU programs, with students winning prestigious awards, getting paid assignments worldwide, and going on to successful careers in travel media. Our community of editors and guest faculty, along with major brand and destination partners, collectively forms a one of a kind travel media ecosystem, with editors proactively engaging students around projects and publishing opportunities.
MatadorU is an ecosystem for travel journalism. We offer programs in travel writing, travel photography, and travel filmmaking. Our online education platform is the Web’s most dynamic and comprehensive experience in the field of travel journalism. We’ve created a global community of thousands of travel writers, travel photographers, and travel filmmakers and empowered them to connect and collaborate with each other while also networking with destination marketers, brands, and creative agencies. Enrolling in our courses will be the best move you’ve ever made in improving your progression as a travel journalist—and we’re so sure of it, we’ll let you check it out for free.