Ian and Tonya Fitzpatrick, Esqs are founders of World Footprints, an award-winning social impact travel content publisher that shares the humanity of travel. The Fitzpatricks co-host the syndicated World Footprints podcast that has featured prominent guests like Maya Angelou and Rick Steves. They are contributors to DETOUR and also travel the world as public speakers. Recognized as Black Travel Journalists of the Year (Black Travel Summit), and Best Social Impact Travel Media Company (CEO Monthly), Tonya and Ian are well-respected for their leadership in the travel industry.


Travel the world through your palate in New Orleans

Learning Black history’s past at God’s Little Acre

Learning Black history’s past at God’s Little Acre

A walk with African ancestors in Newport, Rhode Island

For the love of Türkiye: Reflecting on an extraordinary experience