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Ernest White II


Ernest White II is a producer, journalist, and keynote speaker. He is the founder of Presidio Pictures and host of award-winning PBS travel docu-series about friendship and connection, FLY BROTHER with Ernest White II. A passionate proponent of global community-building and transformational travel, Ernest currently serves on the Condé Nast Traveler 2021 Advisory Board; the Board of Directors for the sustainability-focused Impact Travel Alliance; and as an advisor for Travel Unity, dedicated to increasing diversity within travel and tourism. Florida born-and-bred, Ernest’s obsessions include Thai curry, Groove Salad, and Rita Hayworth.

After Seventy Five Years, Holland America Still Sails to Alaska with the Same Intrepid Spirit
The cruise line has blazed a trail for travel into Alaska, pairing unrivaled access to nature with timeless glamour.
Sailing to Saudi Arabia on One of the First Cruises to the Country
On one of the first ships to enter the newly opened Saudi Arabia, Ernest White II finds both wonder and familiarity. 
As Travel Resumes, Let’s Be Patient with One Another—and Ourselves
In this new post-pandemic world, we all need to cut each other some slack.