"Taking Black Girl Magic Worldwide"
FLY WITH BGK
AFTER FLYING OUT OF MOROCCO We DECIDED THAT WE WANT TO TAKE YOU TO SOUTH AMERICA TO IMMERSE IN
ON THIS PAGE YOU CAN FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR THIRD ANNUAL TRAVEL
DOCU SERIES, ITINERARY, THE APPLICATION, Fyi's AND HOW YOU CAN STILL ENJOY OUR PREVIOUS
November, 24th - December 1st 2020
bgk bahia brazil
Brazil has the second-largest black population outside of Africa. BGK will document it's third travel docuseries in Bahia, Brazil where our journey will be focused on the beauty of Afro Brazilian culture while joining the grass rooted community to celebrate Black Consciousness Day and the Afro Punk Festival. This ethnocultural tour will shed light on hidden ancestral heritage and uplifts the elaborate cultural tapestry of the African diaspora.
DY 1:WELCOME TO BGK BAHIA BRAZIL!
We will arrange for you to be picked up from the airport and taken to our BGK lodging quarters which will be located in the historic city center of Pelourinho, here you will be provided with First Class accommodations. Get settled in, take some time to commune with the sisterhood and prepare for our annual BGK Welcome Dinner!
DY 2: AFRO BRAZILIAN TOUR
Located in the most historic and culturally vibrant area of the city we will be in the heart of it all and feel the pulse of Afro-Brazil.
We will start our day with an ethnocultural tour that will bring ancestral heritage and uplift the elaborate cultural tapestry of the African Diaspora.
Tonight we will attend the most well crafted and animated Folkloric Shows in Bahia; that shines light into the power and richness of the BGK experience
"Giving Back to the Kŭl′chər"
If you were in America today you might find yourself celebrating Thanksgiving with family and friends. Today we will join forces as global citizens and lend a helping hand to a non-profit organization to empower young Brazillian girls.
Tonight we will enjoy an authentic cultural cooking class and prepare supper to commemorate a newfound sisterhood. Our BGK international table will be set with food for the soul and unapologetic conversations of our Black Girl Khronicles.
DY 4: DAY TRIPPIN to Tinharé Island
Today we leave the city of Salvador and head into the island of Tinharé where we will visit Morro de São Paulo.
If your about the life of adventure join us in the thrill of the Tirolesa ziplining, relax on First beach and enjoy lunch with an iconic view of the Atlantic ocean.
AFRO PUNK BRASIL
This won't be BGK's first Afro Punk appearance. We kicked off our first travel docuseries in 2017 with a Euro Tour starting with Afro Punk London. This year we will attend the first ever Afro Punk Festival in Brasil for a weekend of unapologetic black expression, so get ready Sis!
DY 7: FREE DAY & FAREWELL DINNER
The day is all yours, but just be sure to meet us for our farewell BGK dinner because we have something special in store!
We will equip you with a written guide of museums to check out, places to enjoy good eats, and shops to pick up one of a kind gifts to take home.
DY 8: THE BGK EXPERIENCE
This is an experience that you won't forget. Trust us you will have beautiful photography and a documentary of you sharing HERstory as a vivid and colorful reminder. Not only that but you have entered a community of travel and sisterhood. Your BGK experience has provided a curated space and the type of wanderlust experience that has shaped and even shaken your perspective!
ARE YOU READY TO FLY?
whATS INCLUDED IN YOUR
#bgkBRAZIL travel package?
first class accommodations
BGK Brazil Travel Experience (as noted in the itinerary )
First Class Hotel
Afro-Punk Festival Admission
BGK Bahia Historical Tour
Afro Brazil Cooking Class
BGK Bespoke Free Day Itinerary Guide
Transport for Tour
Breakfast Every Morning| 2 Dinners | 1 Lunch
Travel Photographer | Editorial Photoshoot
BGK Travel Tote ( Filled with Sponsored Goods )
Travel Insurance ( can purchase via BGK )
Flights (not Included )
TOTAL PACKAGE PRICE
bgk fly girl package
ON-BOARDING MONTHLY PAYMENTS
According to the month, you on-board this will be your monthly payment (i.e. onboard in Feb and you will pay $327 monthly until Paid in Full in October.
What's your Name, Age, Occupation, Where are you from, and Where do you currently live?
What does SISTERHOOD mean to you and how do you empower your fellow Queens?
(A) a New Traveler
(B) Looking to continue spreading your wings?
(C) a Seasoned Citizen of the world?
(Tell us a little bit about your travels or desire to travel?
Tell Us about your "Black Girl Magic.
Whats the most adventurous thing you have done, preferably while traveling?
Nominate one black girl for being a SHERO and Why?
During our community travel we ask each of our travelers to share HERstory. What would you want the world to know about you?
How to apply
Please be advised that with just 10 travelers selected, we request video applications to gain insight on personalties of each girl; as this is a docuseries that involves a level of comfort sharing your Black Girl Khronicles in front of the camera, and with an intimate group of new individuals that you will meet for the first time. Answer the following questions to the LEFT in your video application, fill out the form and submit.
before you fly
1. This is a BGK community travel rooted in sisterhood, therefore you will share a room with one other fly girl.
2. We travel to connect with culture not the wifi. There may be times when you do not have access.
3. We Welcome Positive Travel Vibes Only.
4. Upon receiving a BGK Welcome letter to join us in Brazil and your first initial payment is paid. PLEASE NOTE: that refunds are not available
What does our FLY GIRLS
say about their BGK experience?
"A self-solidifying dive into Black girl bonding that can only be described as miraculous! Every Black girl needs to share her story here -even as she writes it - for all the Black girls to come...
with bespoke itineraries
TRAVEL LIKE BGK
bgk euro tour
This itinerary is extremely special and dear to BGK for the fact that it was our first itinerary curated for a European Tour. From Afro Punk London, a photo shoot in Paris in front of the Eiffel Tour, and closing with a pure luxury layover in Iceland.
Morocco is a vortex filled with magical mazes. When trying to plan a balanced travel experience you can get overwhelmed. Take the stress out of planning by "Traveling like BGK" in Marrakech, Morocco off the beaten path and immersed in culture, art, adventure and luxury.
It's not to late to apply to join our travel community and narrative for our third travel docuseries. This time we are heading to BRAZIL and you are invited to submit an application to join us!