Raphael Gomes Biography

Raphael Gomes, a London-based YouTuber and author, is a talented personality known for his food and travel videos. With his self-titled channel, he shares his passion for cooking and food with the world. Gomes is loved by his fans for his amazing DIY cooking tutorials and brilliant food challenges. His charismatic personality and presentation style make his tutorials easy to follow. Besides YouTube, he is also active on social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram.

Quick Facts

  • Girlfriend: Vania Fernandes
  • Age: 31 Years
  • Family:
    • Siblings: Joana
  • Born Country: Portugal
  • Height: 5’11” (180 cm)

Rise to Stardom

Raphael Gomes launched his self-titled channel on September 16, 2010. His first video was ‘2 Minutes Chocolate Cake’ in which he demonstrated a quick recipe of making a chocolate cake. This was followed by a fun video called ‘The Biggest Bubblegum Bubble’. After this, he posted a number of food videos and vlogs. His DIY cooking videos are truly amazing and so are his “24 hours Food Challenges.” Gomes also runs a series called ‘American VS British series’ that consists of videos in which he compares a number of American and English food items. Apart from these, his series ‘Testing Celebrity Cookbooks’ and ‘Mini VS Real Food’ are also worth watching. Till date, Gomes has shared numerous videos on lifestyle as well. There’s even a ‘Get to Know Me’ series on his channel that’s meant for those fans who want to know personal details about the vlogger.

Popular Videos and Channel Statistics

The most popular videos on his channel are ‘I only ate The Simpsons Foods for 24 hours’, ‘2 Minutes Chocolate Cake’ and ‘Trying School Lunch Around The World’. While the first video is a food challenge video, the other two feature a food recipe and food experiment, respectively. As of November 2018, each one of these videos has garnered millions of views. Talking about the popularity of his channel, he has successfully earned more than 1.4 million followers and over 200 million views.

Personal Life

Raphael Gomes was born on June 23, 1992 in Portugal. He later relocated to London. He has one sister named Joana. He is currently dating fellow vlogger Vania Fernandes. She is a beauty and lifestyle vlogger who sometimes features on his channel. Gomes is good friends with the half-sister of pop singer Louis Tomlinson, Felicite Tomlinson. Also, he is on friendly terms with British YouTuber Craig Dillon. Gomes is color blind and when someone enquires about his favorite colors, he always says black or yellow because those are among the only colors he can see and identify. In 2013, he won the title of YouTube’s Next Vlogger.

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