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Hotel Insider Reveals: Tips for Booking a Killer Deal

Here are seven of Wendy’s insider tips for booking a killer deal and getting the best possible deal in hotels with three or more stars.

Reader Scores Published Articles and Freebies

Dear Right Way to Travel Reader, Jennifer Blair, one of your fellow readers, attended our Ultimate Travel Writer’s Workshop last July in San Francisco. Ninety days later, she got published (and paid for her article) in Brave New Traveler e-zine. Even better... she used her travel writer status to score free entry for herself and […]

FREE REPORT: Get the Most out of the Publication Expo

Click here to download: "How to Get the Most Out of The Ultimate Travel Writer’s Workshop Publication Expo." [Editor’s Note: Learn more about opportunities to profit from your travels (and even from your own home) in our free online newsletter The Right Way to Travel.]

Featured Publication: Spirit Magazine

Spirit Magazine is the only in-flight entertainment offered on Southwest Airlines and, as a great source of distraction for passengers, it doesn't limit itself to articles about travel. This month's issue covers stories on Detroit and Las Vegas, as well as tidbits about TV characters, country music singers, facts about submarines, and recipes for coffee […]

How One Reader Scored Two Paid Vacations and 41 Bylines: Interview with AWAI Member Sandra Kennedy

BONNIE: Hi Sandra. I understand you've turned your travels into paid vacations. Can you tell us a little bit more about how you got started and how, specifically, you went from sitting in a chair at the Ultimate Travel Writer's Workshop to sitting in an airplane seat on your way to an all-expenses-paid trip to […]