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How to Sell Travel Articles: Step Four

Bonnie Caton provides insight into the fourth step for getting your travel writing articles published: sending your article to an editor. Following the editor's specifications will help your article get noticed. Click here to find out more.

How to Sell Travel Articles: Step Three

Bonnie Caton reveals the third step to selling your travel article: abiding by the writer's guidelines. Reading a publication’s Writer’s Guidelines -- and then following those guidelines exactly -- will quickly push you ahead of the competition. Click to read more ...

How to Sell Travel Articles: Step Two

Bonnie Caton, Editorial Director, continues providing advice on travel writing in the Get Started Travel Writing Series. In this article Bonnie provides easy and practical tips to writing articles that can help you sell your articles to magazines and newspapers.

How to Sell Travel Articles: Step One

Bonnie Caton, Editorial Director, writes mostly about how she sells her photographs. But I asked her this week if she could take us back to the beginning and talk about how she sold her first few travel articles. Below is her advice for getting started -- the very first thing you should do if you want to travel and sell your travel stories to magazines and newspapers.

I'm on the List...

I'm on the List...

Ever wonder why travel writers are able to take advantage of free trips, meals, accommodation? Jen Stevens will let you in on the secret. Hotels … tour organizers … cruise lines … airlines … even local governments are willing to spend big bucks on travel writers in hopes that they’ll have a positive experience and write about it favorably in a magazine, newspaper, or newsletter.

Working with Monsters

Working with Monsters

Here is an article by contributor Steenie Harvey, a successful travel writer who has been paid to tell her story about everything from a horse fair in Ireland to a movie-themed tour of New Zealand.

Photo Captions Can Help Sell Photographs: Here’s How to Write One

Photo Captions Can Help Sell Photographs: Here’s How to Write One

Most travel articles today won't sell without a photo to accompany it. Learn how to properly add photo captions

How to Sell a Photo Essay to Newspapers and Magazines

Kyle Wagner, Travel Editor of the Denver Post, gives her advice on how to sell a photo essay to newspapers and magazines. She gives five key pieces of advice that everyone should hear!

3 Creative Ideas to Turn Your Next Trip into an ADVENTURE!

Check out these three creative travel ideas that will transform any ordinary trip into an ultimate vacation.

First-Class Flight Secret #3: Credit Card Churning

Lori Allen explains the benefits of various credit cards that can bump you up to to first class in no time. Check out how you can be riding in style...

First-Class Flight Secret #2: Speed up Your Elite Status

Several airlines are offering up opportunities to accelerate your elite status. Find out more about how to become an elite member of an airline and get all the travel perks that come with it.

First-class Flights for Less -- The $344 Business-Class Flight Secret

Lori Allen, Director of the AWAI Travel Division gives insider scoop on how anyone can find great deals for airline tickets. The "How to Get a First Class Seat for Less" report gives away all the tips on how you can fly first class without breaking the bank.

Create Your Own iPhone App Travel Guide

Learn about this great site where you can create your own iPhone app. Use your travel knowledge and experience and create an app to share with others.

Finding the Hidden Opportunities in Buenos Aires

Lee Harrison takes a mundane task and transforms it into a beautiful idea for a travel article. He explores a lesser known part of Buenos Aires and explains how you can do the same.

Lori in Bali: Thinking like a Travel Writer

Lori in Bali: Thinking like a Travel Writer

Lori Allen, AWAI Travel Division Director, traveled to Bali. Although the workshop was on photography, she still found herself asking questions and thinking of article ideas. Check out some of her photographs here.