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Airline Ticket Agent Reveals: Six Ways to Fly Stress-Free

Ticketing agents, baggage claim workers, TSA security personnel... I went to the airport to ask them for their top travel tips this season, and they all said the same, blaringly obvious thing: give yourself plenty of time. Security lines are busiest between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m... especially in airports that serve both domestic and […]

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: What’s Working Online

When you’re just getting started as a travel writer, an ideal place to submit your articles is online. It’s relatively easy to get published on travel websites because many of them are screaming out for content. If you can mold your travel stories to the style of the sites where you’d like to be published, […]

Free Report: What’s Working in Newspapers

The landscape for newspaper travel writing is shifting dramatically. But, amid all the predicted doom and gloom, lie some intriguing new opportunities for freelancers. What follows are the trends I see for 2009. By the way, everything (or almost everything) I say about newspapers applies also to magazines, albeit to a lesser degree right now. […]