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FEATURED PUBLICATION: Hidden Europe

Dear Reader, This week, Roberta Beach Jacobson profiles a unique travel publication that is definitely not interested in stories from the tourist trial. hidden europe is an insightful publication that has a thirst for "ordinary" Europe, but allows the reader to uncover an extraordinary one within its pages. The editors at this publication ask that […]

Three Ways To Turn Your Free Trips Into Money-Making Articles

Read from Steenie Harvey and how you could sell an article about a place when you’ve received free stuff -- hotel rooms, theater tickets, meals.

How to Write a Real Travel "Story"

Dear Reader, In Denver, our attendees met freelance travel writer Stan Sinberg -- and spent the balance of his presentations with smiles on their faces. Stan writes mostly travel and humor pieces, and he's seen them published in places like the Chicago Tribune, Mad Magazine, and a few men's magazines (I'd list their names, but […]

How to Use Buying Rights and Copyright to Your Best Advantage

Advice from Lori Appling, what rights is a publication buying. When you agree to sell your travel article, you grant a publication the right to use it. But you don't have to give away the right to use it exclusively. Sometimes you can reserve the right to sell it again and again.

SPECIAL SECTION: Denver Workshop - Day Four

FREE...final edition... On-the-ground reports from the Ultimate Travel Writer's Workshop in Denver Since you couldn't be with us in Colorado for our workshop, I asked David Morgan - a freelance writer and photographer - to fill you in on what we've learned. You'll find his report here below. Lori ApplingDirector, Great Escape Publishing Lost luggage. […]

SPECIAL SECTION: Denver Workshop - Day Three

FREE...for the next 3 days... On-the-ground reports from the Ultimate Travel Writer's Workshop in Denver Since you couldn't be with us in Colorado for our workshop, I asked David Morgan - a freelance writer and photographer - to fill you in on what we've learned. You'll find his report here below. Lori Allen Director, Great […]

SPECIAL SECTION: Denver Workshop - Day Two

FREE...for the next 2 days... On-the-ground reports from the Ultimate Travel Writer's Workshop in Denver Since you couldn't be with us in Colorado for our workshop, I asked David Morgan - a freelance writer and photographer - to fill you in on what we've learned. You'll find his report here below. --Lori Appling Director, Great […]

SPECIAL SECTION: Denver Workshop - Day One

FREE...for the next 3 days... On-the-ground reports from the Ultimate Travel Writer's Workshop in Denver Since you couldn't be with us in Colorado for our workshop, I asked David Morgan - a freelance writer and photographer - to fill you in on what we've learned. You'll find his report here below. --Lori Appling Director, Great […]

FEATURED PUBLICATION: France Magazine

Dear Reader, A holiday or special event, like a festival, can give you an excuse to write about a place (and, too, help you focus your article). France is renowned for its many national holidays, festivals, and unique celebrations, so this week we've chosen France Magazine as our featured publication. If you're among the more […]

Halloween Articles: Where To Find Fodder For Frightful Tales

  Today: Summer: Time to Think about Pitching Halloween and Holiday Articles Where to Find Fodder for Frightful Tales More Opportunities and Resources for Writers     Dear Reader, I just signed up for a gargoyle tour in Washington, D.C. at the National Cathedral. When I think of D.C., I don't think of gargoyles. In […]

Target Your Readers' Emotions...and Sell More

No matter how good an idea you have for your article -- even if it speaks, without question, to a current trend -- if you don't approach your piece with this simple truth in mind, it's going to be difficult to sell.

Do You Have What it Takes to Become a Successful Travel Writer/Photographer?

Do you have what it takes to become a successful travel writer/photographer? Here are 12 Questions to assess if you do.

FEATURED PUBLICATION: International Living

 Welcome to The Write Way to Travel, your free weekly e-letter from American Writers & Artists Inc. Every week, we send this special Featured Publication edition with tips and insights from travel writers and editors to help you break into new markets and get published fast. This week's featured publication comes from International Living's Managing […]

8 Must-Review Tips for Telling your Story without Boring your Reader

Tips from freelance travel writer Jennifer Stevens for telling your story without getting your readers bored.

FEATURED PUBLICATION: Go World Travel

Go World Travel Magazine Website: http://www.GoWorldTravel.com Dear Reader, Travel enthusiast Janna Graber and a select group of print journalists started this monthly travel e-zine in 2003. Today they boast subscribers in more than 40 countries. Google just named them one of seven globally-trusted travel contributors (alongside biggies such as Frommer's, National Geographic and Lonely Planet). […]