Travel Writing Resources


Get plugged into industry news and learn where you can find press trips

Media Kitty
The leading source for “trippy” journalism. Your link to consumer travel news, press trips, freelance opportunities, plus a chance to network with industry insiders
Offering many services for travel writers and publishers including media requests, press trip announcements and industry news


Writer’s Market
Provides access to database with guidelines for thousands of publications

21st Century Adventures
Attn: Submissions
265 ed Maple Drive
Hampton, GA 30228

Connecting: Solo Travel Network
689 Park Road, Unit 6,
Gibsons, BC V0N 1V7 Canada.

Send your submissions to Vic Foster at

The Yoga Journal

Texas Highways

Oregon Coast and Northwest Travel
4969 Hwy 101 N, Suite 2
Florence, OR 97439

Texas Monthly
P.O. Box 1569
Austin, Texas 78767-1569.

National Geographic Traveler
Attn: Query Editor
1145 17th St NW, Washington DC 20036

Travel & Leisure

Conde Nast Traveler


Transitions Abroad
P.O. Box 1300
Amherst, MA 01004-1300
Phone: (413) 256 3414
Fax: (413) 256-0373

British Columbia Magazine

Outside Family Vacation Guide
Editorial Department
Outside magazine
400 Market St.
Santa Fe, New Mexico, 87501

US Airways Magazine
Submissions Editor
Pace Communications
1301 Carolina Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Food & Wine
Customer Serivice: (800) 888-8728

Focusing on female-centered travel experiences connecting women travelers worldwide.

Trips and Journeys
Monthly online magazine about U.S. and Canada; over 90% freelance written. Designed to bring entertaining and informative travel articles to the reader, as well as provide an important clip to the writer.

Escape Artist
Seeks articles about living, working, and investing overseas


Before you send that article in, find out what else has been written about the place!

U.S. Newspapers

The City and Regional Magazine Association

Washington Post

New York Times Travel Section

Los Angeles Times Travel Section

The Chicago Tribune Travel Section

World Press Review


International Living
You are entitled to a discounted rate to International Living

Island Properties Report

Books and Magazines

Writer’s Digest Magazine
Two FREE issues of Writer's Digest Magazine – Great Escape Publishing members are entitled to two free issues of Writer's Digest magazine at:

Writer’s Market
The 2013 Writer's Market Book can be purchased for $29.99 at:

Boots n All

Travel Mag

Travel Lady Magazine

Trips and Journeys

Online Bookstores


Barnes & Noble


Virtual Library – Syndicate Directory

Discount Magazine Subscriptions

Stock Photo Agencies

Photo Secrets

Photographic Libraries

Stock Photo

Getty Images


Vista Print

Domain/Website Setup

Go Daddy



Free Web Space – largest searchable guide to free web hosting


Where to stay, how to get there, and practical travel advice

International Living
Your guide to living, retiring, and investing overseas

Opportunity Travel
Offering tours and workshops around the globe

Lonely Planet
A great site for the independent traveler. Provides practical travel tips, theme guides for countless destinations, and postcards from fellow travelers.

The most comprehensive resource for all your travel needs. From lodging to dining to great travel bargains, check out Fodors before you hit the road for your assignment.

One Bag
The art and science of traveling light. Shows you how to travel anywhere with a single carry-on sized bag.

World Tourism Directory
This site will link you to any tourism office in the U.S. or abroad. There you’ll find press info, photos, and other valuable information.

Unbiased hotel reviews, hotel directory with direct contact details, mini-holiday guides, mini-city break guides, ski resort guides, airport survival guides, 1000s of useful travel links.

Trip Advisor
Hear what other travelers are saying about the place. Reviews of hotels, dining spots, plus search archives on past articles. Great one stop shopping!

Airport Parking
Find independent parking lots near airports. Learn about airport parking information, reservation, and tips.

Travel Packages

Cheap Tickets
Search vacation packages by type (flight/hotel/car; flight/hotel; flight/car; hotel/car)

Search vacation packages by location or type (travel, family, adventure, and more)

NWA World Vacations
Search vacation packages by type (air/hotel; air/car; hotel)

South India Tour Travel
South India Tour Travel provides complete information about tour bookings and top tourist destinations in Southern India.

Airlines and Associations

Nations Online
From American Airlines to Air Zimbabwe, find links to national airlines and other important carriers around the world.

Compare airline prices:
Cheap Tickets:


Foreign currency exchange rates

Visa ATM Locater

MasterCard ATM Locater

Phone and Electricity

International country and city codes

World Electric Guide
Information on the electrical systems in use in most countries around the world

Time and Weather

World Clock and Time Zone Converter
Current local times around the world
U.S. Weather:
World Weather:
Find weather around the world

Other helpful Resources for Travel Writers

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition

Danielle Hollister, "A Writer's Glossary, Parts 1, 2, 3," Bella Online – The Voice of Women

D&D Travel Services LLC, Glossary

Women on the Road
Insight, information and advice for women travelers.

Artistay is a service for artists, writers, architects, academics, art teachers, curators … looking for a residency program in France in order to realize a personal artistic project.

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