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Are You a New Travel Writer Looking for a Big Break?

We’ve interviewed a lot of people on this travel writing blog and a few times writers have mentioned a contest win as the turning point when their fortunes started to change. When they got

Travel Writer and Blogger Resolutions for 2017

Around the edges, the way we work as travel writers and travel bloggers changes faster each year. There are new tools, new publications, and the corresponding death of what both are replacing. The year

A Conversation with Patricia Schultz

Patricia Schultz has a dream job: traveling the globe and writing about it. She is the author of the international #1 bestsellers, 1,000 PLACES TO SEE BEFORE YOU DIE (translated into 25 languages) and

We Don’t Have to Be Starving Artists Anymore

When I started out as a travel writer way back in the dark ages of the early 1990s, it was a very tough game. Some ancient SATW veterans talk about those times like they

Give Yourself a Raise Travel Writing Webinar Replay

I hosted a group of ambitious travel writers and bloggers last Friday live in a free webinar. If you aren’t part of the Travel Writing Success newsletter list or you couldn’t make it, no