A Conversation with Long-time Freelance Journalist, Vanessa Orr

Vanessa Orr has managed to maintain a successful writer career for over 25 years.  She’s a pro at juggling multiple streams of income – even taking on part time work over the years when

Four Ways to Jumpstart Your Travel Writing Income

When I first started going to travel writer conferences more than a decade ago, I was just at the point where I was backing out of a “regular job” and going full-time as a

Getting to Know Cynthia Dial

Cynthia Dial is an award-winning journalist and admitted addict—a travel addict—because for her travel is like breathing, she can’t live without it. As a travel writer whose office is the world she’s visited all

A Conversation About Real Travel Writing With Thomas Swick

Thomas Swick started out as a newspaper feature writer after living abroad and eventually became travel editor of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. He’s now a freelancer. I met him at TBEX in Ft. Lauderdale

An Interview with Dan Allen

Dan Allen is a seasoned travel writer with extensive experience navigating the world of freelance over a 15 year career. I’ve had the pleasure of traveling with Dan on two European media trips and