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The Future of Press Trips for Travel Writers and Destinations

What will 2021 press trips look like? Will there be any fam trips for travel bloggers or freelancers the rest of this year? A lot of people in the industry don’t

Steph Dyson: A South America Travel Writing Specialist

I first met travel writer and blogger Steph Dyson on a Peru press trip—remember press trips? Our groups went our separate ways for most of it though, she going hiking in

Tips for Diversifying Your Writing Business and Income

I have written frequently about the importance of diversifying your income and having multiple facets to your travel writing and blogging business. In this time when the need for that is

Meet Kristin and Tom of Travel Past 50

I ran into Kristin Henning and Tom Bartel a few weeks ago in New York City, after spending time with them in cities on at least two other continents in the

The Real Story on Press Trips for Travel Writers

“I had one question about press trips, which I thought you might be able to address on the blog or in the newsletter, if you think it makes sense. I’m wondering