travel industry Archive

How to Launch a Travel Blog Right in Today’s Crowded Environment

At the last TBEX North America conference I moderated a panel called, “What I Would If I Had to Start Over Today.” The idea was to bring together a few successful

Revisiting Amanda Castleman

Writer and photographer Amanda Castleman specializes in travel, adventure, pop culture and the environment. Her work has appeared in Afar, Outside, Sierra, Islands, Wired, Salon, BBC Travel, Delta Sky, Robb Report,

Meet Charles McCool: A Travel Happiness Advocate

Charles McCool isn’t a typical travel writer or blogger. He’s prefers to label himself a Travel Happiness Advocate! For over twenty years, he has analyzed trip planning methods and strategies, and,

Getting to Know Award-Winning Travel Writer Ilona Kauremszky

Ilona Kauremszky is an award-winning travel writer and a prolific contributor to many publications. She regularly pens stories for trade and consumer publications, interviewing key industry players while traveling to far-flung

Is Instagram Killing Travel?

This “Instagram killing travel” article was originally commissioned by a major magazine, but was vetoed by the editor’s boss before publication and I received a kill fee. Two other print editors