Travel Writing 2.0 book Archive

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

Stop Chatting, Start Writing

How much of your time do you really spend on writing and how much do you spend on tasks with no leverage? I am tempted to simply paste in a short

6.5 Things That Will Make You a Better Non-fiction Writer

Is your writing kind of…blah? Are your articles just kind of laying there, not moving anyone to emotion or action? I made the point several times in the book that Travel

A Conversation with Karen Catchpole

In 2006, award-winning travel journalist Karen Catchpole left her job and apartment in New York City and embarked on the ongoing Trans-Americas Journey working road trip through North, Central, and South

A Conversation with Keryn Means

Keryn Means is a freelance writer and digital influencer living outside of Washington, DC. Her work has been featured in Travel Age West magazine, Thrillist.com, ParentMap Magazine, Travelocity.com, TravelMindset.com, and many