travel writing Archive

Catching Up With Matt Long of LandLopers

We had a conversation with Matthew Long of back in 2012. You can read our initial interview with him here. A lot can happen in six years and, in Matt’s

Meet Dana Rebmann: From Television News to Freelance Travel Writer

For a majority of her career, Dana Rebmann worked in television news for NBC in San Francisco, and rarely had the opportunity to report feature stories. Now, as a freelancer, she

Audience First, Money Second

Editor’s note – This is an update of a post that originally went up in 2010, thus the old comments. I’m reviving it again because it’s an answer to one of

A Conversation with Mark Sissons

Vancouver-based Mark Sissons has been contributing his stories and photos to major North American publications for over a decade. His regular outlets include the San Francisco Chronicle, the Dallas Morning News,

What’s Your Excuse for Not Succeeding?

I’ve been talking to other travel writers since “travel writing” meant you had to write for magazines or guidebook companies. Then I’ve been talking to travel bloggers since I launched the