Whether you are planning on keeping a personal travel blog or are going to be submitting your best work to magazine and websites, we’ve gathered some top advice on structuring and submitting your travel writing.
- Professional Travel Writing Tips
- Further reading
- MatadorU Travel Writing Course
Professional Travel Writing Tips
Why would you want to be a travel writer? Dave Prine explains some of his personal motivations. Read:
Looking to break into the market? Here are some quick tips to get you started. Read:
The following books can help you develop markets for your work.
- 2009 Writer’s Market Deluxe (Writer’s Market Online)
- Travel Writing (How to)
- Reading Like a Writer: A Guide for People Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them (P.S.)
Travel writing courses
We’re big fans of the material we’re seeing from authors who have completed the MatadorU Travel Writing Course. It’s not a silver bullet, but it’s a great investment. We get a small commission if you use the links here to book it, but if you’re serious about writing online or pitching stories for offline publications, you’d be well served by doing the course.