Get Your Travel Writing Published

By the end of this book, you will know what steps you will need to take to get your work published, the ABCs of writing winning travel articles and the markets available to you, all while avoiding common beginner's pitfalls.

Author: Cynthia Dial

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444129410

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 192

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Get Your Travel Writing Published will give those of you who love to travel and long to write about it the essential tools to turn it into a profession. By the end of this book, you will know what steps you will need to take to get your work published, the ABCs of writing winning travel articles and the markets available to you, all while avoiding common beginner's pitfalls. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of getting your travel writing published. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Get Your Travel Writing Published

Published writers share their hints and tips, while you learn how to unlock the formula for writing winning articles, how to manage your travel, and how to select and approach the right publications.

Author: Cynthia Dial

Publisher:

ISBN: 1444124781

Category: Travel writing

Page: 225

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Get Your Travel Writing Published will show you how to turn your dream to publish your travel experiences into a reality.

Break Into Travel Writing

Written by Beth Blair, an American travel writer who has been published in books, magazines, and online, this book is full of practical and inspiring advice that will help you broaden your horizons and turn your travel writing into cash.

Author: Beth Blair

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444171242

Category: Travel

Page: 288

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Getting paid to go on holiday may sound like a great lifestyle. But there's a lot of hard graft involved - particularly, breaking into this industry in the first place. Few industries have changed as rapidly as publishing, and within publishing few areas have changed as rapidly as travel publishing. This book will bring you bang up-to-date with the latest trends in blogging, social media, magazines, websites, travel guides, and travel books. It provides specific advice for each sector, on how to write and, just as importantly, how to get published. Written by Beth Blair, an American travel writer who has been published in books, magazines, and online, this book is full of practical and inspiring advice that will help you broaden your horizons and turn your travel writing into cash.

Writing Travel Books and Articles

The authors will show you step by step how to get those all - important free trips
and how to get your travel writing published . Whether you just want to write an
article or two each year or have a career as a travel writer , the authors can give ...

Author: Richard Cropp

Publisher: North Vancouver, B.C. : Self-Counsel Press

ISBN: 1551801043

Category: Travel

Page: 212

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Do you love to travel to exotic and exciting destinations? Is writing your passion? Imagine being paid to do both as a travel writer! Offering guaranteed job satisfaction, travel writing has many fringe benefits such as getting behind-the-scenes information and traveling to your favorite destinations. Written by experienced travel writers, this guide will show you how to get those all-important free trips and get your travel writing published. Ideal for the novice writer, and full of helpful tips for the experienced travel writer, this information-packed book includes: finding sponsors; getting your first article published; publishing on the Internet; and common mistakes of new travel writers.

Writing Freelance

Imagine being paid to do both as a travel writer ! Offering guaranteed job
satisfaction , travel writing has many fringe benefits such as getting behindthe -
scenes information and traveling to your favorite destinations . Written by
experienced ...

Author: Christine A. Adamec

Publisher: Bellingham, WA ; North Vancouver, BC : Self-Counsel Press

ISBN: 1551802899

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 250

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The writing life has always held an aura of glamour and mystery for many people. As a writer, you meet famous and intriguing people, learn and write about fascinating topics, and set your own hours. But along with the glamour comes hard work. Writing is a business, and to be successful, you have to become an effective self-promoter, an able negotiator, an adept researcher, and a talented writer. Sound daunting? Not at all, if you follow the advice provided by Christine Adamec, an established freelance writer. Adamec clearly provides the key elements to lead you to a successful writing career. She will help you decide if you have the mindset of a freelance writer and will painlessly guide you through the steps on your way to profit and (possibly) fame. You can easily cut years off your path to success with this book, as you follow the advice on what you should do and learn to steer clear of errors commonly made by new writers.

Travel Writing

I ' ve also heard people who earn their living from travel writing brag that they ' ve
never paid a cent for travel and have never had to ... The tourist office or resort or
public relations firm that invites you expects that an article will be published .

Author: L Oneil

Publisher: Writers Digest Books

ISBN: UVA:X002782326

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 242

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Describes types of travel articles, and offers advice on organization, travel journals, writing style, research, and travel photographs

Travel Writing for Profit and Pleasure

At times , a well - placed story brings a decent fee , enabling us to make a slight
profit . ... both the aspiring freelance and the widely published writer , it will also
speak to anyone who wants to soak more experience per moment from his
travels .

Author: Perry Garfinkel

Publisher: Plume

ISBN: 0452264502

Category: Reference

Page: 208

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The Travel Writer s Handbook

If you ' re moving toward realizing your potential as a travel writer , it ' s reassuring
to know that great opportunity exists . ... With about 65 , 000 periodicals published
in English , 35 , 000 of them in the United States , and over 600 , 000 books
published each year , nearly 40 , 000 in the ... I once heard another writer say , " I
didn ' t consider myself a professional when I started getting paid for my writing .

Author: Louise Purwin Zobel

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015010739384

Category: Travel

Page: 274

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The Leatherneck

Take Your Pet U . S . A . ” lists more than 4 , 000 PET USA hotels , motels and
bed and breakfasts across the country where you and ... Although written more
for the potential travel writer than the tourist , Zobel provides tips that both can
use .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89096022744

Category:

Page:

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Work Your Way Around the World

In the US consult the Travel Writer's Handbook by Louise Purwin Zobel ( Surrey
Books , $ 18.95 ) or Writer's Market ( $ 29.99 ) and Photographer's Market ( $
24.99 ) both published ... If you have already published , take along a cuttings
book .

Author: Susan Griffith

Publisher: Vacation Work Publications

ISBN: UOM:39015060101493

Category: Travel

Page: 572

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Provides information about jobs in Europe, South America, Africa, Israel, Asia, Australia, and the Caribbean.

Travel Writing

This guide aims to help those who love to travel and long to write about it to develop the essential tools to turn it into a profession.

Author: Cynthia Dial

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 0340859741

Category: Travel writing

Page: 189

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Imagine travelling around the world... and getting paid to do it. As a travel writer, you're no longer a tourist: you must absorb the surroundings, note details and put your observations into context. TEACH YOURSELF TRAVEL WRITING will give those of you who love to travel and long to write about it the essential tools to turn it into a profession. Discover: - the steps beginners should take to get started - the A-B-C of writing winning travel articles - where to find great story ideas and how to present them - the markets available to you and how to write an irresistible proposal - how to get your work published - how to avoid the pitfalls

You Can Travel Free

Briefly tell about the article you plan to do . Send the editor a sample of your
writing , either some published work or a part of the proposed piece . You may
get an assignment on speculation , which means that the editor wants an article
on the ...

Author: Robert William Kirk

Publisher: Pelican Publishing

ISBN: 1565543173

Category: Travel

Page: 492

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After 500,000 miles of free travel, this expert advises how to receive free accommodations, cruises, package tours, and more. He reveals that "there is such a thing as a free lunch, (and) one can eat it in Tahiti, Bermuda, Singapore, Rio, or wherever one chooses".

International Living

The best job in the world -how to get started as a travel writer - If you've ever
dreamed about living the romantic life of a travel writer , you don't ... If you learn
the simple secrets and techniques you can be writing marketable stories ...
getting your own by - line ... and taking ... Once you have some track record as a
travel writera couple of published stories to your name — you'll be able to do
the same ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924095722694

Category: Travel

Page:

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The Learning Annex Guide to Getting Successfully Published

Consider beginning your career as a travel writer for the Sunday newspaper
travel section - most of them do use free - lance contributionsand how about
writing up your own city for one of the many travel guides published by American
Express ...

Author: Ray Mungo

Publisher: Citadel Press

ISBN: 0806513713

Category: Self-Help

Page: 232

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Travel Writing

They are much smaller than magazines ( rarely more than twenty pages ) and
they are aimed at a very tightly defined ... the low side , but also that you will not
be competing with top - notch professional journalists to get your work published .

Author: Janet W. Macdonald

Publisher: Robert Hale Limited

ISBN: UOM:39015050013518

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 175

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"Illustrated with examples from the author's own experiences, this book gives clear information on finding markets and winning commissions from magazine, book and Internet publishers, on getting and researching ideas, on what to write and how to write it, on what to do about illustrations, the practicalities of arranging lucrative trips and finally on other areas to which travel writing can lead."--BOOK JACKET.

Writing Non Fiction and Getting Published

If you put the idea to the editor , you might be able to get a weekly column of 400
or 500 words on squash or bowling or whatever . It won't pay very much , but it's
that foot in the door , and it will teach you a lot about writing tight copy . Travel ...

Author: Janet MacDonald

Publisher: Teach Yourself

ISBN: 0844201804

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 140

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Discusses the different techniques that can be used in non-fiction writing and offers suggestions for finding and developing a topic, writing research articles, getting a book published, and other related topics.

BBC Wildlife

Wr IRAVE:WRING AWARDS Travellers tales Think your story about a wildlife
encounter is good enough to read? Win our annual travel-writing competition and
you'll have it published in BBC Wildlife and enjoy a safari to Botswana and
Zambia ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105123114758

Category: Animals

Page:

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Writing Magazine and Newspaper Articles

( Please print ) Name Address If you love to travel and have a way with words ,
travel writing could be your perfect ... number Validation date Expiry date Written
by travel - industry experts Signature • Reap the benefits of becoming a travel
writer ...

Author: Barbara Braidwood

Publisher: Self Counsel Press

ISBN: 1551801930

Category: Reference

Page: 217

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You don't need to be a professional journalist to write salable articles. Find out why, and how, to approach the field with this essential guide. Learn how to make contacts; find and develop ideas through your hobbies, job, or family; find your target market; format your manuscript; recycle your articles and get more sales out of them. Interviews with the editors of prominent magazines and neswpapers are also included, revealing what the experts look for when selecting pieces to publish.

Writer s Guide to Book Editors Publishers and Literary Agents 1998 1999

Travel Writer ' s Markets : Where to Sell Your Travel Articles and Place Your
Press Releases ( revised edition ) ( Boston ... Getting Published : The Acquisition
Process at University Presses ( Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press , 1989 )
 ...

Author: Jeff Herman

Publisher: Prima Lifestyles

ISBN: 0761510125

Category: Authors and publishers

Page: 975

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"A real find for the aspiring writer."--"The Associated Press "In-depth information."--"The Writer Who are they? What do they want? How do you win them over? Find the answers to these questions and more in the 1998-1999 edition of the "Writer's Guide to Book Editors, Publishers, and Literary Agents by Jeff Herman. Filled with "the information authors and aspiring authors need in order to avoid having a manuscript end up in the "slush pile," this comprehensive listing is organized in an easy-to-use format. It includes in-depth information about publishing houses and literary agents in the United States and Canada. The specifics include the names and addresses of editors and agents, what they're looking for, comission rates, and other key information. In addition, readers will discover the most common mistakes people make while attempting to solicit an agent (and how to avoid them) as well as numerous suggestions designed to increase the chances of getting representation. "Writer's Guide to Book Editors, Publishers, and Literary Agents also includes dozens of valuable essays giving readers insight and guidance into such topics as: - How to Write the Perfect Query Letter - The Knockout Nonfiction Book Proposal - How to Thrive After Signing a Publishing Contract - Mastering Ghostwriting and Collaboration - Free Versus Fee: The Issue of Literary Agency Fees About the Author "Jeff Herman is the founder of The Jeff Herman Literary Agency, a leading New York agency. He has sold hundreds of titles and represents dozens of top authors. Herman frequently speaks to writer's groups and at conferences on the topic of getting published.