Daily Archives: November 18, 2002


Lonely Planet Travel Writing Competition

Ok, travel writers. Here’s your chance to become a Lonely Planet writer. Lonely Planet Kindness of Strangers Competition LP is looking for stories of high literary quality that illustrates the following theme: “These spontaneous acts of goodness, given with no expectation of return, embody one of travel’s fundamental lessons: that […]


Well Traveled: dispatches from the frontlines of travel

Damn, those World Hum guys are good. I don’t know how they have the time to find the great scoops they do. Now normally I don’t copy them, and normally they don’t link to travelogues…but in this case…we’re both breaking the rules. They found some fresh stuff from Tim Cahill. […]


James O’Reilly recommends M.F.K. Fisher

James O’Reilly, publisher of Travelers’ Tales sent an email today to the TT staff, raving about M.F.K. Fisher. I thought I’d pass it on since there are several of you out there who email me asking how to improve your writing. “Reading M.F.K. Fisher for Travelers’ Tales Provenceand DAMN is […]