Monthly Archives: April 2008


Be A World Hum Intern

World Hum is accepting interns in Washington D.C. Responsibilities: -Researching and writing blog posts. -Reviewing submissions. -Proofreading and formatting stories for posting on World Hum. Requirements: -Be passionate about travel, knowledgeable about travel on the web and, more so, familiar with World Hum. -Have an interest in a career writing […]


The Tommy Kohnstamm Fallout

Ok, so this LP thing is everywhere now. There are AP articles on the Yahoo homepage. Polls being given about the trustfullness of guidebooks. Boycotts of Do Travel Writers Go To Hell: A Swashbuckling Tale of High Adventures, Questionable Ethics & Professional Hedonism . An interview with Kohnstamm at World […]


Someone Scratched My LP

I don’t know if anyone has been following the news that has been creaping up all over the media the past few days, but guidebook publisher Lonely Planet has been hit by a renegade author, Thomas Kohnstamm, who is claiming that he sold drugs to compensate for his lousy authors […]


Wend Magazine Goes Digital; free issue

Wend Magazine, an Oregon based adventure sports print magazine has recently launched a digital version. Not only that they are giving away the first issue free. They still have the print version if you prefer, but actually a digital subscription is almost half as much.


Questions with the NYT Travel Editor

Stuart Emmrich, travel editor of the New York Times, is answering questions from readers this week in the Talk to the Newsroom page. If you send them right now you still might be able to get one in. He’s givena few interesting answers so far that I thought I’d point […]