Monthly Archives: August 2008


Job Lead: Backpacker.com and Bicycling.com

Looking to add to your online portfolio? Then check out this lead from Backpacker.com and Bicycling.com. The Rundown: Using a GPS unit, ride, hike and run local trails and routes in your area and national parks. Upload the tracks online, add photos, video clips, points of interest and a short […]


Interview: David Miller

Anyone that’s familiar with the online travel writing world will know the name Matador Travel. That’s right, it’s the networking site for us travel lovers that have a desire to write about all of our adventures. I had the opportunity to catch up with Matador’s Editor David Miller about working, […]


Job Lead: Frommer’s volunteer vacations guide

Are you a writer that’s stoked on helping out the communities you travel in? Can’t get enough of organic WOOF farming? Love to write about doing it? Then this job just might be for you. John Wiley & Sons Canada is looking for a professional journalist/travel writer to pen an […]


Market Lead: World Swirl Press

Travel writer Erik Trinidad is putting together a guide and anthology under a micropublishing venture, World Swirl Press. They are looking for contributors with narrative and service-y pieces about travel scams – pickpocket scams, bait and switches, frauds, false accusations…1,000 words or less. Right now there isn’t a whole lot […]