Market Leads


Three Small Questions This New Year

Happy New Year all! Here at Written Road we may be separated by oceans, mountains and a few thousand miles, but our goals are the same: to become better writers, editors and tell the wonderful stories associated with travel. So as 2008 comes to a close and 2009 begins, I […]


Writers Wanted for Vagablogging

Vagablogging is travel writer Rolf Potts’ daily weblog, the name stemming from his popular book Vagabonding. But with all his popularity, Rolf is a busy man, so there is a team of travel writers and bloggers that keep Vagablogging going. They’re currently looking for two dedicated travel enthusiasts to join […]


STA is looking for World Traveler Interns

This market lead isn’t specifically about travel writing, but it is an excellent opportunity if you’re looking for a free way to explore the world and start working on that Moleskine full of notes from around the globe for future tales. STA Travel is currently accepting applications for its World […]


World Hum 3.0 Launches

If anyone has yet to notice, World Hum, released their new design today. With so many travel magazines kicking the bucket over the past few months, it is nice to see at least one publication that is growing. I didn’t mind and kind of liked their layout before, though I […]


Travel Writers Wanted for Examiner.com

Have something to say but feel like you don’t have an outlet? Then Examiner.com might be just the thing for you. Examiner is an online community made up of a network of experts and insiders around the country writing on what they’re passionate about, meaning that as long as you […]


Be part of the Make Travel Fair community

Travel has come to be associated with important global questions that deal with social issues, environment, and culture. One site, Make Travel Fair, is focused on engaging the travel community on just those issues, challenging users to truly interact with the world. The site is currently looking for contributing writers, […]


Six Essential Multimedia Blogs

Part three of how to create video without losing your shirt is coming next week. This week I’m passing along a few blogs I would recommend adding to your RSS reader. Of course this is only a partial list, so if you have any another other suggestions please, feel free […]


Road Junky 2008 Gonzo Travel Writing Contest: Hell Trips

This is no travel writing contest for romantic prose or inspirational stories of finding yourself. No, the Road Junky 2008 Gonzo Travel Writing Contest is looking for your worst stories, ones that make the reader cringe and say “wow, they made it through that!” Trips from hell, near-death experiences, tales […]