Resources for Writers


Frommer’s Travel Writing 101

For those of you who missed this, at end of last year, Frommer’s came out with a Travel Writing 101 series of articles, written by Robert Haru Fisher: a contributing editor and columnist for Frommers.com, a former editor-in-chief of the Fodor Travel Guides, a former president of the Society of […]


NYC & Italy Travel Writing Classes w/Michael Luongo

Travel Writer and Editor Michael Luongo, who we interviewed at Written Road last April, will be holding several travel writing workshops in the coming months: New York University’s Global Traveler Writing Class When: Saturdays March 8 and March 15, 10am to 4pm Where: New York University How Much: $385 Luongo’s […]


NYT Travel Trade Show This Weekend

The New York Times Travel Trade Show is set for this weekend, Friday February 29 to Sunday March 2, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention center in Manhattan. The show is one of the largest trade and consumer travel shows in the country with more than 30,000 attendees and 500 […]


Traveling Stories Magazine Writing Contest

Here’s another travel-writing contest, this time by Traveling-Stories website, for those always up for a challenge: Submissions: -300-1000 words -Should be concise and creative without being destination based. -Must include a brief bio (you may include a website if you have one) which will be added to the end of […]