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Essential reading for anyone who's ever dreamed of making a living out of their passion for travel. Written by veteran travel writer, Don George, this inspirational and practical guide also features contributions from experts in the fields of writing, publishing and photojournalism, and covers writing for newspapers, magazines, travel guidebooks and travel literature.<BR>- Deals with all aspects of the profession, from its glamorous image to its grueling reality<BR>- Covers the essential tools of the trade and how to find and shape a story<BR>- Includes a vital appendix of writer's resources, industry organizations and research tools<BR>- Details the art of travel writing, from how to craft a compelling lead and using characters and dialogue, to note-taking and reconstructing after a trip.

Synopsis:

Make your passion your profession...

...pack a pen with your passport, craft prose that flows and become a Travel Writer. Written by established travel writers and bursting with invaluable advice, this inspiring and practical guide is a must for anyone who has ever yearned to turn their travels into saleable tales. Being a travel writer is a dream job - with this guide you"re scribbling distance from the reality.

Discover:

The secrets of a great story

The best ways to research

What makes a winning pitch

How to get your name in print

Quirks of writing for newspapers, magazines, Web & books

Extensive writers" resources & industry organizations

Synopsis:

Written by a pre-eminent travel writer and bursting with invaluable advice, this inspiring and practical guide is a must for anyone who has ever yearned to turn their travels into saleable tales. Packed with insider hints and tips, practical writing exercises and examples of travel writing excellence, this guide helps you bring the dream job of Travel Writer within scribbling distance of reality.

Discover

The secrets of crafting a great travel story

How to conduct pre-trip and on-the-road research

Effective interviewing techniques

How to get your name in print (and money in your bank account)

The quirks of writing for newspapers, magazines, online and books

Extensive listings of writers' resources &industry organizations

Product Details

ISBN:
9780864427427
Author:
George, Don
Publisher:
Lonely Planet
Author:
Austin, Janet
Author:
Hindle, Charlotte
Author:
Else, David
Subject:
General
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Nonfiction
Subject:
Travel writing
Subject:
Reference
Copyright:
Series:
Lonely Planet Guide to Travel Writing
Publication Date:
20050301
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
197 x 128 mm

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"Synopsis" by , Make your passion your profession...

...pack a pen with your passport, craft prose that flows and become a Travel Writer. Written by established travel writers and bursting with invaluable advice, this inspiring and practical guide is a must for anyone who has ever yearned to turn their travels into saleable tales. Being a travel writer is a dream job - with this guide you"re scribbling distance from the reality.

Discover:

The secrets of a great story

The best ways to research

What makes a winning pitch

How to get your name in print

Quirks of writing for newspapers, magazines, Web & books

Extensive writers" resources & industry organizations

"Synopsis" by , Written by a pre-eminent travel writer and bursting with invaluable advice, this inspiring and practical guide is a must for anyone who has ever yearned to turn their travels into saleable tales. Packed with insider hints and tips, practical writing exercises and examples of travel writing excellence, this guide helps you bring the dream job of Travel Writer within scribbling distance of reality.

Discover

The secrets of crafting a great travel story

How to conduct pre-trip and on-the-road research

Effective interviewing techniques

How to get your name in print (and money in your bank account)

The quirks of writing for newspapers, magazines, online and books

Extensive listings of writers' resources &industry organizations

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