Want to write pitches that make a travel editor pounce? How do you write features that make an editor go “wow”? What are the ethics of travel writing? How do you get into travel media? What is ‘decolonising travel writing’? How can freelance travel journalists work ‘smarter’? How do you manage your mental health and wellbeing? Can we work better with travel PRs? How do you build and maintain good relationships with editors?

All this and more will be covered in upcoming professional development sessions aimed at travel journalists and writers, with panels featuring some of the best in the business. The next one takes place on Thursday 20th June 2024 at 2pm-3.15pm BST: Modernise, revitalise, decolonise: Pitch and write sparkier travel features that excite and inform so do sign up if of interest.

You can also buy the inaugural September 2023 webinar, The fine art of pitching and following so up, November’s How to write travel features to wow your editor, February’s free webinar How can we protect our mental health and wellbeing? and April’s Working smarter with travel PRs. All webinars are available here and all include recording and resources.

NOTE: Everyone who registers for any webinar will receive a recording and any resources within one week of the live session.

Travel Writing Webinars is founded by me, Meera Dattani, a freelance travel journalist and travel editor. This first series of Travel Writing Webinars is supported by Talking Travel Writing, the Substack newsletter that promises to demystify the travel media for freelancers forging a career in travel writing.’Working smarter with travel PRs’ and the upcoming Modernise, revitalise and decolonise, are sponsored by Adventure Travel Networking.

Any questions, please do email me. You can also follow me on Twitter and Instagram.

Webinars available to buy