Travel writer Sharon Kelly provides advice and tips on how to get a travel article published. Sharon has written for a variety of newspapers and magazines including Sunday Telegraph, Sunday Times, Times, Independent, She, Company, Cosmopolitan, Arena. She is also the co-writer and creator of Brief Lives, a BBC Radio 4 drama now in its eight year.
There are very few jobs which are more fun than being a travel writer. I mean what’s not to love about being paid to travel the world. And there’s the rub – many, many people, writers and non-writers alike want to get in on the act. So here are some tips on how to get that elusive commission.