Travel Writing: How to become a Travel Writer

From the basics to a successful career of travel writing.
(55) Ratings
13,534 students
Created by Kevin Burns

What you'll learn

  • How to start a side hustle or a fulltime career as a travel writer.
  • How to be a digital nomad.
  • How to improve their writing.
This course includes:
1 total hour on-demand video
1 articles
0 downloadable resources
12 lessons
Full lifetime access
Access on mobile and TV
Certificate of completion

Course content


  • None really. Just having an interest in travel writing as a career is enough.
  • Have an interest in travel writing and or travel.
  • Be interested in being a digital nomad.


This course will take you from beginner writer to a career as a travel writer or digital nomad.    There are many assignments and quizzes to help you to solidify your knowledge.

I have been a travel writer for over 30 years now and I have interviewed other travel writers for this class.    Learn from the pros and change your life to a life of adventure for money! There are no requirements to taking this course, just a willingness to learn.   

The Topics Covered:  Editing and Pitching, how to approach editors, improving your creativity, ending procrastination, photography, how to conduct yourself as a travel writer, media and press trips, about starting local and starting small, the mistakes that travel writers make and how to avoid them, how to take notes, what to do with them and how to avoid misunderstandings, and the opinions of various professional writers including: Melinda Joe, Joan D. Bailey, and Steve Gillick.

How will you benefit from this course:

-you will be able to go from novice to a career in travel writing or being a digital nomad. 

-you will improve your writing

-you will end procrastination

-you will improve your creativity

-you will discover a whole world of travel and excitement after completing this course.

-you will start thinking about how A.I. will affect your career as a travel writer.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginner travel writers
  • People interesting in being a digital nomad.
Free Udemy Coupons
Register New Account