ONLINE The Art & Craft of Travel Writing

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03/06/2021 10:00 - 11:30
Ardington School of Crafts Ltd
Address: The Old School School Road Ardington Oxfordshire OX12 8PN ​UK

ONLINE The Art & Craft of Travel Writing

Starts Thurs 3rd June 2021 at 10am

SKU: MS0306aa10
Due to the interactive nature of this course, we ask that all students participate live to gain the most from the workshops. A video playback service will still be available to all students.


LivePlus™ online travel writing course

Tutor: Martin Symington

Thurs 3rd June 10am - 11:30am
Thurs 10th June 10am - 11:30am
Thurs 17th June 10am - 12pm
(UK timings)

This three-part LivePlus™ online travel writing course is ideal for beginners and those with some experience of travel writing

Workshop details
Do you want to travel, write about your experiences, see your work published, and perhaps even make some money at the same time?

During this three-part course, award-winning travel writer Martin Symington will outline the steps you need to take to get started: the formulae for writing winning travel articles; the markets available to you; and how to get your work published.

Specific skills you will learn at the workshop

  • Discover the many types of travel articles you can write
  • Learn how to develop and present story ideas
  • Develop the skills needed to create enticing beginnings and fascinating endings
  • Strengthen your writing style to keep readers captivated
  • Understand the impact of new technology on both travel and travel writing, and the opportunities this presents
  • Avoid common pitfalls
  • Follow the paths that will lead to seeing your articles published

Equipment & materials list

  • Pen
  • Notebook