Imagine dashing off to discover an exotic foreign destination and then getting paid to write about it! You can turn your lust for travel into a money-making (ad)venture. And, surprisingly--if you love to write but hate to travel--you can still make money writing travel articles. Discuss categories of travel writing, how to research new angles for well-travelled destinations, how to write great leads and succinct reader-grabbing stories, how to target your market, and how to maximize material from a single story into several articles. You will have the option to compose up to a 1000 word travel article for the second class. You will learn how to self-critique, rewrite and polish as necessary, and discover where and how to successfully market your stories .