for travel writers
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Practical travel articles
Packing for Europe
My Europe travel article offers practical advice in a lively, personal style, with a page of annotated Web links for added value to the reader.
Time Out: Berlin
This online guide is taken from British Time Out book series. It combines useful information with lively writing and an attitude that's hip without being self-conscious.
A Day in Amsterdam
Another Europe travel article that shows how to weave practical advice into a personal (and informal) travel narrative.
Berlin and Prague: Nazis, Jews, stamp collectors, and beautiful women
Philip Greenspun blends historical background with present-day travel experiences.
Love Lost by the Lido
A nice example of a travel narrative on a personal Web page, by Kaitlin Duck Sherwood.
Giving Good Gnocchi
Linda Watanabe McFerrin's article for Salon uses fiction techniques to tell a story that's more about people than about a destination.
Earlier parts in this series:
1. Opportunities for Travel Writers
2. How to Write About Travel