So You Wanna Be A Travel Writer?

Matador U is an online new media school which provides courses in Travel Writing, Travel Photography, and Travel Filmmaking. Matador U was founded in 2009, as a part of the independent travel and news website Matador Network.  The program has received positive recognition from the National Geographic Traveler, and alumni from the Matador U programs are recognised with having a solid foundation in travel journalism.

I am currently enrolled in the Travel Writing Course.  On this page you can follow along my assignments and course progress – reader feedback and constructive criticism on my work is greatly appreciated.  At the end of the course I will provide a review of what I learned and my opinion on the program.

My Submitted Assignments:

Assignment 1 – Describing What You Know

Assignment 2 – Interview Skills

Assignment 3 – Capturing Voices

Assignment 4 – Narration Exercise 

Assignment 5 – Researching

If you are considering joining MatadorU and aren’t sure whether it is right for you, please don’t hesitate to contact me, I am happy to answer any questions you may have to the best of my ability.

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