The latest travel competition I've stumbled over is the Travel Photography Scholarship 2010 to Bhutan with World Nomads. The winner will have the chance to go on an assignment with wildlife photographer Jason Edwards to the kingdom of Bhutan, as it opens up to the...

Thanks to a little bit of advice from theplanetd I added the WP Greet Blox Plugin which prompts readers to my blog to subscribe to the RSS feed when they read a post. It also changes its message according to which site the reader...

Anyone who has set up a travel blog has probably heard of Travel Blog Exchange or TBEX as it has been shortened to. Travel bloggers from across the world will be attendin the first TBEX in Europe, which is going to be held in Copenhagen,...

I've been noticing a lot of travel writing opportunities lately, so I thought I'd start sharing the ones I've found with you guys. The Guardian has launched its third annual Readers' Travel Writing Competition which is great to get yourself published and noticed, and you win...

Lately I took the plunge and customized my Twitter background. Twitter is not just another social networking site, it has become a useful business and marketing tool, particularly for travel bloggers. Is Twitter worth it? Many people who sign up for twitter either write one Tweet,...