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Travel Writing: Why it Sucks


Travel is a nigh universal human ambition. Why is it, then, that the travel sections of most newspapers and magazines are the dullest parts of the publication?

Lunchbox/Soapbox is a simple idea; an old-fashioned Speakers’ Corner in the middle of the city, in the middle of the day.


Andrew Mueller

London-based Andrew Mueller couldn’t decide between being a rock journalist, travel writer or foreign correspondent so he thought he’d try all three at once. Rock and Hard Places is a retrospective of the backstages, frontlines and assorted side shows he’s encountered over the past 20 years. A... Read more


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