Travel Journalism




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The art of writing and describing an experience is what travel journalism is about. Journalists travel to various places, explore them, enjoy different cultures, and share their stories, experiences with the readers. The writings are also like a guide for travellers.

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Current position

Journalist, communist & editor for Hindustan Times, DNA & Nat Geo Traveler. She's covered stories from travel start-ups, communities, gentrification, gender issues, and human rights.


Career prospects & criteria 

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Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Journalism/Mass Communication /BA Hons. (English/Mass Communication)

  • Masters in Travel Journalism

What you need to get started

  • Writing voluntarily for print publications, websites, or other media outlets will also add to your portfolio. 

Soft Skills

  • Creative

  • Observant

  • Communication

  • Flair for writing and storytelling

  • Inquisitive

  • Resourceful

  • Languages

  • Flexible

  • Eloquent

  • Adventurous

  • Adaptable

  • Go-Getter

Technical Skills

  • Researching

  • Investigating

  • Interviewing

  • Reporting and Writing

  • Video editing

  • Shorthand and Audio

  • Content management 

  • Web design