Market Leads 0 comments on Not For Tourists

Not For Tourists

Not For Tourists is a collection of pocket guides made primarily to assist city dwellers instead of out-of-town visitors. From their website: Our philosophy is simple: people need to use the cities they live in, commute into, or travel to effectively. They need to use their city’s transportation systems; its governmental infrastructure; its shops, restaurants, […]

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Resources for Writers 0 comments on Top 50 Lists

Top 50 Lists

Two top 50 lists came out last week that are worth mentioning: Chicago Tribune’s 50 Best Magazines List, which includes a few familiar titles: #2 National Geographic Traveler (writers guidelines) #15 National Geographic #30 Outside (writer’s guidelines) Time’s 50 Coolest Websites List, which includes: The urban travel guide Gridskipper The always helpful SideStep travel booking […]

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Resources for Writers 0 comments on Writers Workshop on the Canal du Midi in Southern France

Writers Workshop on the Canal du Midi in Southern France

There’s still a slot available in TT Executive Editor Larry Habegger’s week-long intensive writers workshop July 24-30 on the Canal du Midi in Southern France. The voyage will traverse portions of the historic Canal du Midi between Toulouse and Beziers on Lurley, a classic 35-foot Dutch motor cruiser. Life will slow to a reflective pace […]

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MapQuest Publishing

According to this USA Today article, MapQuest announced the formation of MapQuest Publishing, which will produce travel guidebooks, along with a series of atlases and laminated street maps. Their affinity travel guides are tailored to interests like auto racing, campgrounds and college searches. Publishers Weekly has more on this move back to books: MapQuest, which […]

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A Writer's Life 5 comments on Vegas Stats

Vegas Stats

Current Location: Redwood City, CA Current Weather:68F, In Vegas…94F Current Reads:, Tao of Poker, Jay Greenspan’s WSOP reports, and GavinLIVE What I’m listening to: Phil Gordon’s Podcasts Movies this week: Star Wars Days in Vegas since the move: 62 Days since the World Series of Poker started: 14 Number of poker players I know […]

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