TravelByU, a community travel blog, features my interview on the occasion of India Travel Blog completing five years. The interview revolves around travel advice to international travellers, experience of being a travel writer and on photography.
TravelByU: What is it like being a freelance travel writer? What are the best things, and what are the worst?
Arun: Let’s have the best things first. When you start writing about your journeys, you start seeing improvements in the way you travel. Because you know that you have to tell new stories to the world, you stay alert and look for interesting things. You go in search of something new that a few people would have seen. You research well before you go; you make sure that you talk to locals to gather all interesting information. Over time, you start seeing that each time you get out, you experience a lot more, see and do much more than a normal traveller would. Travel writers always ensure that they get the best out of their journeys..
Read the full interview at travelbyu.com