Working Together; Bloggers and PR Agents

New media has been around for several years now, and blogging has become accepted by many agencies as a practical tool to promote their product. Professional bloggers are now charging for their services, and providing an excellent return on investment for clients that are employing their services. Mallory on Travel, has been fortunate enough to benefit from this travel media ‘revolution’, …

Epic Pyrenees – Midi-Pyrénées Itinerary

I am travelling to the Midi-Pyrénées region in France organised by the Midi-Pyrénées ,  Aveyron and Tarn-et-Garonne Tourist Boards. Flying Sunday from Manchester with bmibaby, this is extremely lucky for me as they are closing their Manchester hub and flights will be redirected to their East Midlands airport operation in future. This is an abbreviated version of the itinerary which …

Travel Bloggers Unite Conference – Spring 2011

To be totally honest, being a poor travel blogger I had a few misgivings prior to attending this get together and commented on this quite publically on twitter. With hindsight this was ill advised, especially as the weekend turned out to be such a great success! There were a huge number of interesting topics covered, usually in both an extremely …

Travel Bloggers – Collaborating For A Better Future

Public relations are a particularly hot topic within our community at the moment. The impact it’s still very much in its infancy and as witnessed by the interest it elicited, with some of the strong opinions generated at the recent Travel Bloggers Unite conference will continue to do so for some time. Success will be achieved with collaboration; we will …