Travel writers are the last great generalists

Lonely Planet Travel Writing author Don George was intereviewed by World Hum this week. Here’s my favorite outtake:

“When I first realized that I could make a living as a travel writer, one of the things that most appealed to me was that travel writers are in a way the last great generalists. You can write about travel and almost anything that you

Posted by | Comments (1)  | March 25, 2005
Category: Travel News, Travel Quote of the Day

One Response to “Travel writers are the last great generalists”

  1. AJ Hoge Says:

    Great quote. I agree. The world churns out specialists but not many professions celebrate a holistic worldview these days. Writing, and especially travel writing, is one of the few!