Become a Contributor

Thank you for your interest in contributing to Shorttripideas.com! We welcome experienced and aspiring travel writers to share their short trip adventures and insights with our audience.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Original Content: We only accept original, unpublished articles that have not been submitted elsewhere.
  • Focus on Short Trips: Our blog is dedicated to quick getaways, weekend adventures, and mini-breaks. Articles should focus on trips that can be taken in a short amount of time (1-4 days).
  • Specific Destinations and Experiences: Provide detailed information about the places you visit, including specific recommendations for accommodations, activities, restaurants, and transportation options.
  • Engaging Writing: Share your personal experiences and insights in an engaging and informative way. We encourage the use of vivid descriptions, personal anecdotes, and practical tips.
  • High-Quality Photos: Submitting high-resolution photos to accompany your articles is highly encouraged. Photos should be well-composed, visually appealing, and relevant to the content.

Topics We Cover:

  • Weekend getaways
  • City breaks
  • Road trips
  • Nature escapes
  • Adventure travel
  • Budget travel
  • Cultural experiences
  • Food and drink
  • Hidden gems

Article Format:

  • Word Count: Articles should typically be between 800-1500 words.
  • Title: Include a catchy and informative title that accurately reflects the content of your article.
  • Introduction: Briefly introduce the destination and the overall theme of your trip.
  • Body: Organize your article into sections with clear headings and subheadings. Include practical information, personal experiences, and engaging descriptions.
  • Conclusion: Summarize your experience and offer final thoughts or recommendations.
  • Photos and Captions: Include relevant photos with descriptive captions.

Submission Guidelines:

  1. Send your article as a Word document or Google Doc attachment.
  2. Include a brief author bio (1-2 sentences) and a headshot.
  3. Include links to your website or social media profiles (optional).
  4. Submit your article to us with the subject line “Shorttripideas.com Article Submission.”

Review Process:

We will review your submission and respond within 2-3 weeks. If your article is accepted, we may make minor edits for clarity and style. We will notify you before publishing your article and provide a link to share with your audience.

Compensation:

We currently do not offer monetary compensation for articles, but we do provide a platform for you to showcase your work to a wide audience of travel enthusiasts. We will also promote your article on our social media channels.

We look forward to reading your submissions and sharing your short trip adventures with our readers!

Please note: By submitting your article to Shorttripideas.com, you are granting us a non-exclusive license to publish and promote your work on our website and social media channels. You retain the copyright to your work