So you want to be a travel writer, eh?
The Travel Channel takes you inside one of my favorite activities- the press trip (AKA media tour). It involves a lot more guts than it does glory, but without these type of invitations, we’d never be able to cover these locales for our readers or listeners. I don’t know any of the writers who were on this trip, nor have I been to Chile.
The writer through whose POV the tour is seen, provides more detail here: