Thursday, January 10, 2013

Are You a Travel Blogger?

Yesterday I came across a great post over at yomadic:

Definitely worth a read if you haven't checked it out already - TravelBloggerBuzz featured it as his MVP post of the day!

This was my favorite quote:
Think of someone you know who isn’t a travel blogger, but is a reasonably regular traveller. Then, ask that person which travel blogs they follow. I’ve done this, and the answer is almost always “well, none really”. Why is that? 

In other words, the only people who follow travel blogs are other travel bloggers. I know this isn't true for the big fish out there, but for us little fish it really got me to thinking... and that thinking led to me to want to find out just how true that might be... and that want led me to create a new reader poll!

So how many of you Food, Wine, and Miles readers are fellow travel / points bloggers? Cast your vote in the poll to the right, and let's see how just how true it is!

If you are a fellow travel / points blogger, feel free to post a link to your blog in the comments.

Failed travel bloggers, as seen at

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  1. This was really pretty funny, sometimes I feel like it's a little bit true although I have to say I was following at least a couple of travel blogs before I had one of my own, but now I follow several more