Representing writers, photographers, bloggers and broadcasters for 60 years
Why join the BGTW?
Events and webinars
The British Guild of Travel Writers (BGTW) is a community of over 250 accredited writers, photographers, bloggers and broadcasters; we are the trusted body for independent editorial comment and expert content on UK and global travel.
Founded in 1960, the BGTW turns 60 years old in 2020 – that’s six decades at the forefront of the travel media industry. All applicants are screened and interviewed in person and all members abide by a strict code of conduct; see out About page for more information.
What can the British Guild of Travel Writers do for you?
If you’re an editor or producer:
We can help you commission a writer who’s been to Antarctica, or a photographer who has imagery from Zambia – see bgtw.org/connect.
If you work in PR or tourism:
We can help you spread the word about your clients through networking events and sponsorship opportunities – see bgtw.org/sponsor.
If you’re a media professional:
We would love for you to join our community of over 250 writers, bloggers, editors, photographers or broadcasters – see bgtw.org/why-join.
Recent long-form features, op-eds and travel news as written by our members on a range of topics and formats:
Online photography exhibitions
Each quarter, the Guild’s members contribute to a themed photography exhibition to showcase the destinations they have visited:
Being in lockdown doesn’t mean your skills have to lose their edge. Stay sharp with our collection of webinars; BGTW members can rewatch the recordings.
Every month, our accountant offers his insight into the global financial news and current situation.
Are you interested in working with the British Guild of Travel Writers? Perhaps you would like to learn more about our events or publications? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8144 8713.
You can read more about the people who make up the BGTW Board and its Executives on our Team page.