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My Travel Writing

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
My Travel Writing

When I first started, the role of a travel writer was relatively simple. I wrote for a flurry of newspapers and magazines across the world. Despite the arrival of digital, print is still a massive part of my business. I write regular pieces for Scottish newspapers such as The Scotsman, Scotland on Sunday, the Sunday […]

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Blogging & Online Writing

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
Blogging & Online Writing

Confusion sometimes surrounds blogs and blogs versus traditional articles. Put simply, blogs are just online articles. They tend to be shorter and often more informal than traditional travel articles. Many bloggers focus mainly on their own blogs. As I have so many other outlets in various forms rather than just my own blog, I focus […]

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Testimonials for Robin McKelvie

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
Testimonials for Robin McKelvie

Tara Munro Ooh La La Vintage UK Ltd and Public Relations and Communications Consultant “Dynamic, imaginative and poetic Robin is a kind of writing super hero. His work is full of warmth, humour and personality and he can probably write 250 words a minute at the pace he goes..Quality as well as quantity I’d recommend […]

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My Insider Scotland Blogs

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
My Insider Scotland Blogs

Insider Scotland is the Scottish travel website that I set up and am the Managing Editor of. Almost all of the content (blogs and online features) and photos on there are mine. There are 100s of pages and there would be 1,000s more if I did not spend quite so much time blogging for other Scottish […]

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Social Media Roles

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
Social Media Roles

Whether you are a fan or not social media is here to stay. I engage in social media across a number of platforms as it dovetails well with my travel work, but also as I enjoy the opportunities it offers to meet and interact with people. You can connect with me on Twitter, Instagram and Linked In. I […]

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My Radio & TV Slots

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
My Radio & TV Slots

I really enjoy the immediacy of broadcasting, whether it is on radio or TV.   I regularly appear on BBC Radio Scotland on a number of shows, such as Kaye Adams, John Beattie and Good Morning Scotland, usually talking travel. I also do much longer 90 minute travel phone ins for BBC 5 Live, where […]

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Robin McKelvie’s Photography

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
Robin McKelvie’s Photography

I have always loved taking photographs and one of the most rewarding aspects of what I do is getting to share my travel images with so many people around the world. My photographs have appeared in magazines and newspapers across the globe and have also helped illustrate the dozens of guidebooks I have written. These […]

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My Blogs for Rough Guides.

| March 7, 2015 | Reply
My Blogs for Rough Guides.

I’m now blogging for those lovely folks at Rough Guides. They have handily collated all my travel blogs on to one section of their website, which makes them nice and easy to access.   Just click here to go straight to them. Enjoy!    

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