How to Pitch Stories to Thailand Nomads

We are always on the lookout for engaging and informative travel stories that inspire our readers to explore new destinations and cultures. To streamline the submission process, we've put together a guide on how to pitch your stories effectively.

What We Look For

Before pitching, familiarize yourself with the content on Thailand Nomads. We are passionate about stories that:

  • Inspire Wanderlust: Take our readers on a journey through vivid descriptions, stunning visuals, and unique perspectives.
  • Provide Practical Information: Share valuable insights, tips, and recommendations that enhance the travel experience.
  • Celebrate Diversity: Embrace and highlight the cultural richness of different destinations.
  • Showcase Your Voice: We love storytellers who infuse their personality into their writing.

What Types of Pitches We Accept

We welcome a variety of travel-related stories that captivate and inspire our readers. Here are the types of pitches we are currently accepting:

1. Destination Features

Explore unique destinations, hidden gems, and travel tips that our readers can use to plan their next adventure in Thailand.

2. Cultural Immersion

Share your experiences immersing yourself in local cultures, traditions, and customs. Help our readers connect with Thailand on a deeper level.

3. Adventure and Outdoor Activities

Excite our adventurous readers with stories about hiking, trekking, water sports, or any other outdoor activities.

4. Travel Guides

Provide comprehensive guides for popular travel destinations, including accommodation recommendations, dining options, and must-see attractions in Thailand.

5. Personal Journeys

Narrate your personal travel stories, detailing the challenges, triumphs, and lessons learned on the road.

6. Travel Tips and Hacks

Share practical advice, tips, and hacks that can make travel more enjoyable, affordable, and convenient.

7. Culinary Experiences

Delight our foodie readers with stories about unique culinary experiences, local cuisines, and food adventures.

8. Photography Essays

Showcase your photography skills by submitting visually stunning essays capturing the essence of a destination.

9. Event and Festival Highlights

Cover festivals, events, and celebrations in Thailand, providing insights into the local culture and traditions.

10. Environmental and Sustainable Travel

Explore the intersection of travel and environmental responsibility. Share stories about eco-friendly travel practices and sustainable tourism initiatives.

What Types of Pitches We DON’T Want

Avoid generic travel tips or overdone topics. We appreciate a fresh perspective and authentic experiences.

Originality is Key

We are only interested in original content. Please ensure that your proposed story has not been previously published elsewhere.

Include Samples

Attach links or PDFs of your previous writing samples, especially those related to travel. This helps us gauge your writing style and expertise.

Pitch Guidelines

  • Subject Line: Craft a captivating subject line that summarizes your proposed story.
  • Introduction: Begin your pitch with a brief introduction about yourself, your travel experiences, and why you're excited to contribute to Thailand Nomads.
  • Story Concept: Clearly outline your story idea. What destination will you cover? What's the unique angle or theme? Briefly describe the narrative arc.
  • Key Points: Highlight the key elements of your story, including any exclusive details, personal experiences, or interviews that will make it stand out.
  • Relevance: Explain why your story is relevant to Thailand Nomads and its audience. How does it align with our mission of inspiring and informing travelers?
  • Visual Elements: If you have accompanying photos, videos, or other media, mention them in your pitch. High-quality visuals greatly enhance the appeal of a travel story.
  • Word Count: Provide an estimated word count for your article. Concise and well-edited pieces are appreciated.

Submission Process

Send your pitch to jordan@thailandnomads.com with the subject line: "Pitch: [Your Proposed Title]."

Please allow 3 business days for our editorial team to review and respond to your pitch.

Editorial Process

If your pitch is accepted, our editorial team will work closely with you to refine and enhance the article. We appreciate collaboration and aim to maintain the integrity of your voice.

Contributor Benefits

  • Author Bio: Promote yourself with a brief bio at the end of your published article, complete with links to your social media or personal website.
  • Exposure: Reach a broad audience of travel enthusiasts, including potential travelers, bloggers, and industry professionals.
  • Community: Join our vibrant contributor community, where you can connect with fellow writers, share experiences, and receive feedback.

What We Pay

We value the time and effort our contributors invest in creating quality content. While compensation varies based on factors such as the length and complexity of the article, we are committed to fair compensation for your work.

Tips for Success

  • Read Our Guidelines: Familiarize yourself with our detailed contributor guidelines to ensure your pitch aligns with our standards.
  • Be Original: We appreciate fresh and unique perspectives. Avoid topics that have been extensively covered unless you have a new angle to explore.
  • Engage With Our Content: Show that you understand our audience by referencing specific articles or features on Thailand Nomads.

Ready to Pitch? Contact Us

If you have any questions or need clarification on our guidelines, don't hesitate to reach out to us at jordan@thailandnomads.com.

We look forward to receiving your pitches and sharing your incredible travel stories with our community!