Positions at WaytoStay

Interested in working as a freelance travel writer for WaytoStay? We’re always on the lookout for location-based experts, travel bloggers, and digital nomads to join our team of talented writers.

Freelance Travel Writer (open)

We’re looking for freelance travel writers looking for long-term work.

If you love to travel and are passionate about the city, state, and country you live in, then this is the role for you.

We’re looking for travelers of all styles, budgets, and backgrounds to create epic in-depth travel guides that will inform, educate, and entertain our readers.

What Our Writers Do

We write helpful and easy-to-digest travel guides for destinations around the world. These guides include advice on the best time to visit a location, where to stay when you get there, the best trips and things to do, and where to eat and drink.

Our goal is to make WaytoStay the best resource for super-helpful travel guides by using local experts who can provide knowledge based on their first-hand experience.

What We Are Looking For

  • Knowledge & Expertise – Local knowledge of the area(s) you live in and visited
  • Images – Snaps you’ve taken to inject your story into the content
  • Consistency – Ability to produce 5,000 – 10,000 words per month
  • Instructions – Have high attention to detail and be able to follow content briefs
  • Content Quality – We’re looking for writers who can create engaging content with a focus on quality

Why Write For WaytoStay?

As a freelance travel writer for WaytoStay, you will write under your own byline, with the ability to provide your own Bio which can include a link to your personal profiles and travel blog.

Our team is small and flexible, making it easy to get to know everyone and enjoy a relaxed working environment.

We’re sticklers for producing quality content…the kind you’d share with family and friends. We provide detailed content briefs to help guide you on the layout and format for each piece, whilst allowing you to inject your own personality into your writing.


We pay 4-5 cents per word (USD) and offer consistent and long-term work if required.

All invoices are paid promptly on a bi-weekly basis (15th & 30th of each month).

How To Apply

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WayToStay.com was founded in 2021 by Lewis Ogden. After being frustrated by the lack of a dedicated resource for epic travel guides and finding unique hotels with a difference, he decided to create one!

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