Some more thoughts on travel writing just as we all prepare to head off for our place in the sun.

The choice of destination, if you are deciding (or have decided)  to go somewhere this summer, it is always best to have somewhere to go. A final destination of sorts. Even if you never get there, or even end up somewhere else, the important thing is to fix some initial geographical objective, if only to know which way ti turn when you get to the end of your street. Always therefore, choose somewhere to go, you aways have to end up somewhere, even if it is anywhere or just nowhere. Nowhere is a serious destination. There is a road to Nowhere and many people seem to spend a lot of time in the middle of it