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Kate Humble makes the journey to Porthmadog on the Ffestioniog Railway in Snowdonia. She describes the sights, sounds and atmosphere as she goes and gives a few top tips for travel writing.
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12 November 2008

Classroom Ideas

After reading a few further examples of travel writing and making notes on some of the tips Kate mentions in this clip, students could draft their own piece of travel writing, perhaps based on a recent holiday or school trip. They could then peer assess each other’s work, making suggestions for improvements.