National Newspaper standards floundering
Addendum: He's just told me they've now come back to him and suggested they may be able to offer him something after all. (I bet they can! I bet the guide is covered with a sponsorship deal!) But that's not the point. Print editors are no longer trying to get something for nothing from wannabe travel writers, or lesser known ones. Now they are trying to get premier division travel writers to work for nothing. Muppets!