WordPress is extremely versatile and is used for blogs, websites and Content Management Systems. It is extremely easy to get started and to use. I use WordPress for this website.
iThemes provide excellent themes for your blog. Easy to set up and easy to use and extremely flexible.
Website and Blog Hosting
MoneyForTravel.net is hosted with Hostgator. Rock solid hosting with Affordable Prices.
Start writing about your travels and start earning. Google Adsense is one of the easiest ways to start making money on your Travel Blog.
Chitika is very easy to use and is very similar to Google Adsense. Just copy and paste the code into your blog and your done.
Products and Shopping Carts
Write and eBook about your travels or maybe publish an eBook with your travel photography. Then sell it here.
You can also choose to sell your eBook here if you like. Both are really good options.
Another great place to begin making money with your travel blog. Amazon is a well established and trusted company that pretty much everybody has heard of.
Sell your Travel Photography on Dreamstime. Selling your photography is another very good way to start making money with your travels.
Lots of Ways to Make Money Traveling!
As you can see it is pretty easy to start making money off of your travel blog. The best thing to do is to start writing about your adventures as soon as you have time.
All the best!