The Globetrotter’s Glossary: Word of the Day is Travellogism


Travellogism (n.)

Variables: Travellogist.

Roots: Travel & Syllogism (Click on the links to find the meanings of the root words on Merriam-Webster Dictionary).

Definition: A new word (neologism) pertaining to travel. Also, a philosophy, inference or a rationale on travelling, travel destinations, logistics of travel, etc.

Example: Whenever Sarina returned from her travels, Paul patiently waited for her to unfold the albums of photographs which she had taken in far and near lands, each captioned with a trite travellogism to mark where and how she came across her subjects. These incidents eventually took a heavy toll on their relationship.


Coldnoon Bureau

Coldnoon Bureau

Coldnoon (International Journal of Travel Writing & Travelling Cultures) is one of the largest online literary magazines published from Asia. It has published authors from all over the world, largely from India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Russia, United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Brazil, Uruguay, Peru, among others.