Everywhere you look in the travel blogging world there are lists. The Top 13 Places to see in 2013; Top 10 Pick Up joints in Osaka; Top 8 ways to eat sausage in Munich; Top 6 Beaches in Estonia; Top 5 ways to wipe your arse in Vietnam.
Lists would have to be the weakest, laziest form of writing. It requires no story-line or plot or structure. Any cretin with a pen and paper and a spare five minutes can jot down a few places they’ve been and put them in any order. They’re not right or wrong, they’re just opinion and advice. It’s just a quick, easy, cheap read for the audience.
Here is a list of my own.