Writing Pathway

Victor Paul Borg has been writing for publication for the past 22 years. He has written variedly, penning articles and features about a wide-range of subjects, including news features, for newspapers and magazine. His essays have covered a wide array of subjects, and he has authored several columns – these include a column about the backpacker circuit in Asia, and a column about food.   


His writing mostly pertains to a crop of interrelated subjects: nature, travel, geography, tourism, environment and food. Victor blends these subjects in swirling combinations, thus forging his unique written style – a lot of his travel writing is infused with reportage that touches on the same themes. He also like to narrate stories of humans and nature interacting at the geographic and human frontiers; and his food writing stands on its own, arising from his passion for food, particularly Asian cuisines.  


His magazine writing has been published widely, and he has written for international publications including The Times of London, The Guardian, Geographical, Outside, Conde Nast Traveler, Discovery (Cathay Pacific), Open Skies (Emirates), BBC Wildlife, Saveur & Destinasian.


Read some of his previously-published work by choosing from any of the subgenres below. 


 Geography Features

Stories in this section fall under geography in its widest sense, dealing with places or subcultures at the geographic frontiers.  


 Travel Narrative 

These are travel tales, in which Victor recounts his intrepid travels and inimitable adventures.  


 Article Features 

In this section, you can read news-feature articles about archeology, environment, tourism development, and travel-related issues. 


 Food Features 

This section has a range of articles about exotic foods, particularly Asian foods, with some articles about the experience of a particular cuisine or eating-out, and others about the cultural potency of a particularly famous ingredient.  


 Malta Guidebooks 

Victor has written a handful of guidebooks to Malta, and contributed sections of many more guidebooks to other places: this section showcases Victor’s guidebook writing.


Photography Tours

Improve your travel photography in practical coaching during travels to inspiring locations - choose from short or long itineraries [more info...]

Travel Adventures

Drawing on specialist knowledge and experience, Victor organises expeditions to wild landscapes and cultural frontiers [more info...]

Content Wizardry

Any type of content or written communications, including PR and marketing, will benefit from Victor’s wizardry with words [more info...]

Imagery Tutorship

Learn photographic theory and practice at any level, either in a private tuition or in small-class formation [more info...]


Victor Borg showing pictures to farmers.


 Victor has lived in 6 countries in 3 continents; he understands Asian cultures intimately. 

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 Victor's creative nonfiction is varied: essays & memoirs, geography & travel, tourism & environment, columns & features 

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 Victor has explored dozens of countries; he knows China, Southeast Asia, & the Mediterranean very well.

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 Victor has written extensively about food; he has studious and practical knowledge of Chinese, Indian, Filipino, Thai & Mediterranean cuisines.

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