Founded in 2014, Viatica is a journal published by the digital publication center at the University of Clermont Auvergne dedicated entirely to travel literature. Each year’s issue features trends in this new area of literary criticism, which combines geography with regional, cultural, and literary studies. The journal publishes articles in both French and English on anything related to travel studies. Viatica is joining OpenEdition Journals with open access to 10 regular issues and six special issues.