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Name, Bio, ContactPhotoDestinations, specialisms, publications, skills
Travel writer / photographer / freelance journalist

[email protected]
07789 936507
Recent features: Family Traveller, Guardian, Hidden Europe, HorizonGuides, Nat Geo Traveller, Telegraph, TGO, Wanderlust. Latest books: Juliana Trail, St Oswald’s Way, Torres del Paine (all Cicerone), Istria (Bradt), Austria (Lonely Planet). Recent trips: Austria, Switzerland (Tour des Combins), Croatia (islands), N Macedonia/Kosovo/Albania (High Scardus Trail), France (Charente, Avignon), S Korea
Web editor and writer / freelance travel writer and photographer
Telegraph features: Cauterets, Riviera, Jazz a Juan, Catalonia France & Spain, St Malo pirates, Anna Maria Island Florida, Paris on a Budget, Savannah Georgia, Chesapeake, AMTRAK / Christian Science Monitor feature: Greece / LA Times features: Anna Maria Island, Saratoga Springs, NY / 12 years digital content UK & Greece - TripSavvy / Owner- editor of blog / guidebooks Provence
Emily Laurence BAKER
Freelance travel writer / guidebook author
Italy, St Petersburg, South Africa, Maldives, London and New Forest; London; New Forest; family travel; luxury travel.
Catherine BALSTON
Freelance travel writer
Brazil, São Paulo, South America, climate change, nature, conservation, sustainable travel, luxury lodges, Amazon Rainforest, Rio de Janeiro. Also writes about food, culinary experiences, fine dining, street food, cocktails and spirits. Publications include The Guardian, Monocle, BBC Travel, Wallpaper*, Suitcase, Louis Vuitton, Fodor's
Editor of BBC Travel,’s award-winning Travel vertical. ABC Nightline, Good Morning America and CNN. Also a trained pastry chef and most passionate about local cuisine and culture.
Freelance travel writer / editor / photographer
Adventure Travel Conservation Travel Culture; Middle East; Thailand; Pacific Islands; Mediterranean Europe; cultural safari adventure and activity holidays; family holidays and travel with children; health issues for travel; travel-related motoring and property features.
Travel Writer / Editor
BA’s High Life, the Guardian, Group Travel World, Air Malta, Future Publishing. Slow, sustainable, history, pop culture, group trips, foodie, Mediterranean.
Freelance writer / reporter / producer / director / lecturer - Honorary Life Member

Independent tourism; aviation; television/radio/audio-visual production; television directing/reporting; script writing; web writing.
Travel writer / photographer
Adventure Travel Conservation Travel Culture; Eco-tourism and responsible travel; development issues and village life; India; city profiles; photography / photographer; festivals and events; wildlife; Helsinki; Finland; Nordic and Baltic region.
Freelance photographer / writer / guidebook author / publisher
Walking Hiking & Trekking; Britain's mountains; the English Lake District; world climbing; hill walking; motor-caravan touring; photography / photographer
Natasha BLAIR
Freelance foodie travel writer/travel/food/art blogger
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Aim to visit as many countries as possible. Always looking for new destinations to discover and write about along with their food. Jewish Chronice - Zambia; Currently writing for on hotels, restaurants and destinations
Travel writer / editor / photographer
Cuba; Guatemala; Vietnam; Laos; Marrakech. NCTJ-trained journalist, guidebook editor and writer for Footprint books turned freelance feature writer and guidebook editor.
Freelance guidebook author/travel writer
Italy expert (guidebooks to Venice, Milan, Bologna, Italian Lakes, Sardinia, Sicily and Puglia (Berlitz 2020); Portugal (books on Lisbon, Algarve and Porto (Berlitz 2019); East Anglia and Channel Islands. Articles for This England magazine. Culture and Heritage (UK and Europe), European city breaks, food and wine.
Hilary BRADT
Publisher / freelance writer / lecturer
Adventure Travel Eco Tourism Over-50s Travel Wildlife; Madagascar; Devon; North Korea; wildlife especially Madagascar.
Roger BRAY
Freelance travel/aviation writer
News editor, features writer,, daily news stories, travel news, airlines, consumer topics, hiking, skiing (has skied over 100 resorts) / Former travel editor, Evening Standard, has written for wide range of publications, including Financial Times, Guardian, joint author, Flight to the Sun, a history of the post-war travel revolution
Freelance travel writer - Honorary Life Member
Cruising; Cruising - worldwide and river; railway travel.
Travel blogger and photographer
Blogger, writer, photographer. BGTW's Blogger of the Year, 2017. Through her blog, Travel With Kat, Kathryn shares her passion for discovering new countries, cultures and cuisines as well as exploring close to home in the UK. Her interests are varied but include food and drink, wildlife, wellness and wild /cold water swimming.
Jennie CARR
Travel writer / broadcaster
Disabled Travel Over-50s Travel; In depth knowledge of over 50s travel market; escorted touring rail ocean and river cruising for over 50s; light adventure travel for over 50s; overseas and UK travel for the over 50s single travel for over 50s; multi-generation travel; accessible travel; radio interviews on travel.
Broadcaster / freelance writer / lecturer / script writer - Honorary Life Member
Cruising Over-50s Travel; Broadcasting; television; radio and video script writing; public speaking; voice-overs; the history of holidays.
Daniel James CLARKE
Freelance writer / photographer / author

[email protected]
Lonely Planet - guidebook expert Portugal (and various destinations online), The Times Travel - The Azores destination expert, The London Economic, Dan Flying Solo (personal blog), Writing, Photography, Videography, Presenting, Various commercial (SkyScanner, Matador, Celebrity Cruises+), Portugal, Spain, Italy, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Australia, Culture, Rail, Solo, Sustainable, LGBT
Writer and editor

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Spain and Wales specialist – Canary Islands: Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Tenerife, Fuerteventura, La Palma, La Gomera, El Hierro, La Graciosa, and Balearic Islands: Mallorca, Ibiza, Menorca, Formentera. Food and drink, culinary tourism, wine. London/Cardiff based. Outlets: Times, Independent, JRNY, airline magazines. Former editor: British Airways, Mandarin Oriental. Magazine Journalism lecturer
Travel Writer / Photographer

instagram .com/lynnecoatesphoto
Producing comprehensive travel features for lifestyle magazines, print and online publications. Luxury travel/ hotels and destinations/ luxury cruises/ authentic travel/ food and wine.
Chris COE
Photographer / author / lecturer / founder Travel Photographer of the Year awards
Adventure Travel Wildlife; Photography for editorial and advertising (especially destinations people landscapes wildlife hotels architecture). Speaker & lecturer. Photographer / Photography tutor. Exhibition organiser & curator. Photography judge.
Travel writer / broadcaster / author / editor
Cruising Culture Hotels Spas Weddings; Honeymoon; wedding romantic destinations; cultural destinations opera/ballet/theatre (UK Europe and World Wide); health and beauty spas (UK Europe and worldwide); Sea Cruises; Caribbean islands; Indian Ocean; River Cruises; Great Britain; Channel Islands.
Online travel writer / photographer / reviewer
Hotel reviews and photographer - accommodation, culture, outdoor activities, walking, skiing; Italy (especially northern); wildlife (especially Indian and African); safaris; solo travel; city breaks; golf; food and drink; traditions. Photography. Worldwide city visits on and
Travel writer
Adventure Travel Culture; Ireland; US and Caribbean; safaris;wildlife;skiing;city breaks;soft adventure travel;food and wine tourism.
Heather COWPER
Travel blogger and publisher
Luxury travel, Authentic travel, Blogging, Social Media, Video, Speaking, Culture, Food, Hiking and walking, River and Ocean Cruise, Soft adventure, 50+ travel, Food and drink, Weekend breaks, Road trips, England, Europe, Canada, Caribbean, Greece, Spain, Mediterranean, Bristol
Freelance travel writer / editor
Cruising Music Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Cruises; skiing and winter holidays; guidebooks; mountain holidays; US and Canada; family travel; American music; Austria; France; UK.
Freelance travel journalist, editor and copywriter editor, Travel Weekly feature writer, Telegraph Travel, Wanderlust feature on wildlife tourism ethics, writes about adventure travel, heritage tourism, wildlife conservation, sustainable travel, community tourism, Africa, India, Latin America, editor, writer, copywriter, proofreader, copy editor
Richard DAWOOD
Travel medecine and health specialist / broadcaster / lecturer / book editor
Health & Wellbeing; Travel medicine; high-risk travel; air travel; travel with children.
Andrew DAY
Freelance travel writer / researcher / photographer / staff writer / editorial assistant
Telegraph – UK campsites near pubs, Timeless Travels – John Lennon's Amsterdam, Rough Guides – Homeless tour guides in Prague, Sunday Times – First Time Guide To Campervan Holidays, Atlas Magazine – Camping in The Alps, Timeless Travels – In the footsteps of Edvard Munch. Art, History, Music, Camping / Glamping / Wild Camping, Campervans. UK, Europe.

Travel Writer / Photographer
Anglo-Italian travel writer specialising in Italy; Telegraph Travel's Italian Lakes expert; dozens of travel titles for Rough Guides and Dorling Kindersley, including Peru, Italy, Philippines, Malaysia and Venezuela; Brazilian Amazon; author of Journey Through the Philippines, a travel pictorial that sheds light on the archipelago’s cultural, ethnic and gastronomic diversity.
Arts and Travel Writer
Cruising Food & Drink Hotels Literary Travel; Scotland - especially Edinburgh Highlands Islands Borders Perthshire; Hotels Restaurants Food and drink; Arts culture heritage Festivals; International travel - Luxury Cruises Railway journeys Islands Spas Cities Romantic destinations Literary-inspired journeys.
Freelance writer / editor / photographer
Cruising Over-50s Travel Safaris; European city breaks; Russia; Southern and East Africa; ocean and river cruising worldwide; British counties; culture and heritage; over-50s and independent travel; research; photography / photography; editing.
Claire DODD
Freelance journalist
Adventure Travel, Food & Drink; TTG, the Evening Standard, the Independent, ABTA Magazine, Good Things, Zest, The Guardian; Caribbean, The Americas
Nature writer / Wildlife tour leader / Wildlife photographer
Conservation Travel Eco Tourism Safaris Wildlife; Wildlife (worldwide and with particular knowledge of birds marine mammals wildflowers (especially orchids) and butterflies); Conservation Travel (promoting value to local economies of conserving and promoting biodiversity); Adventure Travel (in remote or under-visited areas of South and Central America).
Travel Writer / Guidebook Author / Travel Blogger
South America (Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, Peru, Colombia, Bolivia, Guyana and Paraguay); Adventure travel; Sustainable travel (environmental and community-led tourism)
Travel Writer
USA; UK (especially central-southern England the New Forest and the Isle of Wight).
Freelance travel writer / directory editor / photographer
Golf; Golf; America and Canada; Indian Ocean; Caribbean (especially Trinidad & Tobago Bahamas and Dominican Republic); Asia (China Philippines Thailand Vietnam Cambodia Jakarta/Bali); France; Wallonia; Northern Ireland; Italian Lakes; Egypt.
Travel Writer / blogger / photographer
[email protected]

Lonely Planet guidebook author (Austria and Vienna expert). Work featured in Guardian, Sunday Times, Wanderlust, National Geographic, Wizz Magazine. Specialisms: Central and Southern Europe; Southeast Asia and East Asia; city guides; adventure; trekking; sustainable travel; responsible travel; history and culture; misunderstood destinations.
Mary Anne EVANS
Travel writer / Editor / Honorary Life Member
Food & Drink Hotels; Culture: History; Food & Drink; Hotels; France especially Paris Provence and the Loire; Finland especially Helsinki and Lapland.
Bella FALK
Broadcast journalist / Blogger
TV producer at the BBC: Food Unwrapped (Channel 4), The Treasure Hunters (BBC), Gibraltar: Britain in the Sun (Channel 5) and What on Earth (Discovery). I’ve made videos and written articles for Lonely Planet. I’m also a travel photographer and blogger at
Freelance writer / editor / guidebook author / London-based Blue Badge Tourist Guide
Architecture Food & Drink LGBTQIA Travel; Eastern Europe (especially Hungary Poland Slovenia); Asia (especially Hong Kong China South-East Asia); France; Turkey; Ireland; Central America (especially Panama); Mexico; guidebooks; languages and linguistics; food and wine.
Freelance travel writer / editor / photographer / public speaker / blogger
Adventure Travel Family Travel Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Winter sports (especially skiing and snowboarding); Travelling with Children; City/Short Breaks; Adventure Travel; Switzerland; France (especially Paris Provence French Alps and Normandy); Germany (especially Bavaria); Public speaking; Writing (especially online writing); photography (as an adjunct to writing).
Travel writer & photographer
Canada, Germany, Netherlands, North East England, Driving Holidays, Food and Drink, Beer and Brewing, Rail Travel, Photography Holidays, City Breaks
Editor / writer
Food & Drink; France; French cuisine. Worked for DK Eyewitness Guides for 15 years, then freelance. Lives in Deal, Kent, and St-Valery-sur-Somme, Picardie.
Travel podcast British Airways, regular contributor Radio4 From Our Own Correspondent, Telegraph Greece expert, France expert for France magazine Time out & others, The Independent. The Telegraph, Europe Touring, Caravan Club, Asia, South America, Carib,cruise travel for World of Cruising, rail, Mediterranean, luxury, podcasting, food, history, comment, lifestyle, audio documentary
Travel writing / Editorial management / Slow traveller
Co-owner of hidden europe publications, a Berlin-based niche publisher founded in 2004. Nicky weaves words about cultures and communities across Europe. She also writes about rail and ferry travel - and as co-author of the book 'Europe by Rail: The Definitive Guide' (now in its 16th edition) is widely consulted by the media on matters relating to European train travel.
Travel writer/journalist/speaker
Italy (all areas, expert Venice, Tuscany, Liguria, Lakes, Milan, Turin, Sicily), France (especially South of France, French Riviera, Provence, Riviera home), Hotels (Telegraph hotel reviewer), Culture & Heritage, Cruise (worldwide), Food & Wine (especially France & Italy), Luxury Travel, Slow Travel, Mediterranean, Villas, Blogging, Travel talks (France Show), Copywriting (travel/luxury), Guides
Health & Wellbeing Over-50s Travel; Over-50s travel; UK (especially the north of England); health and well-being; walking; River Thames; Mallorca; dog-friendly venues; food and drink.
France, Greece, Russia, Mallorca, Battlefield tourism, especially The Western Front. Wine and food. Travel and military history photography. Weekly column for Twickenham Tribune and contributes to occasional travel publications.
Travel writer / author
Covering Japan for media around the world, including Tokyo and Okinawa features for National Geographic Travel (US), Kyoto guide for Time, bull sumo for Roads & Kingdoms, varied work for the BBC, and seven books.
William GRAY
Editor, Freelance Writer, Photographer
[email protected]
Wanderlust feature on Gabon, Travel Africa feature on Namibia, wildlife adventures in Britain book for Bradt, Lapland winter video production for Discover the World, launching photography tours in Iceland and Namibia, continuing to specialise in Africa, wildlife, photography, Iceland, Scandinavia
Alexandra GREEN
Travel Writer/ Journalist/ Copywriter/ Photographer

[email protected]

FRANCE Mag lead on the Basque Country; Food and Drink in Rennes; Walking the Camino Way from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, campervan road trips along the west coast of France in WMN and surfing France and Spain for Voyage Magazine (Brittany Ferries). Times series online ‘Walks from coastal cottages, UK’. Slow, Sustainable & Responsible Travel; Nature-based active adventures. SW Coast Path expert/ NTs.
Freelance travel editor (c) / writer / guidebook author / photographer
Journalist / Photographer / Magazine editor for National Geographic Traveller, Rough Guides, Guardian etc. Africa specialist. Also Australia, Americas, Indian Ocean, Macaronesia (Cape Verde, Canary Islands, Madeira, Azores), UK (England, Wales). Responsible tourism, wildlife, nature, culture; interviews, conservation, ecotourism, adventure, scuba diving, safari photography, islands, festivals.
Godfrey HALL
Freelance travel writer / children’s author
Aviation Cruising Food & Drink Hotels; Finland; Baltic States; various parts of the USA (South Dakota California Florida); UK; Bulgaria Singapore; Australia; children's material; education; cruises; group travel.
Travel writer
Essex-based writer; focus on independent budget travel. Degree: Geography/History. Global reach: 120 countries to date. Particular interests: Latin America (esp. Mexico & Peru), USA & Europe (esp. Iceland, Italy, Spain). Keen on rail travel, food, community-based tourism, unrecognised states, emerging destinations. Writing credits inc. STTM, Telegraph, BBC Travel, Discoverer, Which?,
Solange HANDO
Freelance travel writer / photographer / editor / lecturer / public speaker
Adventure Travel Culture Over-50s Travel; Bhutan; Nepal (Kathmandu Pokhara); Wales; France; Italy; Greece; soft adventure; river cruising; holiday islands; winter sun.
Group editor / travel writer
Food & Drink Hotels Spas; Israel; USA; Tunisia; Mallorca; Poland; UK; wine regions; hotels; spas; restaurants.
Author / journalist / historian / photographer
Central and South America especially Mexico, Peru, Cono Sur, Arctic, Antarctica, history and archaeology. Main focus literary travel books with strong cultural themes. Multi-award winning author, BGTW narrative book of year, Wales Book of Year.

Rebecca HAY
Freelance journalist
Family travel / old-fashioned in-depth articles / European Cities of Culture / Slow Travel / Great Britain / Europe / Americas
Travel blogger / Photographer
Passion for hiking, history travel and adventure destinations. Spain / Italy / Dolomites / Iceland / England / Namibia / South Africa / Mexico / Morocco / Cuba / Turkey / Sri Lanka.
Kirsten HENTON
Travel writer / Editor
Adventure Travel Culture History Outdoor Activities; UK (Scotland (notably the east/northeast) North Yorkshire London); Hong Kong (as an expat & tourist); the Middle East; North Africa; history; culture; weather.
Lauren HILL
Editor and Travel Writer
Adventure Travel Food & Drink Hotels; Adventure Travel Luxury Travel Culture & Heritage Food & Drink Wildlife
Guidebook author / Travel writer
Sinai; trekking in Sinai; trail development in Sinai; historic pilgrim routes in the Sinai; Bedouin tribes of the Sinai; Bedouin mountain orchards; desert travel in Egypt; travel in Egypt's Nile and Delta regions.
Travel Writer / Presenter / Broadcaster
Adventure Travel, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, BBC Radio. Red Sea, Tiger corridor of Northern India, Himalayas, Sri Lanka, Rwanda, Congo, Pantanal, Northern Lights above the Arctic Circle, Papua New Guinea.

Travel journalist / photographer
Adventure Travel Cruising Eco Tourism Wildlife; North America; California; Cruise; Africa
Travel Photographer and Writer
Cruising Watersports (sailing water skiing etc.); Superyachts luxury travel yachting sailing photography
Freelance travel editor, writer / author / blogger / social media influencer
Boating & Yachting Cruising Food & Drink Hotels Over-50s Travel Slow Travel Watersports (sailing water skiing etc.); Luxury at sea; large luxury charter superyachts; megayachts; high-quality; oceanside resorts; anything to do with yachts ships sailing the sea and all matters nautical.
Jennifer HOWZE
Travel writer / family travel blogger / social strategy
Family Travel Food & Drink; Family Travel with Flair social media strategy family adventure travel with teens accommodation food & drink luxury travel United States (especially Texas & New York City) United Kingdom Europe
Travel Writer / Journalist / Photographer / Blogger
Culture; Western Muslim heritage; Muslim heritage of the UK Bangladesh (especially north east); US Muslim culture; Halal travel;
Editor / writer
Cruising Culture Food & Drink; City/short breaks; cruising; gardens / gardening; food & drink; culture & heritage; art & the arts; hotels; over-fifties travel.
Rachel IFANS
Travel writer / Journalist / Editor / Sub Editor
France Media feature on La Manche / France Media features on Hauts de France and Occitanie gastronomy / Hauts De France tourist board online features on Le Touquet, St Valerie Sur Somme / feature on Lille3000 art / Women's Running feature on 3-day trail mini break in Zell Am See in Austrian Alps / feature on tidal race in West France / family travel / motorhoming
Mark Bibby JACKSON
Editor / Freelance Journalist / Travel Writer
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Mark Bibby Jackson is the editor and founder of Travel Begins at 40 as well as the Director of Communications at the BGTW. He specialises in sustainable travel, regenerative travel, industrial architecture, food and culture. Although he writes largely on Europe, the UK and the US. He is also the Chair of Destination Mekong, specialising in Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Thailand and Malaysia.
Photographer / travel writer
Photographer for guidebooks and features (Rough Guides, National Geographic Traveller, LoveExploring, The Independent). Writing about travel photography for on safari, night time, sunset/sunrise and responsible photography. Feature for Travel Weekly on sustainability in South Luangwa, Zambia. Camping / cycling / outdoors / environment / Iceland / Africa / India / Faroe Islands.
Photographer / travel writer / photography tutor
BBC Travel multi-media Turkey, Love Exploring Southern Norway, National Geographic Food story Netherlands, Rough Guides co-author Australia guidebook, Western Australia features for NGTUK & Flight Centre, BBC Travel multi-media feature Faroe Islands, South America specialist, video, photography, text.
Freelance travel writer / editor - Honorary Life Member
Aviation Business Travel Cruising Hotels; Business Travel; cruising; airlines; hotels; tennis
Author /Magazine Editor / Journalist / Broadcaster
Food & Drink; Citrus; Turkey & Cyprus; Polo; Luxury Travel; Multicultural Cuisine; TV & Radio Broadcasting; Cultural Paradigms.
Suzanne KING
Freelance travel writer / editor
Hotels Rail Travel Slow Travel; Luxury travel and hotels; train travel; Western Europe (especially Denmark); UK (especially Cheshire North Wales and the Peak District).
Freelance writer / photographer / editor / lecturer
Rail travel worldwide / Switzerland / Canada / UK – especially culture, architectural history, industrial archaeology, conservation / Cycling and walking / Sustainable transport. Features for Telegraph, Wanderlust, Food and Travel, etc.
Sarah LEE
Travel journalist / editor / author / blogger / photographer / speaker
Culture Food & Drink; Luxury travel; timeshare and fractional; social media; blogging; business travel; online writing; Austria; Spain;
Freelance travel writer
Adventure Travel Culture Family Travel Outdoor Activities Rail Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking; France; Australia; UK; independent travel; walking & trekking; sports travel; rail travel; travel with children; adventure travel; cultural tourism.
Karoki LEWIS
Photographer (travel and reportage) / travel photography workshops
Adventure Travel Eco Tourism Family Travel; Photographer; photography workshops; voice-overs; Asia Africa UK; environmental issues; religion & spiritual travel; historical travel; travel with children
Broadcaster, writer, lecturer, tour leader Urban Birder
Eco Tourism Wildlife; Urban Birds Wildlife Wildlife Tour Leading
Kathryn LISTON
Travel writer / editor/ sub editor/ content editor
Cruising Cycling Hotels Over-50s Travel Travel Consumer Issues; Cruising; beach holidays; consumer advice and travel rights; activity/golf holidays; Cyprus; Portugal; Malta; Caribbean; Indian Ocean; Editing.
Guidebook writer / editor - Honorary Life Member
Culture Slow Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking; Slow/Sustainable Travel; Country Life & The Countryside; Walking; Hiking & Trekking England (especially the south-east) Wales (especially mid-Wales).
Cassam LOOCH
Culture Trip Social Editor; Culture stories; Film and TV locations specialist; travel host; North Africa and MEA expert;
Wildlife-travel writer, editor and photographer
Family Travel Wildlife; Family wildlife travel. Exploratory nature travel. Short wildlife-watching breaks. East Anglia (Suffolk Norfolk). UK. Europe. South America. Antarctica.
Freelance travel writer / guidebook writer / photographer
CNN, Daily Mail, Daily Telegraph, Rough Guides, Nat Geo Traveller, Sunday Times, Travel Africa, in-flight magazines, Love Exploring, Belgium, France, Alsace, Lorraine, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Switzerland, Austria, Eastern Europe, Hungary, Slovakia, South America, Brazil, Argentina, New Zealand, guidebooks, city breaks, history & culture, food & drink, online, blogs, lgbt, adventure, wildlife, safari.
Freelance travel writer
Based in Munich, I write about the city as well as Bavaria, Berlin, Köln and the rest of Germany. I also regularly cover Northern Italy. Focus on food, family and adventure. My work has been featured in The Times, The Telegraph, BBC Travel, Lonely Planet and Conde Nast Traveller.
Janine MARSH
Travel writer / editor / author / photographer
[email protected]
France, photography, podcast France, luxury holidays France, The Good Life France Magazine, food, wine, copywriting, French lifestyle, expats in France
Writer and blogger
Overland travel, travel in South West England, winter travel. Email: [email protected]
Mary Moore MASON
Travel writer/editor/photographer
Culture History Rail Travel; North America (travel lifestyle culture history literary and film sites; food and wine; scenic wonders); city breaks; London lifestyle; UK history and heritage.
Travel writer / Blogger / Broadcaster / Photographer
1,000+ Scotland articles published & Nat Geo guide. 6 Croatia books & 100s articles, 2 Slovenia books. Also Macaronesia: all 8 Canary Isles, Azores & Madeira. Since lockdown: Telegraph, Herald, i, Indy, Wanderlust, Sun & Fabulous Mag. Scotsman weekly. Do lot BBC radio, plus TV. V active online: 4 Twitter accounts & 4 Insta accounts.
Blogger and social media consultant/speaker

[email protected]
Blogging & social media / Transport, aviation, maritime, automobile, rail and EV news & history / Technical and military museums, battlefields & military history / Specialist on D-Day Normandy / scuba (Advanced PADI) / sailing (Offshore Yachtmaster)
Travel writer
Italia! magazine, Taste of France, France Today, Independent, BBC Travel, destination cycling/hiking
Travel writer / photographer
Cruising Culture Food & Drink Health & Wellbeing Hotels; UAE; North Korea; USA; USA road trips; driving holidays; cruising; Ireland; London
Travel writer / journalist / editor / blogger / broadcaster/ photographer

Author of Crossed off the Map: Travels in Bolivia & 40-plus guidebooks. Specialisms: Latin America & South Asia (including Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, India, Mexico, Nepal & Uruguay, plus Antarctica, the Falklands & South Georgia), sustainable travel, hiking, food & drink, culture & history. Recent books/features for Lonely Planet, Wanderlust, BBC Travel, DK & Geographical.
Freelance travel writer, presenter, editor, banger of the drums
Adventure Travel Eco Tourism Walking Hiking & Trekking; North American specialist and resident; outdoors and adventure travel; experiential travel; sustainable tourism; conservation. National Parks & Wonders of the World specialist (two books on the subjects).
Caroline MILLS
Freelance travel writer / guidebook writer / photographer / travel editor
Camping Caravanning Food & Drink Motoring & Motorhome Travel Music Walking Hiking & Trekking; Great Britain/UK (esp the Cotswolds); Europe (esp France/Germany); camping caravan campervan and motorhome travel; walking; family travel; food & wine; gardens; self-drive road trips/touring; country life and the countryside.
Photographer / Blogger / Writer
Aviation Culture History; Vienna; The Gambia; Photography; Dorset
Freelance travel writer / Hotel historian
Culture History Hotels; Opera and cultural tourism; architecture; historic hotels; wine tourism; luxury destinations; cocktail bars worldwide.
Travel writer
USA (including Las Vegas New York New Orleans Deep South); parts of Canada; magazine and newspaper editing.
Travel and food writer and blogger
Food and Drink, hotels, food tours, food events, culture, wellness, destination guides, hotel reviews, Specialise Scotland, Berlin and general Germany, budget travel, luxury travel. SNACK magazine guides to Belfast, Budapest, Berlin, Bratislava, Girona, Sofia, Toronto, Dusseldorf, Bremen, Japan.
Freelance travel writer and photographer
Aviation Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Aviation; skiing; the US; Australia; the Caribbean; Asia/Pacific; consumer protection issues.
Freelance travel writer / editor
France, Italy; Serbia; Croatia; Montenegro; Canada; food; culture; walking; skiing.
Travel Writer and Editor
Adventure Travel Food & Drink Travel Consumer Issues; Food; Ireland; family travel; cities; adventure.
Travel Writer
[email protected]

Africa specialist covering safaris, hotel reviews, off-beat Africa, history, culture, food, wildlife, sustainable travel, conservation, adventure, budget & luxury Africa travel. I’ve visited 39 African nations in travels totalling 2 years including South Africa, Egypt, Kenya, Sierra Leone, and St Helena. Bylines include Adventure Travel, TNT, JRNY, Africa Geographic, and The i.
Journalist / Photographer / TV producer / Reviewer / Author
Adventure Travel Food & Drink Music; Food and drink; wine; cookery; hotels; restaurants; adventure travel; cruises; music; culture
Managing Director (c) / Travel writer / Broadcaster
Accommodation Adventure Travel Family Travel Outdoor Activities Walking Hiking & Trekking; Broadcasting; adventure travel; hiking and trekking; outdoor activities; guidebooks; editing and publishing; copywriting; public speaking; travel-writing tuition; Hungary.
Radio producer (c) / freelance writer / presenter
Podcasting; Eastern Europe; voice-overs; media training; conference presentation.
Content strategist / commissioning editor (c) / travel writer / editor
Health & Wellbeing Hotels Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); England (Bristol & Bath); France (Poitou-Charentes); New York; Skiing; Switzerland
Travel writer / photographer / occasional broadcaster
Adventure travel, Telegraph feature on Mogadishu, Geographical feature on Syria, BBC Radio 4 pieces on Ukraine, Syria, Sri Lanka, i paper piece on Jaffna
Carlton REID
Editor / freelance writer / photographer / publisher
Adventure Travel Cycling; Editing; photography; family holidays; adventure travel; activity holidays; cycling; podcasting; blogging; social media; iPhone apps.
Writer / editor / photographer
Group travel, coach travel, travel by coach, touring by coach, travel by bus, slow travel by coach, touring Japan by train, Japanese train travel, getting around Japan by train, group-friendly destinations, group-friendly visitor attractions, slow travel by boat in France, electric cruise boat in France, slow cruising in France
Juliet RIX
Travel writer / journalist / author / writer / editor / broadcaster
Specialisms: History, Archaeology, Culture, Arts, Wildlife, Malta (author of Bradt Guide, 4th edition 2019), UK. I write for National media including Telegraph, Times, BBC, Observer, Standard, Independent. Most recent trips: Wrangel Island (Russian Arctic) & Russian Far East, Ios - Greece, Leonardo's Italy, Rembrandt's Holland, Charleston USA.
Journalist / travel editor / broadcaster / video producer
Adventure Travel Watersports (sailing water skiing etc.); UK and Overseas property; TV and video presentation; production and script-writing; voice-overs; activity and adventure travel; family travel; photography (still and video); USA; skiing; diving (scuba including filming).
Unique Weekend Breaks in the UK; Incredible Places to Stay; Cool Experiences and Things To Do; Hidden and Unknown Places to Eat; Plus: 48hr Guides; Latest Weekend Ideas and Inspiration. Recent Collaborations: Visit Monmouthshire and Over The Bridge To Wales.
Douglas ROGERS
Travel writer
Adventure Travel Family Travel Food & Drink Hotels. Daily Telegraph, Guardian, Conde Nast Traveller, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Travel & Leisure and National Geographic Traveler.
Travel writer and photographer
Hidden Norfolk, feature for Irish Post, Romantic Arch Hideaway Feature, Hidden Belgium, Offbeat Poland for Campervan Magazine, Trekking Canada, Hamburg 48 hours; Road trips, hostels for seniors, rail, backpacking, luxury, offbeat, France, Spain, Italy, USA; culture, blogs, photojournalism, fun tourism, experience tourism, islands, Irish Times narrowboat feature on the Severn
Travel and guidebook writer / photographer / freelance editor / Honorary Life Member
Over-50s Travel Safaris; London and south-east England; the Nord-Pas de Calais region of France; horse-riding holidays worldwide; African horse safaris; ranches; rural life; editing; over 50s.
Author / Travel writer / Photographer / Editor
Walking Hiking & Trekking; Skiing; mountaineering; climbing; via ferrata; highlining; extreme sports; The Dolomites; Iceland; alpinism; photography / photographer.
Travel writer / editor
Train, rail, sleeper trains, South of France, French Riviera, Turkey, Middle East, Thailand, alcohol, wine, hotels, Dubai, Japan, luxury yacht, superyachts, Morocco, public speaking, The Times, Telegraph, Guardian, great rail journeys, Croatian island, sailing, Nice, Cannes, St Tropez, Provence, Egypt, French writer, copywriter, app writer, travel with kids, family children travel, Albania
Travel writer
Accommodation Conservation Travel Culture; City guides; budget travel; advice columns; interview with travel experts; backpacking; online media; book and theatre reviews; event listings; travel blogs; video guides.
Travel Writer / Blogger / Podcaster
Culture, Food & Drink, Hotels, Drinks, Podcasting
Susanna SCOTT
Travel blogger
Accommodation Family Travel Food & Drink; Travel with teens; California; Instagram
Freelance writer
Adventure Travel Over-50s Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Television production; independent travel; adventure travel; festivals; the Far East; set-jetting (film tourism); celebrity holidays; photography; USA; South America.
Travel writer / editor (c) / broadcaster

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Creator of Heaven on Earth book series & TV show. Remote experiential adventure, wellness and luxury travel, from Antarctica to Zululand. New for 2019: John Torode’s Asia TV series; Tom Kerridge’s USA TV series. UK spas; Maldives; Dubrovnik; Sweden; Australia; Philippines; Indonesia; Thailand; Egypt and Iceland. Mail on Sunday; UKTV / Discovery Channel: Grazia; Aspire; Irish Independent
Travel writer / photographer
Destination Expert on Monaco and Southern France for Daily Telegraph/Over 50 hotel reviews on Southern France for Daily Telegraph/UltraTravel Guide to Monaco, Daily Telegraph/Southern France feature, The Spectator/Author at Frommer’s Travel Guides on Southern and Central France/Travel Columnist, Hello Monaco/CBS broadcast interview on Monaco/Reporter for Monaco Life & Monaco Yacht Show,
Freelance journalist / travel writer
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Biking botswana FT; arts in Montana, Times; sailing UK; Ardeche France; walks Andalusia, Times
Travel writer / journalist / linguist
Accommodation; France (especially the south and the Loire Valley) Italy (especially Florence and Tuscany) Spain (especially Madrid and Mallorca) USA (especially New York City and California) Taiwan (especially Taipei) Solo travel
Deborah STONE
Travel writer / editor / travel writing lecturer
Cruising Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Cruise travel; garden holidays; escorted holidays; family travel; UK (especially Wales East Anglia south-east; Isle of Wight); family skiing
Lindsay SUTTON
Freelance travel writer
Travel journalism; USA; Canada. Nearly 40 years’ experience as a journalist – NUJ member - now freelance.
Freelance travel writer
Adventure Travel Safaris Wildlife Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Sacred places; the Himalaya; the Philippines; Portugal; Arctic regions; South-East Asia; Central America
Guidebook writer / Tour lecturer
Cruising Culture Over-50s Travel Rail Travel; Albania; Baltic ports; Berlin; China; Estonia; Kaliningrad; Latvia and Lithuania; North Korea; Taiwan.
Freelance writer / editor (c) / project manager
Culture Food & Drink Outdoor Activities; Wales; Jersey; France; USA (west coast); winter sports; walking and cycling; editing and project managing; hotels and food; the outdoors; history and heritage.
Travel and men's lifestyle journalist
Adventure Travel Health & Wellbeing Spas Walking Hiking & Trekking Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Adventure travel; extreme sports; winter sports; surfing; health and fitness; spa; luxury; men's style; the USA.
Freelance travel writer / photographer / guidebook writer / editor/ content producer
Adventure Travel Eco Tourism Health & Wellbeing; Belgium & Australia; off-the-beaten-track destinations/adventure travel; conservation; eco-tourism; city breaks; luxury travel; guidebooks; alternative health; yoga.
Travel Blogger
Travel guides / Detailed itineraries / Art and culture / Art and architecture / History / Food / Hidden gems / History of art / Culture and heritage / Travel tips / Italy / Bulgaria / UK / England / Portugal / Croatia / Owner of Rossi Writes -
Freelance writer / photographer / copywriter
France specialist; UK; European city breaks and walking holidays; over-50s travel; heritage days out; ocean and river cruising. Regular with France Today; Voyage; Woman’s Weekly; My Weekly; The People’s Friend; Saga Magazine; This England and Platinum. Brochure and website copy, tourism translations from French.
Freelance writer / photographer

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Caribbean, eg 50 Best Hotels (Caribbean), on the trail of Bob Marley (Telegraph), Belize (Daily Mail), Bahamas (Times), Caribbean cruises (Travel Weekly), Caribbean cruise ports (Cruise and Travel)
Guidebook and feature writer / editor / photographer
Yoga, wellness, massage, South of France, French Riviera, Turkey, children travel, knitting, meditation, luxury hotels, China, travel with kids, The Independent, Morocco, yoga writer, food writer, Delicious Magazine, Guardian, Food, Croatia, Croatian islands, naturism, Nice, Cannes, St Tropez, Provence, French writer, copywriter, app writer, South of France writer, family travel
Victoria TROTT
Travel writer
The Australian, Rough Guides, France, Belgium, Netherlands, art, city breaks, train travel, Paris, Brittany, South West France, Brussels, yoga retreats
Travel writer / author / photographer

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Family travel, teenage travel, youth travel, sustainable travel, eco travel, covering all of USA, Bahamas, New York, Arizona
Travel writer / broadcaster / author / public speaker
Adventure Travel Eco Tourism; Yoga (qualified yoga instructor); travel psychology; Canada; best holidays options for babies toddlers and teenagers; adventure travel; spiritual journeys; public speaker on adventure and family travel.
Travel writer
Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award winner; wildlife; culture and heritage; travel with children; solo travel; car-free travel; rail travel; Asia (India, Nepal, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysian Borneo); Central and South America (Belize, Chile, Colombia); Nat Geo Traveller; Bradt Guides; Guardian; Telegraph
Freelance writer / photographer / broadcaster / public speaker - Honorary Life Member
Adventure Travel Camping Cruising Walking Hiking & Trekking; Adventure travel; travel product reviews; cruising; walking; expedition powerboating; camping; photography; audio production (podcasts); public speaking.
Freelance travel writer / photographer / editor / illustrator
Conservation Travel Eco Tourism Family Travel Wildlife; Natural history; birds and bird watching; UK wildlife; African wildlife and safaris; travel with children; conservation; eco-tourism; expedition cruises
Richard VILLAR
Travel writer / Editor
Books - Knife Edge (Penguin), Winged Scalpel (Pen & Sword), Never a Straight Line (Vineyard Press); Features - Normandy, Crete, Chagford, Cumbria, Lebanon, Dubai, Gaza, Jerusalem, Sicily. Adventure travel, conflict and disaster, healthcare, disability, mountaineering, podcasts, outdoor, food.
Travel journalist
Jessica is an award-winning travel journalist with work published by BBC Travel, National Geographic Traveller, CNN Travel, AFAR, Atlas Obscura, The Telegraph, The Independent, and various in-flight magazines.
Travel writer
Art Culture Outdoor Activities Wildlife; Outdoors; wildlife; natural history; solo travel; Middle East; Oman (resident off road); arts and crafts; heritage; travel literature; off-the-beaten-track.
Travel writer and photographer
Award-winning British travel writer, author, photographer, translator and co-founder of Undiscovered Wales. Mountains, Cold places and true wilderness.

Antarctica and the Arctic to the Australian Outback.
Kerry’s writing appears regularly in publications including the Telegraph, Times Travel, Lonely Planet, National Geographic Traveller, Condé Nast Traveller and the Independent. A specialist in Central and Southern Europe, Kerry is the author/co-author of more than 20 Lonely Planet guidebooks and coffee table titles. She is a destination expert for the Telegraph (Wales and Austria) and Times Travel (Europe).
Neville WALKER
Travel writer / guidebook author
Architecture Art Culture Food & Drink LGBTQIA Travel; Austria; Germany; France (especially Provence and Cote d'Azur); Gran Canaria; food and drink; art and architecture; cultural travel; Central Europe; German cinema; lesbian and gay travel.
Travel writer
Africa / wildlife / conservation / adventure travel / luxury / safari / Double Finalist BGTW Members Excellence Awards 2020: Best UK feature – Telegraph Fell Ponies; Best Specialist feature - BBC Wildlife Pangolins in Zimbabwe. Latest: Telegraph on Zanzibar/Oman shared history; Times on Serengeti; Independent on rhino conservation; Telegraph on green safaris. RGS Fellow
Finnbarr WEBSTER
Travel photographer
Photography; Canada, Dubai, Switzerland, The Gambia, Morocco, Israel, Egypt, USA including Florida and throughout Europe
Travel writer
Health & Wellbeing Outdoor Activities Travel Consumer Issues; Cameroon; London; Switzerland; Rwanda; Uganda; Antwerp; Amsterdam; North Cyprus; tropical disease; travel health.
Freelance travel writer
Aviation Cruising Golf; Thailand; Egypt; Malta; France; Portugal; Channel Islands; Gibraltar; Poland; Sri Lanka; Australia.
Travel writer / Author / Editor
France - north and Massif Central; Spain - Valencia to Murcia; India - Rajasthan and Gujarat; southeast Asia especially Thailand and Malaysia (lived/worked in Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur for four years). Rough Guides, Bradt Guides, Frommer's. BGTW Chairman.
Specialist writer on wellness / Freelance travel & lifestyle journalist / Editor
Holidays on Two Wheels, Your Wellness Map, Lavender Fields & Therapy, Healthy Spices for Silver Traveller; Cruising to Wellness, Bhutan, A Land of Happiness, Traditional Chinese Medicine for; Wellness Trends, Destinations & Resorts, Therapies, Retreats & Reviews as Editor of
Travel writer / presenter / broadcaster / scriptwriter
Disabled Travel Family Travel Hotels; Antonia is the Telegraph's Channel Island Isle of Wight Hampshire and St Lucia expert. Other specialisms include London and sub-Saharan Africa (particularly Malawi Zimbabwe and Rwanda) food and drink celebrity interviews and the arts.
Freelance writer / photographer / author
Food & Drink History Hotels Spas; Hotels and spas worldwide; cruising; gardens; South-East Asia; Portugal; food and wine; museums and galleries; history.
Travel Writer and editor
London / Spain / Italy / France / Caribbean / USA / Middle East / China / food / restaurants / nature / outdoors / wildlife / sustainability / The Times / Independent / Conde Nast Traveller / Travel Weekly
Freelance travel writer
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Manchester (based in the city and Telegraph Travel's Manchester Expert), Family travel, Hotel reviews, Campervan travel, Nature, Outdoors, Adventure travel, The Times, The Telegraph, Travel Weekly, Condé Nast Traveller, the Independent
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Train travel, car-free travel, weekend breaks, Cotswolds, Edinburgh, Greece, Italy, France, Lonely Planet
Karolina Wiercigroch
Food and travel photographer / writer
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Food and travel photographer / writer, culinary storytelling, editorial photography, destination stories centred around food, National Geographic Traveller photo stories / National Geographic Traveller Food / A taste of Azerbaijan / The flavours of Oman / In pictures: Israel's Lower Galilee region / Food & Travel photographer
Wellbeing and Travel Writer
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Wellbeing and travel writer for a full colour and print and digital lifestyle magazine
Amanda O'BRIEN
Freelance travel writer
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boutique hotels/united states/luxury travel/spas/yoga/food/wine
Travel Writer
Daily Mail travel feature/ Faroe Islands, Independent Seaside town of Salcombe in Devon
Travel Writer
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Vera feature + podcast Shanghai / Going Places article Shanghai / SCMP China travel

Cruise, Australia, New Zealand, South Pacific / Feature Writer, Public Speaker, Keynote Speaker, Travel Presenter / Mail Online, City AM, Disability Review Magazine, World of Cruising
Gillian THOMAS
Travel writer

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Uk, travelling with grandchildren, seniors travels
Jonathan LORIE
Travel writer

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Culture, history, wilderness, wildlife, Europe, Africa, Asia, Scandinavia, Spain, France, Italy, Paris (always), features, writing teacher, magazine and book editor
Malcolm Tattersall
Travel Writer

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Greek island of Andros (The Sun); Taiwan (EvaAir in-flight magazine); Malta (Irish Sun); Budapest (Daily Mail); Malawi (The Sun & Daily Mail); Greek island of Karpathos (Silver Traveller); Czech Republic (Travel Begins at 40); Tunisia (Daily Star); Uganda (Daily Star); El Salvador (Irish Sun); Kerala (The People); and more!
Molly Sears Piccavey
Travel Writer
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Spain / Mediterranean Lifestyle / Food / Expat Life Abroad