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Name, Job title, Twitter, WebsitePhotoDestinations, specialisms, publications, skills
Travel writer / photographer / freelance journalist
Recent features for France Magazine, Hidden Europe, loveEXPLORING, TGO including Alpe Adria Trail (Austria/Slovenia/Italy), Rijeka (Croatia), Juliana Trail (Slovenia), Walthamstow Wetlands (UK), Zell am See (Austria). Latest books: Walking in Salzkammergut (Cicerone), Slovenia (DK Eyewitness). Hiking/outdoors, art/architecture, culture/heritage, family travel, sustainable tourism.
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
Freelance writer / editor

Hotels; USA (especially New England Florida); Canada (especially BC Ontario Quebec Atlantic Canada); London; France; Germany; Austria; Switzerland; small hotels food and wine; shopping.
Editor (c) / freelance travel writer
Cruising; Winter sports including skiing, snowboarding.
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.
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 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.
Catherine BEATTIE
Travel writer and blogger / website editor / book publisher
Cruising Health & Wellbeing Spas; Health & wellness tourism; Spa reviews (therapeutic thermal resort cruise ship); Hotel reviews; Cruising; Short breaks; Holistic travel; Long-haul travel; Travel & tourism industry.
Freelance writer / reporter / producer / director / lecturer - Honorary Life Member

Independent tourism; aviation; television/radio/audio-visual production; television directing/reporting; script writing; web writing.
Editor/Freelance travel writer/journalist
Adventure Travel, Cruising, Culture; editor of Cruise Ports & Destinations, contributor to World of Cruising, Woman & Home magazine cruise expert. Saga and Scenic cruises. She combines writing about art history gardens architecture and wildlife with her travel writing and works closely with London & Partners English Heritage and the National Trust.
Travel editor / travel correspondent / radio and TV broadcaster
Regional media, UK and foreign breaks, cruising worldwide, rail
Freelance travel journalist
Words for Lonely Planet, Conde Nast, Sunday Times, Practical Caravan, Discover Touring, Positive News, Family Travel, Caravan/Motorhome, Sustainable Travel, Volunteering, Travel With Teens, Camping, Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, United Kingdom, Hertfordshire, Social Media
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
Travel writer / editor / researcher
Accommodation Art Cruising Culture Literary Travel Over-50s Travel; Hotels and self-catering; Italy; London; museums; art and design; exhibitions; crafts; food and drink; cruises; over 60's travel.
Travel editor and writer
Adventure Travel Hotels Wildlife; Regular Contributor: Condé Nast Traveller India The Hotel Guru ( Luxury Travel Intelligence (LTI) Travel Africa Occasional Contributor: Oryx (Qatar Airways in-flight magazine) Getaway (South Africa) Lonely Planet
Natasha BLAIR
Freelance foodie travel writer/travel/food/art blogger
Culture Food & Drink Health & Wellbeing Over-50s Travel Travelling With Pets Yoga; Interested in out-of-the-way destinations; cruising; luxury hotels; restaurants to include food and wine; pet travel (travelling with my dog) culture.
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.
Alison BOOTH
Editorial director (c)
Art Culture; Luxury hotels and trains; art and cultural travel
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
Victoria BREWOOD
Travel blogger
Food & Drink; United States; Australia; Europe; United Kingdom; Asia; Festivals; Air Travel & Aviation; Solo Travel; Food & Drink.
Freelance travel writer - Honorary Life Member
Cruising; Cruising - worldwide and river; railway travel.
Freelance writer / photographer / gear editor
Adventure Travel Wildlife; Adventure travel; skiing and ski touring; wild places; gear testing; polar regions; active family holidays; yoga; wildlife.
Editor / Travel Writer
Adventure Travel Aviation Boating & Yachting Food & Drink Health & Wellbeing Hotels Motoring & Motor Home Travel Spas; Luxury travel; web design; social media; marketing; motoring; hotel and restaurant industry; airline industry; airline catering; magazine publishing.
Travel blogger and photographer
Blogger, photographer, wildlife, walking, glamping, spa, award-winning, yoga, wellness, Gambia, Canada, Austria, responsible tourism, sustainability, adventure, whale-watching, responsible travel, environment, Instagram, Twitter, Social Media, photography, West Sussex, Sussex, Food and drink, food, drink, wine, cuisine, culture, tradition, luxury, Caribbean, gastronomy, hiking, history, nature
Freelance writer / researcher / editor
Family Travel; Travel and special-interest holidays with children.
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.
Sustainable travel, The Maldives, Family Travel, Luxury Travel, Features on Iceland, Dubai, Feature for on Disney World with children, Vegan Travel spread with Irish Independent, Family camping double spread in Irish Examiner, Segment on the Grand Prix in Hungary for Newstalk Radio, Spotlight on Malaga with inflight magazine CARA, Off the beaten track, far-flung family travel
Freelance journalist
Business Travel Hotels; Business travel; hotels; airlines; meetings and incentives; conferences; European cities; Florida; Disney; travel industry.
Writer and editor
The Times feature on Wales, Madrid sights for Mandarin Oriental Magazine, Spanish food in London for British Airways The Club, Welsh food and identity for Vittles / Spain / Canary Islands / Wales / Gran Canaria / Lanzarote / Tenerife / Culinary tourism / Luxury / Hotels / Luxury travel / Food and drink / Spanish culture / Welsh culture
Travel Writer / Photographer

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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.
Writer / public speaker / voice coach
Family Travel Motoring & Motor Home Travel Outdoor Activities; Motorhome travel in North America; father/son adventures; single-parent travel; France; Russia.
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)
Author / broadcaster / script writer / freelance writer / travel writer
Adventure Travel Culture Walking Hiking & Trekking Wildlife; Outdoor; walking; scuba diving and marine environment; islands of the Indian Ocean (especially Seychelles Maldives and Réunion); Africa; nature conservation; birds and wildlife; arts; travel with kids; Mexico art.
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.
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.
Author / journalist / editor / photographer / speaker
Camping Family Travel Outdoor Activities Walking Hiking & Trekking; Canada's Yukon Territory; the northern lights; the Arctic and sub-Arctic; hiking and outdoor pursuits; camping; travel with children
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.
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 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
Tamason GAMBLE
Travel Writer & Editor
Camping History; Literature around the world; Historical attractions and events; Cultural Heritage; Camping and Glamping locations; Western European destinations; Social Media development.
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.
Jeremy GATES
Commissioning editor (c)
Recuperating after 30 years of travel editing at Express Newspapers and Press Association. Freelance / roving reporter for – Departure Gates column – and The Cultural Voyager.
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
Travel writer

Art Culture Spas; UK (especially London); history; art and culture; short breaks; islands; spas; soft adventure.
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.
Travel writer / journalist / sub-editor
Food & Drink Hotels Over-50s Travel Slow Travel Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Skiing (downhill and cross-country) largely in Europe; fly-fishing mainly still waters; walking; canal/river travel in UK; Greek Islands; Gulf Coast of Florida
William GRAY
Travel writer / photographer / editor / contributing editor
Adventure Travel Family Travel Wildlife; Family travel in Britain and worldwide; wildlife travel and safaris; eco-tourism and conservation; adventure travel; Africa; Cornwall; Iceland; northern lights; travel and wildlife photography / photographer; how to be a travel writer.
Alexandra GREEN
Travel Writer/ Journalist/ Copywriter/ Photographer
Slow Travel, Sustainable Travel, Devon, Cornwall, Somerset, Dorset. Nature-based Tourism, France travel, Family Travel, Road Trips, Campervan Holidays.
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.
Journalist and broadcaster, BBC FOOC, Editor-at-Large, The Hotel Culture, monthly contributor - Forbes Entrepreneurs
TV; radio; Middle East; Iran; Africa. BBC From Our Own Correspondent, Editor-at-Large, The Hotel Culture, monthly contributor - Forbes Entrepreneurs
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.
Travel writer / Editor / producer
Culture Food & Drink Slow Travel; Cultural & Heritage travel particularly in Italy & the Middle East; sustainable independent travel; adventure travel & safaris in north east and southern Africa; extensive experience & knowledge of all areas of Italy; skills include print & online writing (with photography) podcasts & some videography experience.
Group editor / travel writer
Food & Drink Hotels Spas; Israel; USA; Tunisia; Mallorca; Poland; UK; wine regions; hotels; spas; restaurants.
Freelance travel writer
Self-catering; canalling; family holidays; holistic holidays
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.

Freelance travel writer
Cruising Walking Hiking & Trekking; Cruising; boating; hiking.
Editorial director
Adventure Travel, Golf, Hotels, Safaris. Editorial Director at BMI Publishing - Selling Travel (Travel Trade Publication of the Year 2015 and 2016)
Rebecca HAY
Freelance journalist
Family travel / old-fashioned in-depth articles / European Cities of Culture / Slow Travel / Great Britain / Europe / Americas
Freelance broadcaster / writer
Eco Tourism; Radio and audio; consumer affairs and travel; ecology and tourism; Europe off the beaten track; northern England (especially Yorkshire); Re-using and supplementing Legacy/Archive material particularly audio.
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.
Freelance travel writer
Conservation Travel Eco Tourism Family Travel; Holistic Travel; eco-tourism; film sites; literary travel sites; San Francisco; Singapore; travelling with children; conservation; long haul; spiritual communities.
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
Jeremy HOARE
Freelance travel photographer / television cameraman, director and producer
Japan (especially Kyoto); Argentina; Chile; Australia; Cook Islands; Costa Rica; New Zealand; Panama; Tonga; Masterclass Workshops on Hollywood portrait lighting television camerawork and lighting techniques, photography / photographer, publishing, social media, blog
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
Freelance travel writer / broadcaster
History and politics of tourism; TV and Radio script writing
Lindsay HUNT
Freelance writer / editor
Hotels; UK; Spain/Canaries; central Italy; France; British and European hotels; guidebooks; travel health.
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
Travel writer / copywriter / freelance editor
Food & Drink Hotels Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Winter sports (especially skiing); dark tourism; France; Central and Eastern Europe (especially Poland Slovakia Moldova Bulgaria and Romania); Malaysia; Thailand; Australia; food (including travel with dietary restrictions); culture and art.
Freelance writer
Eco Tourism Safaris Wildlife; Safaris; wildlife and eco-tourism; Kenya; Tanzania; Botswana; Zambia; Spain; the West Country.
Culture, Fitness, Hotels, Spas, Travel, Consumer Issues
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.
Travel writer / editor / consultant
Adventure Travel, airline magazines, Broadcasting, City Breaks, Culture, Hiking, Hotels, Luxury Travel, Belgium (especially Flanders), France, Francophone countries (West Africa), Israel, Independent feature on Israeli wine, BBC Travel feature on adventure sports in Egypt, Condé Nast Traveler, The Telegraph
Travel writer / author / journalist
Literary Travel Motoring & Motor Home Travel Music Rail Travel; Areas of speciality also include Theatre and the Arts
Freelance presenter / broadcaster / writer / travel editor
Cruising Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Africa; skiing; cruising; family holidays; Greece
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
Travel writer / adventure travel journalist / outdoors writer
Adventure Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking; Adventure travel; outdoors travel; British travel; mountaineering; walking.
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.
Freelance travel writer / photographer
Culture Motoring & Motor Home Travel; UK; Europe; city/short breaks; motoring & motor home travel; activity holidays; walking; photography.
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;
Jonathan LORIE
Travel writer / editor / travel writing trainer
Culture History Wildlife; Cultural travel (especially history art literature architecture); Western Europe (especially France and Spain); Scandinavia; Africa; experienced trainer in travel writing and travel photography.
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
Specialist knowledge: France. Features for 50+ clients including newspapers / magazines / brands: city breaks, destination visits (all departments), luxury tours, camping, food & wine, expat life, every type of holiday in France, hotels, restaurants +++. Regular column: Living France Magazine, best-selling author, social media savvy (+250K followers), SEO savvy, editor No.1 independent France website
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.
Freelance editor / writer / lecturer / speaker / photographer - Honorary Life Member
Cruising; Illustrated travel talks; established cruise lecturer; guidebooks; cruising; city breaks; luxury travel; history; food and wine.
Travel writer / blogger / journalist
Family Travel Food & Drink Health & Wellbeing Hotels; Accommodation Culinary Travel City/Short Breaks Luxury Travel Spas Family Travel Caribbean USA Africa and UK.
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
Aviation History Rail Travel Transport; Blogging; social media; tech museums; battlefields; military history; scuba (Advanced PADI); sailing (Offshore Yachmaster); ski (intermediate).
Travel writer
Culture Cycling Eco Tourism Food & Drink Rail Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking; Hiking and trekking cycling holidays city break guides hotel reviews in-depth cultural (literature & traditions) explorations traditional food & drinks slow/sustainable travel options and tours wellbeing yoga retreats unplugged holidays
Travel writer / photographer
Cruising Culture Food & Drink Health & Wellbeing Hotels; UAE; North Korea; USA; USA road trips; driving holidays; cruising; Ireland; London
Robin MEAD
Cruising. Travel history.
Travel writer / journalist / editor / blogger / broadcaster/ photographer
South America (particularly Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Easter Island, Ecuador and Uruguay); Central America (particularly Costa Rica and Mexico); India; Laos; Falkland Islands; South Georgia; Antarctica; Australia; New Zealand; Bali; adventure travel; eco travel; sustainable travel; food and drink; cultural travel; historical travel; literary travel; hiking/trekking; wildlife; guidebooks; podcasts
Charlotte METCALF
Travel writer / film-maker / editor / author
Art Family Travel; Africa; travelling with a child; Italy
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 & Motor Home Travel Music Walking Hiking & Trekking; Great Britain (especially the Cotswolds); Europe; camping caravan and motorhome travel; walking; family travel; food and wine; gardens; self-drive tours; music; country life and the countryside.
Freelance travel writer / guidebook writer / photographer
Slow Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking Wildlife; Slow travel; independent travel; cultural travel; walking; East Anglia (Norfolk and Suffolk); wildlife (especially birds); Central Asia (especially Kyrgyzstan); Balkan region (especially Serbia)
Freelance travel writer / Travel blogger / Guide book author
Food & Drink Hotels Slow Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking; Canary Islands (especially Tenerife); Slow Travel (especially in Europe); hiking in Europe (Canary Islands extensively Germany (Bavaria) and Portugal considerably); restaurant reviews; hotel reviews.
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.
Freelance writer / editor
Adventure Travel Food & Drink; Adventure travel (hiking mountaineering cycling); UK outdoors; food and drink; world music; South America; Canada; pubs.
Freelance travel writer and photographer
Northumberland, wildlife, over 50s travel, adventure cruising, expedition cruising, cruising undersail, overland expeditions, COAST magazine, Birdwatching, Farne Islands, islands, walking, trekking.
Travel Writer / Photographer
Culture Over-50s Travel Spas; Thailand (culture lifestyle and politics); New Orleans; Spain (virtually everywhere); Italy (especially Sicily); France (canals and battlefields): Gothenburg; South-east England (especially Isle of Wight); Northern Ireland.
Freelance travel writer and photographer
Aviation Wintersports (skiing snowboarding etc.); Aviation; skiing; the US; Australia; the Caribbean; Asia/Pacific; consumer protection issues.
Anthropologist and writer
Adventure Travel Music; Scandinavia (Norway Finland Greenland); South Asia (Nepal India); New York; Los Angeles; the Arctic; adventure travel; food; music.
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.
Freelance writer /blogger/travel editor
Family Travel Food & Drink Hotels; Family travel; hotels; self catering; celebrity travel; food and drink; literary/film sites; luxury travel; skiing
Travel writer / author / broadcaster
England, Wiltshire, Great West Way, Scotland, North Coast 500, Highlands, Hebrides, Spain, Balearic Islands, Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza, Canary Islands, Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, El Hierro, La Palma, La Gomera, Australia, Tasmania, Sydney, Western Australia, rail, trains, food & drink, wine, hotels, luxury, spas, family, baby, walking, hiking, Times, Telegraph, Independent
Journalist / Photographer / TV producer / Reviewer / Author
Adventure Travel Food & Drink Music; Food and drink; wine; cookery; hotels; restaurants; adventure travel; cruises; music; culture
Michael PEDLEY
Travel and food writer
Food & Drink Travelling With Pets; France; India; Morocco; Tunisia; Australia; South-East Asia; food and drink worldwide; consumer protection; staying healthy abroad; travelling with dogs.
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.
Travel writer / broadcaster / public speaker
Disabled Travel Hotels Literary Travel Music Rail Travel Self-Catering; France (especially Languedoc and the south Lille and the north); arts/music; travel and tourism for the disabled; vegetarian travel; festivals; city breaks; broadcasting (radio); guidebooks; self-catering/villas.
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 Archaeology Motoring & Motor Home Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking; Italy (Umbria); Middle East; Motoring (adventure self-drives); North Africa; England (Cumbria Northumberland); West Africa; Western Australia
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
Alison RICE
Freelance broadcaster / editor / speaker / writer
Eco Tourism Sustainable Travel Travel Consumer Issues; Television; radio; media training; public speaking; consumer issues; tourism issues; UK tourism; responsible tourism; mass market tourism; social tourism.
Creator of audio guides
Cruising; Caribbean; European cities. Freelanced for the BBC as a reporter from 1970 until 2011; Western Mail, Sunday Times.
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.
Travel writer / photographer / editor
Motoring & Motor Home Travel; Northumberland; France; Borders; inland waterways; Scotland; camper vans; car ferries;camp sites.
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.
Broadcast media presenter / travel editor
Adventure Travel Cruising Outdoor Activities Weddings; TV and radio presenting (both live and recorded); interviewing public speaking and hosting; strong networks and networking; best value and good practice in the travel industry.
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
Gabrielle SANDER
Travel writer
Food markets piece, interview and cruise review for The Telegraph, Gavi and Penzance city guides for Food and Travel, hotel reviews for Forbes Travel Guide, The Arbuturian, gourmet travel, city guides
Freelance photographer / travel writer. Author of books on Dubai, Jordan, Jamaica and Bermuda
Adventure Travel Over-50s Travel; Photography; Dubai; Jamaica
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 editor / writer
Aviation; Tour operating and retailing; aviation; cartoons
Jeremy SEAL
Freelance writer; TV presenter
Family Travel Walking Hiking & Trekking; Turkey; conservation and ecology issues; walking/trekking; travel with children; canals conservation.
Melissa SHALES
Freelance writer / editor / researcher/ trainer - Honorary Life Member
Culture Disabled Travel Over-50s Travel Rail Travel Safaris; Africa (east and south; safaris); France; Italy; Turkey; disabled travel; rail travel; history; teaching writing (travel creative non-fiction and TESOL); editing (project sub-editing and proof-reading); academic study of travel writing.
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
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 blogger
Food & Drink, Hotels, Weddings. Founder and writer for the blog SilverSpoon London.
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 writer

Aviation Business Travel Hotels; Business travel; airlines; hotels; conference-and-incentive travel; rail
Freelance travel and outdoor writer / author / editor
Archaeology History Walking Hiking & Trekking; UK (especially national parks and Peak District); USA and Canada (especially national parks); Ireland; Iceland; Scandinavia; walking; natural and human history; the great outdoors.
City explorer / travel writer / historian / photographer
Author publisher of the 'Only In Guides', city guides for independent cultural travelers, Berlin, Budapest, Boston, Edinburgh, Hamburg, Krakow, London, Munich, Paris, Prague, Seville, Vienna, Zurich. Regular contributor to Hidden Europe magazine and other print/online publications, extensive photo library.
Freelance journalist / travel writer
Adventure Travel Eco Tourism Outdoor Activities Walking Hiking & Trekking Watersports (sailing water skiing etc.); Surfing; Sailing; Diving; Environmentalism especially efforts to tackle marine plastic; Adventure travel including extreme activities accessible to amateurs; Tasmania; Croatia; Slovenia; Germany especially north and east
Travel writer
Bradt Guides, Wanderlust, Basque Country, Navarre, Azores, Vendee, North Cyprus, Cape Verde, San Sebastian, Bilbao, La Rochelle, Biarritz, Nantes, Minervois, Camino de Santiago
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.
Writer / Photographer - SATW reciprocal member
Adventure Travel Cruising Safaris Walking Hiking & Trekking; Cruise ships; solar eclipses; Alaska; California; Hawaii; MICE travel; volcano-viewing pedal-pushing panda-petting beer-swilling
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.
Gillian THOMAS
Freelance travel writer
Cycling Family Travel Over-50s Travel Self-Catering; France; Germany; UK; self-catering; skiing; canalling; cycling; walking; tennis holidays
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.
Paul Gwyn THOMAS
Travel writer / editor
Cruising Watersports (sailing water skiing etc.); Marine and boating lifestyle subjects; UK east coast and North Sea ports on the continent; the south coast of England (including the Solent and Channel Islands); Carribean; Mediterranean.
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.
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
Caribbean: Mustique for Ultratravel, Anguilla for Telegraph, St Barths for Daily Mail, Dominica for National Geographic Traveller, Jamaica for Mail on Sunday, St Lucia for Country Life. Aviation: weekly column for Daily Mail, Caribbean for Business Traveller. Wildlife: Tanzanian chimps for Financial Times, Falkand Islands for Financial Times, Antarctica for National Geographic Traveller.
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
Editor, sub-editor, reporter and feature writer for golf magazines. Asia, Australasia & The South Pacific, Caribbean, Europe, Americas, UK. Women & Golf, Calibre, Atlantic Golf, The County Golfer and Arnold Palmer’s Kingdom.
Travel writer / author / photographer
Family travel, teenage travel, youth travel, sustainable travel, eco travel, covering all of USA, Los Angeles, California, New York, Portland, Oregon
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.
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.
Food and travel writer
Food & Drink Hotels Walking Hiking & Trekking; Food restaurants and chefs; hotels; walking; countryside and outdoors; family travel; overseas travel; days out; restaurant and hotel reviews; guidebooks; UK (including northern England and Yorkshire).
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.
Deirdre VINE
Freelance editor / writer
Cruising Eco Tourism; France; Italy; West Indies; UK; cruises; family holidays; eco travel; editing.
Freelance travel writer
Cruising Hotels; Nord-Pas-de-Calais; Kent; Holland; Madeira; Tenerife; cruising; hotels; pousadas of Portugal.
Freelance travel writer / broadcaster / editor
UK; USA (especially New England Chicago Florida); Canada (especially British Columbia / BC, Quebec, Ontario, Alberta, Atlantic Canada); France (especially western/Pays de la Loire); Austria; Germany (especially south-west Saxony-Anhalt Thuringia).
Chrissie WALKER
Owner, writer and photographer / Dame d’Escoffier (2nd Vice President)
Cuisine Digest (print) feature on Portuguese Food, Cuisine Digest (print) Chef Interviews, Timeless Travel (print) feature on Japanese Temples, Online articles on Mauritius, Thailand, Holland, art, spirits, wine, food, specialism food, drink, cruising, photography, Asia, chef interviews
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.
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.
Keith WARD
Freelance writer / reporter / journalist
Ferries Food & Drink Hotels Motoring & Motor Home Travel; France; North of England; Eire; USA; Australia; New Zealand; Spain; Motoring
Travel writer / Author
Adventure Travel Family Travel Food & Drink; Hong Kong; Macau; China; South-East Asia; Melbourne and the rest of Australia; culinary adventure family and luxury 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.
Travel writer / travel editor (c)
Aviation Cruising Ferries Hotels Self-Catering; Hotels; ferries; air travel; yachting; self-catering; USA.
Freelance travel writer
Aviation Cruising Golf; Thailand; Egypt; Malta; France; Portugal; Channel Islands; Gibraltar; Poland; Sri Lanka; Australia.
Freelance travel writer / editor
Adventure Travel Cruising Horse riding; Ocean river and canal cruising; adventure travel; horse riding; long-haul travel; city/short breaks; coach travel.
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.
Wellness travel, wellness resorts & destinations, Medi-spas, indigenous treatments, holistic therapies, spa signature programmes. Features, reviews, news and trends. UK, Europe, North America, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, India, Thailand, Sri Lanka.
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 travel writer / author / broadcaster / publisher
Conservation Travel Eco Tourism Family Travel History Sustainable Travel; Travelling with children; historical themes; Nature and conservation; Lewis Carroll and Alice in Wonderland the off-beat and interesting.
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.