Carole French

Freelance travel writer / guidebook author / editor / photographer

BBC-trained journalist and former UK newspaper business editor. Experienced magazine editor. Author of best-selling guidebooks to Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Jordan and Morocco, together with UK heritage cities. Writer of travel features that embrace destinations’ culture and lifestyle, eco projects, archaeology, architecture, cuisine and attractions. Strong archaeology and architectural background. Author of online hotel reviews. Lives in Cyprus and expert on Cypriot culture. Greek speaker. Loves to revisit popular places and go off the beaten track. The Guild’s international members co-coordinator.

Travel Categories: Conservation Travel, Culture, Health & Wellbeing

Regions: Caribbean, Cyprus, England, Greece, Mediterranean

Recent articles

It’s 30 years since Petra in Jordan was added to the UNESCO World Heritage list and, as Carole French discovers, efforts to protect it and its communities remain as passionate as ever: Nothing quite prepares you for your first visit to Petra. … ..more
The first of an occasional series by Guild members based outside the UK. There’s  no need for the Greek crisis to ruin travellers’ anticipation of holidays there, says Carole French. She’s seen it all before…… The threat that Greece may default … ..more
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