Freelance guidebook author/travel writer
Travel writer with 35 years of experience. Author of over 30 guidebooks to Europe (published by Insight Guides, Dorling Kindersley Travel Witness, the AA and Berlitz) and contributor to dozens of others. Studied modern languages and history of art at the University of Cambridge and spent six years at Holiday Which? magazine before becoming freelance. Specialist knowledge and passion for Portugal and Italy (guidebooks to the Algarve, Lisbon and currently Porto, and a dozen guides to Italy, mainly northern cities and islands). Contributes to national magazines, online travel websites and occasionally to the national press. Keen interest in the arts.
Travel Categories: Accommodation, Art, Food & Drink, Literary Travel
Regions: Italy, Mediterranean, Netherlands, Portugal, United Kingdom
Skills: Guidebook Writing
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