Award-winning travel writer, journalist, editor, and author of more than 40 Rough Guides and DK Eyewitness Guides to destinations across Latin America, South and Southeast Asia, Australasia, North Africa and Europe. Writes regularly for UK and international print and digital publications, including BBC Travel, Wanderlust, Adventure.com, and the Guardian. Contributor to the Rough Guide to Everywhere podcast, travel expert on BBC1’s How to Holiday Better, and guest on talkRADIO. Travel writing featured in eight anthologies. Latin America Bureau trustee. Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.