There’s a one word answer to the question of what made me become a travel writer;
Newport – as in Monmouthshire, South Wales. I spent the majority of my first 19 years
in Newport, with an all-
Does that help you to understand what drives my passion for travel?
I had my first travel article (about my travels to, from and in New Zealand) published
when I was just 10-
I trained as a news journalist with Thomson Regional Newspapers and worked for a large number of newspapers and magazines all over the UK and in Australia.
As a travel writer, I produce features for a wide variety of publications, in the
UK and overseas. I specialise in in-
I am also the travel editor of MMM The Motorhomers’ Magazine, the UK's number one motorhome magazine and, in that role, present and produce – mostly with Robin Weaver – inspiring travel films for Motorhome TV.
ADDENDUM; Ironically, having spent all those years trying to escape from Wales, I now enjoy visiting Wales very much indeed. And I’m probably the only person to have been commissioned to write travel articles about Newport and its environs!
Thank you for visiting my website. If you are from Newport, I hope that you get the chance to escape now and again; if you are happy to be there, then you must be blessed with contentment.
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