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Our consumer and trade topics

 


ACTIVITY & SPORT (see also ADVENTURE, SKI & SNOW and WALKING, HIKING, TREKKING)

Jane Cody - sailing, particularly Croatia (articles and pictures)
Siri Elise Dybdal - water sports, safari, activity holidays (articles and pictures)
Stuart Forster - bullfighting, bull racing, muay thai, cricket, rugby, football (articles, pictures)
Carole French - sailing (articles and pictures)
Solange Hando - trekking in the Himalayas (articles, pictures)
Abigail King - dance, marathon running, hiking/scrambling (articles and pictures)
David Leck - fitness, gym, boxing (articles)
Jack Montgomery - hiking, esp. Canary Islands and Spain (guides, articles, pictures)
Andy Mossack - golf courses worldwide (articles and pictures)
Tristan Rutherford & Kathryn Tomasetti - yachting, esp. Mediterranean (guides, articles, pictures)
Nicola Smith - activity holidays UK and Europe; skiing, golf, football, hockey, running, tennis (articles)
Emma Thomson - mountain biking, hiking (articles and pictures)

 


ADVENTURE & EXTREME SPORT (see also ACTIVITY, SKI & SNOW and WALKING & CYCLING)

Joe Cawley - adventure travel (articles)
Siri Elise Dybdal - adventure travel, wildlife encounter (articles and pictures)
Emma Thomson - mountain biking, hiking, expeditions (articles and pictures)
Sue Watt - adventure travel, esp. in Africa and Nepal (guides, articles, pictures)

 


ART, MUSIC, CULTURE (see also EVENTS & FESTIVALS)

Lorenza Bacino - many countries worldwide, esp. Italy (articles)
Sue Dobson - in E. Europe, esp. Russian ballet (articles and pictures)
Siri Elise Dybdal - music / culture worldwide, esp. Scotland, Norway (articles and pictures)
Carole French - architecture and film locations (consultancy and articles)
David Leck - art, music, culture of SE Asia (articles)
Wendy Mewes - history and heritage of Brittany (guides and articles)
Tristan Rutherford & Kathryn Tomasetti - architecture & art, esp. Mediterranean (guides, articles, pictures)
Andrew Sanger - Tenerife, Israel, French Riviera (guides and articles)
Duncan JD Smith -
hidden corners of Vienna, Budapest, Prague, Munich, Hamburg, Berlin (guides, articles, pictures)
Jennifer Walker - art, architecture and culture of C. and E. Europe, esp. Hungary (Budapest resident) (articles)

 


BATTLEFIELDS / WAR

Rebecca Ford - WW1 (articles and pictures)
Mari Nicholson - European and Asian war cemeteries (articles and pictures)

 


BUDGET TRAVEL

Annie Bennett - Spain (guides and articles)
Siri Elise Dybdal - (articles and pictures)
Carole French - Mediterranean, esp. Cyprus and Greece (guides, articles, pictures)
Suzanne King - worldwide (guides and articles)
Victoria Trott - Europe; train/bus/accommodation (articles and pictures)

 


BUSINESS TRAVEL

Gary Bowerman - (articles)
Carole French - Cyprus, Greece (articles and pictures)
Sarah Lee - worldwide (articles and pictures)

 


CAMPING/ CARAVAN / MOTORHOME (see also MOTORING/SELF-DRIVE TOURING)

NONE CURRENTLY LISTED
 


CHILDREN / FAMILY

Lorenza Bacino - many countries worldwide (articles)
Joe Cawley - young family travel, esp. Spain (articles)
Siri Elise Dybdal - Scottish cities (articles and pictures)
Carole French - Cyprus, Greece (guides, articles, pictures)

 


CRUISING

Marion Bull -  Mediterranean, Amazon, Caribbean, South Pacific (articles and pictures)
Lucy Daltroff - Mediterranean, Scandinavia, North Cape, Baltic, Bahamas (articles)
Jane Cody - Adriatic, Croatia (articles and pictures)
Sue Dobson - worldwide, inc. Greenland, Antarctica, Baltic, European rivers (articles, pictures)
Carole French - worldwide (guides, articles, pictures)
Sarah Lee - worldwide, esp. industry news (articles and pictures)
Louise Roddon - worldwide (guides and articles)

 


DESERTS

Marion Bull -  deserts specialist; from Sahara to Australia (articles and pictures)
Sue Dobson - Namibia (articles and pictures)
Carole French - Jordan, Egypt (guides, articles, pictures)

 


DISABLED

Marion Bull -  worldwide (articles and pictures)
Laurence Phillips - W. Europe, esp. France and UK (articles and broadcasts)

 


ECO-TOURISM/ENVIRONMENT ISSUES

Tim Bird - esp. Finland and the Baltic; India (books, articles, pictures)
Siri Elise Dybdal - eco-travel (articles and pictures)
Paul Farrugia - responsible travel worldwide (articles and pictures)
Rebecca Ford - eco/green travel and hotels (articles)
Stuart Forster - green travel issues, coastal/marine issues, etc (articles, pictures)
Carole French - Mediterranean, Cyprus and Jordan (guides, articles, pictures)
Solange Hando - esp. Gambia and Himalayas (articles and pictures)
Emma Thomson - homestays with tribal communities etc (articles and pictures)
Victoria Trott - Europe; rail/coach travel and green skiing (articles and pictures)
Sue Watt - responsible travel worldwide, esp. in Africa and Nepal (guides, articles, pictures)

 


EQUIPMENT AND LUGGAGE

Jamie Carter - technology specialist, lightweight travel, gadgets etc (articles and pictures)


EVENTS / FESTIVALS

Annie Bennett - Spain (guides and articles)
Tim Bird - Finland and the Baltic, India (books, articles, pictures)
Gary Bowerman - esp. China, Far East, SE Asia (articles)
Marion Bull -  France, Venice (articles and pictures)
Jane Cody - Croatia (articles and pictures)
Carole French
- Mediterranean, esp. Cyprus; Jordan, Dubai (guides, articles, pictures)
Abigail King - Spain (articles and pictures)
Marie Peyre - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Laurence Phillips - France, European festivals (guides, articles, broadcasting)

 


FOOD & WINE

Annie Bennett - Spain - resident (guides and articles)
Gary Bowerman - esp. China, Far East, SE Asia - lives in Shanghai (guides and articles)
Joe Cawley - Spain - resident (articles)
Donna Dailey - Spain, France, Portugal (articles and pictures)
Lucy Daltroff - worldwide (articles)
Siri Elise Dybdal - Scotland, Norway, Mexico, UK seafood (articles and pictures)
Stuart Forster - Indian and Oriental cuisines, Portugal, Germany/Austria (articles, pictures)
Carole French
- Mediterranean, esp. Cyprus and Greece (guides, articles, pictures)
Mike Gerrard - esp. chefs, wine, whisky, spirits etc (articles, interviews)
Olivia Greenway - worldwide, esp. vegetarian (reviews and articles)
Abigail King - esp. France and Spain (articles and pictures)
Suzanne King - worldwide (guides and articles)
Sarah Lee - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Jack Montgomery - esp. Canary Islands and Spain (guides, articles, pictures)
Marie Peyre - food and restaurants worldwide (guides, articles, pictures)
Tristan Rutherford & Kathryn Tomasetti - Italy, France (resident), Turkey, Croatia, Portugal (guides, articles, pictures
Gillian Thornton - UK and France (articles and pictures)
Victoria Trott - restaurant reviews (guides and articles)
Jennifer Walker - E. Europe, esp. Hungary (Budapest resident) (articles)

 


GARDENS

Rebecca Ford - UK and worldwide (articles and pictures)
Tristan Rutherford & Kathryn Tomasetti - N. Italy, French Riviera (articles)

 


HONEYMOONS

Carole French
- Cyprus weddings and honeymoons (guides, articles, pictures)
David Leck - esp. in SE Asia (articles)
Louise Roddon - honeymoons specialist; worldwide honeymoon travel/planning (reviews, guides, articles)

 


HOTELS / HOTEL REVIEWS

Lorenza Bacino - worldwide, esp. Italy (articles)
Annie Bennett - Spain (guides and articles)
Tim Bird - esp. Finland and the Baltic; India (books, articles, pictures)
Gary Bowerman - all of Far East and SE Asia (reviews, guides, articles)
Joe Cawley - worldwide, esp. Spain (articles)
Jane Cody - Croatia (articles and pictures)
Renata Parolari Fernandes - luxury hotels worldwide (articles)
Andrew Forbes - luxury hotels worldwide, esp. Spanish-speaking countries (reviews and articles)
Carole French
- worldwide (reviews, guides, articles, pictures)
Olivia Greenway - luxury hotels and hotel industry worldwide (reviews and articles)
Solange Hando - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Abigail King - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Suzanne King - worldwide (guides and articles)
Mari Nicholson - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Marie Peyre - hotels worldwide (guides, articles, pictures)
Tristan Rutherford & Kathryn Tomasetti - Europe-wide (reviews, guides, articles)
Nicola Smith - UK and worldwide (articles)
Gillian Thornton - UK and France (reviews and articles)
Victoria Trott - UK and Europe (
reviews and articles)

 


LUXURY TRAVEL  (see also CRUISING and SPAS)

Gary Bowerman - all luxury travel and accommodation (articles)
Lucy Daltroff - luxury spa hotels, Mauritius, Cyprus, Tunisia (articles)
Jacqui Currie - luxury resorts, hotels, rail journeys (articles)
Sue Dobson - luxury hotels, cruises, rail journeys (articles and pictures)
Renata Parolari Fernandes - luxury travel and hotels worldwide (articles)
Andrew Forbes - luxury travel and hotels worldwide, esp. Spanish-speaking countries (articles)
Rebecca Ford - spas, railway journeys, safaris (articles and pictures)
Carole French - worldwide travel, resorts, hotels and spas (guides, articles, pictures)
Abigail King - all luxury travel worldwide (articles and pictures)
Suzanne King - all luxury travel worldwide (guides and articles)
Sarah Lee - all luxury travel worldwide (articles and pictures)
Andy Mossack - luxury hotels (articles and pictures)
Mari Nicholson - worldwide luxury resorts, hotels, spas (articles and pictures)
Tristan Rutherford & Kathryn Tomasetti - hotels, spas, train travel, private tours (articles)
Nicola Smith - worldwide luxury resorts, accommodation, holidays and city breaks (articles)

 


MILLENNIAL TRAVEL / YOUNG ADULT



MOTORING / SELF-DRIVE TOURING (see also CARAVAN/MOTORHOME)

Siri Elise Dybdal - Scotland, Norway, USA, S.Africa (articles and pictures)
Andrew Sanger - rural touring throughout W. Europe, esp. France (guides and articles)


NATURAL WORLD - WILDLIFE

Lorenza Bacino - UK, Costa Rica (articles)
Tim Bird - Finland and the Baltic, India (books, articles, pictures)
Donna Dailey - wildlife, Crete, USA, UK (articles and pictures)
Sue Dobson - safaris and wildlife (articles and pictures)
Siri Elise Dybdal - nature reserves, wildlife/safaris (articles and pictures)
Rebecca Ford - safaris; also wildlife
of UK and Italy (guides and articles)
Solange Hando - esp. Gambia and Himalayas (articles and pictures)
Abigail King - safaris and endangered wildlife worldwide (articles and pictures)
Sue Watt - African safaris and wildlife conservation (guides, articles, pictures)

 


OVER 50s + BABYBOOMERS

Tim Bird - esp. Finland and the Baltic; India (books, articles, pictures)
Sue Dobson - worldwide, esp. European city breaks, cruising (articles and pictures)
Carole French
- worldwide (guides, articles, pictures)
Solange Hando - city breaks, painting/special interest holidays (articles and pictures)
Mari Nicholson - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Gillian Thornton - worldwide, esp. Europe (articles and pictures)

 


RAIL TRAVEL

Rebecca Ford - railway journeys, esp. UK, Italy (guides and articles)
Tristan Rutherford & Kathryn Tomasetti - high speed rail, European rail travel (articles)
Andrew Sanger - W. Europe; former editor of Rail Europe magazine (guides and articles)
Victoria Trott - Europe (articles and pictures)

 


SKI & SNOW

Siri Elise Dybdal - skiing in Norway (articles and pictures)
Nicola Smith - skiing, esp. resorts in Europe and the US (articles)
Victoria Trott - France (articles and pictures)
Arnie Wilson - worldwide ski specialist (guides and articles)

 


SPAS & WELLBEING

Catherine Beattie - spas worldwide - own spa website (articles)
Gary Bowerman - all Far East / SE Asia (reviews, surveys, articles)
Joe Cawley
- spas in Spain (articles)
Lucy Daltroff - spas worldwide (articles)
Renata Parolari Fernandes - luxury spas worldwide (articles)
Rebecca Ford - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Stuart Forster - esp. Germany, India, Portugal, Thailand, Tunisia (articles, pictures)
Carole French - worldwide spa and wellbeing centres (guides, articles, pictures)
Abigail King - worldwide, especially Europe (articles and pictures)
Suzanne King - worldwide (guides and articles)
David Leck - spas, health and fitness, esp. SE Asia (articles)
Mari Nicholson - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Nicola Smith - spas, health and fitness worldwide (articles)

 


SPECIAL INTEREST

Tim Bird - development issues, esp. Finland and the Baltic; India (books, articles, pictures)
Marion Bull -  gold panning, solo female expeditions, ancient civilisations (articles and pictures)
Jamie Carter - astro-tourism, dark-sky destinations, eclipse destinations etc (articles and pictures)
Siri Elise Dybdal - language learning holidays (articles and pictures)
Carole French -
UNESCO sites, architecture and interior design (guides, articles, pictures)
David Leck - singles/solo travel (articles)
Mari Nicholson - cargo ship travel, esp. in Far East (articles)
Marie Peyre - unusual hotels, restaurants, attractions, events; World Heritage Sites (articles and pictures)
Victoria Trott - language learning and yoga retreats (articles and pictures)

 


SUMMER MASS-MARKET

Joe Cawley - resident of Canary Islands (articles)
Jane Cody - Croatia specialist, resident (articles and pictures)
Sally Dowling - Spain, Florida, UK (articles)
Carole French - Mediterranean, esp.
Cyprus and Greece (guides, articles, pictures)
Solange Hando - Mediterranean (articles and pictures)
Andrew Sanger - Mediterranean resorts esp. Riviera, Costas, Greek islands (guides and articles)

 


TRAVEL HEALTH & INSURANCE

Robin Gauldie - travel insurance
Ben West - travel health, tropical diseases, travel insurance


TRAVEL NEWS

Phil Davies - news editor of travel industry news service www.travelmole.com (trade journalist)
Carole French
- Cyprus business and lifestyle (guides, articles, pictures)
Sarah Lee - worldwide cruising news (articles and pictures)
Laurence Phillips - France tourism, European festivals (guides, articles, broadcasts)
Andrew Sanger - Israel: tourism and resort news (guides and articles)

 


VEGETARIAN

Annie Bennett - esp. Spain (guides and articles)
Gary Bowerman - esp. China, Far East, SE Asia (articles)
Rebecca Ford - worldwide (articles)
Olivia Greenway - worldwide (reviews and articles)
Laurence Phillips - esp. France (articles, broadcasts)
Andrew Sanger - esp. Europe and Mediterranean (guides and articles)

 


VILLA/SELF-CATERING

Carole French - Mediterranean, esp.
Cyprus and Greece (guides, articles, pictures)
Solange Hando - esp. France and Mediterranean (articles and pictures)
Sarah Lee - worldwide, esp. timeshare (articles and pictures)
Tristan Rutherford & Kathryn Tomasetti - Croatia (guides and articles)
Nicola Smith - worldwide (articles)
Gillian Thornton - worldwide, esp. Europe (articles and pictures)

 


WALKING, HIKING, TREKKING

Annie Bennett - Spain (guides and articles)
Marion Bull -  UK, Europe, Africa (articles and pictures)
Donna Dailey - Crete, USA, UK (articles and pictures)
Rebecca Ford -
esp. UK, Italy (guides and articles)
Carole French - Mediterranean, esp. Cyprus and Greece (guides, articles, pictures)
Solange Hando - Himalayas, Isle of Man (articles, pictures)
Abigail King - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Terry Marsh - esp. UK. Organiser Isle of Man Walking Festival (guides, articles, pictures)
Wendy Mewes - Brittany
(guides and articles)
Jack Montgomery - esp. Canary Islands and Spain (guides, articles, pictures)
Nicola Smith -
UK and Europe (articles)
Emma Thomson -  (articles and pictures)
Sue Watt - esp. Africa, Europe, Nepal (articles, guides, pictures)

 


WINTER SUN

Joe Cawley - resident of Canary Islands (articles)
Siri Elise Dybdal - Mexico, Brazil (articles and pictures)
Carole French -
worldwide, esp. Cyprus, Jordan and the Caribbean (guides, articles, pictures)
Solange Hando - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Suzanne King - worldwide (guides and articles)
Mari Nicholson - worldwide (articles and pictures)
Andrew Sanger - Canaries, Eilat, Riviera, North Africa (guides and articles)
Nicola Smith - most winter sun destinations in Europe and Australasia (articles)

 


X-RATED TRAVEL

Laurence Phillips - red light, erotic attractions etc, esp. France (guides, articles, broadcasts)

 


YOUTH TRAVEL - includes Gap Year  (see also CHILDREN/FAMILY and BUDGET)


 


ZOOS AND ANIMAL PARKS (see also CHILDREN/FAMILY)


 


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