Print and Web

MAGAZINES

In the past I have written for a wide range of publications that include Outdoor Photography,Photography Monthly, Discover India, Scottish Memories and Backpacker magazines (To read my article about cycling in southeast Serbia - Balkan Backroads online click here).

I am a regular contributor to hidden europe magazine

Issue 5 (November 2005) Looking for the Locksmith - The Tito trail in Belgrade
Issue 7 (March 2006) Novi Pazar in southwest Serbia
Issue 9 (July 2006) The Georgian Military Highway
Issue 11 (November 2006) The Karaim of Trakai, Lithuania
Issue 13 (March 2007) Vojvodina: two communities in the Banat
Issue 17 (November 2007) La Via de la Plata in Spain
Issue 19 (March 2008) Eggs Galore - The Pysanka Museum in Kolomiya, Ukraine
Issue 21 (July 2008) Both Sides of the Dniester: Moldova
Issue 23 (November 2008) Istanbul's Western Districts
Issue 25 (March 2009) Reading the Stones in Famagusta, NorthCyprus
Issue 27 (July 2009) The view from the fortress: Akhaltsikhe, Georgia
Issue 29 (November 2009) Crete: the landscapes of Lasithi
Issue 30 (April 2010) Heavenly visions: the painted monasteries of southern Bukovina
Issue 32 (November 2010) Where empires collide: Zemun, Serbia
Issue 34 (summer 2011) Where cultures meet: Kazan
Issue 35 (winter 2011) Ukraine's Bukovina region

Click here (and scroll down a page) to read Tales from the Pannonian Plain: Two Communities in the Banat (Acrobat Reader required)
-- or here to read The High Road to the Caucasus: Exploring Georgia's Military Highway (Acrobat Reader required)

Other magazine features written (and usually photographed) by me are listed below:

Real Travel magazine
May 2008 Balkan Heartbeat - City break in Belgrade
June 2009 Iran through the back door

JetWings inflight magazine for Jet Airways
Brahmaputra Dreaming July 2008. View online here (pp.74-82)
Discovering Dhaka November 2008. View online here (pp. 114-122)

Geographical March 2009 Bridge Over Monsoon Waters, an article on the Living Root Bridges of Meghalaya. Read it here

Walk the magazine ot the Ramblers, Summer 2009 The Janapar Trail, an article about walking the long-distance Janapar trail in Nagorno Karabakh, a formerly war-torn and still unrecognised Caucasus territory thats officially remains part of Azerbaijan despite its Armenian population. Read it here

Discovery Channel Magazine August 2009 Living Bridges

Discover Britain (formerly Heritage magazine)
May 2010 Lost ports and secret sands
September 2011 Broad appeal

Russian Life
Sept/Oct 2010 By the Shores of Issyk-Kul
July/Aug 2011 Conflict in the Caucasus

Wizz magazine Dec 2010/Jan 2011 Istanbul Treasures Read it here

Serendib, the magazine of Sri Lankan Airlines May 2011 Down by the Water:Dhaka Read it here

Odyssey magazine autumn/winter 2011 Ten degrees of latitude

Sunday Times Small ship cruising supplement, October 16, 2011 A voyage around our beautiful islands

WEB
TripSketch Belgrade Nikola Tesla airport profile
Columbus World Travel Guides Updates for Serbia, Turkey, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bangladesh and Hungary country guides, Belgrade, Moscow and Istanbul city guides, Cochin and Mumbai cruise guides
Bmi Destination guides to Baku, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan
Perceptive Travel magazine Both Sides of the Water: Two Faces of Kyrgyzstan's Lake Issyk Kul
Bradt Serbia 2008 update
Lviv at First Sight for vtravelled.com , Virgin Atlantic's site

BLOGS
East of Elveden
, my blog on hidden places, secret histories and unsung geography from the east of England and beyond
Commonsense and Whiskey Blog from Esfahan, November 2008
Commonsense and Whiskey
Travel blog, January 2009
Walkedandwalked Blog from Bangladesh
Tim Leffel's Cheapest Destinations blog World Cup of Travel: England vs USA, June 2010

World Music
I am a regular world music reviewer for Perceptive Travel webzine
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, September/October 2008
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, March 2009
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, August 2009
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, January 2010
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, April 2010
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, July 2010
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, December 2010
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, March 2011
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, July 2011
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, September 2011
Perceptive Travel World Music reviews, December 2011