Our Authors

Vacation Work don't choose their authors lightly! From dodgy hotel rooms to travelling the globe on cruise ships, they are an experienced bunch.

Read about our authors:

Simon Calder

Author of some of Vacation Work's best-selling travel guides, the one-time holder of the record for hitch-hiking from Land's End to John O'Groats is now the Travel Correspondent for The Independent. Simon is also one of the regular contributors to BBC 2's The Travel Show and presents 747, a weekly travel slot on BBC Radio Five Live.


readers comments

Vaughan Temby from Cornwall, on Xmas card

"Many thanks for all the inspiration which has led me overland from Europe to Asia via India and back home again via Mongolia and Russia. It's nice to be home again - at least for a while."