Polly Evans

Polly Evans is an award-winning travel journalist and author. She has written five travel narrative books: It's Not About the Tapas, Kiwis Might Fly, Fried Eggs with Chopsticks, On a Hoof and a Prayer, and Mad Dogs and an Englishwoman, as well as the Bradt guide to the Yukon (winner of the British Guild of Travel Writers' award for Best Guidebook), and Northern Lights: A practical travel guide. She has written for newspapers and magazines including Wanderlust, the Times, the Sunday Times, the Independent, the Independent on Sunday, Condé Nast Traveller, BBC Wildlife Magazine and Food and Wine, while her radio documentary for the BBC World Service, The Other Guantánamo, won the British Guild of Travel Writers' Best Travel Broadcast award. Visit Polly’s website at www.pollyevans.com.