Author: Karen Bowerman

Karen Bowerman has written for National Geographic Traveller and the Guardian and presents travel films. She is the current (2013) recipient of the UK Travel Broadcast Journalist of the Year award.

Latest Posts

Reykjavik Elf School spills secrets of the 'Hidden People'

Reykjavik Elf School spills secrets of the 'Hidden People'

Never cross an elf and other lessons from Iceland's premier institution for identifying imaginary creatures
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Cycling around the world
Taking the long way home on two wheels is going to be tough. We're here to smooth the ride


Hello Kitty Chinese Cuisine dim sum
What happens when you merge possibly the two best things on Earth? Hello Kitty dim sum


American Southwest photo
A photo pro explains how to capture some of America's most famous landmarks while dealing the summer travel crowds