â€œDonâ€™t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you travelled.â€ â€“ One Direction
I’m currently writing a book about Britain, having recently spent three months copying Bill Bryson. See:Â http://www.benaitken.com/bryson-revisited/
Otherwise, I’ve written shorter pieces for Travelbite.co.uk and The Portsmouth News. My ambition is to produce a nine-page spread about Weston-super-Mare for OK! Magazine.
Here’s a genre-defining piece about hitch-hiking to Copenhagen (38-39): http://edition.pagesuite-professional.co.uk//launch.aspx?eid=51036e8b-3904-4f40-9d24-2bfb660114e9
And here’s a piece about South Australia:Â http://www.travelbite.co.uk/holiday-ideas/2010/12/14/travel-blog-how-not-to-be-a-tourist