Julia Hammond is an accomplished travel writer and a regular contributor to Hotels.com, The Discoverer, Trip Trivia and Travel Trivia. His writing credits also include articles for The Telegraph, BBC Travel, Sunday Times Travel Magazine, Mail Travel, Which ?, ZiNG and Morning Calm in-flight magazines, contributions to two Bradt anthologies and web content for tour operators and travel agencies such as Mundana. , Go4Travel and Just Go Russia. Occasionally, she contributes to tourism-related segments on her local radio station, BBC Essex. A former high school geography teacher, she has been a travel writer since 2014 and a member of the British Guild of Travel Writers since 2017. With a degree in geography and history, Julia has been obsessed with the place for as long as she can remember. . Her first trip, when she was 9 months old, was to Austria and she’s been getting angry ever since. These days, his passion is traveling to off the beaten track destinations, especially if it is going solo or taking a train. So far, she has landed 120 countries, but her wishlist is never empty. She has a particular fondness for Latin America since spending a transformative summer in Peru in her twenties and also for Iceland, where she married. Other notable trips include standing on the crater rim of an erupting volcano in Vanuatu, pulling out a llama for lunch on a platter of Argentine salt, and down a gold mine in Ghana. Julia firmly believes that the only limits in your horizons are the ones you set for yourself. She is happy just about anywhere, including in the salt marshes near her home in Essex where she walks her dog.