Stanley Stewart

Stanley Stewart is an acclaimed travel writer with over two decades of experience writing for publications on both sides of the Atlantic. He is a regular contributor to The Sunday Times and The Daily Telegraph, where his work has won numerous awards, including Travel Writer of the Year on six occasions. Stanley is the author of three travel books: “Old Serpent Nile,” “Frontiers of Heaven,” and “In the Empire of Genghis Khan.” The last two books both won the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award, in 1996 and 2001, respectively. He also serves as a contributing editor at Condé Nast Traveller (UK) and has written hundreds of articles for outlets like The New York Times, National Geographic, Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, BBC, and more. Stanley was born in Ireland, grew up in Canada, and has spent most of his adult life in the UK. He has also lived in the U.S., China, Egypt, India, and Italy. He now divides his time between Dorset in the UK and Rome.

• 25+ years of experience as a travel writer
• Won the prestigious Thomas Cook Travel Book Award twice
• Won the Benjamin Franklin Award
• Frequent contributor to The Sunday Times, The Daily Telegraph, and Condé Nast Traveller

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