Barbara Ireland, a writer and editor based in upstate New York, is a former deputy Travel editor and deputy Op-Ed page editor at The New York Times. While on the Times staff, she commissioned and edited many travel articles and wrote a few herself. She is a graduate of Cornell University and was a John S. Knight journalism fellow at Stanford University.
"Barbara Ireland introduces us to new facets of some of the most beautiful cities in the world... a gorgeously illustrated collection which mixes the authors' subjective itineraries with sublime photography. An indispensable book for all budding adventurers."