Journalist and novelist Maggie Alderson currently lives in Hastings on the south coast of England. She has also lived in London, St Andrews, and Sydney. Among her memorable work trips are Taipei for the launch of Taiwanese Vogue with Linda Evangelista, climbing a volcano on Maui, and a week in Las Vegas with a troupe of Australian male strippers. Her next trip is to a tourist-lite Canterbury. Follow her on Instagram @maggiealderson.