Phoebe is a freelance journalist. She mainly writes about walking and car-free travel, exploring on foot and by bus, train, and boat.
Phoebe grew up on the edge of the UK Midlands and spent decades walking the area’s wooded tracks, canal towpaths and grassy footpaths. She has written eleven guidebooks about different places in Britain and beyond. You can follow her adventures on Twitter @phoebetaplin or in The Guardian.