I’ve written several articles for the Guardian newspaper.

guardian.co.uk/profile/henry-eliot

Quirky Guidebooks around the World

The best unusual city guides from around the world, featuring The Best Places to Kiss in Paris, Venice: Botteghe, Hidden New York, The Casual Cyclist’s Guide to Melbourne, The Delhi Walla, Copenhagen from Noma + Momondo, Weird Chicago and Prague: Artel Style.

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Beyond Lonely Planet

Top ten unusual city guides from around the UK. Featuring Herb Lester, a Bristol Cider Map, a Typographic Tour of Sheffield, an Exeter Mis-Guide, Aal Aboot Geordie, Literary Walks in Bath, Liverpool – In a City Living, Lost in London, The Pocket Guide to Oxford and The Local’s Guide to Edinburgh.

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Quick guide to Oxford

A whistle-stop tour of the best ways to spend time in Oxford.

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Oxford Map

I interviewed a number of Oxford residents about their favourite ways of spending time in Oxford, for a hand-drawn map of the city illustrated by Alex Green.

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Central Line

As part of London Underground’s 150th Anniversary celebrations, I wrote about unusual things to do near Central Line stations.

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Curiocity: Celestial London

An extract from the Celestial London map in Curiocity Issue C, with photos and videos.

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The Waste Land

An account of Curiocity’s group reading of TS Eliot’s The Waste Land with photos and audio clips of Eliot reading the poem.

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The Canterbury Tales

A multi-media account of my 2012 recreation of The Canterbury Tales, with photos, audio clips and videos.

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