Paul Shawcross

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Paul has penned city guides for Thomas Cook and revised and contributed text for several Michelin Green Guides. He has also authored pieces for in-flight magazines and coffee table books as well as articles for several leading periodicals including Living France, France Today and France Magazine. Recently Paul wrote a series of travel apps about the regions of France especially featuring Provence and the Dordogne. No longer available as apps they form the basis of some of the content you will find here on Bindu. While loving France and going back as often as possible, Paul travels widely in Europe and has visited just about all its countries over the years with the exception of Greece which is definitely on his list!

Posts by Paul Shawcross

You asked...we answered!

  • 1
    What is the most important thing you've learned from traveling?

    That everyone is different but underneath we’re all the same and that there is much more to unite us than to divide us.

  • 2
    What's your favorite mode of transportation? Why?

    The best mode of travel for me is the road trip. It may take much longer than other methods but you see so much more and can stop where and when you like!

  • 3
    What's your most exciting or surprising travel experience?

    Being transported by snowmobile through the forest on top of the Vercors Massif in French Pre-Alps.

  • 4
    What's the most underrated destination in your opinion?

    The beautiful coast of Northumberland in the North East of England