Ron Emmons

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Ron Emmons is a British writer and photographer who is based in Chiang Mai, Thailand. He frequently writes or updates guide books, mainly on Southeast Asian destinations, for publishers like National Geographic, Frommer's, Rough Guides and DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, and also writes stories on travel and culture for international magazines, newspapers and websites.

Posts by Ron Emmons

You asked...we answered!

  • 1
    Do you prefer traveling alone or with a companion? Why?

    Alone, because then I can give my full attention to each new place and experience.

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

    Walking, because it’s the only way to take in new sights at leisure.

  • 3
    What is the most important thing you've learned from traveling?

    That I can never get enough of it.

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

    The Dong Van Karst Plateau Geopark in the extreme north of Vietnam; few people know about it…yet.