Brett Atkinson is based in Auckland, New Zealand, but frequently on the road for Lonely Planet. He's a full-time travel and food writer specialising iin adventure travel, unusual destinations, and surprising angles on more well known destinations. Craft beer and street food are Brett's favourite reasons to explore places, and he is featured regularly on the Lonely Planet website, and in newspapers, magazines and websites across New Zealand and Australia. Since becoming a Lonely Planet author in 2005, Brett has covered areas as diverse as Vietnam, Sri Lanka, the Czech Republic, New Zealand, Morocco, California and the South Pacific.
Street food, craft beer and emerging destinations.
Patagonia, San Francisco, Istanbul, Eastern Turkey & Southeast Asia