James Taylor

James is a Canberra-based travel writer who has explored extensively up and down the east coast of Australia. He honed his writing in Europe working for various magazines, websites, and tourism bodies, and has since returned to Australia with his newfound skills and turned his eye again to his own backyard. James lived in Reykjavik, one of his favorite places in the world, for three years.


  • Degree in Tourism Management, University of Canberra
  • Author of Pocket Precincts: Reykavik and Guide Book Update for Bradt Travel Guides
  • Certified Specialist – Inspired by Iceland