Phoebe Taplin is a freelance journalist and writer. She currently specialises in culture and travel, especially walking, book reviews, theatre and art.
She is the author of four seasonal, walking guides to Moscow and a guidebook to Henley on Thames. Her articles have appeared in the Guardian, Telegraph, Sunday Times Travel Magazine, Moscow News, Washington Post, New York Times and numerous other newspapers and magazines.
Phoebe grew up in Oxfordshire, has lived in Delhi, Berlin and Moscow and travelled widely. She now lives near London with her husband and two children.