Nick Inman was born in Yorkshire and graduated from the University of Bristol with a degree in politics. After having travelled widely he worked as a teacher and run an alternative arts festival before spending nine months with the Findhorn Foundation in Scotland. He settled in Spain and became a writer, photojournalist, translator and book illustrator. Subsequently he moved to London where he worked as a book editor. He now lives in France with his wife and two children. He is the author of the number of travel guidebooks, including A Guide to Mystical France published by Findhorn Press.