Helen Griffiths, a linguist with a travel background, has worked in tourism for many years. Her love of languages and travel combines with a keen eye for the quirky and unusual. She likes delving into the history and culture of places and has a sybaritic interest in good food and wine. With her camera she takes pictures and with her mind she captures impressions. She is completing an MA in Creative Writing and works as PA to an international director of a leading Chinese wine and spirits company.