As a prolific travel and business writer, Bob Brooke has traveled to over 60 countries, covering such diverse subjects as living under terrorism in Northern Ireland, shopping in Hong Kong, travelling by train through Eastern Europe, discovering the Russia of the Czars, gallery hopping in Paris, and exploring ruins in Mexico. For the last 16 years he has explored Mexico, writing about and photographing its people, towns and villages, ruins and events.
His articles have appeared in many national and international publications, including Adventure West, Delta Sky, Business Traveller(UK), Hispanic Magazine and Travel Mexico. He also writes a weekly column on Mexico called “South of the Border.” In addition, he has written six books, one of which, Nelles Guide to Mexico, was published in five languages. Brooke is also the recipient of Mexico s prestigious La Pluma de Plata Award for excellence in travel writing, as well as Westin’s Real Award for excellence in journalism.