• "He is a rare comic talent"

    The Times
  • "A very funny writer, oozing with comic ideas"

    Daily Mail
  • "An absolutely cracking idea for a book; it's got history, eccentric characters, personal growth - and plenty of really good jokes"

    Time Out
  • "One of the classier writers of the humorous travel book... A very entertaining read"

  • "At last, a travel book that makes you think but also makes you laugh out loud"