• "Brimming with well-told anecdotes with perfectly delivered punchlines...a must-read for anyone stepping on the Eurostar"

    The Daily Telegraph
  • "Vive le Simkins!"

  • "Insightful, charming and trouser-wipingly funny."

    Stephen Fry
  • "Simkins makes even the worst travel experience pleasurable. In fact, the worse it is, the better he gets."

    Michael Palin
  • "Funnier than Bryson"

    Michael Billington