Escape London takes locals and tourists beyond the chaos and noise of London to places of retreat within easy reach of the city. It highlights the places that have become iconic escapes, the places that offer adventure, culture and culinary delights, as well as historic attractions and chocolate-box villages.
Yolanda Zappaterra is a London-based author, editor and researcher who has credits on more than 30 art, design and travel titles. She has been writing about architecture, art and travel for 20 years, and contributes regularly to leisure and lifestyle magazines and specialist art and design magazines, including Time Out, Blueprint, etapes and Design Week.
Kim Lightbody is an up-and-coming photographer specialising in food and lifestyle. She lives in Rotherhithe, London. www.kimlightbody.net