Stephen Liddell

Writer & author. Sci-Fi fan but avid historian & helping make dreams come true with Ye Olde England Tours private travel. Hardcore Backpacker!

Stephen Liddell is a writer, author and historian. He studied at SOAS in London University gaining amongst other things a Masters in International History and Politics and a love of other cultures.

A keen traveller he has backpacked Eastern Europe, North Africa and parts of the Middle-East as well as crossing the Sahara several times and sinking on the Nile which is bad as he can't swim.

When not writing, he runs private guided tours for his company Ye Olde England Tours and opens his home to travellers on Airbnb. When times allows he also agonises over the state of Newcastle United and the popularity of T20 cricket over Five day tests.

Stephen lives with his wife in Hertfordshire just outside London and longs to live somewhere remote. He is currently unconvinced of the merits of any major political party.

His books include Lest We Forget: A Concise Companion To The First World War. The Timeless Trilogy by KTF Press, Planes Trains and Sinking Boats, How To Get Rich Using Airbnb which has been featured on Bloomberg TV