Tess Humphrys

Travel writer with a focus on China

About me

Having spent many years living in the country, I have written travel content about the People's Republic of China for a number of print and digital publications.

Published work

  1. Beautiful parks and snowy mountains in Chengdu, China
  2. A taste of Chengdu – the capital of China’s mouthwatering Sichuan cuisine
  3. Lonely Planet China (Travel Guide)
  4. Lonely Planet Shanghai (Travel Guide)
  5. DK Eyewitness China
  6. Peaceful and poetic: become one with nature in Hangzhou
  7. From dongpo pork to longjing tea: a foodie’s guide to Hangzhou
  8. Wanfenglin: An Undiscovered Alternative to Yangshuo
  9. Climate and Weather: Planning Your Trip to China
  10. A Cool Chinese Summer in Moganshan
  11. A Walking Tour of Tianzifang, Shanghai
  12. The Best Michelin Star Restaurants in Shanghai
  13. The Ten Best Cafes and Coffee Shops in Shanghai
  14. The Best Street Food Spots in Shanghai
  15. The Celebrity of Madame Chiang Kai-Shek
  16. Top Things to Do in Pudong, Shanghai
  17. 20 of the best food tours around the world
  18. Health, Happiness and Good Harvests: The Springtime Food of China
  19. China’s Buddhist caves: the enduring art of the Silk Road
  20. Canal life: a guide to China's most picturesque water towns
  21. 7 Reasons Why Macau is a Great Option for a Christmas Getaway
  22. From the dragon's well: tasting longjing tea in Hangzhou, China
  23. Beyond Beijing: six Chinese cities you need to know
  24. A backpacker’s guide to China: a one-month itinerary
  25. Big adventures on Little Liuchiu, Taiwan's largest coral island
  26. Garden to linger in: Suzhou's elegant classical Chinese gardens
  27. How to book and travel by high-speed train around China
  28. Lovely Lantau: secrets of Hong Kong's biggest island
  29. Glorious Gansu – At the centre of it all
  30. Las rutas más épicas de China en tren de alta velocidad
  31. China's most epic high-speed rail journeys
  32. Great walls of China: the Middle Kingdom's enduring city walls
  33. Shangri-la on two wheels: cycling adventures in Yunnan
  34. Getting my first hair cut in Ningbo

Contact me

Email me on t_humphrys@hotmail.co.uk to discuss how we might work together to create some fabulous content.

You can also find me on Twitter and LinkedIn.