bio & contact
China Williams is a Baltimore-based writer specializing in travel and culture with a recent interest in travelling with kids after two successful trips to Asia with a toddler. She has contributed to numerous Lonely Planet guidebooks, including best-selling Thailand and Southeast Asia on a Shoestring . Other assignments have taken her to such diverse destinations as Malaysia, New York City, Sumatra, and New Orleans. She has worked on a handy and highly portable walking guide series for Chronicle Books and her articles have appeared in various magazines and newspapers.
China Williams grew up in South Carolina; earned a philosophy degree from St. John's College in Annapolis, Maryland; taught English in Thailand; and has previously worked as an editor for travel, geology, and health publications. Most days she is a full-time mom with travel writing as a side job and her two-year-old son as a sidekick.
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