Christopher Somerville is one of Britain's best loved walking journalists and personalities. Somerville's 100 Best British Walks presents a personal selection of his best walks around Britain. Laid out by region, with over forty illustrations and area maps showing walk locations and easy-to-follow directions, this volume is a treasury of anecdote, observation and description, as well as a comprehensive guide to walking your way through Britain.
Christopher Somerville has spent a lifetime in search and celebration of wild places among the fields and woods, back hills, shores and upland wildernesses of Britain and Ireland.
He is the author of over thirty books, including the bestselling Coast and Coast: The Journey Continues, which accompanied the celebrated BBC2 series. He writes on walking and the outdoors for the Daily Telegraph, The Times, the Guardian and many other publications.