About the Author

Val Mansfield
Blurbarian Since December 2008
Name Val Mansfield
Location Chiang Mai, Thailand
Gender Male
My Occupation Civil Engineer
My Bio I am a New Zealand born Engineer who has spent most of my life in Asia, arriving in Hong Kong in June of 1971.

I have travelled extensively, both on business and for pleasure, and to date I have lived in five countries and have visited a further thirty three, many of them more than once.

My wife, Poolsuk, who graces many of the photos in my travel books, and I now live in Chiang Mai, in Northern Thailand.