Florence Derrick is a travel journalist and editor based in London.

Florence Derrick is a London-based travel writer and editor.

Florence writes for Conde Nast Traveller, Telegraph Travel, The Independent, Time Out, Mixmag, Fodor’s Travel, MailOnline, Metro, Roadbook and many more – as well as customer travel magazines at Ink, Cedar and Hearst. 

With a decade’s worth of experience in consumer, customer and trade travel media, Florence has held in-house editorial positions at Ink, Reach PLC and Waterfront Publishing. She has consulted for travel brands including Exodus Travels and produces content marketing for Skyscanner and others. Florence also looks after PR and marketing for adventure travel company Untamed Borders.

In 2020, Florence researched and wrote a DK Eyewitness London guidebook. She was shortlisted as Young Travel Writer of the Year at the 2020 Travel Media Awards, and ABTA Magazine under her editorship was shortlisted as Trade Magazine of the Year at the 2022 Travel Media Awards. Her areas of expertise are women’s equality, social impact and sustainability within the travel sector.