John Harrison is an award-winning travel, history and fiction writer and an experienced lecturer who made his fiftieth trip to Antarctica at the end of 2014. He has rounded Cape Horn fifteen times. His other key area of interest is Latin America. Cloud Road: A Journey Through the Inca Heartland, was the 2011 Wales Book of the Year. Forgotten Footprints won the British Guild of Travel Writers best narrative guide book award of 2014.