Jonathan Buckley first visited Italy in 1979 and has returned every year since. He has written Rough Guides to Venice and Florence. Mark Ellingham wrote the first Rough Guide - to Greece - and found his ideal landscape just south of Siena, but continues to live mainly in London.
"The definitive guide - look no further." Normane Haighton from Northumberland, UK, Amazon.co.uk February, 2001 "Down-to-earth guide with reliable recommendations." Vogue