Tom O’Malley is a writer and content creator living in Beijing. He has over a decade of experience publishing magazines, books, and bespoke creative projects for global clients.
Tom specialises in travel, food, lifestyle journalism and China / East Asia. He writes books for Lonely Planet, and is currently working on the Mongolia (8th edition) and Trans-Siberian Railway (6th edition) guides.
Leaving London for China in 2008, Tom swapped a Financial Crisis for nine percent GDP growth, beans on toast for zhajiang mian, and Typhoo tea bags for tieguanyin.
In his free time, you'll find him wandering the wild watchtowers high up in Beijing’s northern mountains.
All photos the work and © of Tom O'Malley (apart from this one, which is by Liz Phung).