Richard Powell

Local Expert / Traveller

Richard Powell is an expat Canadian freelance writer/photographer. His articles and stories have appeared in local and international magazines and blogs. He also writes both fiction and non-fiction books. Richard’s history/travelogue of Stane Street in South East England was published in 2021. It combined his passions for photography, writing, research, and history. Drawing on his earlier life as an IT analyst, entrepreneur, curios shop owner, and publican, Richard is now applying his enthusiasm to writing on the island of Cyprus where he lives with his wife.

Stories from Richard Powell

Archaeological Sites, Mediterranean Flavours, and Beaches Galore in the Paphos District, Cyprus

People visit Paphos, Cyprus, for the sun and sea, but don’t overlook the history and outdoor recreation.

Exploring North Laine in Brighton

It may not have the glitz of the waterfront or be as touristy as the Lanes, but this is the heart and soul of Brighton.