Cambodia Begins at 40

Cambodia Begins at 40 Launches Today

Travel and lifestyle website Cambodia Begins at 40 launches today, 10 October 2022. Cambodia is a country that is constantly evolving as new venues open, off-the-beaten-track adventures emerge, new places are discovered and familiar haunts are redeveloped. With so much going on, it can be hard to keep track. That’s where Cambodia Begins at 40 comes in. […]

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Mark Bibby Jackson and elephant

Bibby Jackson Elected to Destination Mekong Board

Mark Bibby Jackson, founder of Travel Begins at 40, was elected to the Destination Mekong Board on 3 June, as an Executive Board Member. Bibby Jackson has been working closely with the regional destination marketing organisation for the past year, acting as editor-at-large for the forthcoming Mekong Stories publication. “It is an honour to be […]

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The Cheshire

The Cheshire, High Life North, Euronews Feature Bibby Jackson

The Cheshire and High Life North magazines and Euronews all published articles by Mark Bibby Jackson in August. Bibby Jackson wrote about which European countries should you consider visiting as travel re-starts for The Cheshire Magazine, and international destinations to consider for your next trip for High Life North. Euronews published Bibby Jackson’s article on […]

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Food Travel Talk TV

Bibby Appears on Food Travel Talk TV

Travel Begins at 40 editor Mark Bibby Jackson appeared on Food Travel Talk TV on 21 July when he was interviewed by the show’s founder and presenter Erik Wolf. Bibby Jackson talked on a plethora of subjects from his vast range of travel experiences, especially in Southeast Asia. He explained how he beleived that getting […]

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eXist : the Climate Friendly Travel Bulletin

Mark Bibby Jackson has been appointed editor of eXist : the Climate Friendly Travel bulletin by SunX Malta. The first issue was released on 1 July and featured an interview with Willem Niemeijer, founder of tour operator Khiri Travel, and CEO of YAANA Ventures.  In 2020, Bibby Jackson started a course in Climate Friendly Tourism […]

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London Begins at 40

London Begins at 40 Launched

With the UK capital slowly emerging from lockdown Mark Bibby Jackson, founder and editor of the website Travel Begins at 40 felt it was the perfect time to launch his latest enterprise, lifestyle website London Begins at 40 on 17 May 2021. The new website is the second in the … Begins at 40 portfolio […]

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Launch of Travel Begins at 40

Brand new travel website – – launched earlier this month (September 2017). The website, which unsurprisingly is focused at the 40 plus traveller, intends to specialise in travel articles and news stories from cultural tourism to homestays, adventure travel and eco-tourism.

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To Cook A Spider wins the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards for Cambodia

To Cook A Spider Scoops Gourmand Awards

Mark Bibby Jackson’s debut Cambodia novel To Cook A Spider has received international recognition at the prestigious 2016 Gourmand Word Cookbook Awards. The competition’s jury announced that To Cook A Spider was the national winner for Cambodia in the categories of Best Self-Published Book and Best Asian Cuisine Book, on January 10.

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