Justin Kavanagh

Editor, Author

Justin Kavanagh is the editor of the National Geographic Traveler: Ireland 5th Editionguidebook. Justin grew up in County Wicklow, the “garden of Ireland.” He studied English literature and philosophy at University College Dublin before leaving his homeland to work in London, Tokyo, Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington D.C. Justin’s career in journalism began at the Irish Press in Dublin, and he has written widely on current affairs, culture, and sport for The Globalist online magazine (Washington, D.C.), The Independent(London), 90:00 (San Diego), The Title (Dublin), and In Dublin magazine. Justin was an editor for National Geographic International Editions, which publishes magazines, books, and other media in more than 35 languages; he was also a senior editor for National Geographic Travel Books.