Tom Masters

Tom Masters is a Berlin-based travel writer working closely with Russia, the former Soviet Union and the extended remnants of the communist world. Having started his career as a print journalist at The St Petersburg Times in Russia, he has subsequently worked in radio for the BBC World Service and as a documentary producer for the BBC, Discovery Channel and History Channel as well as writing dozens of books about some of the world’s least visited places for Lonely Planet.

From Pyongyang to Vladivostok: my journey across North Korea’s secretive border with Russia

From Pyongyang to Vladivostok: my journey across North Korea’s secretive border with Russia