Mark Baker is a freelance journalist and travel writer based in Prague.

He has authored more than a dozen guidebooks on Eastern and Central Europe for publishers such as Lonely Planet, Frommer’s, and Fodor’s. He has also written for National Geographic Traveler magazine,,, the Wall Street Journal, Wanderlust, and many others.

Before embarking on a freelance career, Mark worked as a correspondent for The Economist Group, Bloomberg News, and Radio Free Europe.

When he’s not traveling, Mark teaches courses in journalism and Central European history at Anglo-American University in Prague.

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