Paul Beston

Paul studied Ancient History at King’s College, London. Alongside lecturing posts at King’s and Royal Holloway in London, he acted as an historical adviser for HBO’s Fire from Heaven. He spent over a decade teaching Classics in Hertfordshire before being lured away from academia to join Peter Sommer Travels as a full-time member of staff and tour guide. He has a lively interest in all periods and regions, but a particular passion for Late Antiquity, Roman Britain and the Near East.