Paul Brummell

Paul Brummell

About this author

Paul Brummell is a career diplomat, who joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 1987. He has served as British Ambassador to Turkmenistan and to Kazakhstan (as well as non-resident Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan) and High Commissioner to the countries of the eastern Caribbean, based in Barbados. He is currently British Ambassador to Romania. He is the author of Bradt Travel Guides to Turkmenistan and to Kazakhstan, and in 2016 was awarded the CMG for services to British foreign policy. His wife Adriana Mitsue Ivama Brummell is an international public health expert who has worked in Brazil, the Caribbean and Europe. She is featured in Reflections of Romania, a 2016 anthology of photographs by expatriate women living in Romania.

Books by this author

Recent articles by this author

View all

Dracula destinations for you to get your teeth into

From the places mentioned in Bram Stoker’s novel to sites linked to the life of Vlad the Impaler, the real historical figure who served as an inspiration for the fictional count – if you're seeking serious Dracula tourism these are the best places in Transylvania to visit. 

Read more...