David Joseph Constable is a freelance writer and restaurant critic who uses the byline David J Constable.
He writes for a wide range of national magazines and newspapers and is a prolific travel journalist. His writing has been published in Tatler, Condé Nast Traveller, The Sunday Times, The Independent, Metro, Mail Online, Food and Travel, Escapism, Foodism, Port magazine, Suitcase, Civilian Global, Waitrose Food and Jamie Oliver magazine - among others.
His travel writing regularly details his immersive experiences, during which he often travels alone, journeying through unfamiliar territory. He has written across a variety of subjects, including the rise of botox and cosmetic surgery in Beirut; interviewing the residents of Las Vegas and those inhabitants who call "Sin City" home; competed in sports against the indigenous tribes of Tahiti and French Polynesia; dived for pearls in Bora Bora; sailed against world-class opposition in La Route des Princes; cycled in the Tour de France; travelled along the Gambian River through Gambia and Senegal; taken on the skilled youths of Capoeira in Brazil and re-traced the footsteps of Bruce Chatwin in exploring Patagonia.
David is currently working on his first book, a collection of travel assignments titled, Cowboys on the Move: Collected Travel Writing, 2011-2016. He lives in London and spends much of his year travelling.