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Lola Akinmade Åkerström

Author and photographer
An award-winning author and photographer, Lola explores culture through food, tradition and lifestyle for high-profile publications such as National Geographic Traveller (UK), The Guardian and Lonely Planet, among others. She’s collaborated with many well-known brands — from Mercedes-Benz and Dove to Intrepid Travel and National Geographic. Lola won the Society of American Travel Writers’ 2018 Travel Photographer of the Year Bill Muster Award and her photography is represented by National Geographic Image Collection.