Katie Gatens

Digital Editor, Atlas magazine

Travel, arts and culture writer with experience in both print and online media and a range of published articles in British Airways' High Life, The Club, ba.com, The Daily Mail, Grazia Daily, Countryfile magazine, The Debrief and lamono magazine

Ex Content Editor, British Airways High Life

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The Sunday Times

The 10 best cycling holidays for autumn

Pedal-powered journeys in Cornwall, on the Rhine, in Albania and more. By Katie Gatens

Icon by El País

Interview: Paul Weller

Profile and interview with Paul Weller for Icon, the men's monthly style magazine from El País newspaper

The Sunday Times

Party time: Europe's best autumn festivals

We’ve picked the ripest events of all flavours, from music in Reykjavik and dance in Paris to the wine harvest in Rioja and truffles in Piedmont

The Sunday Times

Tynemouth: Great British Break

Why? Tynemouth has got its groove back. Ten miles northeast of Newcastle (a 35-minute ride on the Metro), the gateway to the beaches of Northumberland fell from chic Victorian...

British Airways High Life

The uncertain future of Japan's Ama divers

Atlas by Etihad Airways

Abu Dhabi's movers and shakers

BA High Life

Unexpected Islands

With only a fraction of its 6,000 isles known to travellers, Greece is still one of the most under-explored places in Europe. Encountering a different side to the country, Katie...

BA High Life

The Travel Shelfie

The choice of reading can make or break your summer holiday. Here, novelists, fashion designers, musicians reveal what they're planning to pack.

BA High Life

The Mega Carta

To celebrate Magna Carta's 800th anniversary, and in the month of the general election, Katie Gatens asked influential thinkers to contribute one new rule that would improve...

British Airways High Life

The profile: Cillian Murphy

British Airways High Life magazine

The profile: Gemma Chan

Interview with 'Humans' star Gemma Chan

British Airways High Life magazine

The profile: Paul Dano

He was a mute teenager in Little Miss Sunshine and a villainous plantation worker in 12 Years a Slave. Then Paul Dano picked up a surfboard for his most challenging role yet as...

BA High Life

New Kids on the Style Block

When it comes to emerging talent, the London fashion scene is renowned, so who are the ones to watch? Katie Gatens asks some of the capital's leading talent to vote for the...

British Airways High Life

Five curious places to see art

Naoshima, Japan Docking into the port of Naoshima (accessible by ferry from Uno), you'll see the signature, speckled pumpkin by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. Rent an electric...

British Airways High Life

London as a Hub

British Airways High Life

London as a Hub



BA - The Club - The Executive Club

The Club - a digital travel magazine for members of the British Airways Executive Club. Inspirational travel tips, ideas and hints on how to travel smarter, written by some of...

British Airways The Club

My Club: Martin Parr

The globetrotting British photographer and Gold Executive Club Member reveals the highlights from a life in travel, from his fascination with the English seaside to his first...