Mónica R. Goya is a journalist and photographer specialising in travel, food and lifestyle work. She is based in London and has strong ties to her home region of Asturias in northern Spain. She is fluent in Spanish and English and can communicate in French and Italian. Prior to settling in London, she lived in Madrid and Paris. 

When she is not at work she tries to support the principles of Food Justice and she is a volunteer at Food First. She has a great interest in human rights, urban farming, food politics and sustainability.

Please feel free to get in touch for collaborations, commissions, assignments or just to say hi: monica@monicargoya.com


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Selected clients & collaborations

The Guardian / El País Semanal / Condé Nast Traveler / easyJet Traveller / Tapas magazine / Elle à Table Japan / The Gannet / Root & Bone / The Art of Plating / Suitcase magazine / Lodestars Anthology / In Clover magazine / SHOP magazine / Plate Selector / Norte / Comidas magazine / MOOD magazine / La Nueva España newspaper



Robert Schuman Journalism Scholarship. European Parliament, London/Strasbourg, 2011

Álvaro Cunqueiro Gastronomic Journalism National Award. Spain, 2009
[Project: With Our Hands ]



MA University for the Creative Arts. UK, 2010

BA (Hons) Universidad de Santiago de Compostela/Southampton Solent University. Spain/UK, 2008


Featured photography

L'Oeil de la photographie - Vos Photos de Vacances 2017

L'Oeil de la photographie - Vos Photos de Vacances 2016

L'Oeil de la photographie - Vos Photos de Vacances 2014

Instagram:  Need Supply Co. / Visit Denmark / Turismo de Asturias