A graduate of University College Dublin and former lecturer at Trinity College, Heinrich was for many years the Assistant Director of the Irish Institute at Athens. Resident in Athens, he is an active journalist, reporting on archaeological developments and has excavated throughout Europe. He has an infectious enthusiasm for the history, traditions, cuisine, music and modern culture of the area.
Specialised in the Neolithic period, he is interested in the dynamic interaction between natural landscape and human culture. An experienced and popular tour guide, he is also co-editor of the Blue Guide to the Aegean Islands.
Read all of Heinrich's blog articles here.