Jo Fitzsimons

Freelance Travel & Lifestyle Writer

Miyajima Island: Japan’s Shrine Island That Doesn’t Need Neon to Sparkle

In a country where the capital possesses a permanent neon blink and technology dangles at the end of every spare hand, taking the ferry out to Japan’s small island of … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Have You Travelled on Any of The World’s 10 Fastest Trains?

Whether you’re in a hurry or just get a buzz from watching the world pass by in a blur, the modern generation of fast trains is a travel pleasure. Here … Continue reading

August 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Travel Beauty Basics: Keep Packing Light, Beauty High

Packing light doesn’t mean you need to leave the promise of beauty at home. If you’re on a long term or adventure trip, a small, well-packed beauty bag means you … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Travel Wardrobe Essentials: Shoes and Bags

The female love for accessories is well established, and for many ladies trying to reduce a wardrobe of shoes and bags to a select few items can be taxing for … Continue reading

June 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why the Best of Hawaii Lies Beyond Oahu

With an exotic aloha spirit, a rich and fascinating native culture, and dramatic landscapes, the Pacific islands of Hawaii easily fit the definition of paradise, and for many people they … Continue reading

May 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Most Luxurious Ski Resorts: USA

The USA offers customer service like no other place in the world and the ski-resorts are no different exuding luxury at every turn. A place where boot warming and ski … Continue reading

March 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

How NOT To Get Mugged When You Travel

Let’s face it, nobody wants to get mugged but sadly it is a common occurrence. When you’re on unfamiliar territory, unsure of the safety risks of your location and have … Continue reading

March 2, 2013 · Leave a comment