Jo Fitzsimons

Freelance Travel & Lifestyle Writer

See the Luxury of the Maldives Before Paradise is Lost

Over 1,000 islands spread over 90,000 square miles make up the Maldives, one of the world’s most luxurious holiday destinations. Icing sugar sands skirted by bath warm waters coloured Crayola … Continue reading

September 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 5 Cities to See in Southeast Asia

For centuries the mysterious east has lured travelers to its exotic and enticing shores. If you are planning a trip to Southeast Asia, here are five of the best cities … Continue reading

August 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Spiciest Dish in the World (and How to Make it)

It is almost universally accepted that vindaloo is one of the world’s hottest curries. Add the world’s hottest chili, Naga Bhut Jolokia, and you have on your plate the spiciest … Continue reading

July 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

3 Asian Inspired Kosher Recipes

Ties between the Jewish people and the lands of Asia date back centuries, and even as far as the 7th century in China. Today, Jewish communities exist in India, Japan, … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to Make a Pad Thai in 5 Minutes

Pad Thai is one of the best-loved dishes exported from the woks of Thailand and now features popularly on menus around the world. Learn how to make your very own … Continue reading

January 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

Delicious Dumplings

Chinese dumplings have been a popular food choice for over 1,000 years and anyone who has tasted these heavenly delights will understand why. Known as jiaozi in Mandarin and gau gee or gow gee in Cantonese, … Continue reading

December 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

Delights of Delhi

  Like a scabby old dog, many backpackers shudder at the idea of Delhi, and it can be easy to see why, with its deep dirt, incessant horns blaring and … Continue reading

September 24, 2011 · Leave a comment