Jo Fitzsimons

Freelance Travel & Lifestyle Writer

Ten Drinking Games to Entertain you on your Travels

There is probably no other period in your life when you’ll have more spare time than when you’re backpacking. And when the sights have been seen, your book has been … Continue reading

November 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 Tips for Seeing Paris on a Budget

Snagging a cheap flight or making the most of the Eurostar’s cheap deals, getting to Paris can cost next to nothing. Seeing the city, however, can feel like another matter. … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to Sleep for Free

Travelling can be an expensive venture. Between day trips, eating out and getting around, it’s easy to rack up a big travel bill without thinking too hard about it. Add … Continue reading

October 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

New Low-Cost Airline Routes to Try in Autumn / Winter 2012

Year after year Europe gets more and more accessible as the UK’s low cost airlines open up new routes to new destination. If you’re looking for destination inspiration, here are … Continue reading

September 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Simple Self-Catering Meals

Self-catering breaks have the advantage of letting you stick to a budget while delivering the benefits of tasty home cooking. However, unless you plan on packing everything short of the … Continue reading

September 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Remembering Why We Travel

“This isn’t why I came traveling!” The words fell out of Jonathan’s mouth along with the lingering fumes of several whisky buckets*, one of which he was still consuming. We’d … Continue reading

September 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to Plan an Extended Trip in Central America (Part 2)

Part 2: From Honduras to Panama If you’re interested in planning an extended trip in Central America and have found this article, you may first want to check out Part 1, … Continue reading

August 22, 2012 · Leave a comment