Jo Fitzsimons

Freelance Travel & Lifestyle Writer

How to Date a Brazilian

Brazil is one super-sexy country, and if you’re hoping love is in the air during your visit, you should understand the cultural differences that can make or break a date. … Continue reading

January 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Caribbean Without the Cost: 5 Great Beach Spots in Latin America

There’s something about the colors of the Caribbean Sea that can hold your gaze until your eyes sting. Add sugar white sands, palms perfect for slinging up a hammock and … Continue reading

January 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Experience Real Costa Rica

There is something comforting about ensconcing yourself in a resort for the entirety of your vacation but making a break beyond the walls and getting off the beaten tourist track … Continue reading

December 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Escape the Caribbean Crowds: Isla Mujeres, Mexico

  With an ever increasing number of tourists heading to the holiday hotspots of Cancun and Playa Del Carmen on Mexico’s Caribbean coast it can feel like a challenge to … Continue reading

November 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Going Loco in Rio de Janeiro

With so many amazing places around the globe it can be hard to commit to one as your favourite. At least that was how I felt until I arrived in … Continue reading

September 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Backpacking to Isla Ometepe

    Off the beaten track – these four small words sit on every backpacker’s lips and are the very reason most people are inspired to travel. Sadly, getting away from … Continue reading

September 19, 2011 · Leave a comment