Jo Fitzsimons

Freelance Travel & Lifestyle Writer

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

Flashpacker Hostels: Redefining Communal Sleeping

Bed bugs, hair-ridden showers and unspeakable toilet facilities put¬†many solo travelers off the communal living style¬†associated with hostels. And in many of the pack-em-in doss houses that offer cheaper than … Continue reading

March 13, 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