Jo Fitzsimons

Freelance Travel & Lifestyle Writer

Everything you Need to Know About Traditional Mexican Food and Drink

In 2010 Mexican Cuisine was declared of such vital important that UNESCO added it to its list of “intangible cultural heritage.” But I was way ahead of them. I’d put … Continue reading

September 25, 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

Top 5 Dive Sites Around the World

“I can only think of one experience which might exceed in interest a few hours spent under water, and that would be a journey to Mars.” – William Bebbe Marine … Continue reading

August 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Exquisite Villas in the South of France

The beauty of being in Europe is that you don’t need to travel very far to find the perfect holiday location. South of France has for many years been a … Continue reading

August 24, 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

Around the World in 80 Days

Part of what we love about indie travel is doing the abnormal.  Getting outside the box of the typical one and two week vacation.  In today’s Indie Flight Hacking article, … Continue reading

August 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to Plan an Extended Trip in Central America (Part 1)

Part 1: From Mexico to El Salvador. Central America is that slither of land connecting the mass of South America to the expanse of North America. It can be so … Continue reading

August 15, 2012 · Leave a comment