Jo Fitzsimons

Freelance Travel & Lifestyle Writer

007 of Bond’s Best Destinations

He may not look it, but James Bond turns 50 this year, or at least the character celebrates half a century on the big screen. Ian Flemming’s classic British spy … Continue reading

November 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

Winning Spas: 2012′s Most Luxurious Hotel Spas, Part II

The World Luxury Hotel Spa Awards are coveted by hotels around the world. If you’re looking for a spa that has been awarded this prestigious title, here are the winners … Continue reading

October 24, 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 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

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