Freelance travel journalist, content writer, and host of the Travel Goals Podcast. I write for various media titles, including National Geographic, The Times, Lonely Planet, the Independent, the Mirror, Culture Trip, Bradt Guides and Reach plc titles. I'm also a freelance travel contributor for BBC Radio.
With its dramatic coast rising to spectacular mountains, plus pretty market towns and a trendy young capital city, there’s an embarrassment of riches for travellers to discover in Wales
Knowing how to get the best deals on flights can be the difference between booking that big trip or staying at home. But finding those elusive cheap flights is easier said than done, especially as air fares continue to rise.
Think the sunshine state is all theme parks, water rides and child-oriented beaches? It has all that, but much more besides for a sophisticated stay that happens to be family-friendly, too.
Powerful marketing tool or the root of all evil? Portia Jones considers the role of Instagram in 21st-century travel.
This west Africa country is home to rich equatorial rainforest and incredible wildlife, just waiting to be discovered by a new wave of intrepid visitors. But, Portia Jones asks: is Gabon ready to become a mass tourism destination?
Palm-fringed beaches, azure-blue waters and laid-back island vibes, the Florida Keys feel more like a tropical Caribbean getaway than part of the USA.