All posts by Jade Jackson

I’m a writer, podcaster, and photographer. The first part of my life was mostly spent travelling, whilst pursuing the ultimate job that paid me to travel, inadvertently filling my life with travel. Writing brings me the greatest joy, as does capturing the money shot, that one image that tells an entire story. Subscribe to my travel-themed podcast, Travelosophy.

It’s not Just a Photo, It’s the Story of my Life

There’s a story behind each and every photo on my website, which ultimately tells the story of my life. Now you can own a piece of history.

Secrets from my Gap Year Diary

Keeping a diary might seem archaic, but a travel diary is the ultimate souvenir, here’s why >>

Protected: Secrets, from my Gap Year Diary

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Jade Talks Death

How often do you think about dying? According to the Bhutanese, you should do so 5 times a day.

Travelosophy #7 – Philippines

You can’t argue with a tourism slogan like “It’s More Fun in the Philippines.”

Jade Talks Clouds

When your feeling blue, look up, and be awestruck by the beauty found in clouds.

Jade Talks Water

Water is essential to life, but how many know where tapwater comes from or how much water it takes to create a bottle of water?

Jade Talks Sharks

Overcome your fear of sharks by listening to this episode of Jade Talks Stuff.

Travelosphy #6 – Are You Addicted to Travel?

The side of travel you won’t see on Instagram; the addiction of travel.

Protected: Nine Reasons to Visit Nhill, Victoria

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Nine Reasons to Visit Nhill, Victoria

Nhill is a genuinely friendly town, with an array of unique attractions, just a few hours drive from Melbourne. Perfect for a weekend escape.

Travelosophy #4 – Travel China Independantly (without a tour)

Home to some of the biggest construction projects the world has ever seen.

Need a break? Take a micro-trip.

Take a micro-trip, without leaving the country. No passport required.

Travelosophy #3 – New Zealand Road Trips – Cape Palliser & The Forgotten World Highway

There’s no better escape than a remote road trip in New Zealand, on empty roads, surrounded by ancient ferns.

Canberra in a storm. Image by Jade Jackson.

It’s Not Too Late, to Book Your Easter Escape.

Make the most of the extra-long weekend and book your Easter escape now.

Travelosophy #2 – Snorkelling and Diving in Niue Island

In Travelosophy Episode 2, I take you to Niue, a tiny rock, in the Pacific Ocean, famous for diving, humpback whales, and I almost died there, 3 times!

Travelosophy #1 – Gap Year at Eleven Years Old

 In this first episode of Travelosophy, hear how at 11 years old, my mum took me on my first gap year backpacking around Asia and Europe; which lead to a life of travel. In the first stories of life lessons learnt through travel, hear what to do, when you arrive in a city with no ...

Clouds are Like Sky Paintings

Sky art for all the world to enjoy.

Cape Palliser, New Zealand.

Follow the lonely road to wildness.

Find cheap flights, to anywhere.

Travel hacks to get the cheapest fares.

Live an alcohol-free life

Free yourself, from an entire industry and live a happier, stress-free life.

Travel China Independantly

Want to travel China independently but don’t speak Chinese? With a little planning you can easily travel around China without a tour.

It’s More Fun in the Philippines

With everything a perfect holiday needs, here's why the Philippines should be next on your bucket list.

Road Trip from Ghost Towns to Van Gogh to the Outback

Did you know, the Outback is only a day-trip away from Sydney or Melbourne?

The Forgotten World Highway, New Zealand

Get lost along an historical road, surrounded by virgin forest.

Mist covered mountains

The Blue Mountains in mist, is a photographer’s dream.