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Jade Talks The Brain

Hello and welcome to the first episode in a series about brains; specifically how amazing they are. How often do you actually think about your brain and all it can do? What's weird if you think about it, this episode is essentially my brain talking about itself. There's much to discover and discuss when it ...

Jade Talks Travel Podcast, Cheap flights and off the beaten track destinations for the independent traveller, hosted by Jade Jackson

Jade Talks Travel #20 – Online Travel Agencies

Welcome to my revamped travel podcast. What was Travelosophy is now Jade Talks Travel with some exciting changes!

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Awesome flights to NZ on sale with Air New Zealand.

Online Travel Scams

Read This Before You Book A Flight Online.

Cheap Business Class to Bali fr $1267 return – Few seats still available!

New direct business class flights to Bali launching 19 August fr $1267!

Explore the Blue Mountains, as a Local

Explore the Blue Mountains, as a local with these insider tips.

Times Square New York, image by Jade Jackson

Jade Talks Travel #16 – A Tribute to Jennifer K Olsen – 1976-2019

On what should have been Jen’s 43rd Birthday, instead here’s our story, my tribute to her. Happy Birthday Jennifer xoxo

Jade Talks Travel Episode #15 – Hong Kong

Discover a city packed with stories, and hidden treasures down every alley.

Jade Talks Travel #14 – Hitchhiking in Alaska and Orcas in the Wild

Only in Alaska would you get picked up hitchhiking, by a 16 year old girl playing Christian death metal music.

Flying on a Blacklisted Airline

No travel agent will ever ask you, “would you like to fly on a blacklisted airline?”

Jade Talks Travel #12 – Russia and the Trans-Mongolian Railway

Take one of the longest railway journey’s in the world, through snow, desert, and mountains.

Solo Travel

Solo travel is not just for singles, it’s for women, mothers, elderly, anyone! Solo travel will change your life.

The Lure of Islands

Like the sweet lull of a mermaid’s call, islands have long seduced us.

Jade Talks Travel #10 – How to be a freelance travel writer

Ditch the office and work from anywhere, whilst getting paid to see the world as a freelance travel writer.

Secrets from my Gap Year Diary

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

Jade Talks Stuff Podcast

Jade Talks Sharks

Overcome your fear of sharks by listening to this episode of Jade Talks Stuff and getting your facts straight.

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.

Cape Palliser, New Zealand.

Follow the lonely road to wildness.

book cheap airfares, image by Jade Jackson

Book cheap flights to anywhere

Book the cheapest flights to anywhere with these secret travel hacks from an ex-travel agent.

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

Here’s why it’s definitely more fun in the Philippines.

The Forgotten World Highway, New Zealand

The ultimate remote road trip in New Zealand. Get lost along the Forgotten World Highway.

Mist covered mountains

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