Portia Jones

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Portia Jones Portia Jones

Birth Date
Birth Place Wales, UK
Nationality British
Occupation Travel journalism, podcast hosting
Channel Name PortiaJonesTravels
Subscribers 110 subscribers

Portia Jones is a multifaceted personality, excelling as a freelance travel journalist, podcast host, editor, and Lonely Planet[1] Guidebook author. Her journey into the world of travel began in 2016 with the launch of her website, Pip and the City, aimed at providing insightful travel advice and inspiring women to venture into solo travel[2]. Portia's passion for exploring new horizons has led her to 70+ countries, shaping her into a seasoned globetrotter with a wealth of experiences to share.

Early life and education

Portia's educational journey includes notable achievements such as completing courses at the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) focusing on campaign planning, digital marketing techniques, and digital communication. Additionally, her time at Agored Cymru College equipped her with skills in youth work and administration. These educational experiences laid a strong foundation for her future endeavors in the travel and journalism spheres.

Career

Portia's career trajectory is marked by her contributions to renowned media outlets such as The Sunday Times, National Geographic[3], Wanderlust Magazine, Lonely Planet, and more. Her articles offer vivid narratives that transport readers to diverse destinations, blending adventure with affordable luxury. As a Lonely Planet Guidebook author and freelance travel[4] contributor for BBC Radio, Portia's expertise shines through in her well-researched and engaging travel content.

Personal life

Beyond her professional achievements, Portia's personal life reflects a deep love for adventure and exploration. Having traveled extensively across continents, from scuba-diving in Thailand to backpacking across Canada, she embodies the spirit of a modern-day explorer. Her experiences, including living in the Australian outback and hiking through the Amazon Rainforest, add richness to her storytelling and resonate with fellow travel enthusiasts.

Awards and achievements

Portia's accolades include being the producer and host of the Travel Goals Podcast, where she shares destination insights and interviews with travel experts. She also offers freelance content writing and podcast creation services, showcasing her versatility in the digital content landscape. Her role as head of podcasting at South Girl Production Music further underscores her commitment to delivering high-quality audio content

Media presence

     

References

External links

Portia Jones at YouTube

Portia Jones at Instagram

Portia Jones's official website