HomepageJessica Peterson

Travel like a lady. Budget like a boss.

Get inspiration & travel tips from filmmaker, journalist & photographer Jessica Peterson

 Video

Jess-Leo-Palace-camera-300x450

Watch my latest travel film

Latest posts

Why Glasgow is a Brilliant European Destination

Glasgow is Scotland’s largest city and because of its size, the metropolis oozes culture and curiosities. The city is brimming with backstreets and alleys which host everything from thrift shops to record stores and, combined with its rugged reputation, the city has inspired countless artists, authors and creators with its harsh realism. With so much…

Niagara Falls aerial view, Ontario, Canada

Solo Lady Travels: Niagara Falls Edition

Solo lady travelers can all attest: Niagara Falls is hardly the most worrisome place on the planet for a girl by herself. Even so, Niagara Falls requires some planning for solo travelers. On the one hand, Niagara Falls is a natural wonder, which means it should be on everyone’s bucket list. On the other hand,…

7 things to do in singapore

7 Things To Do in Singapore

Singapore has risen to become one of the world’s most technologically and economically advanced locations in the world. It’s a great place to wander and is a true walking city. The cheap and easy MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) system connects all the top destinations through a series of clean underground trains. Eating and drinking in the subway is punishable with a $500 fine, which is a key reason Singapore is so clean.

Jessica Peterson of Global Girl Travels at Barcelo Maya Grande Resort, Mexico

5 of the World’s Most Colorful Destinations to Visit in 2019

Seeking color, light, culture, and natural beauty? Read on for travel inspiration to five of the most colorful places in the world. Maldives Another unique experience to list down is to dine with the fish. Maldives Island houses an underwater cuisine named Ithaa Undersea Restaurant which is in Hilton Resort on the Rangali Island. The…

Norðurflug Helicopter Tours, Reykjavik aerial, Iceland

5 Travel Adventures to Have in 2019

As the new year beckons, it is time to start planning to experience those once in a lifetime experiences. Here are some of the coolest and most mind-boggling activities that all travel enthusiasts must engage in the year 2019. Helicopter Tour over Iceland Taking in a worldview like never done, from a helicopter is in…

3 Tips for Making the Most of Your Next European Adventure

Looking to plan a European getaway but don’t know where to start? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. With all the rich history, delicious food and amazing wine spread across the country, it can be overwhelming trying to figure out how to make the most of a trip to Europe. Whether it’s embarking on a…

See More Posts…


I’m looking for…

NZ-heli-dials-buttonbeaches-Buttons Culture-buttonislands-Buttonsnature-wildlife-Buttonsoff-beaten-path-buttonurban-Button