Travel writing & journalism

Articles by Jill Dawson
Jill Dawson writes travel features and reviews international hotels, spas, retreats and wellness and wilderness venues (she is also a qualified yoga teacher). Her writing has appeared in the following publications: Harpers Bazaar, Town and Country, The Telegraph, Platinum magazine, Vogue, The Sunday Times, Country Life, Waitrose magazine, Marie-Claire, Psychologies, Mslexia, The Author, The Guardian, The Independent, The Daily Mail, The Times, The Sunday Express and others.

Articles include:

The Kindness of Strangers – short story, Hello Magazine, June 2020

Royal Literary Fund Podcast – June 2020

Treasured Possessions –, June 2020

Author YogaThe Author, winter 2020

Lessons in love from my new teenage foster daughterGuardian Life & Style, August 3, 2019

How to unleash your inner novelistHarper’s Bazaar, January 18, 2019

Fear, beauty, break-ups and big cats – how 12 months in a remote log cabin changed my lifeDaily Telegraph, February 2018

Jill Dawson on her fourth trip to the Ubud Readers and Writers Festival, Bali – Harper’s Bazaar, January 2017

Into the Blue: Diving in Parrot Cay – Harper’s Bazaar, October 2017. More here.

Patricia Highsmith and her alter ego The Talented Mr Ripley.
Herald Scotland. More here.

Jill Dawson travels to Fort Worth, Texas in search of Patricia Highsmith’s early influences – Harper’s Bazaar, April 6, 2016.
More here.

Finding Neverland: Jill Dawson discovers the joys of Eilean Shona, and island as rich in literary history as it is in natural beautyTown & Country, February 2017

New York for literary lovers: Where to sleep, shop and read, by novelist Jill DawsonDaily Telegraph, February 2017

Carol: the women behind Patricia Highsmith’s lesbian novelThe Guardian, May 13, 2015

On domestic violence – The Guardian

Swimming with Whales The Times
whaleMargaret AtwoodThe Guardian

The Black HouseGuardian weekend

If it was good enough for Ted… – a piece in The Observer on The Arvon Foundation

Tess of the d’Urbevilles – review for The Independent

The Girl in the Polka Dot Dress – review for

The Author photograph  (first appeared in The Author, the magazine of the Society of Authors)

Fear of failure? Jill Dawson’s advice to writing students is to dive in…. The Guardian

Photography by Joanne Coates.