Jade Goldsmith

Travel, Food, Fashion and Culture Writer


Jade is a writer for hire who specializes in travel, food, fashion and culture. Born in the USA, she now resides in Amsterdam where she can be found photographing canals, savoring a stroopwafel or booking an impromptu flight to warmer weather.



Time Out United States
20 things that make you wicked Rhode Island

As a native Rhode Islander, I know that my state is a bit strange. And the people who live here are just a bit, well, different. We're not from New York and we're not from Boston. We're from that tiny state that people from New York and Boston poke fun at.

Thought Catalog
Travel Was My First Love

There's nothing quite as magical as falling in love for the first time. It's confusing, irrational, and entirely unexpected. When it happened to me for the first time, it hit me hard. I was floating in the world of unknown. I was entirely out of control, but everything felt just right.

Dear Madrid: It's not you, it's me

Dear Madrid, We first met over two years ago. My friend Stacy and I used you as a stop-over between Paris and Lisbon. I fell in love with Paris and Lisbon, but you... you and I just didn't vibe.

Top 8 Places to Visit in Murcia, Spain

Murcia is probably Spain's least talked about region. Nestled quietly between Valencia, Andalusia, and Castilla La Mancha, it is easy to overlook Murcia. I spent nine months living in Spain's best kept secret. Now, I am ready to share Murcia's hidden treasures and hot spots with you!

24 Hours in Barcelona on a Budget

Despite being one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, Barcelona still remains unique. The charming old part of town is a walking museum of delightful alleyways and cobblestoned streets. The newer parts of town may lack quintessential Spanish charm, but the modern and bright spaces are complemented beautifully by the long stretch of beach.


Brunch at The Publican, Chicago

It's no question that Chicago has some of the hottest dinner spots in America. But can Chicago brunch like New York City? The short answer is, yes...

Dignita Amsterdam: Eat Well, Do Good

A typical Dutch brunch consists of chocolate sprinkles on toast. No, I didn't make that up, it's a real thing Dutch people genuinely enjoy...

The Best Falafel in Berlin

If a restaurant is only going to do one thing, they better do it well. Dada Falafel does exactly that.

Fashion & Lifestyle

Kendra Phillip
Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day is just around the corner! Whether you need to shop for your mom, your grandma, your mother-in-law, your sister, your friend or even your great great great grandma, we've got something for the special lady in your life.

Kendra Phillip
What is Slow Fashion?

Slow fashion is something we take very seriously at Kendra Phillip. It is a fashion industry movement that has been gaining popularity in the last decade or so. To understand slow fashion, we first need to tackle fast fashion. Much like fast food, fast fashion is the American way.

Kendra Phillip
Top 6 Products from Benefit Cosmetics

At Kendra Phillip, we are Benefit fan-addicts! Like the ladies at Benefit Cosmetics, we believe in always having fun and loving what we do. Their mantra is "laughter is the best cosmetic" and we couldn't agree more. With a little help from Benefit Cosmetics, we can always look and feel our best.

Press Releases & App Coverage

Landed: Arrivals made easy - A new arrival app by Triposo

Blindly landing in a new destination can be difficult. Often travelers forget to look up the best way to get to the city center or don't have enough time to do research about the airport before arriving. Despite the struggle, the routine always tends to be the same.