Type of expert: TravelAreas of expertise: Expert Women, Journalism, Media, Online media, Tourism
Jill Starley-Grainger is a travel expert and travel journalist, Editor of JetsetJourneys.com, the female Simon Calder. She is the former Editor of Which? Travel magazine and contributing editor of The Sunday Times Travel Magazine. She knows all about travel rights, travel insurance, travel money-saving tips, hacks to make every trip better and all of the practical, legal and business issues of travel. She is up to date on industry news, as well, and has connections throughout the travel industry.
Jill has done many TV interviews on Coronavirus Covid-19 and Travel, Flight Rights, Passenger Rights, Travel Consumer Rights, Travel Insurance, Money-saving Travel Tips, Travel Credit Cards, Foreign Exchange – and pretty much anything to do with the practical side of travel.
She is half-British, half-American, so her accent is transAtlantic, and she is up to date on political issues in both countries. She also keeps very up to date on Brexit and its impact on the travel industry, and she knows about consumer rights under EU, UK and USA laws.
Jill has been reporting on travel issues around Coronavirus / covid-19 almost daily for BBC and Sky News lately, but she is also always up to speed with travel trends and money-saving tips, highly knowledgeable about Sustainability issues, Green Energy, Fintech and Consumer Rights in general.
Frequent contributor to newsstand publications, and many appearances on national radio stations, BBC, Sky News and ITV, among others.
Recent panellist on longer segments about travel rights for BBC Breakfast, Radio Five Live and Sky News, taking questions from general public.
Clips from some TV news shows here:
And on www.jetsetjill.com