Lucy Jackson

Lucy Jackson

Lucy Jackson is the co-founder and director of Lightfoot Travel, a luxury tour operator specialising in tailor-made holidays across the globe. Launched in 2009, they now have offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai and London. After years of creating bespoke itineraries for clients and personally trying and testing the company’s offerings, today Lucy oversees the development and expansion of the business. In addition, she continues to travel and discover exciting destinations, trends and experiences, as often as possible.

Latest from Lucy Jackson

6 best luxury hotel beds to try after the coronavirus pandemic is finally over

If, like us, you’re already dreaming of your first getaway after Covid-19 cases have cleared, then this list of the most relaxing and luxurious hotel beds to unwind and reset in is just for you

7 Apr 2020 - 1:48PM

If, like us, you’re already dreaming of your first getaway after Covid-19 cases have cleared, then this list of the most relaxing and luxurious hotel beds to unwind and reset in is just for you

6 best luxury hotel beds to try after the coronavirus pandemic is finally over
International Women’s Day: 4 amazing holidays for a girls-only getaway

Celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8 by booking a women-only luxury holiday in the US, Japan, Thailand or Africa

8 Mar 2020 - 8:00PM

Celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8 by booking a women-only luxury holiday in the US, Japan, Thailand or Africa

International Women’s Day: 4 amazing holidays for a girls-only getaway
Discover Central Europe or ride the Trans-Siberian Railway – the hottest travel destinations millennials miss but baby boomers are on to

Baby boomers are steering travel trends toward off-the-beaten-path places such as Armenia, Georgia, Uzbekistan and Mongolia via Moscow

27 Feb 2020 - 5:00PM

Baby boomers are steering travel trends toward off-the-beaten-path places such as Armenia, Georgia, Uzbekistan and Mongolia via Moscow

Discover Central Europe or ride the Trans-Siberian Railway – the hottest travel destinations millennials miss but baby boomers are on to
Hong Kong public holiday destination guide – where to fly and how to make the most of your days off in 2020

A new year means a new calendar of public holidays to look forward to – make the most of your mandatory days off with our ultimate getaway guide

20 Jan 2020 - 1:46PM

A new year means a new calendar of public holidays to look forward to – make the most of your mandatory days off with our ultimate getaway guide

Hong Kong public holiday destination guide – where to fly and how to make the most of your days off in 2020
5 best adults-only luxury resorts and retreats to escape to for peace and relaxation – from Fiji to the Himalayas

Don’t even think about bringing the kids to these exclusive adults-only retreats

2 Jan 2020 - 3:00PM

Don’t even think about bringing the kids to these exclusive adults-only retreats

5 best adults-only luxury resorts and retreats to escape to for peace and relaxation – from Fiji to the Himalayas
Love The Crown on Netflix? 5 British palaces, castles and estates you can visit – and 5 royal-approved nearby hotels worthy of Queen Elizabeth

As season 3 of The Crown debuts on Netflix, here are five real-life British royal residences any fan can visit – and where to stay nearby in regal style

22 Nov 2019 - 12:00PM

As season 3 of The Crown debuts on Netflix, here are five real-life British royal residences any fan can visit – and where to stay nearby in regal style

Love The Crown on Netflix? 5 British palaces, castles and estates you can visit – and 5 royal-approved nearby hotels worthy of Queen Elizabeth
Is this paradise? Siargao – the Philippines’s unspoilt luxury island escape which offers way more than surf

Little teardrop-shaped island Siargao has come a long way since surfers took a shine to it, with a stream of hip hotels, cool eateries, exciting activities and a focus on sustainability

14 Nov 2019 - 1:00PM

Little teardrop-shaped island Siargao has come a long way since surfers took a shine to it, with a stream of hip hotels, cool eateries, exciting activities and a focus on sustainability

Is this paradise? Siargao – the Philippines’s unspoilt luxury island escape which offers way more than surf
3 luxury wellness cruises in Indonesia, Japan and the Maldives for health-conscious travellers

Touring Indonesia’s islands, visiting Yayoi Kusama’s pumpkins and relaxing on pristine beaches in the Maldives are only part of each itinerary set by these wellness cruises

2 Nov 2019 - 4:00PM

Touring Indonesia’s islands, visiting Yayoi Kusama’s pumpkins and relaxing on pristine beaches in the Maldives are only part of each itinerary set by these wellness cruises

3 luxury wellness cruises in Indonesia, Japan and the Maldives for health-conscious travellers
From India to Peru: 6 adventurous honeymoons for thrill-seeking newlyweds

From remote locations of unrivalled natural beauty to cultured getaways sure to reinforce romance – get some inspiration for your big trip here

4 Oct 2019 - 2:00PM

From remote locations of unrivalled natural beauty to cultured getaways sure to reinforce romance – get some inspiration for your big trip here

From India to Peru: 6 adventurous honeymoons for thrill-seeking newlyweds
5 high society hotel stays for a grand Downton Abbey getaway

Are you a diehard Downtonian? Then these luxury hotels – all near locations where the blockbuster British TV series was filmed, from Highclere Castle to the Ritz Hotel – are perfect for an aristocratic break from reality

16 Sep 2019 - 10:48AM

Are you a diehard Downtonian? Then these luxury hotels – all near locations where the blockbuster British TV series was filmed, from Highclere Castle to the Ritz Hotel – are perfect for an aristocratic break from reality

5 high society hotel stays for a grand Downton Abbey getaway
Meghan Markle is a big fan of gong bathing, but what is this next big wellness holiday trend?

Duchess of Sussex has revealed her interest in the form of sound healing, where you relax being ‘bathed’ in sound waves from gongs

30 Aug 2019 - 10:00AM

Duchess of Sussex has revealed her interest in the form of sound healing, where you relax being ‘bathed’ in sound waves from gongs

Meghan Markle is a big fan of gong bathing, but what is this next big wellness holiday trend?
Life’s a beach: a US$100,000 per night retreat with a floating limo and 10 other exclusive island holidays

These luxurious resorts in the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia and Thailand offer exotic vistas and dedicated teams of butlers, chefs and spa therapists – you’ll want to stay forever

11 Sep 2019 - 11:50AM

These luxurious resorts in the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia and Thailand offer exotic vistas and dedicated teams of butlers, chefs and spa therapists – you’ll want to stay forever

Life’s a beach: a US$100,000 per night retreat with a floating limo and 10 other exclusive island holidays
Say no to boring hotel rooms: 6 unbelievably unique stays for your next holiday

Book yourself into a Jungle Bubble in Chiang Rai, Thailand, or sail around Indonesia in a boatel – such unusual travel trends are catching on fast around the world

13 Jul 2019 - 12:00PM

Book yourself into a Jungle Bubble in Chiang Rai, Thailand, or sail around Indonesia in a boatel – such unusual travel trends are catching on fast around the world

Say no to boring hotel rooms: 6 unbelievably unique stays for your next holiday
6 of the best new hotels and resorts in Maldives

Southern Asian nation of islands and atolls with glorious views and beaches is now home to these stunning luxury retreats offering fine dining, butler service and idyllic seclusion

19 Jun 2019 - 2:00PM

Southern Asian nation of islands and atolls with glorious views and beaches is now home to these stunning luxury retreats offering fine dining, butler service and idyllic seclusion

6 of the best new hotels and resorts in Maldives
While we wait for Bond 25, here are 5 exotic James Bond holiday locations licensed to thrill

From Jamaica to Istanbul and Udaipur to Rio, Ian Fleming’s Secret Service agent 007 has been filmed in many exotic locations

21 May 2019 - 10:00AM

From Jamaica to Istanbul and Udaipur to Rio, Ian Fleming’s Secret Service agent 007 has been filmed in many exotic locations

While we wait for Bond 25, here are 5 exotic James Bond holiday locations licensed to thrill
How to make your perfect exotic holiday escape – to somewhere you never imagined going

Visiting unfamiliar locations, such as Cuba, Rwanda, Israel and Ecuador, for a getaway with a difference is perfectly possible – and easy – with a little expert, insider know-how

29 Apr 2019 - 5:00PM

Visiting unfamiliar locations, such as Cuba, Rwanda, Israel and Ecuador, for a getaway with a difference is perfectly possible – and easy – with a little expert, insider know-how

How to make your perfect exotic holiday escape – to somewhere you never imagined going
From Mongolia to Oman, 6 trips of a lifetime that travellers will love

Take your pick from calm in a crazy world, wildlife and nature, adventure or mystical culture

12 Mar 2019 - 11:16AM

Take your pick from calm in a crazy world, wildlife and nature, adventure or mystical culture

From Mongolia to Oman, 6 trips of a lifetime that travellers will love
You can find me in da club: 6 members-only hangouts and hotels for the world’s movers and shakers

From the Four Seasons in London to Aman New York, these plush enclaves are retreats in themselves, boasting ultra-luxe facilities for their discerning patrons

22 Feb 2019 - 12:04PM

From the Four Seasons in London to Aman New York, these plush enclaves are retreats in themselves, boasting ultra-luxe facilities for their discerning patrons

You can find me in da club: 6 members-only hangouts and hotels for the world’s movers and shakers
7 travel experiences to put the ‘wow’ factor into 2019

Go out on a limb living with eagle hunters in Mongolia, flying by microlight over Victoria Falls or riding with gauchos in Patagonia

19 Jan 2019 - 1:05PM

Go out on a limb living with eagle hunters in Mongolia, flying by microlight over Victoria Falls or riding with gauchos in Patagonia

7 travel experiences to put the ‘wow’ factor into 2019
What are the 2019 hotel openings that everyone’s talking about?

Sweden’s floating Arctic Bath, The Nautilus in Maldives and the restored Raffles Singapore are just some of the new year’s luxurious offerings

3 Jan 2019 - 4:29AM

Sweden’s floating Arctic Bath, The Nautilus in Maldives and the restored Raffles Singapore are just some of the new year’s luxurious offerings

What are the 2019 hotel openings that everyone’s talking about?
5 great island cities to visit – including Singapore, home of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

The Hollywood film showcased Asian state’s stunning sights, while Palma de Mallorca, Hobart, Galle and Havana also offer a variety of delights

12 Dec 2018 - 1:04PM

The Hollywood film showcased Asian state’s stunning sights, while Palma de Mallorca, Hobart, Galle and Havana also offer a variety of delights

5 great island cities to visit – including Singapore, home of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’
6 new travel trends for 2019 – far from the crowd

Holidaymakers are looking to get away from it all – to Oman on remote luxury desert safaris, family-run lodges in Alaska and fine sandy Philippine beaches

27 Nov 2018 - 10:29AM

Holidaymakers are looking to get away from it all – to Oman on remote luxury desert safaris, family-run lodges in Alaska and fine sandy Philippine beaches

6 new travel trends for 2019 – far from the crowd
Which holiday destinations pack the most dramatic punch?

Feeling adventurous? Here are 8 spots that are well off the beaten path

18 Oct 2018 - 12:06AM

Feeling adventurous? Here are 8 spots that are well off the beaten path

Which holiday destinations pack the most dramatic punch?
5 amazing picture-perfect wildlife holidays for aspiring photographers

Whether a novice or newbie, escorted tours in Brazil, New Zealand, India, Peru and Africa will ensure you go home with picture-perfect printable memories

14 Aug 2018 - 12:39PM

Whether a novice or newbie, escorted tours in Brazil, New Zealand, India, Peru and Africa will ensure you go home with picture-perfect printable memories

5 amazing picture-perfect wildlife holidays for aspiring photographers
Au revoir Paris: 5 new heart-tugging cities for romantic travellers

The hip, waterfronted destinations of Cartagena, Istanbul, Auckland, Tokyo and Udaipur will set the scene for people looking for love, fun and adventure

25 Jul 2018 - 5:02PM

The hip, waterfronted destinations of Cartagena, Istanbul, Auckland, Tokyo and Udaipur will set the scene for people looking for love, fun and adventure

Au revoir Paris: 5 new heart-tugging cities for romantic travellers
6 amazing safari experiences that are not in Africa

Want your fill of adventure, wildlife and nature without the long flight? Here are epic trips that still provide the thrills

2 Jul 2018 - 1:05PM

Want your fill of adventure, wildlife and nature without the long flight? Here are epic trips that still provide the thrills

6 amazing safari experiences that are not in Africa
What to do, see, and love in Sri Lanka

Enjoy tea, sea and safari on this diverse and beautiful island, which is fast gaining star status as a travel destination

19 Jun 2018 - 4:22PM

Enjoy tea, sea and safari on this diverse and beautiful island, which is fast gaining star status as a travel destination

What to do, see, and love in Sri Lanka
5 great honeymoon destinations where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle may go to

The best bet is that they are going to Africa. Check out our top five honeymoon destinations

23 May 2018 - 12:22PM

The best bet is that they are going to Africa. Check out our top five honeymoon destinations

5 great honeymoon destinations where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle may go to
Need a break? 5 most rewarding trips in Asia you can take this year

Make your next trip to Asia unforgettable by going off the beaten path or giving back to the community

3 May 2018 - 2:40PM

Make your next trip to Asia unforgettable by going off the beaten path or giving back to the community

Need a break? 5 most rewarding trips in Asia you can take this year
5 best foodie destinations  

To discover the heart of a culture, you should indulge in local cuisine, so here are Lightfoot Travel’s top picks offering dazzling sights – and delicious food

20 Apr 2018 - 1:31PM

To discover the heart of a culture, you should indulge in local cuisine, so here are Lightfoot Travel’s top picks offering dazzling sights – and delicious food

5 best foodie destinations