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Listen to Anne Banas Discovers Some Surprises In The Azores
Anne Banas Discovers Some Surprises In The Azores

Anne Banas Discovers Some Surprises In The Azores

Anne Banas, executive editor of SmarterTravel.com shares some of her discoveries from a recent trip to the Azores. There’s wine, cuisine and even some pastry to talk about as Anne shares highlights of the trip. She writes in Smarter Travel about the Azores: Isolated in the North Atlantic Ocean, the Azores, a Portuguese island chain unknown […]

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Posted by on September 30, 2013  |  Add Reply
Listen to Denver Colorado Has Much To Offer Visitors Summer Or Winter
Denver Colorado Has Much To Offer Visitors Summer Or Winter

Denver Colorado Has Much To Offer Visitors Summer Or Winter

The horrible wildfires that have hit Colorado again are some 50 miles south of Denver and according to Rich Grant the damage while terrible and tragic hasn’t impacted the things visitors come to the state for. The scenery is still spectacular and Denver offers visitors some real surprises. Microbreweries, art museums, parks and bike trails […]

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Posted by on June 17, 2013  |  Add Reply
Listen to Jeff Duggan Tackles The World Of Tea
Jeff Duggan Tackles The World Of Tea

Jeff Duggan Tackles The World Of Tea

Paul and Elizabeth chat with Jeff Duggan, the creative force behind Portola Coffee Lab. He is taking his same reverence for the integrity of fine coffee to the world of tea. His creation Seventh Tea Bar uses the latest in high tech brewing equipment to bring out nuances and flavors in great teas that few have […]

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Posted by on June 14, 2013  |  Add Reply
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Where To Go & Where To Stay

Listen to Ben Franklin Provides A Unique View of Philadelphia
Ben Franklin Provides A Unique View of Philadelphia

Ben Franklin Provides A Unique View of Philadelphia

Ben Franklin, joins John Poimiroo and Paul and Elizabeth to talk about what it was really like in Philadelphia when a bunch of guys committed treason by signing the Declaration of Independence. Ralph Archbold brings Franklin alive for visitors to Philadelphia. Join us on this journey through time as well as space.

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Posted by on August 8, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Iris And Howard Burkat Provide Exclusive And Luxurious Tours of Jewish India
Iris And Howard Burkat Provide Exclusive And Luxurious Tours of Jewish India

Iris And Howard Burkat Provide Exclusive And Luxurious Tours of Jewish India

Iris and Howard Burkat  chat with Paul and Elizabeth about a unique niche they have discovered. They share their considerable expertise and love for  Southern India, the only place on the planet where Jews have always lived in peace. Perhaps these words from their website provide the perfect description. “It’s a beautiful, cool night, and you […]

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Posted by on August 6, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Bhaskar Krishnamurthy Travels To Kerala And Visits The City Of Cochin In India
Bhaskar Krishnamurthy Travels To Kerala And Visits The City Of Cochin In India

Bhaskar Krishnamurthy Travels To Kerala And Visits The City Of Cochin In India

Bhaskar Krishnamurthy joins Paul and Elizabeth to discuss the remarkable adventure that awaits in Kerala in Southern India. Bhaskar has compiled a list of great adventures to share.   1. Cruise the Backwaters on a houseboat – Kerala backwaters are a network of lakes, rivers and canals that covers half the length of the state. […]

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Posted by on July 14, 2014  |  Add Reply
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Getting There

Listen to Lufthansa Working To Take 5 Star Service Throughout Fleet And Routes
Lufthansa Working To Take 5 Star Service Throughout Fleet And Routes

Lufthansa Working To Take 5 Star Service Throughout Fleet And Routes

Lufthansa’s Nils Haupt joins Paul and Elizabeth to discuss airline service, planes and how Lufthansa is working to make everything they do a truly five star experience. Long known for the best and industry leading service in First Class, the airline wants to be known for that level of service throughout the fleet. Lufthansa, is the […]

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Posted by on August 20, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Hawaiian Airlines Still Serves Food To Passengers And Brings Aloha To All They Do
Hawaiian Airlines Still Serves Food To Passengers And Brings Aloha To All They Do

Hawaiian Airlines Still Serves Food To Passengers And Brings Aloha To All They Do

Mark Dunkerley, CEO of Hawaiian Airlines joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about the continued success of the airline and how it has managed to maintain the service standards that set it apart from competitors. Just imagine feeling like you have arrived in Hawaii as soon as you board the aircraft. Oh and they still […]

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Posted by on August 20, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Anne Banas And Smarter Travel Hit The Highways Of America
Anne Banas And Smarter Travel Hit The Highways Of America

Anne Banas And Smarter Travel Hit The Highways Of America

Anne Banas joins  Paul and Elizabeth to talk about recent columns at Smarter Travel. In this edition she hits the road for summer road trips. Great stories and great trips.

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Posted by on August 10, 2014  |  Add Reply
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Cruise Vacations

Listen to Marybeth Bond Takes A River Cruise From The Top With Scenic Cruises
Marybeth Bond Takes A River Cruise From The Top With Scenic Cruises

Marybeth Bond Takes A River Cruise From The Top With Scenic Cruises

Global correspondent Marybeth Bond reports in on what maybe the best of all the river cruises on Scenic Cruises. Not only is the cruise totally all-inclusive there are some nice little touches that show extra care. Marybeth reports that bikes are high-tech electrical assist models that make riding  through the countryside a dream. She tells […]

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Posted by on July 11, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Norm Sklarewitz Travels In Luxury Aboard A Viking River Cruise
Norm Sklarewitz Travels In Luxury Aboard A Viking River Cruise

Norm Sklarewitz Travels In Luxury Aboard A Viking River Cruise

Veteran journalist Norm Sklarewitz joins Paul to talk about a recent vacation (that’s right — a vacation) he and his wife took on a Viking River Cruise in Europe. Norm came away a fan. River cruising makes travel easy and the sights along the river make it interesting.

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Posted by on July 7, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to River Cruising In France On Board The SS Catherine — Part 2
River Cruising In France On Board The SS Catherine — Part 2

River Cruising In France On Board The SS Catherine — Part 2

In this second part of our interview with Jean-Marie Queriaud, director of operations in France for Uniworld Paul and Elizabeth talk about the glories of cruising on the rivers of France.

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Posted by on May 5, 2014  |  Add Reply
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Cool Travel Stuff & Travel Reads

Listen to David DeVoss Travels To Places You Won’t Believe
David DeVoss Travels To Places You Won’t Believe

David DeVoss Travels To Places You Won’t Believe

Veteran journalist David DeVoss joins Paul to talk about the recent Global Business Travel conference in LA. David also works for various agencies that take him to places like Kabul and Baghdad. He talks about the changes he has seen in both places and also the dangers of traveling in certain parts of the world. […]

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Posted by on August 8, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Magneto Is A New App That Promises And Delivers Time Saving Features
Magneto Is A New App That Promises And Delivers Time Saving Features

Magneto Is A New App That Promises And Delivers Time Saving Features

Gadi Shamia, heads up a startup company, Magneto Calendar that promises not only to sync your calendars, let you know about traffic between appointments and in general coordinate your many appointments. It’s in beta and already we can see its value. There is automatic automobile expense reporting, you can grab web page data for meetings […]

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Posted by on August 6, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Aircare Is Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection Revolutionary Idea For Travel Insurance
Aircare Is Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection Revolutionary Idea For Travel Insurance

Aircare Is Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection Revolutionary Idea For Travel Insurance

Paul and Elizabeth chat with Mike Meeks, Chief Operating Officer at Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection about a type of travel insurance that couldn’t be simpler.  AirCare™ coverage is priced at an affordable $25 per trip and pays $1,000 to travelers for tarmac delays of more than two hours; $1,000 if a traveler experiences lost or stolen […]

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Posted by on August 1, 2014  |  Add Reply
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Listen to Anne Banas Shares Smarter Travel Tips For Summer
Anne Banas Shares Smarter Travel Tips For Summer

Anne Banas Shares Smarter Travel Tips For Summer

Anne Banas, executive editor of Smarter Travel.com chats with Paul and Elizabeth about summer travel and how to snare the best deals. Anne share tips from the correspondents at Smarter Travel and Elizabeth and Paul talk about great summer trips.

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Posted by on June 12, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Jeff Greenwald Talks About The Top Ten Ethical Travel Sites In The World
Jeff Greenwald Talks About The Top Ten Ethical Travel Sites In The World

Jeff Greenwald Talks About The Top Ten Ethical Travel Sites In The World

Every year Ethical Traveler selects the top ten most ethical travel destinations. Best-selling Author Jeff Greenwald joins Paul and Elizabeth to discuss the awards and their importance to making informed travel decisions.

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Posted by on May 25, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Learn To Live In The Outdoors With NOLS
Learn To Live In The Outdoors With NOLS

Learn To Live In The Outdoors With NOLS

Bruce Palmer joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about outdoor survival skills and the lessons to be learned from the outdoors. National Outdoor Leadership School classes range from two weeks to a full academic year. Classes are attended by a diverse cross section of students. The minimum age is 14 and there have been students in their […]

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