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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 Eating Sustainable Seafood Will Help To Save The World’s Oceans
Eating Sustainable Seafood Will Help To Save The World’s Oceans

Eating Sustainable Seafood Will Help To Save The World’s Oceans

Paul and Elizabeth interview experts at the Monterey Bay Aquarium with Seafood Watch an organization dedicated to making us all aware of the possible death of the world’s oceans unless we stop stripping the seas of every edible fish.

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Posted by on March 22, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Jellies In Monterey Bay Aquarium
Jellies In Monterey Bay Aquarium

Jellies In Monterey Bay Aquarium

Paul and Elizabeth interview Tommy Knowles the aquarist at the Monterey Bay Aquarium in Monterey, California,about their world-class exhibit of jellies (or jellyfish). He also talks about the ecosystem of Monterey Bay.

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Posted by on March 22, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to SmarterTravel’s Anne Banas Discovers Another Side Of Victoria
SmarterTravel’s Anne Banas Discovers Another Side Of Victoria

SmarterTravel’s Anne Banas Discovers Another Side Of Victoria

Anne Banas, correspondent here at Traveling and Executive Editor of Smarter Travel.com joins Paul and Elizabeth  to talk about Victoria, British Columbia and what a difference the seasons make. Anne discover restaurants, boutique hotels and a quieter side of Victoria without the crowds of summer. Anne couldn’t resist afternoon tea at the Fairmont’s Empress Hotel […]

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Posted by on March 19, 2014  |  Add Reply
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Getting There

Listen to Uncommon Journeys Is What Rail Trips Should Be
Uncommon Journeys Is What Rail Trips Should Be

Uncommon Journeys Is What Rail Trips Should Be

Christopher A. Kyte, chairman of Uncommon Journeys talks with Paul aboard a restored Pullman dome/dining car. Great food, impeccable service and historic cars make a rail journey that provides a glimpse into what rail travel should be at it’s best. This trip to Portland provided a glimpse into just what can be done with rail […]

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Posted by on October 3, 2013  |  Add Reply
Anne Banas Talks Travel To Paris and Apartment Rentals

Anne Banas Talks Travel To Paris and Apartment Rentals

Anne Banas, executive editor of Smarter Travel, and regular correspondent here on Traveling chats with Paul and Elizabeth about apartment rentals in Paris and of course food, chocolate and pastries. She also discusses travel advice on Smarter Travel. Some current articles on the web include Things Never to do in a Hotel Room, Ways to […]

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Posted by on April 8, 2013  |  Add Reply
Listen to Cruise Reviews Sail New Seas With Mike Faust On Holland America’s Eurodam
Cruise Reviews Sail New Seas With Mike Faust On Holland America’s Eurodam

Cruise Reviews Sail New Seas With Mike Faust On Holland America’s Eurodam

Paul and Elizabeth talk with Mike Faust the 16-year-old entrepreneur behind the website, Cruise Currents. Mike is bringing a fresh look to cruising. He fell in love with cruising at an incrdibly early age and hasn’t looked back. Here’s a sample of his work from the website: Cruising the Eurodam – Day 3 – At Sea […]

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Posted by on March 8, 2013  |  Add Reply
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Cruise Vacations

Listen to Scenic Cruises Combines Luxury And Service With High-Tech Amenities On The River
Scenic Cruises Combines Luxury And Service With High-Tech Amenities On The River

Scenic Cruises Combines Luxury And Service With High-Tech Amenities On The River

Glen Maroney, owner of Scenic Cruises chats with Paul and Elizabeth before a trip to Europe. His company Scenic Cruises is widely regarded as one of the very best in river cruising. This is from their website: Scenic delivers the ultimate river cruising experience on our fleet of luxurious River Cruise ships. Every aspect of these […]

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Posted by on March 9, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Princess Cruises’ Alan Buckelew About a Very Special Fund Raising Cruise
Princess Cruises’ Alan Buckelew About a Very Special Fund Raising Cruise

Princess Cruises’ Alan Buckelew About a Very Special Fund Raising Cruise

Princess Cruises President and CEO Alan Buckelew joins Paul and Elizabeth to discuss Princess’ upcoming special Veterans Cruise, honoring retired and active duty military. The four-day cruise will be aboard the Caribbean Princess, which will sail round-trip from Houston on November 5 and call at Progreso, Mexico. Buckelew himself, a Vietnam veteran, will host the […]

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Posted by on October 2, 2013  |  Add Reply
Listen to Royal Princess Sets Sail
Royal Princess Sets Sail

Royal Princess Sets Sail

Slate gray clouds hovered above Southampton, England, on June 13, 2013, and cold winds whipped around the docks. Dour weather, though, didn’t dampen the spirits of the more than 2,000 people gathered for the naming of Princess Cruises’ Royal Princess. Kate Middleton, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge, arrived wearing a black-and-white dress and black […]

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Posted by on July 8, 2013  |  Add Reply
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Cool Travel Stuff & Travel Reads

Listen to Bradt Guide Creator Hilary Bradt Tells How It All Started
Bradt Guide Creator Hilary Bradt Tells How It All Started

Bradt Guide Creator Hilary Bradt Tells How It All Started

Hilary Bradt joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about her 40 year career in publishing some of the best travel guide books in the world, The Bradt Guides. It all started with a trip to Peru and her curiosity. She wondered what was down a path leading from Machu Picchu. This year check out a special […]

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Posted by on March 10, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Jennifer Dombrowski Talks Travel Fulfilled And Hoped For
Jennifer Dombrowski Talks Travel Fulfilled And Hoped For

Jennifer Dombrowski Talks Travel Fulfilled And Hoped For

Paul and Jennifer talk travel. As Jennifer is into her second year as one of our correspondents we thought it only fitting to let you in on why she is such a valuable contributor to Traveling. Johnny Jet introduced us and since then we’ve benefited by Jennifer’s great expertise and also her understanding of the […]

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Posted by on January 12, 2014  |  Add Reply
Listen to Audrey Peterman On The Impact Our National Parks Have On Individual Lives
Audrey Peterman On The Impact Our National Parks Have On Individual Lives

Audrey Peterman On The Impact Our National Parks Have On Individual Lives

Audrey & Frank Peterman have toured some 170 units of the National Park System and scores of Forests and Wildlife Refuges in lives dedicated to showing how the National Parks in the U.S. have impacted and continue to influence lives for good. Here she and our parks correspondent John Poimiroo talk with Paul about the value […]

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Posted by on December 20, 2013  |  Add Reply
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OnTravel 411

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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Posted by on February 14, 2013  |  Add Reply
Listen to DINELA Offers Amazing Deals On Dining In LA
DINELA Offers Amazing Deals On Dining In LA

DINELA Offers Amazing Deals On Dining In LA

Stacey Sun joins Paul to talk about LA’s Restaurant week promotion which provides special prices on meals at some of LA’s hottest restaurants and some of the hottest chefs around. Check out dineLA. Los Angeles has one of the most dynamic dining scenes in the country, offering everything from street food to Michelin-starred restaurants. From […]

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Posted by on January 17, 2013  |  Add Reply
Listen to New Media Expo Is The Absolute Best Showcase
New Media Expo Is The Absolute Best Showcase

New Media Expo Is The Absolute Best Showcase

Rick Calvert joins Elizabeth to talk about the opportunities to network and learn at New Media Expo in Las Vegas in January 6 to 8. Featuring internationally famed experts in the fields of blogging, video and podcasting it’s a weekend in January that is a must for any one interested in the future of internet […]

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