Gary chats with Paul and Elizabeth about what he’s experienced in Girona in Catalunya while on an extensive photography assignment. His next stop is a travel show in Finland. We talk about the Aland Islands and travel in Finland in the winter. Gary will be in Catalunya again at TBEX this year in the Spring.
In another of our ongoing Voices From The Past series, John Poimiroo and Paul talk with General Packenham on the eve of the Battle of New Orleans. Then actor Timothy Pickles joins us to talk about modern day New Orleans. General Edward Packenham, was the commanding general of the British troops at the Battle of New Orleans. […]
Gary Arndt is on a photography assignment in Girona north of Barcelona in Cataluyna and is getting ready to embark on a series of new adventures for 2015. He talks with Paul about his upcoming travel schedule and they look back at some of the memorable trips in 2014.
Leon Liberman joins Paul and Elizabeth to recall some of their Spanish adventures. Learn how you can stay in a parador that’s a 16th century monastery. Learn the real story of El Greco in Toledo. Spain expert Leon Liberman shares some of the country’s lesser-known treasures with Paul and Elizabeth. An insider’s look at one […]
Shane Dallas, who lives and works in Africa and travels extensively in the Gulf States shares his expertise about what travel is like in the real world that exists in both Africa and the Emirates. we find out about historic districts right in Dubai and learn that the region isn’t just shopping malls and high-end hotels. […]
Gary Arndt joins Paul to share travel memories during the holidays and in the Winter. Together they share some of the tips and strategies they use to cope with travel during busy times and during the holidays.
George Hobica of Airfare Watchdog shares the best strategies for holiday travel and some tips for getting good prices anytime of year when traveling by air. Airfare watchdog continues to be the best site for catching the best prices for flights
Gary Arndt joins Paul to talk about work and home. Turns out the demands of working on the road have created a need for a base of operations and fast internet so Gary has found his base and an amazing one gig of internet speed. We agree for those of us in travel this is about as […]
Royal Caribbean International Senior Vice President Vicki Freed, one of the cruise industry’s most influential voices, shares an insider’s view on RCI’s new ships, the line’s plans for the future, and how travel agents can help you get the best experience on a cruise. She also chats with Paul and Elizabeth about RCI’s super-fast Wi-Fi […]
Christine Duffy, CEO of Carnival Cruise Lines joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about new ships, military travel deals, and home-porting that makes a Carnival Cruise accessible by car from most of the United States. They discuss new features on the ships, Carnival’s amazing dining options, and the popularity of the line’s entertainment venture Carnival […]
Nothing is worse than logging on to a web site wanting information and finding out that it’s either hard or impossible to connect with the site to get the information you need. Nikhil Govindaraj joins Paul to explain how Moxie is changing the web experience for users by connecting them with websites in new and interactive ways. […]
We celebrate all of our American services personnel this holiday season, including our four-legged members of the military. Rita Moore of La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla, California, tells Paul and Elizabeth about the hotel’s K9 Care Package Drive this holiday season. The hotel is accepting gifts for our war dogs. La Valencia is one of […]
This novel takes you from Amsterdam to St. Petersburg, London, and New York and through more than 300 years of history. Frederick R. Andresen, author of The Lady With an Ostrich-Feather Fan, relates the story of the Yusupov Rembrandts with romance, intrigue, and suspense. Join Paul and Elizabeth as they chat with the author about […]
Join Paul and Elizabeth as they continue their journey through the Czech Republic. In Southern Bohemia, come along with them to České Budějovice and tour the Budweiser Budvar brewery, where Jan Kratky reveals the secrets of great beer-making. Then visit Cesky Krumlov, a UNESCO World Heritage site where Paul and Elizabeth take you to a […]
Rooms in red and black with an Asian motif might not be what you’d expect to see in the heart of Prague’s historic district, but the Buddha-Bar Hotel Prague features dramatic rooms and a great restaurant offering Asian-inspired dishes. Join Paul and Elizabeth as they have lunch in the hotel’s Siddharta Café, where they chat about […]
Join Paul and Elizabeth as they venture to Chateau Liblice, a baroque palace dating from 1699. The 52-room hotel about 53 miles northwest of Prague offers elegant rooms, formal gardens, and horseback-riding through a forest. All for only about $150 a night. Paul and Elizabeth share their adventures of visiting a nearby castle and driving […]