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.
Bhaskar Krishnamurthy, talks with Paul and Elizabeth about how tigers are increasing in their preserves in the national parks around Bangalore in India. Bhaskar works with people to people programs and children both in the United States and India and is an avid conservationist and observer of the natural world.
Gary Arndt checks in after his groundbreaking trip to Haiti with G Adventures. He talks with Paul about how to travel as a tourist to the country as well as relating some of his observations about a country that has suffered much and is coming back slowly. Gary notes that the countryside and small villages outside […]
Donna Kalez joins Paul for our annual look at whale watching off the Southern California coast, one of the best places to watch these great creatures since they come so close to shore at Dana Point. Dana Wharf offers a variety of whale watching tours from morning to evening and a great kids program as […]
It’s Greyhound’s 100th Anniversary this year and Andy Kaplinsky, CFO/Chief Commercial Officer joins Paul and Elizabeth to discuss the major improvements the company as made to modernize their brand. This year nearly all of the 1,200 fleet will consist of brand new coaches that feature free Wi-Fi, power outlets, leather seats and extra legroom. They’ve also […]
Chris Christensen of Amateur Traveler talks with Paul and Elizabeth about a driving trip through middle America. From the Nego League baseball museum in Kansas City to country music in Nashville and the Civil Rights Museum in Memphis it was a trip to remember and experience some of the history both painful and noble in America.
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 […]
Eric Goldring chats with Paul about great river cruises and cruising on Seabourn ships as well as AmaWaterways. Paul and Eric talk about great wines like Tokaj, great caviar from Uruguay and other components of the good life. Eric Goldring is recognized as one of the leading exponents of luxury cruising, a rapidly growing segment […]
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 […]
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.
Johnny Jet joins Paul to talk travel and travel apps. Here is one that he finds particularly useful. Johnny finds some of the best and most up-to-date travel information on the web. Glympse.com “This is my new favorite app. Last week my cousin offered to give me a ride to the airport and when I texted him to see how […]
Technologist and trends expert LaToya Drake joins Paul and Elizabeth to reveal the hottest travel topics on Google Search in February. Packing and cruising are among the things people want to know more about. They also discuss the ways Google Translate can help make travel more hassle free. Paul and Elizabeth also share some of […]
Dean Sivley sits down with Paul and Elizabeth at Phocuswright in Los Angeles to talk about travel innovation and the car services offered by GroundLink. At a time of controversy for companies offering apps that get you cars, Groundlink stands out for it’s integrity and business practices. GroundLink provides chauffeured black car service for business and […]
Daniel Farrar, Chief Executive Officer, joins Paul to talk about the technology behind Switchfly the company powering travel search/booking and loyalty point redemption solutions for some of the world’s most celebrated brands. Almost all of us use the technology of Switchfly when we search for travel on the Web. Farrar shares that Switchfly is rapidly expanding its […]
Anne Banas, Executive Editor of Smarter Travel shares her love of honey with Paul and Elizabeth. It’s true that luxury hotels and even Notre Dame have bee hives on the roof. Not only do the bees provide honey for the kitchens but the establishments are doing their part to preserve and protect honey bees. They also […]