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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Gary Arndt joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about Bermuda. It’s expensive, but beautiful and interesting. A destination that’s worth the trip. Gary shares his insights and also offers some suggestions for keeping costs under control.
Chris Christensen talks about a recent trip to Jordan when the Pope was visiting. He talks about the media crush around the Pope but he came away much more impressed with the natural beauty of the country and the welcome he experienced from the people. And yes of course he visited Petra.
Colleen Mangone chats with Paul about the future trends in theme parks. She is with the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions (IAAPA). The amusement park business is booming and Colleen talks about new rides and thrills that keep visitors flocking to see the newest and best. How high and how fast can you go?
The Complete Works Festival in Portland, OR, marks the first time the entire Shakespeare canon has been produced over such a brief period, or as a collaboration between so many independent companies. Most major American cities have only a single Shakespearean theater company. The Festival will span a two-year period, launching April 23, 2014 on Shakespeare’s 450th birthday – and running until April […]
Paul and Crai Bower talk about Crai’s latest trip to Guatemala and some of the adventures that made it truly memorable. Did Crai really catch a record billfish? Did he learn an ancient Mayan dialect?Did he learn to weave a shawl? Find out as Crai talks about one of the most fascinating and little known area in Central […]
Marcus Hibdon joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about the current scene in Portland, Oregon. Leading chefs are creating a new Northwest cuisine, boutique hotels are featuring design and fun along with rooms and then there is Voodoo Doughnuts. Bike trails, great gardens and even the pods are part of this report on a great […]
Margie Goldsmith returns from Rwanda with some hair raising tales of observing mountain gorillas in a national park. She witnessed acts of great kindness and flaming passion and learned about the role gorillas have played in helping the local people in parts of Rwanda.
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.