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StubHub Creates Convenient Solution For Buying Tickets To Concerts And Sports

StubHub Creates Convenient Solution For Buying Tickets To Concerts And Sports

Posted by on July 30, 2015  |  Add Reply

Alison Salceda of Stubhub joins Paul and Elizabeth to discuss the online ticket sharing site that Salceda describes as “the eBay for sports, concerts, and performing arts tickets.” A new app lets you discover events you might like in the city you’re visiting. We also get the inside scoop about StubHub Center, home of the LA Galaxy. […]

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Roger Dow Talks Travel And Open Skies

Roger Dow Talks Travel And Open Skies

Posted by on July 26, 2015  |  Add Reply

Roger Dow, president and CEO of US Travel Association joins Paul and Elizabeth to discuss open skies and the huge potential that these decades old agreements have to help both domestic and international travelers. More affordable airfares are the proven results. Paul and Elizabeth also talk about the advantages of the Global Entry program.

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John Poimiroo On How To Be Successful Outdoor Writer

John Poimiroo On How To Be Successful Outdoor Writer

Posted by on July 14, 2015  |  Add Reply

John Poimiroo who produces Voices From The Past for OnTravel is also an award winning outdoor writer. He has a love of the outdoors that is reflected in his writing and photography. He discusses with Paul what it takes to be a successful outdoor writer and why the outdoors and wilderness holds such an attraction […]

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America And World War 1 — A Travelers Guide — History And Travel In One Place

America And World War 1 — A Travelers Guide — History And Travel In One Place

Posted by on June 28, 2015  |  Add Reply

Mark Van Ells, professor of history at Queensborough Community College, The City University of New York has written a history and travel guide on World War 1 that makes for a great historical read but also provides good information on visiting the major sites of the First World War. He talks with Paul and Elizabeth about the War […]

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Spud Hilton Talks Travel And The World From IPW

Spud Hilton Talks Travel And The World From IPW

Posted by on June 14, 2015  |  Add Reply

Spud Hilton joins Paul at IPW to talk about travel and have one of their rant chats. Spud talks about how to be courteous to your fellow passengers on crowded flights and they both share their current views on the crowded skies. Spud is the Travel Editor of the San Francisco Chronicle and a frequent […]

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Jim Markel Makes The World’s Best UnWheeled Luggage And Travels Responsibly

Jim Markel Makes The World’s Best UnWheeled Luggage And Travels Responsibly

Posted by on April 22, 2015  |  Add Reply

Former US Marine rigger, Jim Markel, builds Red Oxx Luggage in a workshop in Billings, Montana. Backed by a simple ironclad guarantee, and built to the best specifications, we’ve traveled with it for years and speak from experience. Jim joins us here to talk about the quality that makes his luggage special but also his attitudes […]

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Ted Bravos and ITMI Have Made Tour Directing Into A Career

Ted Bravos and ITMI Have Made Tour Directing Into A Career

Posted by on April 15, 2015  |  Add Reply

Ted Bravos and the International Tour Management Institute, that he founded, have made being a tour director a career. He has trained thousands of people in the art and craft of being tour managers and most of his graduates find work in this fascinating niche iin the travel business. Think traveling and getting paid to […]

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Krav Maga Is Workout As Well As Excellent Self Defense For Travelers

Krav Maga Is Workout As Well As Excellent Self Defense For Travelers

Posted by on April 14, 2015  |  Add Reply

Combining exercise and what they refer to as reality-based self defense Krav Maga is ideal for travelers. Paul chats with Howard Mallen who is the co-founder and CEO of Krav Maga Worldwide. Howard began training in Krav Maga at age twelve receiving instruction directly from Chief Instructor Darren Levine, who brought Krav Maga to the United States […]

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Gary Oster Talks About Importance of Travel To US And Reveals Great Deals

Gary Oster Talks About Importance of Travel To US And Reveals Great Deals

Posted by on April 7, 2015  |  Add Reply

Gary Oster of  the U.S. Travel Association chats with Paul and Elizabeth about the Associations’s sixth annual Daily Getaways program. It runs though April and new deals appear most weekdays at 1pm. You have to move with lightning speed since they sell out quickly. Gary talks about some of the incredible deals that can be had with savings […]

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Marc Patterson Wifi Guru With Boingo Talks Wifi And Travel

Marc Patterson Wifi Guru With Boingo Talks Wifi And Travel

Posted by on April 6, 2015  |  Add Reply

Marc Patterson of Boingo talks WIFI and connectivity while traveling. Paul and Marc discuss the advantages and disadvantages of keeping in touch while traveling. From years of experience on the road they share tips and tricks for using WIFI and also the advantages of Boingo, especially when it comes to security. Paul points out the advantages […]

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