Dan Forth blogs about the world of travel as he sees it.
Travel and technology walk hand in hand. From Ipads to laptops, James DeRuvo gives us the latest on technology for the mobile world.

, , , ,

Janice Wald Henderson Talks Ritz Carlton Ft. Lauderdale and American River Cruising

Janice Wald Henderson

Janice Wald Henderson is back, today to talk about her recent experiences at the Ritz Carlton in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, recent changes in American river cruising, and more. Henderson recently stayed at the Ritz Carlton in Fort Lauderdale before and after a cruise, and highly recommends the hotel. It has both the amenities you’d expect from a Ritz Carlton, with the added casual atmosphere you’d find in Florida. In addition to the amenities at the hotel and the wonderful food, Henderson shares expert cruise travel tips as well as how to get the best possible deal at almost any hotel.
Henderson also discusses her recent trip on an all new European-style cruise in America: French America Line. The new company, based out of New Orleans, is changing the river cruise experience in the US, and she has all the details. To learn more listen to the full episode below.

 

 

(Featured image source)

, ,

Insiders And Experts Talk About The Real Need For Travel And Medical Insurance

Beth Godlin, Aon Affinity Travel Practice president joins Paul at Phocuswright 2016 in Los Angeles to discuss travel safety and also the need for travel insurance. She speaks of changes in travel as well as the emerging demand for travel experiences. They talk about the sharing economy as well. Talking with Beth provides an insight into the developing world of travel from a global perspective. She also provides an expert assesment of the need for different types of travel and medical insurance. Elizabeth joins Paul to discuss the nuts and bolts of travel insurance.

 

 

, ,

Margie Goldsmith Experiences Pure Luxury in Portugal

OnTravel Correspondent Margie Goldsmith visits our show once again, this time to share her experience cruising on the Douro River in Portugal. Margie traveled on the Scenic Azure with Scenic Luxury Cruises and Tours, an experience that was nothing short of luxurious. Margie shares details on what she calls a “6 star experience” on the all-inclusive ship. In addition to the amenities, Margie shares stories of her travels through the various cities in Portugal visited on the cruise. Hear her exciting experiences firsthand in the episode below.

, , ,

The Man Behind the Myth: Buffalo Bill

When you think of the wild west, you’re often met with visions of cowboys in open land, riding their horses, and herding cattle. While much of that has faded away with time, Cody, Wyoming preserves the authentic western life. Claudia Wade visits the show to share insights, stories, and fascinating trivia about Buffalo Bill, once the most famous man in the world thanks to his Wild West Show. In the episode below, listen to her tell the accounts of history surrounding the myths and learn more on the Cody website.

(Image source)

Gary Arndt Visits The Country Of Tuvalu

Once again Gary Arndt visits our show to share his travel tips, experiences, and more. Recently, Gary visited one of the smallest countries in the UN (based on population): Tuvalu. Located in the Pacific, between Australia and Hawaii, this country has just shy of 10,000 people, split between 9 islands (only accessible by boat, other than the capital Funafuti). Gary shares his experience visiting the country as well as visiting his favorite area on earth: the Pacific. Hear more about his experiences in Tuvalu in the full episode below, and read more on his website.  

 

(Image source)

, , ,

Janice Wald Henderson Talks About Food And Cabo San Lucas

Correspondent Janice Wald Henderson joins Paul to talk about a food festival in a fabulous hotel in Baja California’s Cabo San Lucas. She talks about the amazing modern cooking that can be found in Mexico and the service and talent found in the hotels. And yes there is relaxation aplenty.

 

 

, , ,

The Best Of Scotland From A True Scots

Jeremy Hawkins with Connoisseurs Scotland talks with Paul and Elizabeth about not only the best places to stay in Scotland but areas of the countryside where there is a luxury hotel and miles of near wilderness. He even shares the remarkable fact that one hotel has a program of providing super sports cars like Ferraris to guests. Of course we do talk about golf but all agree that some of the best food in Europe can be found in Scotland. 

 

 

, , , ,

Jennifer Dombrowski Finds Flying In Asia An Adventure

World traveler, Jennifer Dombrowski, visits to share her experiences recently visiting the Philippines. Her trip started in Manila for the TBEX Conference, where she spoke on her work as a travel blogger over the years. After the conference, she and her husband traveled to other places in the Philippines, including the Two Seasons Coron Island, where they got to explore the ocean with their new diving certification. Listen to the full episode below to hear more about her adventures, as well as travel tips for long plane rides from her and Paul, below as well as on her website.

(Image source)

, ,

Beer Lovers Paradise In The South

Niall Hanley joins Paul and Elizabeth to chat about life and the booming culture in micro breweries in Raleigh, North Carolina. Niall talks about the early days of emigrating from Ireland and starting what has become the pub with the most active taps in the world. Niall talk about the logistics of managing over 360 varieties of beer on tap and how the business has evolved. He shares his plans for a gourmet food court that is in work. 

 

 

, ,

Joni Reins Of Scenic River Cruises and Emerald Waterways Talks River Adventure

Joni Reins joins Paul to talk about how Scenic has established itself as the premier river cruise company in Europe. She discusses how it is totally all-inclusive and provides a truly personalized experience for each passenger.