Entries by Paul

Conversation with Pam Conover of Seabourn Cruise Line

Pam Conover has guided Seabourn Cruises, as president and CEO with a sure hand and helped make it one of the world’s outstanding luxury lines. Here she shares her thoughts on what makes Seabourn the distinctive product it is. Since this interview was conducted industry veteran, Rick Meadows has assumed Pam’s role but she will […]

Milestone Hotel – London

This is one of the great hotels in the world. Make no mistake, it is small luxurious and the service is spectacular. And the location across the street from Kensington Palace and the great gardens is a real plus. You can walk the high street and shop, browse for antiques and stroll to museums. The […]

Learning About Whiskey in London

London’s Athenaeum Hotel sports a whiskey sommelier and one of the largest collections of whiskey anywhere. Just ask for Angelo and he’ll guide you through the collection of more than two hundred and forty whiskeys from around the world. Listen with us as we learn something about whiskey from Scotland from a true expert.

Central Park on the Allure of the Seas…

Paul and Elizabeth talk about Paul’s trip to the Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas. With around 6,000 passengers, it’s the largest cruise ship ever built and 2 inches longer that the Oasis of the Seas. However for Paul the real pleasure of the ship is sitting out in Central Park early in the morning […]

Seabourn Sojourn

One thing I’ve discovered in covering different cruise ships is that each has a unique personality and attracts people who are similarly attracted to those qualities that make up that personality. So right now I should say that if I could only go on one cruise, it would be on a Seabourn Cruises ship, and […]

RCI’s Allure of the Seas

It’s the last day of a two night preview cruise aboard the worlds largest cruise ship, the Allure of the Seas, Royal Caribbean International’s newest entry into the superlative sweepstakes and I’m having coffee in the Park Café. Unseen birds are singing somewhere in the trees and high above, the sky is turning bright with […]

Strategies for Easier Airport Check-in and Boarding

Ever wonder if there are secrets for getting through the airport check-in process? Everybody thinks there must be some. Well there may not be secrets but there are strategies that can save you time and stress on your next flight. So who better to give us the inside scoop than Ken Bostock, managing director of […]


Paul and Elizabeth talk with Bruce Brown about surfing in Southern California, surf culture and how it’s changed and finding the perfect wave. “The Endless Summer” Director’s Special edition 2-Disc set is out and for anyone interested in surfing it’s a must. Paul who grew up in the surf in Southern California and Elizabeth who […]