Jennifer Dombrowski Paddles Her Canoe On The Dordogne

Jennifer Dombrowski travels to the Dordogne region of France to explore the river and even sleep in a treehouse. It’s the best of France after the crowds have gone. Check out this episode!

Gary Arndt Visits Sri Lanka and The Maldives

Gary and Paul chat about Gary’s most recent trip to Sri Lanka to speak at a conference held in a Cinnamon Hotel, a Sri Lankan group. He visits the Maldives and spends the day on a sand bar surrounded by ocean, flying his drone. He finds welcoming people  throughout and tourism with a cultural and […]

The Cranky Flier TrustWorthy Information For Fliers

Paul talks with Brett Snyder who views the airline industry from an insiders perspective. The Cranky Flier provides an accurate look at airlines and that makes us all more knowledgeable when we have to fly. Their Concierge Service helps by using “real live humans to help real live humans”. Great idea. Check out this episode!

Earplanes Make Airplane Travel Nearly Painless

Paul and Elizabeth talk with Drew O’Connell the creator of Earplanes. A small, soft, silicone earplug with a ceramic filter that allows the air pressure outside and inside the ear to equalize slowly, a simple idea that reduces or eliminates the pain caused by changes in altitude in planes. We’ve used them for years and […]

Medjet Is There When The Need Is Greatest

Paul and Elizabeth talk with Medjet’s COO, John Gobbels, who is an expert on travel safety. His bio says he is former Clinical Director for STAT MedEvac and is a certified Critical Care Nurse, Law Enforcement Officer, Paramedic and Firefighter. We found that his knowledge about emergencies and Medjet lives up to his bio. Medjet is […]

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam Offers A Chance To Blend Your Own Wine

Aboard Holland America Line’s Koningsdam, Paul chats with David Rosenthal, a wine maker at Chateau Ste. Michelle, Washington state’s oldest winery. In an innovative program, David teaches guests how to blend wine. Check out this episode!

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam Features Fine Wines

Aboard Holland America Line’s Koningsdam, Paul chats with the ship’s cellar master about the wine program and the challenges of creating different wine lists for the many fine dining options on the ship. Check out this episode!

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam Celebrates Fine Dining And Great Sushi

Aboard Holland America Line’s Koningsdam, Paul chats with Andy Matsuda, one of the line’s culinary consultants, about what makes great sushi. Matsuda’s school in Southern California is renowned for producing some of the top sushi chefs in America. Check out this episode!

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam Serves A New Level of Fine Dining

With the Koningsdam, Holland America Line has upgraded its level of fine dining, and Paul chats with the ship’s executive chef about the enhancements.  Get a behind-the-scenes look into the galley. Check out this episode!

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam Visits Eidfjord Norway

On a recent cruise on Holland America Line’s Konigsdam Paul visited Eidfjord, Norway, which just might be the extreme sports capital of the world. Check out this episode!