Celebrity Edge Heightens Cruise Ship Entertainment

Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Edge, scheduled to enter service in December, promises to be as innovative in its entertainment as in its design. Becky Thompson-Foley, Associate Vice President, Entertainment, for Celebrity, joins Paul and Elizabeth to preview what’s in store for passengers. The Theatre will be the most technologically advanced performance space at sea, says Thompson-Foley, noting […]


Santa Fe Has History of Amazing Food And Art

Joanne Hudson joins Paul and Elizabeth to chat about Santa Fe, New Mexico during the 27th Annual Book Passage Travel Writers and Photographers Conference. She talks about the emerging art scene of contemporary Native American Art. Rooted in History but fresh and very contemporary artists are forging new ground. There is also one of the […]

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Steve Perillo Carries On The Family Tradition Touring Italy

Paul and Elizabeth chat with Steve Perillo, CEO of Perillo Tours, both a pioneer and a leader in escorted tours to Italy. Steve represents the third generation of the family business. And he shares how his family worked to make Italy a popular destination for American tourists after WW II. Today they are leaders in […]

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Chef Pierre-Marie LePrince Creates Culinary Experiences For Princess Cruises 

Chef Pierre-Marie LePrince, Director of Culinary Experience, Princess Cruises chats with Paul about the new dining experiences for the Princess fleet and some of his thoughts about what passengers want. They discuss trends and new ideas for dining at sea.   


Cruising Ganges With Pandaw: A New Way To See India

Paul talks with Marco Rosa about the remarkable history of Pandaw Cruises and the company’s relationship with Myanmar and Southeast Asia. They also talk about the new cruises in India which open up a new and very comfortable way to see the country from its rivers.

Wine Month In California

Nancy Light of the Wine Institute joins Paul again this year to talk about the events that wineries in California will hold to celebrate Wine Month in September. 


Places — Shane Dallas Talks About The Czech Republic, Ostrava and TBEX

Shane Dallas joins Paul and Elizabeth to discuss the real attractions of the Czech Republic. They also talk about TBEX, and how the international conference has grown to reflect today’s changing digital media landscape.   

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James DeRuvo Goes to Comic-Con, and some other family oriented adventures

Family Travel and Tech Lord James DeRuvo spent the summer taking his family to several “cons” including the grand daddy of them all, San Diego Comic-Con. He joins us to talk about those 4 heady days of pop culture, why he’s taking his teenager to PowerMorphicon, and how a con is not only a great […]


People — Max Hartshorne Visits Scenic Austria Without Crowds

Max Hartshorne, Editor of GoNomad, talks with Paul about a recent trip to Vorarlberg, Austria. You can read about Max’s adventure here. It’s an area that meets every expectation about what Austria should be.  Image Credit – Max Hartshorne        


Margie Goldsmith Goes To Portland Maine And Discovers Island Life

Margie Goldsmith joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about her recent trip out to a remarkable island in Cosco Bay. Portland, Maine is growing in stature as a place for great dining and she find all that and more at two amazing hotels. While staying at the Portland Harbor Hotel she discovered that they have another hotel […]