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People — Margie Goldsmith Talks Music And Food In New Orleans

Paul chats with Margie Goldsmith about her insider tips about visiting New Orleans and the special events and festivals that often are peopled more by locals than visitors. She shares some of her recent experiences about music and food and touring the city on a bicycle. 

 

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People — Margie Goldsmith Talks About Fishing In Abacos, Bahamas

Correspondent Margie Goldsmith chats with Paul about her recent fishing trip to the Abacos, in the Bahamas, and why even rank amateurs can have a blast. She also discusses why the Abacos have such a powerful lure for anyone seeking a place to really get away. 

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Margie Goldsmith Makes An Ugly Stick In Newfoundland

Margie Goldsmith travels the world as a correspondent with Traveling and when she manages to find good wifi we talk on Skype. Besides finding time to make an ugly stick or perhaps play the harmonica in Africa she really does travel the world whether on the back of a BMW GS 1200 or finding her way along a jungle path. In this episode she talks about hiking in Gros Morne National Park in Canada and visiting Newfoundland in the Canadian Maritime provinces.

As a Lowell Thomas Travel Award receipient, Margie has been to 134 countries and written about them for: Travel + Leisure, Robb Report, National Geographic Traveler, Islands, Coastal Living, Virtuoso Life, Business Jet Traveler, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Affluent Traveler, O the Oprah Magazine, American Way, Hemispheres,  Private Clubs, etc.

Jennifer has also managed to win a Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Gold, ASJA Gold Award, four Folio Awards and 66 other writing awards. Fellow Resident, the Explorer’s Club, Travelers’ Century.

 



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Margie Goldsmith Explores The Best Of Swiss Ski Resorts

   

Margie Goldsmith, the Snow Lover  and collector of cow bells, traveled via Swiss International Airlines on a travel pass on the Swiss Travel System which also includes  50% price reduction on most mountain railways and free admission to nearly 500 museums. She stayed in Swiss Deluxe Hotels  and talked about on the air some of the best in Switzerland  including: The Carlton Hotel, St. Moritz, The Grand Hotel Kronenhof PontresinaThe Tschuggen Grand Hotel, ArosaThe Widder Hotel.  She dined at: Kulm Hotel, St. Moritz  and  The Arosa Kulm Hotelhttp://www.arosakulm.ch/en/ Although she does express reservations about raclette and fondue we are confident the Swiss people will welcome her back at anytime. However they will protect their cowbells. There is more information at Switzerland.  

 



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Margie Goldsmith’s Amazing Adventures In The Andes

Today’s episode comes straight from the NYT Travel Show with regular OnTravel correspondent Margie Goldsmith. This time Margie shares stories from a wide variety of exciting trips. From one of her first trips as a freelance travel writer in the Cloud Forrest in Peru, to desert vacations, and road trips on motorcycles. 

In the episode below you’ll hear firsthand about Margie’s incredible excursions including her recent motorcycle trip from San Francisco, through Yosemite, which ended in Reno. She also talks with Paul and Elizabeth about inspirations from the NYT Travel show and much more. Listen to the full episode below, and be sure to follow Margie on Instagram to see where her next adventure takes her.  



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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.



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Margie Goldsmith Trails The Annual Sheep Drive In Sun Valley, Idaho

MargieGoldsmithOnly our correspondent Margie Goldsmith could cover the sheep drive in Ketchum and stay at one of the world’s great resorts, Sun Valley, Idaho. Trailing the sheep happens only once a year and Margie brings it up close and personal.

 

 

 

 

 



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Margie Goldsmith Reports On Her Recent Trip to Russia

MargieGoldsmithAward winning correspondent Margie Goldsmith talks with Paul and Elizabeth about her recent trip to Russia. He talks about the differences she saw between cities and the cultural experiences she had including a magnificent night at the Bolshoi ballet in Moscow. Margie’s report last year on getting married in Bali won a Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Broadcast Award for OnTravel.

 

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Margie Goldsmith Heads North From San Francisco To The Lost Coast

Margi&JamieMotorcycleMargie Goldsmith heads north from San Francisco on a very sexy BMW bike with very sexy husband Jamie to discover redwoods, great inns, and great wines In the process she finds the Lost Coast and some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. She chats with Paul and Elizabeth who relive some great memories of early trips to the region.

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Margie Goldsmith Discovers the Hidden Joys of San Francisco

MargieGoldsmithMargie Goldsmitth finds food and culture in San Francisco on a trip that took her from the Embarcadero to the historic mission and points in between. It’s a look at San Francisco as only Margie can provide. She chats with Paul and Elizabeth about ways to discover San Francisco.