ontravel's podcast

Travel the world from Paul and Elizabeth Lasley through podcasts filled with insider know how and tips.

http://ontravel.libsyn.com/podcast

subscribe
share


 
 

    Jennifer Dombrowski Reports From France on Skiing in Andorra


    Jennifer Dombrowski is back reporting from Bordeaux, France on her most recent trip. This time, she traveled to a small place, not far from Bordeaux, in the Pyrenees mountains: Andorra.  From how to get there to her favorite restaurants, activities, and other attractions Jennifer gives all the details you need to plan a trip to what she calls the most underrated winter sports destination in Europe. With charming towns and luxe ski resorts, there's something for everyone.  Jennifer, Paul,...


    share





    25m
    today

    Carmel Indiana Champions Traffic Roundabouts As Way To Lessen Congestion


    Mayor Jim Brainard of Carmel, Indiana has made the city a leader in the use of traffic roundabouts, containing more than 100 within it's city streets.  Jim talks with Paul and Elizabeth about how increasingly, cities are trading their traffic lights in for  European-style roundabouts.  They’re doing it for reasons that range from cost savings and traffic flow to safety and the environment.  As many as four times the number of cars move through a roundabout in the same time as a...


    share





    25m
    Friday

    500px Has Nine Million Members Taking Great Travel Photos


    Andy Yang from 500px visits the show to talk all things travel photography. Paul met Andy at the Phocuswright Conference in Los Angeles last year, and today they discuss great travel photography.  500px is a photography community and marketplace that aims to help photographers grow three things: their skills, network, and wallets. Andy shares info on each as well as more details about how to join, upload, and even monetize your travel photography.  Additionally Paul and Andy discuss other...


    share





    25m
    Thursday

    Carnival Adds Havana Overnight To Caribbean Cruises


    Terry Thornton, Senior Vice President of Carnival Cruises joins Paul and Elizabeth to share details of their new Havana, Cuba cruise program in the Caribbean. Leaving from the port of Tampa, Florida, Carnival offers 12 different cruises to Havana: either 4-day "weekend" cruises or 5-day cruises with an additional stop at a location such as Key West.  Terry shares what kind of logistics goes into creating a new cruise line destination and what passengers need to prepare as well as what...


    share





    24m
    Wednesday

    Gary Arndt Talks Netherlands, Travel, Photography, and More


    In this episode we welcome Gary Arndt back to the show as he's recently returned from his first trip of 2017 to the Netherlands. On this trip he visited Utrecht, Rotterdam, and more and talks to Paul about the culture, architecture, history, and food and more.  Gary also shares about his new Facebook group, Everything and Everywhere Travel Community. A group created for well-traveled people to share knowledge and travel info and tips. He and Paul also talk about the rise of online travel...


    share





    25m
    Tuesday

    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 Pontresina, The Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa, The Widder...


    share





    25m
    last week

    TAP Portugal Looks Forward To Expanding Role In New Routes


    TAP Portugal is expanding and carrying Portugal's flag to new parts of the world with expanded routes. Paul chats with Carlos Paneiro about what makes the airline special.  


    share





    25m
    last week

    Jennifer Dombrowski Visits to Talk All Things Truffles


    Jennifer Dombrowski returning OnTravel correspondent, visits once again from Bordeaux, France to talk about all things truffle.  Jennifer recently went truffle hunting and shares her experiences, as well as information about truffles, what she likes about them, why the cost so much, and some favorite ways to enjoy them with food.  She then shifts to a different type of truffle, chocolate. From her quest to find the best in Wester France and more. To hear more listen to the full episode...


    share





    25m
    this month

    Tech Lord James DeRuvo Talks Ways To Make Video Better With Monopods


    Tech Lord James DeRuvo Talks about GoPro's Karma Grip Handheld Stabilizer, and the Freewell Pro S1 360° Monopod. Now you can capture the moment coming and going! Also, and update on Star Wars Land, Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Ride, and the return of the Main Street Electrical Parade at Disneyland!  


    share





    25m
    this month

    Shane Dallas: The Best Cities Around the World


    Regular guest Shane Dallas is back to talk about his most recent travel experiences and share what's new since he last visited the show. First off, he's recently been announced as Conference Director, Europe for TBEX, and his new travel tours are off to a great start.  He and Paul discuss changes in travel over the past few decades, including airline accommodations and more. They also talk about some of the most exciting and greatest cities to visit around the world including Isfahan in...


    share





    25m
    this month