Travel Radio Podcast


About the show

Discover your next adventure here or check off your bucket list destinations. Travel tales by travel professionals, authors, historians, linguists and more who make the unusual, niche and unique trips happen!

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Episodes and Blog Entries

  • Project Chimps | USA ROAD TRIP!

    Episode  |  March 30th, 2020  |  27 mins 26 secs
    animal rescue, chimpanzee, family travel, gorilla trekking, hiking, nature, nature preserve, peta, project chimps, road trip, safari, volunteer, volunteer opportunity, zoo

    Project Chimp: If you can't be wild, be free! Visit these former lab chimps as they experience freedom to roam in this purpose built sanctuary.

  • Aloha From Quarantine! Cruise Ship to Military Base

    Episode  |  March 24th, 2020  |  51 mins 57 secs
    cruise quarantine, cruises, cruising, family travel, group travel, hawaii, living in quarantine, luxury travel, princess cruise lines, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional

    Brian and Rowena are back on the podcast from quarantine. The positive news is you can still play ukulele and hula dance anywhere!

  • Playa Please: Dominican Republic All-Inclusive Resort Reviews

    Episode  |  March 11th, 2020  |  40 mins 29 secs
    active travel, adults only all inclusive, adventure travel, all-inclusive resorts, dominican republic, group travel, luxury travel, play resorts, punta cana, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional, wanderlust

    Let's explore the Playa Hotels and Resorts of the Dominican Republic, family and adults only options!

  • Coronavirus News Resources

    Episode  |  February 27th, 2020  |  13 mins 59 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, cruise ship quarantine, travel ban, travel restrictions

    Don't fall for click bate. Get real facts on the Coronavirus. Here is a collection of non-sensationalized resources on Covid-19.

  • "A" Is For Awesome African Adventure On A Luxury Kenyan Safari

    Episode  |  February 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 8 mins
    active travel, adventure travel, africa, france, luxury travel, megan chapa, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional, travel radio

    If creature comforts prevents you from fulfilling your safari dreams then this is the Kenya episode for you!

  • Plan A Disney Cruise w Michelle Tatum

    Episode  |  January 27th, 2020  |  34 mins 31 secs
    bahamas, caribbean, castaway cay, castaway key, cruises, cruising, disney 5k, disney cruise, disney cruise line, disney parks, disneyland, disneyworld, family travel, group travel, jamaica, mexico, river cruising, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional, walt disney

    (Companion Video Highlights available in show notes and YouTube) What makes a Disney Cruise Distinct? Is it a good value you for the investment? Disney enthusiast and Travel Planner Michelle Tatum tells all!

  • Language Immersion: Take a Language or Cultural Retreat!

    Episode  |  January 20th, 2020  |  23 mins 36 secs
    culture trip, france, french 101, german 101, language immersion, language learning, learn french, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional, wanderlust, wine travel

    Unused language skills will atrophy like unused muscle. Put your language skills to practice in a country that speaks it with experts to guide you. The new experiences and memories made will have you conversing like the language body builder you always wanted to be!

  • Canary Islands: Oh Madeira, Oh Madeira, Oh Madeira, Are You Wine?

    Episode  |  December 11th, 2019  |  1 hr 7 mins
    adventure travel, canary islands, cruising, cruising ducks, culinary travel, explorer of the seas, family travel, funchal, lisbon, malaga, medeira, portugal, royal caribbean international, spain, tapas, toboggan

    Better known to Americans as a tasty wine, made famous by George Washing, but also a lush, tropical, Portuguese island off the coast of Africa.

  • Amazing Gifts For Travelers

    Article  |  December 9th, 2019
    By Megan Chapa
    christmas gifts, gifts, gifts for moms, gifts for travelers, travel gadgets, travel gear

    Small, lightweight or clever are the qualifications for gifts for the avid traveler. This is a list of things to give or... gift yourself this 2019!


    Episode  |  December 2nd, 2019  |  38 mins 55 secs
    bahamas, caribbean, cruises, cruising, family travel, gluten free travel, great stirrup cay, group travel, laser tag, nci, norwegian cruise lines, norwegian encore, the haven, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional

    What is it like to sail an inaugural voyage on a new cruise ship? All about the Norwegian Encore on this episode of Travel Radio Podcast.

  • Thank you!

    Article  |  November 28th, 2019
    By Megan Chapa

    Reasons I'm thankful in 2019!


    Episode  |  November 26th, 2019  |  43 mins 52 secs
    africa, baby boomers, cruises, cruising, culinary travel, group travel, india, italy, luxury travel, qm2, queen mary 2, singles travel, singles travel international, solo travel, south america, travel, world cruise

    Get ready for the greatest singles travel event on the high seas... LUXURY WORLD CRUISE ON QM2!

  • Alaska: Cruising Past Icebergs

    Episode  |  November 18th, 2019  |  51 mins 55 secs
    active travel, adventure travel, alaska, alaska cruise, celebrity cruise, celebrity solstice, cruises, cruising, culinary travel, glass blowing, luxury travel, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional

    Alaska is huge! Cruise it to save time on transport and take in as much of it's beauty as you can on your vacation!

  • MARK MURPHY:, Brexit What the Hexit and U.S. Tourism

    Episode  |  October 14th, 2019  |  47 mins 33 secs
    bahamas, brexit, mark murphy, mexico travel, podernfamily, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel news, travel professional,, uk

    This episode includes fact checking the news with, travel to the UK amidst Brexit and why you should go to the United States for your next vacation. (This episode recorded September 30th, 2019.)

  • Game of Thrones: Red Wedding, Black Dinner and Giants OH MY!

    Episode  |  October 7th, 2019  |  36 mins 11 secs
    active travel, castles, fact or fiction, faeries, game of thrones, got, mythology, red wedding, scottish history, united kingdom, visit scotland

    Scotland's country side is stitched up with the threads of mythology and real battles, plots and murders of the past. Listen to this weeks episode to visit these magical sites and locations behind Game of Thrones inspired creatures and events.

  • Great Scott! Game of Thrones Travel w/ David Weinczok

    Episode  |  September 25th, 2019  |  50 mins 6 secs
    active travel, adventure travel, castle, castle hunter, castles, david weinczok, game of thrones, got, scotland, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional

    Real places you can visit in Scotland and Scottish history behind Games of Thrones. Author, David Weinczok, talks his latest book about real places you can visit on you next vacation!