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

  • 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!

  • 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.)

  • SCOTLAND: 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!

  • New Week, New Coffee Shop (Oxfordshire, UK)

    Article  |  September 16th, 2019
    By Megan Chapa
    coffee, headington, new ground coffee, oxford, oxfordshire, social enterprise, the workshop

    Starting the week right with a visit to The Workshop in Headington, Oxfordshire, UK. The Workshop is the newest social enterprise, serving coffee and work opportunities for ex-offenders.

  • Katherine Parker-Magyar: New Destinations For Experienced Travelers!

    Episode  |  August 12th, 2019  |  1 hr 30 mins
    active travel, adventure travel, africa, dominica, iceland, lapland, mexico, south america, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel journalist, travel writer, wanderlust

    Travel some place new with recommendations from award winning travel writer Katherine Parker-Magyar!

  • Australia Travel Tips with Cloe Jager

    Episode  |  June 18th, 2019  |  45 mins 16 secs
    active travel, adventure travel, australia, cloe jaeger, megan chapa, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel podcast, travel radio

    Local insights from Australian native Cole Jager, who is not a criminal, and host of Travel Lust Podcast. Episode includes translating the Aussie Menu!

  • Flying Virgin Atlantic Airlines For The First Time

    Episode  |  May 14th, 2019  |  47 mins 12 secs
    active travel, adventure travel, airlines, flying, ladypodsquad, travel industry

    What is it like to fly Virgin Atlantic Airlines? With basic service this good first class must be like riding a magical pegasus through the heavens...

  • REVIEW: CozyPhones Active Lycra with Mesh Lining & Ultra Thin Speakers

    Article  |  May 10th, 2019
    By Megan Chapa
    cozyphones review, family travel, headphones for insomniacs, sleep, sleep headphones, travel gadgets, white noise

    Mesh band headphones for extended wear with good sound quality.

  • Ukulele Lovers Cruise to Alaska 2020

    Episode  |  April 29th, 2019  |  35 mins 58 secs
    alaska cruise, cruises, cruising, family travel, group travel, hawaii, hawaii cruise, travel, travel agent, travel agent interview, travel professional, travel radio, ukulele, ukulele instruction

    It's pronounced "yoo-kuh-LAY-lee" - but you already knew that! Cruise to Alaska to see the glaciers and bask in the Aloha of advanced Ukulele lessons with Brian and Rowena Vasquez Hawaiian Ambassadors.