Episode 68

Katherine Parker-Magyar: New Destinations For Experienced Travelers!

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August 12th, 2019

1 hr 30 mins 22 secs

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If I had to assign Katherine Parker-Magyar a spirit animal it would be a youthful pup caught in a "full-body-wag".

"You love travel? I love travel! LET'S TALK TRAVEL!"

That is my experience interviewing Katherine.

Katherine Parker-Magyar has the accomplishments of a rigorous academic, a sense of adventure rivaling Lewis and Clark and stamps on her passport to brag about. This episode will expose you to the joy Katherine brings to travel writing and perhaps pick up a few new destinations for your bucket list! We cover the world by region and explore alternative destinations for travelers that have trekked the well-worn paths of popular destinations.

In additional to her bylines (Architectural Digest, Forbes, The Week, Business Insider and more...) Katherine shares her love of books and her favorite charities. The Amal Foundation aims to support young Palestinian refugees seeking higher education. Amal, in Arabic, translates to "hope" in English. That is exactly what this foundation does and for a staggeringly affordably cost. (See link below.)

Podcast Topics Include:

Where are millennials from China traveling?
The friendliness and culture of Dominica
Santa is from Finland!
Vet what you read and choose reputable travel journalists writing
Choose to consume reputable travel products
When in doubt, ask a professional. Find and travel agent with experience in the region you want to travel in.
Tips on travel writing
The art of hoarding and moving books
Art of Blenheim Palace and the Birth Place of Winston Churchill
Bring a portable charger
Register for travel rewards!
Travel to build relationships and goodwill
The Amal Foundation
What is Katherine’s favorite state? WYOMING!
New locations to visit for the seasoned jetsetter
Alternate locations to popular tourist spots
350th Anniversary Rembrandt, an artist for our time... selfies and naked women!
Where to see live bears in a city center!
Swim in ancient thermal spas formerly home to mythical dragons...

Katherine's closing words, "I don't want to play favorites... but everyone should go to Dominica and Kenya!"

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