Episodes
Published 01/20/22
Cruising is not what you think, and we're here to tell you why... A cruise holiday has traditionally been viewed as expensive, only for old people, claustrophobic, the list goes on. For some, the idea of what cruising is has clung onto some old-fashioned ideas and many people are surprised to find that this type of holiday is in fact for them. In this episode, Dave welcomes some very special guests who are cruising gurus. Listen now to find out why cruising is the holiday you need right...
Published 01/20/22
In this episode, Steve is on location and we're taking a look into a Neilsons holiday where you can 'relax as hard you like'! How do you make this happen? Well, you take great locations, activities like watersports, cycling and tennis and mix in with the best beaches, great food and spas to create endless opportunities to spend your days as active or relaxed, as you like. Not to be confused with your typical resort, a Neilson holiday is unlike any other. Listen to find out why! This...
Published 01/13/22
As 2021 draws to a close, the team take a look at the year ahead; including what they think will be big in 2022. From bucket list trips, milestone birthday bashes and sporting events, some old favourites along with new hitters come to the forefront of 2022's travel trends. Listen today to find out what countries you should be exploring this year, along with some tips from the team. This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable -...
Published 01/02/22
In this episode Steve and Lauren are going to Santa Monica, California. Home to the world famous Santa Monica Pier, the end of Route 66, discover why Santa Monica is the place to stay when visiting LA. Covered in this episode Why it's a great base to explore Greater LA's famous spots Recommendations on where to eat and enjoy a drink as the sunsets Walkable neighbourhoods Great outdoor activities Best time of year to visit Instagram: seesantamonica Website: santamonica.com This podcast...
Published 09/10/21
Steve and Lauren are going to be rediscovering New York City beyond the main tourist hot spots, Times Square, Central Park and explore the Five boroughs of NYC. Breaking the myth of New York being a short city break destination and why it’s perfect for slow travel. Learn more about the boroughs of New York Our guest's favourite spots Events not to be missed in the city This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy
Published 09/02/21
On this episode we are going to be taken around Capital Region USA, from the beaches of Maryland, the mountains of Virginia the cosmopolitan city of Washington, DC, bursting with U.S. history. Our special guests will be sharing their expert knowledge of the region, including why the region is perfect for those looking for a short break destination to slow travel. Plus... How to get there and get around the region Year round travel ideas Our guests top 5 things to do when visiting Where to...
Published 08/27/21
Breaking Travel News Great news for travel as there are more exciting opportunities to travel. 7 countries move to the 'Green List' 4 to 'Amber' and France is now back on the Amber list. The changesMoving from amber to green: Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Slovakia, Latvia, Romania and Norway Moving from red to amber: India, Bahrain, Qatar and the UAE Moving from amber-plus to amber: France 4 countries are moving from Amber to Red: Georgia, Mexico, La Reunion and Mayotte This podcast uses the...
Published 08/05/21
Did you know that 147 extra destinations have potentially just become available to over 34 million Brits! We share the top destinations you could be travelling to this summer and answer the most frequently asked questions such as: What was announced this week? What are the changes to travel? When do the new rules come into effect? Which destinations can I travel to? What do I need to do before I travel? All this and more in this latest edition of The Travel Podcast. This podcast uses the...
Published 07/10/21
Travellers in the UK are excited as a range of new countries and destinations have been added to the 'safe travel' green list. Find out which countries are on the list as well as everything you need to know before you book your next holiday. Steve is joined by Travel Podcast regular Dave Pope as they chat through all the latest travel news. This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy
Published 06/25/21
Join us as we talk about the hottest holidays in the UK today…Seacations! Sea what we hear you ask! Until recently there were very few options for cruises out of the UK, and if you didn’t like the idea of cruises you might be forgiven for not considering going. But now the world has changed and everyone wants to cruise from the UK. In fact, between June and September 2021, we have counted: Over 250 different cruises leaving from the UK 18 different cruise brands offering cruises 20+ cruise...
Published 06/03/21
In this episode, Jules welcomes the Jersey Tourist Board to discuss what this incredible island can offer to its visitors. Jersey. An island of rediscovery where landscapes are just waiting to be explored. Whether it’s the view from the battlements of a 12th century castle, a beach walk along Jersey’s unspoilt coastline or taking time to reflect while you watch the sun sink into the sea over St Ouen’s Bay, Jersey is there to be discovered. Key Topics Adventures From valley adventures and...
Published 05/20/21
Big news for everyone desperate to go on holiday from the UK. The UK Government has published its long-awaited 'Green List' of countries which it says are safe for travel. The list will be updated every 3 weeks, but which countries have made the list and which ones haven't? Plus in this special bonus episode we talk about: What other holidays you could be having this summer? The 13th country which isn't listed Where we think will be big in 2022 Top tips the best deals this summer Listen now...
Published 05/07/21
This is a must listen for anyone wanting to visit Boston! On this episode we dive deep in to Boston, with our special guests sharing great detail on why visit Boston, it's rich history, how to get around, their favourite neighbourhoods to explore, where to stay, the nightlife and their Boston travel tips. Plus Boston locals share their tips on Boston's 09:40 - Food scene 40:10 - Shopping 49:00 - Sports 55:00 - Movies 11:14:40 - Walks, runs and hikes in and around Boston #allinclusivebos
Published 04/23/21
On this episode we are going to be exploring the beautiful sate of Louisiana. Covering recommended itineraries, local food & drink must tries, the history & culture from Cajun & Creole cultures to the world famous Madris Gras and much more. Including music clips throughout to give you the vibe or Louisiana from tailgating at LSU to Mardi Gras to Second Lining and Zydeco at breakfast!
Published 04/16/21
On this episode Jules and Dave are joined by our special guest from Sri Lanka Collection for an introductory talk on everything Sri Lanka covering: Attractions Best time of year to visit How to get there Festivals & Events Food When to go What to expect
Published 04/09/21
On this episode we are going to be exploring San Francisco and beyond. Whether you’re a first timer or an avid visitor San Francisco is a destination for all. Our special guest, Joe President & CEO of San Francisco Travel association, who will be sharing his personal insights, hidden secrets, why it’s a great gateway to explore california and some great recommendations for food and festivals... Check out @onlyinsf on social.
Published 03/26/21
Coming up in this episode, we are exploring Puglia, Italy and discovering what this stunning region of Italy has to offer visitors. From UNESCO world heritage sites, breathtaking coastlines, countryside and much more.... and to take us on this journey I’m joined by two special guests Alfredo and Gino from Puglia Tourism. Our guests personal recommendations on: Their own top tips on what to do in Puglia Food & Drink Outdoor activities Festivals History and culture Recommended length of...
Published 03/05/21
On this episode we are exploring Umbria and discovering what this stunning region of Italy has to offer visitors. Umbria is a largely rural region located right in the centre of the Italian boot, just off the beaten path. Umbria’s picturesque villages and green landscapes are well-known among Italians who want a nearby getaway, with plenty of traditional charm. Our guests personal recommendations on: Food & Drink Outdoor activities Thermal springs & Lakes History and culture
Published 03/02/21
On this episode we are exploring the beautiful Italian island of Sardinia. Our two special guests share their personal recommendations from their favourite beaches to local cuisine. They also share their knowledge on: Best way to get around Sardinia Cities and areas to visit Sardinia's hidden gems Sardinia's history
Published 02/26/21
On this episode we will be discovering what New Hampshire is like to visit in the winter and especially for skiing & snowboarding. With great snow conditions over the winter months makes New Hampshire a great ski destination. But there's a lot more than skiing and riding – there's something for everyone of all ages in New Hampshire. Our special guests, Estlin & Shannon share their favourite things to do in winter and why it's a great destination for you shoppaholics!
Published 02/24/21
Insight Vacations have spent over a year brainstorming to create something that they've never put together before for women travellers in search of new experiences. And that's how they started this wonder woman series, starting with this inspirational journey of India for women. In the lead up to international women's day on the 8th of March, Lucy and Lee are here to talk about their women led trip. Sharing how on this soul-enriching journey you will discover the beauty of India in the...
Published 02/19/21
On this episode we are going to be exploring the beautiful Atlantic Canada region. Covering four provinces, New Brunswick, Newfoundland & Labrador, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. These four provinces offer Canada’s prettiest coastline and every seaside activity you can imagine! We will be covering... City break ideas. When to visit and seasonality. Exploring the great outdoors. Wildlife watching. Self drive ideas. Food & drink. Where you can walk on the seabed and later...
Published 02/05/21
We will be going on a virtual road trip starting in the beautiful state of Utah where we will be stopping to explore the rocky mountains, the stunning landscapes of Bryce and Zion national parks… en route to Arziona to visit The Grand Canyon National Park and Flagstaff.... then ending up in one of the Travel Podcasts favourite places to kick back and relax… Scottsdale.
Published 01/28/21
Join Lauren and Jules as they interview the Two bohemians; Luke and Tyler who spend life on the road in their trusty van, Buxton. They give us an insight into their daily life and what made them decide to change their lifestyles. They are advocates for travel, mindfulness and lifestyle sectors and use their platform to positively inspire the online community and help individuals make conscious decisions to better themselves; to help them realise their true potential to start living happier...
Published 01/20/21