Johnny Jet has traveled over 3 million miles and close to 100 countries. Since he's not traveling (thanks Covid19) he's interviewing big-time travelers and giving the latest travel news, deals and tips.
Kim Haas is the host of Afro-Latino Travels with Kim Haas, a new travel series on public television and it premieres this month. Kim has been active in Afro-Latino issues for more than a decade and sat down with Johnny to talk about her favorite places and best travel tips.
Since so many people want to know what’s going on in Hawaii these days, when the islands will open to tourists and what it’s like to live there during a quarantine, I asked Hawaii guru Nathan Kam if he wanted to sit down for a virtual chat. He obliged and you can listen to the interview here!
Bruce Poon Tip has become a global leader in social entrepreneurship, leadership, immersive travel, and innovation. He is best-known as the founder of G Adventures, an award-winning small group adventure travel company and pioneer of community tourism, and the world's largest small group adventure travel company with 200,000 travelers per year and more than 750 tours across all seven continents. Bruce’s first book, Looptail, was released in 2013 and became a New York Times Best Seller.
When I found out my friend Dominika Dryjski has been traveling all around the world including to Australia, where she's currently in mandatory quarantine, I thought I could help her pass the time by interviewing her.
Steve Perillo is the CEO of an international tour company by-day, and a composer by-night. Steve heads-up PERILLO TOURS, America’s largest travel company to Italy since 1945. He was a lifelong apprentice to the legendary Mario Perillo, Mr. Italy, and represents the 3rd generation of the family business. While specializing in Italy tourism, Perillo also offers vacations to Greece, Hawaii and Costa Rica.
Samantha Brown has hosted almost a dozen travel shows on the Travel Channel which include Girl Meets Hawaii, Great Vacation Homes, Great Hotels, Passport to Europe, Passport to Latin America, Great Weekends, Green Getaways, Passport to China, and Samantha Brown's Asia. She’s now in her fourth season of PBS’ Samantha Brown's Places to Love!
Four-time Emmy-award winning director and host Joseph Rosendo began his career as a travel journalist and broadcaster in 1980. Since 2007, he has hosted, directed and written Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope, the award-winning travel television series that airs on PBS and Public Television stations in the U.S. and Canada, as well as in numerous international markets and streams worldwide on Amazon.
Mark is a Professor of Marketing (PhD) and has worked, lived, studied, and taught in more than a dozen countries and has traveled to many dozens more. He has a passion for teaching and helping others to see and experience the World. He also has over 680,000 followers on YouTube!
Kinga Philipps is a Polish American actress and award winning journalist. She has been a correspondent for a variety of networks including: USA Network, AMC, Food Network, Current TV, Fox Sports, SyFy, National Geographic Channel, Discovery Channel and Travel Channel.
My buddy Paul Thompson (@FlyingPhotog) is a 19-year airline industry veteran, having worked in customer relations, air cargo, training and federal compliance. He is currently a ramp agent at Denver International Airport and has been helping clean the interiors of planes during Covid-19. I asked Paul all kinds of questions like: How do you clean the airplanes? Do you think it’s enough? Are they doing more now than before? Would you fly and put your kids on a plane right now? We also talked about de-icing planes since he's based at DEN.
While interviewing Kellee Edwards for my 39 Travel Questions series I got sidetracked about her being a pilot and the surprising reason she got her pilot’s license. Then we got talking about what it’s like traveling the world as a black female and BLM so I created a separate podcast.
Kellee Edwards is "One of the Most Powerful Women In Travel" according to Conde' Nast. She's also an award-winning travel expert, journalist and television host by land, air and sea. She is a licensed pilot, advanced open water scuba diver and explorer and is most known for hosting Mysterious Islands on The Travel Channel.
Drew Binsky is only 29 years old and he has already have been to 191 countries in the world! I was fortunate to get a chance to sit down with Drew (thanks, quarantine) to find out his favorite places, best travel tips and much, much more.
When I found out my friend Angela Sun was the first person to test positive for Covid-19 in Cairns, Australia... I had to interview her to find out what her experience was like Down Under and the flight back to the U.S.A.
Jon is the producer and host of GlobeTrotter TV; a half hour five-times weekly lifestyle travel show that airs in two-million NYC homes on Spectrum HD channel 1993. He has written five books and began his career as a fashion designer.
Amber Mac is a bestselling author of two books, keynote speaker, radio host and co-host of the award-winning podcast series The. AI Effect. Amber has also hosted number of TV shows, including App Central, Bloomberg Brink, G4TechTV's Call for Help, and TWiT's The Social Hour.
When I found out that my friend Kylie was traveling to Australia to see her family, I asked if I could interview her for my podcast. She kindly agreed and I asked her all kinds of questions, from what the flights were like (LAX-SFO-SYD), what happened on arrival, where the mandatory two-week quarantine took place (a guarded luxury hotel that U.S. presidents have stayed in and included three meals a day) and what it’s like in Sydney now that she's completed the quarantine. You will probably be surprised ... I was! Listen to her whole experience here!
Mickela Mallozzi is the four-time Emmy Award-winning Host and Executive Producer of Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi, a travel series highlighting the diversity of dance which airs on PBS stations nationwide and on Amazon Prime globally. A professional dancer and trained musician, Mickela decided to start a journey around the world, taking her camera with her to follow dance in the lives of everyday people wherever she went. From re-discovering her family’s heritage in Southern Italy to dancing tango on the main stage in Buenos Aires, the series covers Mickela’s adventures as she experiences the world, one dance at a time.
Travelzoo’s Senior Editor and a leading expert on travel deals, tips and trends. Gabe appears regularly on highly-rated networks, including NBC, CNN and Fox News, as well as affiliate stations in top TV markets around the country, including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston and San Francisco. Find out Gabe's Travel Style!
Heather and her family were named National Geographic "Travelers of the Year" after the family spent a year (her boys were just 6 and 8 -years old at the time) travelling to 29 countries on six continents and sharing their insights through articles and social media.
Andrea Feczko has traveled the world hosting travel shows called Vacation Creation and Vacation Chasers. More often she travels alone and shares some important safety tips including one I've never even knew about.
Christine van Blokland is an award-winning travel, arts and entertainment journalist with more than 20 years on television. She's the host, creator, writer and executive producer of the educational travel series, Curious Traveler.
Ashley Colburn is a two-time Emmy award winning television producer and host. Ashley specializes in producing and hosting travel documentaries highlighting the wonder in the world. Whether she is bungee jumping in New Zealand or climbing the Matterhorn in Switzerland, there isn't much she won't do!
Darley Newman is a travel expert, TV host, entrepreneur and multimedia producer. She has channeled her passions for travel and storytelling into successful TV series and brands, including Emmy Award-winning “Equitrekking” and “Travels with Darley” on PBS, Amazon Prime, Verizon Digital and networks in over 85 nations.
After being diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy at the age of two, Cory Lee's thirst for adventure never ceased. Cory has traveled to all 7 continents, while managing to run his travel blog curbfreewithcorylee.com, where he shares his accessible, and sometimes not so accessible, travel adventures with others.