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  • 00:27

    Great Loop Radio: Cruising Lake Okeechobee and the AICW in South Florida

    in Travel

    This week's Great Loop Radio podcast guest is Bud Lloyd, Cruising Editor for Waterway Guide's Southern Edition. Loopers are heading north, and Bud will guide us through the two routes they're taking to Stuart, Florida: Lake Okeechobee and the ICW in southern Florida.

  • 00:30

    Great Loop Radio: Cruising the Atlantic ICW in South Carolina

    in Travel

    Join us as Larry Dorminy of The Salty Southeast Cruisers' Net tells us what to expect while cruising the Atlantic ICW in South Carolina, including tides, shoaling, must-see ports, best marinas and anchorages, and more.

  • 00:30

    Cruising FAQ's

    in Travel

    Today we look at some of the Crusing's frequently asked questions. Some of the questions we will look at today will be:
    Do I need a passport when I cruise?
    Why do I need a Travel Agent?
    Isn't cruising expensive?
    How do I knwo which ship is right for me?
    Won't I be board on a ship?
    We want to bring the kids, but we also want time for ourselves. Are there babysitting services onboard?
    Do I need travel insurance?
    I have food allergies will there be food I can eat?
    Do I need Visa's?
    How about Vacinations, do I need them too?



     

  • 01:01

    Dark Side of Cruising and Travel Insurance F.A.Q.

    in Travel

    World Footprints will open up our new "Travelers University" to share some important things that you should know about the cruise industry and travel insurance.  Whether you are a first time cruiser or have sailed the seven seas for years, there are things about the cruise industry that you probably don’t know. For as much enjoyment as a cruise provides there is a dark side to cruising that generally goes unreported.  Author and Saturday Evening Post contributor, Elizabeth Becker, joins us to reveal the dangers that passengers often face upon boarding. World Footprints Travelers University will continue with an expert panel that will addresse many questions surrounding the decision to purchase travel insurance.  If you’ve ever questioned the necessity of travel insurance or a medical evacuation plan, many frequently asked questions will be answered today from experts at the TravelInsuranceStore.com and MedjetAssist.  You’ll also hear from a traveler who suffered severe injuries in Africa and how his care and rehabilitiation was managed through his travel insurance policy.

  • 01:00

    Dark side of Cruising and Travel Insurance 411

    in Travel

    World Footprints will open up our new "Travelers University" to share some important things that you should know about the cruise industry and travel insurance.  Whether you are a first time cruiser or have sailed the seven seas for years, there are things about the cruise industry that you probably don’t know. For as much enjoyment as a cruise provides there is a dark side to cruising that generally goes unreported.  Author and Saturday Evening Post contributor, Elizabeth Becker, joins us to reveal the dangers that passengers often face upon boarding. World Footprints Travelers University will continue with an expert panel that will addresse many questions surrounding the decision to purchase travel insurance.  If you’ve ever questioned the necessity of travel insurance or a medical evacuation plan, many frequently asked questions will be answered today from experts at the TravelInsuranceStore.com and MedjetAssist.  You’ll also hear from a traveler who suffered severe injuries in Africa and how his care and rehabilitiation was managed through his travel insurance policy.

  • 00:23

    Great Loop Radio: Great Loop Highlight - Cruising New York Harbor

    in Travel

    Join us this week as we talk about the Big Apple!  Our guest is John Calascibetta, AGLCA Harbor Host for New York City.  John will lead us through New York Harbor, including navigation, anchorages, and marinas.  He'll also give us tips on how to get around New York City and see the sights!

  • 00:28

    Great Loop Radio: Cruising Cuba

    in Travel

    Chuck Baier, author of the popular "Great Book of Anchorages..." series and the Trawler Beach House Blog (http://trawler-beach-house.blogspot.com/) will be our guest.  Chuck will share information on the current status of regulations for going to Cuba by boat, including who can go, what to expect when "checking in" upon arrival by boat, what you can bring back, what facilities are available, and more.

  • 00:31

    Great Loop Information--Cruising West Coast of Florida

    in Travel

    Our guests this week is Kevin Hopper who splits his time between Bradenton, FL and Cincinnati, OH.  An AGLCA member since 2006, Kevin completed his Loop in 2013 aboard his 48’ Ocean Alexander, “Island Hopper”.    His current cruising waters are the west coast of Florida and Kevin will help us become familiar with the area.

  • 01:01

    The Dark Side of Cruising

    in Travel

    World Footprints will share things that you may not know about cruising.  We'll go behind the scenes to expose the dark side of cruising.  We will also ask questions you should know about travel insurance.  


    Whether you are a first time cruiser or have sailed the seven seas for years, there are things about the cruise industry that you probably don’t know. For as much enjoyment as a cruise provides there is a dark side to cruising that generally goes unreported.  Author and Saturday Evening Post contributor, Elizabeth Becker, joins us to reveal the dangers that passengers often face upon boarding.


    World Footprints Travelers University will continue with an expert panel that will addresse many questions surrounding the decision to purchase travel insurance.  If you’ve ever questioned the necessity of travel insurance or a medical evacuation plan, many frequently asked questions will be answered today from experts at the TravelInsuranceStore.com and MedjetAssist.  You’ll also hear from a traveler who suffered severe injuries in Africa and how his care and rehabilitiation was managed through his travel insurance policy.

  • 01:01

    Dark Side of Cruising

    in Travel

    Cruising is not meant to be dangerous or scary but it is; especially if you understood what really happens behind the scenes.  Whether you are a first time cruiser or have sailed the seven seas for years, there are things about the cruise industry that you probably don’t know. For as much enjoyment as a cruise provides there is a dark side to cruising that generally goes unreported.  Author and Saturday Evening Post contributor, Elizabeth Becker, joins us to reveal the dangers that passengers often face upon boarding.


    As travelers consider the perilous possibilities on a cruise, in the sky or on the road, travel insurance becomes a paramount option.    If you’ve ever questioned the necessity of travel insurance or a medical evacuation plan, many frequently asked questions will be answered from executives at the TravelInsuranceStore.com and MedjetAssist.  You’ll also hear from a traveler who suffered severe injuries in Africa and how his care and rehabilitation was manageed through his travel insurance policy.

  • 01:04

    Cruising Alaska with Kristin Johnson: A Travel Report

    in Current Events

    Correspondent Kristin Johnson drops by the studios to discuss her Alaskan cruise.  We're jealous!  She went on a Holland America cruise.  For more than 140 years, Holland America Line has been a recognized leader in cruising, taking guests to exotic destinations around the world.


    In each episode, Producer/Host Nicholas Snow focuses on "Connecting the Circuitry of Humanity."


    The presenting sponsor for this episode is Intervention 911, part of Ken Seeley Communities (Nicholas Snow Productions LLC is honored to also produce the podcast, Intervention 911 with Ken Seeley, available at this link.


    Check out Nicholas Snow's powerful memoir, Life Positive: A Journey to the Center of My Heart.


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