• 00:41

    Hotels - The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

    in Travel

    This week, we discuss advances in hotel accomodations over the past 50 years. At the same time, the nickel-and-diming at some properties keeps getting worse. And an ugly few hotels and motels may actually be hazardous to your health! Join us for a lively discussion about hotels on this week's edition of Road Trip Radio!


    Our weekly travel segment Along the Way... heads down to the hills of Northern Alabama for a scenic drive along U.S. 72. We'll be stopping at the Unclaimed Baggage Center, Russell Cave National Monument, and the U.S. Space Center - three unique stops located within an hour of each other.


    Join us for this week's news from the roadtripper's perspective on This Week in Travel. Jeremy opens up The Travel Archive to listen to a few classic commercials from the golden age of radio, and we enjoy a little comedy in our popular segment On the Lighter Side.


    It's another action-packed hour of travel, roadtripping, and fun on Episode 45 of Road Trip Radio, the travel show for the common man!

  • 00:12

    Transformed Traveler and Choice Hotels welcomes Kendra Thornton

    in Lifestyle

    WHERE TO NEXT?


    NEW SURVEY REVEALS AMERICANS PLAN TO SPEND MORE ON TRIPS IN 2015. 


     


    TRAVEL EXPERT KENDRA THORNTON KICKS OFF YOUR NEW YEAR WITH WAYS TO MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR MONEY!


     


    Every year, travelers are faced with whether they are able to travel, and if so, where. Travel expert, Kendra Thornton will reveal one of the first travel surveys for the upcoming New Year. She will also share key trends on which events people would like to attend, how to tailor your needs to your budget and where to search for the best deals. Kendra will reveal:



    What yearly event do people say they most want to attend?
    Where are people most likely to visit this year?
    What amenities are most important to people shopping for a hotel?
    At holiday time, what are the best bargain days?


    Kendra Thornton: appears as a travel expert on TV stations nationwide offering travel tips and deals to millions of people. She makes regular appearances on WGN, ABC, NBC and CW stations in cities such as Chicago, New York and Los Angeles.


     


     


    CHOICE HOTELS REVEALS 2015 TRAVEL TRENDS


     


    ROCKVILLE, Maryland, December 9, 2014: Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, has revealed the findings from its 2015 travel trends survey. The survey found that in exchange for a discount in the new year, 55 percent of American travelers would forgo alcoholic beverages, 53 percent would give up daily housekeeping services, and 26 percent would go without their smartphone. The most important hotel amenity for the average American leisure traveler in 2015 will be free parking, ranking just ahead of free Wi-Fi and free hot breakfast.


     

  • 00:26

    054: Get Rich In Five Years With Hotels

    in Real Estate

    In a sea of discussions and opportunities to invest in real estate - you've probably never considered one jewel in the rough opportunity - Investing in Hotels. Jason Schubert graduated from single family investing to hotel investing many years ago, and has never looked back. Learn more about how to get rich in 5 years, on this episode the the FlipNerd.com VIP Show!

  • 00:30

    TRAVEL ITCH RADIO - DESTINATION: HISTORIC HOTELS OF AMERICA

    in Travel

    What's new in what's old? Find out when Dan Schlossberg and Christine Tibbetts host Larry Horwitz, executive director of Historic Hotels of America, at 8p EST on Thursday, January 2, on iTunes and BlogTalkRadio.com.

  • 01:58

    Westchester on the level with Narog and Aris

    in News

    John Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher, co-host the opening hour of  the “featured” BlogTalkRadio platform based show “Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris this and every Monday.” At issue will be the latest news from the respective cities which they cover, as well as those that concern the county, state and nation.


    Michael Murphy, Senior Vice President of Upscale Brands, Choice Hotels International speaks to us about the Cambria Hotels & Suites White Plains, 250 Main Street, White Plains, NY 10601 property. Tel:914-681-0500.


    Hezi Aris will pivot onto the internal news arena from 11am to 12Noon.


    Your participation is shamelessly solicited; share your perspective; ask a question, be heard! Engage us during this weekly radio time slot using or on our newly installed Chat Room place your call to (347) 205-9201. You are only asked to please stay on topic.


    Listen live or on demand: http://www.BlogTalkRadio.com/WestchesterOnTheLevel/

  • 01:07

    TRAVEL DETECTIVE Peter Greenberg Talks Haunted Hotels

    in Paranormal

    Multiple Emmy-winning investigative reporter and producer, Peter Greenberg is America’s most recognized, honored and respected front-line travel news journalist.  Known in the industry as “The Travel Detective,” he is the travel editor for CBS News, appearing on CBS This Morning, CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley, and Sunday Morning, among other broadcast platforms.


    The consummate insider on reporting the travel business as news, Greenberg hosts a new television show, “The Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg,” which debuted on public television October 5. The series offers 42 half-hour episodes that seek to empower audiences with travel news, must-have information and insider tips known only to a select few.


    In conjunction with his travels, Greenberg has come across allegedly haunted hotels and has compiled a list of the most haunted in the USA. From murdered lawmen to abandoned lovers, come see the story behind the hauntings that have made these locations famous for their paranormal activities.


    Among other television projects, Greenberg is creator, co-executive producer and host of CNBC’s specials “Inside American Airlines: A Week in the Life” and “Cruise Inc: Big Money on the High Seas,” and is co-executive producer of “Baggage Battles,” airing on the Travel Channel, and The History Channel’s two-hour special “Lost Magic Decoded.”


    On radio he hosts the nationally syndicated show “Peter Greenberg Worldwide,” broadcast each week from a different remote location worldwide, and a short-form, daily “Travel Minute,” airing on stations across the US.

  • 00:36

    LIVE from ITALY

    in Travel

    Join The Traveling Eye host, Ja'Vonne Harley as she travels thru ITALY. Ja'Vonne explore, Rome, Florence, Pisa, Siena, Luca and Venice. Learn which sites you should not miss. The hotels, restaurants and shopping. Ja'Vonne is there to give you the info. So tune in and learn all about whu ITALY is a top destination, when to go, what to see and what to eat and drink. See you on the Plane...

  • 01:02

    Fund Your Ideas Through Crowdfunding and Sponsorships

    in Entrepreneur

    Listen to my conversation with Roberto Candelaria, founder of Sponsorship Boot Camp, Creator of My Crowdfunding Secrets, and author of the International Bestselling book Relationships Raise Money: A Guide to Corporate Sponsorship". Roberto has shared the stage with trainers & speakers such as Dr. Barbara De Angelis, John Assaraf, Brendon Burchard, Rick Frishman, Jim Kwik, and Bob Proctor. An in-demand Mentor, Strategist and Consultant, Roberto has worked with companies such as American Airlines, BMW, DELL, Disney, Enterprise Car Rentals, Hilton Hotels, Southwest Airlines, State Farm Insurance, Wells Fargo, and Zappos – to name a few. A recognized industry leader, Roberto’s products and presentations have made him a renowned, innovative expert. As one client recently said, “If you follow his plan, success is inevitable.”

  • 02:03

    Regina Baraban talks multi-generational travel; Bobby Mack will talk Guitar!

    in Self Help

    We will be speaking with Regina Baraban, co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of GenerationsGo.com, a travel journalism website that covers trips, hotels, and getaways appropriate for grownup, time-stressed travelers; personal insights and observations about travel; and a variety of articles on interesting, off-the-beaten-path vacation options for the multigenerational travel geared to today’s modern family.  Regina will join us to talk about this new trend of multi-generational travel.


    Then Bobby Mack will talk about some Texas guitar playin all Live in Austin, Texas! 5-7 PM CDST 

  • 00:30

    Harshman Travel with Ron & Pam hosted by Peter Mingils Weekly Update

    in Business

    Harshman Travel with Ron & Pam hosted by Peter Mingils Weekly Update.

    Peter Mingils interviews Pam and Ron Harshman, owners of Harshman Travel.

    Harshman Travel provides excellent, cost effective deals for all of your traveling needs. Honeymoon & Wedding Packages, Air Fares, Cruises, Vacation Packages, Hotels, Car Rentals, etc. Go to the website http://harshmantravel.com. and join us on The Harshman Travel Radio Show on www.buildingfortunesradio.com.

  • 01:02

    Look Out! Robots Are Everywhere!

    in Technology

    Robots Are Everywhere


    Yes it is our second robot-themed show in as  many weeks. But there's no keeping up with them. We could do a robot-themed show every day and we still wouldn't be able to keep up. Where are the robots now?



    They are in our kitchens.
    They are in our workplaces.
    They are running hotels (or will be soon)
    The are on the battlefield (or will be soon)
    They are on the scene in disaster sites where no human could survive.
    They are swarming in the air.
    And very soon -- they are headed for the great beyond?


    Are you ready for a world that is ARATT (all robots, all the time?) Tune in and explore.

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