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  • 00:56

    TRAVEL ITCH RADIO - 25th annual awards of Historic Hotels of America!

    in Travel

    Live from the Hotel Hershey: Travel Itch Radio broadcasts the 25th annual awards of Historic Hotels of America. Tune into iTunes or BlogTalkRadio.com at 8p EDT on Thursday, Oct. 2, to learn which properties are winners. Join Dan Schlossberg for this exciting two-hour special.

  • 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.

  • 00:30

    Harshman Travel with Ron & Pam talking about Disney Vacations

    in Business

    Welcome to the Harshman Travel Radio show on Building Fortunes Radio hosted by Peter Mingils.

    Today Pam and Ron will be talking about the Disney Vacations.

    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.

  • 00:22

    Lagniappe Events and Planning with Andrea Jones

    in Entrepreneur

    Andrea Williams Jones is a native of Baton Rouge, LA and the mother of 3 girls (Danielle, Marchelle and Janelle). She is a graduate of McKinley Senior High and Louisiana State University. Andrea started her sales career upon graduation from LSU and has worked in the sales industry for the past 20 years with the last 12 years in the hotel industry. She has received numerous sales awards from her property management company and eventually turned the knowledge that she acquired from her sales training and experience into starting her business venture, Lagniappe Event and Meeting Planners, LLC. Her creativity and professionalism has made Andrea a sort after event and meeting planner.


    Andrea has also expanded her talents to reach the community by utilizing her event planning experience to create special events for women to encourage, edify and strengthen them through their journey in life.  She states, “It is important to give back because so much has been given to me."  Lagniappe Event and Meeting Planners' mission is to create the ultimate experience for its customers. Professional, Prompt and Courteous Service is our guarantee


    Some honors include:


    2010-2011, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Baton Rouge Hotel Motel Association


    2009, Recipient of the Sales and Marketing Executives of Greater Baton Rouge, Sales Excellence Award


    2009 & 2010, IHR(Interstate Hotels and Resorts) Sales Excellence Award Cruise Winner   

  • 01:02

    Chelsea Quinn Yarbro joins Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!

    in Books

    Haunted Nights LIVE! hosts Tamara Thorne & Alistair Cross welcome...


    Chelsea Quinn Yarbro has been a professional writer for more than forty years. She has sold over eighty books, more than seventy works of short fiction, and more than three dozen essays, introductions, and reviews. She also composes serious music.


    She has a large reference library with books on a wide range of subjects, everything from food and fashion to weapons and trade routes to religion and law.


    In 1997 the Transylvanian Society of Dracula bestowed a literary knighthood on Yarbro, and in 2003 the World Horror Association presented her with a Grand Master award. In 2006 the International Horror Guild enrolled her among their Living Legends, the first woman to be so honored; the HWA gave her a Life Achievement Award in 2009. In 2014 she won a Life Achievement Award from the World Fantasy Convention.


    A skeptical occultist for forty years, she has studied everything from alchemy to zoomancy, and in the late 1970s worked as a professional tarot card reader and palmist at the Magic Cellar in San Francisco.


    Thorne & Cross have released their collaborative debut, THE CLIFFHOUSE HAUNTING. If you like haunted hotels, serial killers, crazed doctors, a little romance, and lots of ghosts, check it out.  Also availbale is their serialized Gothic horror novel, THE GHOSTS OF RAVENCREST. 


     

  • 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.”