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Since the 1957 publication of Arthur Frommer's seminal Europe on $5 a Day, the Frommer guidebooks have been America's most trusted travel source. This podcast, hosted by Arthur's daughter, and business partner, Pauline Frommer, gives listeners the low down on what's happening in the world of travel today. Expect guest appearances by some of the biggest names in travel today, including Arthur Frommer, Jason Cochran, travel journalists from the New York Times, the Washington Post, and other publications.

The Frommer's Travel Show Pauline Frommer

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Since the 1957 publication of Arthur Frommer's seminal Europe on $5 a Day, the Frommer guidebooks have been America's most trusted travel source. This podcast, hosted by Arthur's daughter, and business partner, Pauline Frommer, gives listeners the low down on what's happening in the world of travel today. Expect guest appearances by some of the biggest names in travel today, including Arthur Frommer, Jason Cochran, travel journalists from the New York Times, the Washington Post, and other publications.

    When We'll Be Able to Travel Safely Again—a discussion with Frommer's EIC Jason Cochran. Plus Consumer Report's Bill McGee on the Death of Airline "Bumping"

    When We'll Be Able to Travel Safely Again—a discussion with Frommer's EIC Jason Cochran. Plus Consumer Report's Bill McGee on the Death of Airline "Bumping"

    Episode Notes
    Consumer Reports Bill McGee was with us to talk about a major win for air travelers. Plus Frommer's Editor in Chief Jason Cochran looked at both scientific reports and governmental policies to predict when we'll be able to travel safely again, now that the vaccine is being rolled out.

    • 35 min
    Mindful Urban Walking with Matthew Beaumont and a Look at Travel and Life Over the Last 50 Years with Geoffrey Weill

    Mindful Urban Walking with Matthew Beaumont and a Look at Travel and Life Over the Last 50 Years with Geoffrey Weill

    Discussions about two newly released, and fascinating, travel books---one a work of philosophy and the other a memoir

    Writer Diane Cardwell Discovers Surfing in Mid-Life, Plus a Look at the New Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit

    Writer Diane Cardwell Discovers Surfing in Mid-Life, Plus a Look at the New Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit

    Episode Notes
    New York Times reporter Diane Cardwell discusses how surfing changed her life, plus a conversation with producer Ross Corey about a spectacle coming to a city near you soon.

    • 32 min
    Frommer's Editors Discuss The Best Places to Go in 2021 List—Star Studded, All-American Edition

    Frommer's Editors Discuss The Best Places to Go in 2021 List—Star Studded, All-American Edition

    Episode Notes
    Jason Cochran, Zac Thompson and Pauline Frommer talk about the places Gloria Steinem, David Sedaris, Daniel Okrent, Jodi Picoult, and other big literary names chose for this annual, but now reimagined, Frommer's tradition

    • 33 min
    Talking Aviation and Greece With Two Experts

    Talking Aviation and Greece With Two Experts

    Episode Notes
    We answered questions sent in by Frommer's readers on aviation, plus took a look at the ancient technology, philosophy and life lessons that come to the fore when traveling through Greece.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Predictions for Travel in the Near Future. Plus Is Relocation Replacing Vacations As the Most Popular Travel Experience?

    Predictions for Travel in the Near Future. Plus Is Relocation Replacing Vacations As the Most Popular Travel Experience?

    Episode Notes
    Jason Cochran joined Pauline Frommer to discuss a number of new developments.

    • 23 min

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