Should I quit my job to travel? Is solo travel safe? How can I break into travel writing and how can I save money for travel? Welcome to the Travel Goals Podcast, where we answer your travel questions. Host Pip Jones takes a deep dive with top travel experts to bring you what's new in the travel industry, as well as a range of actionable travel hacks, destination inspiration and stories of travel adventures from around the world.
Tune in for in-depth discussions on the latest travel trends with some of the biggest names in the travel industry. There are also special on-location episodes in a range of exciting destinations and practical tips on how to travel better?
With over 17 years of travel experience, travel writer, podcaster and presenter Pip gives you the inside scoop on how you can travel better, the latest in travel trends and also how you can achieve your travel goals.
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The pros and cons of group travel with Brian Young, MD of G Adventures
Ever wondered if group travel is right for you? In this episode, we take a deep dive into the pros and cons of group travel with Brian Young, the MD of adventure travel company G Adventures. We chat about the positives of small-group tours and if group travel is right for you? How G Adventure creates tours by building meaningful relationships with local communities and how group travel can directly benefit the people and places we visit.
Start travel hacking and saving money, a deep dive with Nate Ritter
Learn the best travel hacking secrets with travel expert Nate Ritter. Travel hacking is how frequent travellers save lots of money on travel. It's more than just finding a "deal online, it's a state of mind! In this episode, Nate talks about the best strategies to earn airline miles and hotel points and the best ways to redeem those points, to get free travel, upgrades, and elite status.
Travel challenges and writing on the road with travel writer Simon Parker
Want to learn more about creating your own travel challenge? We chat about incredible travel challenges and writing on the road with travel writer and broadcaster Simon Parker. In this episode, Simon talks about his many incredible adventures and travel challenges around the world. He also talks about the highs and lows of writing and broadcasting on the road, how he broke into journalism and how you can create your own travel challenge.
Women in leadership in the hotel industry, a deep dive with Caroline Klein
How can we support and elevate women in the hotel and travel industry? On this episode, we’re talking about women in leadership in the hotel industry with Caroline Klein, Chief Communications Officer for Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest, independent hotel brand.
Caroline takes a deep dive into a range of topics including women in the workplace, female role models in the hotel and travel industry and how Preferred Hotels & Resorts champion female leadership?
Playing the bagpipes in every country in the world - a musical adventure with Ross OC Jennings
Ross is on an incredible, Celtic musical adventure to play the bagpipes in every country of the world, in a world record attempt!
In this episode, we talk about how Ross first began his musical adventure and the challenges of travelling full time with an instrument and pipers attire.
We also talk about how he finances his adventures, how he found a niche income stream whilst on the road and how you can start planning your very own travel challenge.
Challenging travel perceptions with Shane Dallas
On this episode, we chat about challenging travel perceptions with travel writer and TRLT Twitter chat founder, Shane Dallas. In this lively discussion, we talk about perceptions vs reality in travel destinations, what perceptions are most problematic to a destination, politics and travel and what holds people back from travel and how the travel industry and travel writers help can with this hesitation?
Great for current travel themes
Love this podcast, such great up to the minute travel themes, interesting guests and topics and a brilliant host who really knows travel! A great listen
Informative and entertaining
As a travel podcaster myself I love listening to this one. Pip is such a great presenter and has wonderful guests on.
You need to binge listen to this lovely travel pod!
I’ve been listening to this pod for a while now and always look forward to the new episodes. Pip is a very warm host who gets some amazing info (and stories!) out of her guests. An easy and well deserved 5 stars.