Global Conversations hosted by Jet Set with Jeannette is a bilingual podcast that brings the world to you. Every episode features a unique perspective from a travel professional, global thought leader and the media. More than just a conversation, listen as each guest shares their travel story that can inspire and empower you to explore more of the world.
The Rise of Latina Pilots with Jacqueline Pulido
Meet Jacqueline Pulido. Based in Mexico, she is the former A320 Captain for Volaris Airlines. She comes from a linage of travel professionals, her father was a pilot and her mother was a flight attendant. Jaqueline broke a glass ceiling while at Volaris Airlines, as the company's first woman pilot. She’s also the co-author of the book, Latinas in Aviation: Stories of passion, power, and breaking into the aviation industry. Now, as a mom, she continues her work in aviation as an Airbus 320 Type Rating Instructor and as an Aviation Safety Advocate.
A Journey to the Mexican Caribbean with Lizzie Cole
Lizzie takes us on a virtual trip to the state Quintana Roo in México. The region is also known as the “Mexican Caribbean," which includes Cancún, Isla Mujeres, Playa del Carmen, and Tulum. Listen as Lizzie shares more about her journey, including a pivotal moment as a teenager while traveling with her family in México, that inspired her to pursue a career in the travel and tourism industry.
A Dream Come True with Samantha Brown
Listen to my most heartfelt interview of all-time. Growing up, travel icon Samantha Brown inspired me to dream of working in the travel industry. Seeing the beauty of the world through her show was a true gift. And now, I have the great honor to interview her. Listen to her journey from living in New York to nearly missing (and boldly going) to her audition for the "best job in the world," to hosting a new show for the Travel Channel. It’s an inspiring story and testament to Samantha’s commitment and determination to achieve her dreams. From the Travel Channel to PBS, Samantha continues to pave the way for more women who aspire to work in the travel space. Now, she shares her love of family, community, and her show, Samantha Brown’s Places to Love. Find out what the number one question she gets asked is. In this conversation, I learned and gained even more admiration for Samantha. And I promise you will, too!
Traveling the U.S. Civil Rights Trail with Deborah D. Douglas
As we celebrate and honor Black History Month, there’s a must-read guidebook for every traveler — Moon U.S. Civil Rights Trail: A Traveler’s Guide to the People, Places, and Events that Made the Movement by Deborah D. Douglas. In this conversation, listen as Deborah shares about the historical U.S. Civil Rights Trail and movement. Discover what two or three-day itineraries you can plan for future trips while listening to her playlist on Spotify, U.S. Civil Rights Trail. Also, Deborah talks about everything from her childhood, her role models, and college to her inspiring career as an award-winning journalist, author, and Eugene S. Pulliam Distinguished Visiting Professor of Journalism at DePauw University.
Exploring the Magic of Bhutan with Dorji Dhradhul
On this week's episode, I chat with Dorji Dhradhul. He is the Director General of the Tourism Council of Bhutan. He shares the history, culture, and magic of Bhutan - and how the country is a living cultural museum. Dorji was the former Governor of the Gasa District in Bhutan that is also known as the Land of Happiness. He also wrote a book called Escapades Awakenings.
Inspiring Women Travel Leaders with Jennine Cohen
On this week's episode, I chat with Jennine Cohen. She's the Founder of Women Travel Leaders. Listen how Jennine helps women in the travel industry become the best versions of themselves. Jennine is a respected travel industry leader, luxury and adventure travel expert, and life coach for high performing travel industry professionals. She is frequently called upon as a media source and has been quoted in Travel & Leisure, AFAR, National Geographic, Conde Nast Traveler, Vogue, Yahoo Travel, Fortune, Forbes, Vox News, and others. She was also selected as a Forbes Changemaker.
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Jeannette exudes so much passion and love for travel. And I love her podcast. It’s like I’m in the room with Jeannette. Wow!!!!
This podcast was very unique in the sense that I really was able to delve myself into Jeannette’s experiences and be able to picture myself in her shoes very easily. The podcast was very informative and entertaining as expected from the lovely Jersey with Jeannette!