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Award-winning travel writer Lea Lane shares travel memories and travel tips with passionate travelers, travel experts, and savvy locals around the world. She has traveled to over 100 countries. Is the author of nine books, a blogger at forbes.com, and contributor to dozens of guidebooks. Smart. Fun!

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Award-winning travel writer Lea Lane shares travel memories and travel tips with passionate travelers, travel experts, and savvy locals around the world. She has traveled to over 100 countries. Is the author of nine books, a blogger at forbes.com, and contributor to dozens of guidebooks. Smart. Fun!

    Bucket-List Travel: Must-Sees In U.S. States

    Bucket-List Travel: Must-Sees In U.S. States

    Send us a Text Message. We travel through America's heartland, as Jessica Laughlin, creator of The 50 States Bucket List, shares her pen and ink explorations of fascinating locales. A sampling: tales of land grabs and resilience in Oklahoma, surprises of Arizona, the architectural splendors of Indiana, and the cinematic landscapes of Utah's national parks. Places and experiences that define the American spirit.Uncover the whimsy of Nebraska's Car Henge, and marvel at Nevada's sceni...

    • 19 min
    'Kind Travel,' 'Balanced Travel': Journeying With Purpose

    'Kind Travel,' 'Balanced Travel': Journeying With Purpose

    Send us a Text Message.Embark on a profound journey with Andres Adasme of Kind Human and Amanda Burk of Balanced Travel, as we discuss the essence of 'rooting travel' and balanced tourism. Discover how you can forge connections with ancient cultures, and contribute to a sustainable global community. Andres explains traveling with purpose, where each itinerary is crafted to educate the heart and nourish the soul through hands-on experiences with remote communities in the Andes. Amanda then sha...

    • 25 min
    NYC! The Best Of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island

    NYC! The Best Of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island

    Send us a Text Message.Randall Lane, Forbes magazine's editor (who also happens to be my son), takes you from the skyscrapers of Manhattan to the boroughs of Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and Staten Island. Our footsteps echo across Manhattan's revitalized South Street Seaport, and ascend the innovative High Line. We wander through the cultural richness of Brooklyn and Queens, sharing stories and insights that capture each borough's uniqueness, from Brooklyn's Coney Island and the Russian...

    • 28 min
    Globetrotting With 'The World's Most Traveled Man'

    Globetrotting With 'The World's Most Traveled Man'

    Send us a Text Message.What does it take to be 'the world's most traveled man'? Our guest, Harry Mitsidis, founder of NomadMania, reveals how he has visited all 193 sovereign countries as recognized by the United Nations -- many, more than once. Harry paints a vivid picture of his travels, sharing not just the stamp-laden passport but the interactions, deep cultural immersions, and customs that have shaped his journey. His insights and strategies for extensive traveling are lesson...

    • 29 min
    Croatia: Aegean Islands, Ancient Culture, Natural Wonders, Plus Dubrovnik, Zagreb, Split

    Croatia: Aegean Islands, Ancient Culture, Natural Wonders, Plus Dubrovnik, Zagreb, Split

    Send us a Text Message.Discover Croatia's allures with travel experts Leila Krešić-Jurić and Antonia Urlic, as we traverse the nation's vibrant history and culture. From ancient cities to contemporary charms, we uncover the reasons behind Croatia's soaring popularity. The 'Pearl of the Adriatic', Dubrovnik, unveils its deep cultural significance and Game of Thrones fame, and a thriving culinary scene.Zagreb offers festive markets, a cathedral that dominates the skyline, and the q...

    • 25 min
    South Africa: Cape Town And The Best Road Trips

    South Africa: Cape Town And The Best Road Trips

    Send us a Text Message.Get set for an exhilarating journey through South Africa's most awe-inspiring landscapes, as Andrei Von Ketz, director at Drive South Africa Car Rental Company, takes us on a virtual road trip.We first cover the Cape Town area, from the haunting echoes of Nelson Mandela's imprisonment at Robben Island to the vibrant Victoria & Albert Waterfront, home to the largest museum of contemporary African art. We visit the colorful Bo-Kaap neighborhood, and the District...

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
39 Ratings

39 Ratings

nana bobbie ,

Fab podcast

Love her. Love the podcast. Best travel podcast ever.

LisaIsHereForIt ,

I love the depth & details!

Lea and her fascinating guests do such an incredible job of bringing each city to life. A must-listen for any world traveler or aspiring traveler. 🌎✈️

Reinvention Rebel ,

Delightful travel podcast!

So much joy and adventure in this podcast – Lea brings the stories, experiences and adventures of travel to life in delicious ways. Even if you can’t travel right now, this podcast will inspire you about what’s possible and get you dreaming about your next trip. So very good!

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