Locals from around the world share the hidden treasures of their city. We’ll go beyond the basic tourist attractions to discover the best things to do, eat, drink, and see from a local’s point of view. Whether you’re using airline miles, hotel points, or cold hard cash to travel, our goal is for you to have the best experience possible when you visit these cities thanks to the insider knowledge of our guests. Stay tuned and subscribe so that you can join us when we travel there.
Leiden, Netherlands | Burcht van Leiden, KattenCafe & Pieterskerk Church
We’re in Leiden, Netherlands, with Marina Krivonossova of RetoldMarketing.com. We talk about seeing the castle ruins at Burcht van Leiden, petting the kittens at Sophie KattenCafe and admiring the beautiful architecture of the Pieterskerk Church.
Show notes & our 1-page guide are at https://WeTravelThere.com/leiden
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Douala, Cameroon | Edea Reserve, Ekom Nkam Waterfalls & Marche de Fleurs
We’re in Douala, Cameroon, with Akang Claudy-Ann Ekinde of Tourism Forever Cameroon. We talk about seeing the animals at the Douala Edea Reserve, exploring the Ekom Nkam Waterfalls, and buying local crafts at the Marche des Fleurs local market.
Show notes & our 1-page guide are at https://WeTravelThere.com/douala
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Paris, France | Sacre Couer, Free Museums & Fashion Week
We’re in Paris, France, with Jay Swanson of Paris in My Pocket. Jay and I talk about attending the Nuit Blanche annual contemporary art festival, watching the sun rise at Sacre Couer, and seeing the fireworks at the Eiffel Tower on Bastille Day.
Show notes & our 1-page guide are at https://WeTravelThere.com/paris
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Lima, Peru | Dedalo, Huaca Pucllana Ruins & Museo de Pisco
We’re in Lima, Peru, with Alex Hildebrandt of SuyoPisco.com. We talk about shopping for arts and crafts at Dedalo in Barranco, exploring the ruins at Huaca Pucllana, and visiting the Museo de Pisco to try their tasting menu.
Show notes & our 1-page guide are at https://WeTravelThere.com/lima
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Savannah, GA | Broughton Street, Tybee Island & House of Mata Hari
We’re in Savannah, Georgia, with Josh Calcanis of TheInvestingCircle.com. We talk about seeing the holiday decorations on Broughton Street, visting the Tybee Island Lighthouse, and searching for The House of Mata Hari speakeasy.
Show notes & our 1-page guide are at https://WeTravelThere.com/savannah
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Galapagos Islands | Snorkeling with Penguins, White Sand Beaches & Bird Island
We’re on the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador with Fernando Diez of Quasar Expeditions. We talk about snorkeling with penguins, relaxing on the white sand beaches of Espanola, and exploring the island of Genovesa, a collapsed caldera known as Bird Island.
Show notes & our 1-page guide are at https://WeTravelThere.com/galapagos
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I found this show because of the great episode on Copenhagen. I’m visiting Denmark for two weeks this summer and this gave me lots of ideas and got me very excited to be in the city. Didn’t love the long music in the background. It was distracting from great content, but that aside a great show!!
I have enjoyed listening to this podcast for a while and the enthusiastic host! I recently listened to the Tucson episode as we are planning to visit for the first time next year. Thank you for all the wonderful information from you and your guest. I hope you continue making these exciting podcasts for those of us who love to travel! Five stars!
Love learning about a new destination from a local!
Julie from. Taste Journey Travel
We are all about seeing a new destination through the eyes of a local. The best way to uncover hidden gems and experience local culture when traveling is not through google searches! Search out local intel and let someone help you plan your trip that has first hand knowledge of the destination. It was so much fun chatting with Lee about some of our favorite things to do and eat in Miami. We love helping our clients find local perspectives all over the world. Use this podcast as a travel resource to get the most out of your next journey!