207 episodes

Simon Calder, travel correspondent of The Independent and former BBC producer, Mick Webb, discuss the world of travel and delight in travellers' tales.

You should have been there Mick Webb and Simon Calder

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

Simon Calder, travel correspondent of The Independent and former BBC producer, Mick Webb, discuss the world of travel and delight in travellers' tales.

    PODCAST 195 INSIDE ISTRIA

    PODCAST 195 INSIDE ISTRIA

    We unveil the charms of this multinational and multicultural peninsula: food, drink, landscapes, historical sites and modern attractions. Is it the perfect holiday destination? Meanwhile, the great tea debate rumbles on.

    • 29 min
    PODCAST 194 THE GREEN GREEN GRASS....

    PODCAST 194 THE GREEN GREEN GRASS....

    We hear what people look forward to most about coming home from a holiday

    And discuss the challenges facing the new government when it comes to travel, transport and tourism

    • 26 min
    PODCAST 193 THE VANGUARD WAY

    PODCAST 193 THE VANGUARD WAY

    We enjoy the perfect day's walk along the Vanguard Way in southern England, taking in the forest haunts of Winnie the Pooh along the way. Plus a warning to travellers about the latest travel scam.

    • 29 min
    PODCAST 192 DOWN UNDER WITH THE CROCS AND THE QUOKKAS

    PODCAST 192 DOWN UNDER WITH THE CROCS AND THE QUOKKAS

    We discuss the merits of visiting Australia in the wake of Mick's trip to the less fashionable West and North of this vast country. On the agenda: strange pronunciations, marvellous marsupials, loud and lovely birds and the very important distinction between Salties and Freshies, just in case you meet a crocodile.

    • 32 min
    PODCAST 191 THE REAL ORIENT EXPRESS

    PODCAST 191 THE REAL ORIENT EXPRESS

    We reveal some truths about the legendary Orient Express, including who was responsible for "murdering " it. Plus more travel miracles and updates for summer tourism. With Simon Calder and Mick Webb

    • 28 min
    PODCAST 190 HE WAS A DAY TRIPPER.........

    PODCAST 190 HE WAS A DAY TRIPPER.........

    We discuss the controversial new tax on day visitors to Venice and look ahead to the charms and challenges of this summer's travel, including the best month to make your get away.

    • 29 min

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