January 2016

16 Travel Tips for 2016

Brianne Miers - January 29, 2016
Paris building

Pauline Frommer and her famous father, Arthur, host a nationally syndicated radio show together, Travel Show, each Sunday. At the New York Times Travel Show earlier this month, they took the stage together to share their views on where the travel industry is headed in 2016. Following Arthur’s presentation on the top trends to watch in the coming year, Pauline provided some very helpful and insightful tips: For the best …

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Six Travel Trends to Watch in 2016

Brianne Miers - January 15, 2016
Boats on Lake Titicaca

Frommer’s is one of the most respected brands in travel, having been in the guidebook business since 1957. I have a very distinct memory of my mom reading a Frommer’s guide during our 1988 family trip to China, and I own a few as well. So last weekend at the New York Times Travel Show, I was thrilled to have the opportunity to hear Arthur Frommer himself …

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Traveling Lives: Katrina Houston

Brianne Miers - January 10, 2016
Katrina Houston in the Amazon River

Since Katrina started traveling 12 years ago, she’s been to 52 countries – including spending a year teaching English in Daegu, South Korea, and working on a holiday visa in Sydney, Australia – and has no plans of slowing down. You can read more about her quest to see the world bit by bit on her blog, The Two Week Traveler. 

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Traveling Lives: Meet Heather Cole

Brianne Miers - January 3, 2016
Heather kayaking

Heather Cole is a history buff, published author and amateur musician whose passion for traveling started with a fascination with the Amazon rainforest as a young teen. She’s since been to nearly 30 countries on five continents while working full time. Together she and her husband, Pete, blog about their “luxury adventures” around the globe at Conversant Traveller.

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