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 Sharing The Stories From People Who Love To Travel 

Podcasts

Lee Scrivener

A Travel Bloggers Life
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Along with husband James, Lee took the decision to leave behind the corporate world for a while and try her hand at travel writing. Within a short period of time www.travelscribes.com has become one of the go to sites for the travel tribe community. It hasnt been without its challenges and even the best laid plans can often not work out the way in which you intended them to happen. In this episode we unwrap the journey of James and Lee thus far. 

Peadar Stears

From Ireland To The World
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Born in Ireland Peadar Stears didn't take long to get the travel bug. At the age of six he was already on his way on what turned out to be quite a remarkable adventure to Florida. Years later Peadar's passion for travel soon saw him seeking an overseas job where he could go and start a completely new life. In this episode we follow this whole journey as well as tucking in time for a little rugby union, some chocolate and a couple of childhood dreams.  

Janina and Jim

Travelling Teachers
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Not everyone creates the opportunity to be able to travel full time. But when you are a couple of full time teachers you find the time to travel perhaps more than most during the school holidays. In this episode we hear how Janina and Jim met each other, what there shared passion was and now hear how methodically they are planning their travel adventures. A great insight on how to get the most out of every travel experience and how to share it.

Kayaking Antarctica
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Cancer Road Trip
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Mark Cunich

Around Australia By Road
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Mark and partner Tiffany along with their dog Kramer have commenced their "lap of Australia' by road. In their truck they are currently on the East Coast. In this episode we find out where they are now. 

Juanita Theron

From Bullying To Inca Trail
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From being bullied in her native South Africa as a school girl Juanita soon found herself in New Zealand and started to change her life. In this episode we follow her journey as she takes on the Inca Trail in Peru and finally lays the demons to rest.

Neil Peters

Around The UK In A Sailing Dinghy
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What started out as a pub bet soon emerged into an epic adventure. Neil takes us on an inspiring journey around the coastline of Great Britain in his very small laser dinghy. This episode is sure to inspire anyone who listens 

Ewan and Sophie

Two people, two kayaks, two weeks in Antarctica. This intrepid couple don't just love the outdoors, they seek it's farthest extremities. Beyond wilderness is their life motto, and in this episode we find out how these two antipodeans not only survived but thrived alone in Antarctica with only themselves to care for. From the ultimate in whale watching scenes, to close encounters with penguins and other animals that love to live in the deep south. 

Pat Wetzel

One Woman, one vision, one nasty disease. Pat Wetzel is a trailblazing cancer survivor who is building a travel based platform to inspire Cancer sufferers from across the world. This incredible woman  discusses candidly her own journey with cancer, and how after much inward searching she thru caution to the wind to travel the world to heal herself. Now well and truly back on her feet, she is on a mission to travel, film and share that very passion of traveling. 

Portia Jones

Travel Blogging
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The first in a series of episodes where I talk to Travel Bloggers on what got them started down the path of becoming a travel blogger. We talk about the challenges, the opportunities, as well as the realities when it comes to earning a living, and establishing oneself as a full time global traveller. If you are interested to hear about the life and times of someone who has changed their life course to become a perpetual traveller then you should find plenty of interesting things in this episode. 

Around Australia By Road

With Mark Cunich

 

Mark and partner Tiffany along with their dog Kramer have commenced their "lap of Australia' by road. In their truck they are currently on the East Coast. In this episode we find out where they are now. 

Violins. Planes, Photography

With Jassen Todorov

As one of the worlds premier violin players Jassen's journey from his native Bulgaria to chase a new life in the USA led him to many inspiring outcomes, including become an award winning photographer and pilot. 

Flying High

With Graham Railton

Once a Carpenter, Graham dreamed of a new life as a pilot. We hear how he made his dream came true, how he crashed landed a plane and how he now flies the rich and famous  across the world.

Aboard A Cargo Ship

With Donna Salter

 

Taking a cruise on a cargo ship is perhaps not everyone's cup of tea. Global traveller and travel writer Donna Salter shares her inspirational story as she takes to the high seas from Singapore to Sydney. 

Cycling 40'000 kms 

With Imran Mughal

 

Leaving from the UK Imran took on the longest bicycle ride of them all, around the world. Reflecting on his fathers recent passing this epic adventure was part therapy and part personal goal. You will be inspired by this mans compassion .and commitment to his objective.

Surfing Down Under

With Andrew Grantham

Australia is world renown as one of the hottest surfing countries in the world. Andrew shares with us some of the best spots for pending visitors to Australia's surf beaches. He also chips in with some local knowledge about some great trips to consider

Tiny House Extravaganza

With John and Fin

 

John and Fin take us into the world of tiny living. Across the USA this power couple are creating festivals for the ever increasing number of people who are becoming increasingly interested in the tiny living movement and wanting to downsize their lives, You never know what change this could inspire in you

Inside Sea-Tac Airport

With Perry Cooper

When we all travel by air we hardly ever think about the airports we pass through until something goes wrong. In this episode we chat to one of the people who try to keep us happy ever day as we pass through Seattle - Tacoma Airport in Washington.

Exploring Durban

With Jennifer Shraga

South Africa's jewel in the crown is the coastal city of Durban. A native, Jennifer takes us on a journey out and about and provides us with a up close and personnel insight to a city that we should all add to our travel lists of places we need to visit in this lifetime. 

America's Loneliest Road

With Zanne Merkel Baugher

On a dark desert highway cool wind in her hair, thats what happens when you go deep into the heart of California. Zanne takes us on a fun and enlightening journey on some of the remotest roads in the USA.  

The Travelling Triathlete

With Jason Littlewood

Father, Husband, Global Nomad, Triathlete and all round good guy. Jason provides Angie and I a great insight to how his passion for travel and triathlon combine to provide his family with real world opportunities to explore different cultures and different living environments. A dedicated amateur sportsmen combined with a commitment to help others and to be a better human being. This episode will leave you feeling good about the world and people in it. 

 

Teenagers European Excursion

With Ryan Mount

Nineteen old Australian born Ryan Mount left Australia recently for just the second time in his short lifetime. This time his agenda included the World Go Karting Finals in Italy, a visit to a Concentration Camp in Poland, time in Spain, Portugal, Holland and the Czech Republic. Each destination had a remarkable impact on this young man, and as they say 'travel changes you'. Nothing could be truer as we listen to Ryan's awakening and experiences in Europe this summer. 

 

Inside New York

With Michael Thatcher

Have you ever considered your impact on the planet every time you travel?. Whether for work, or leisure there are alternatives. In this episode I talk to fellow Podcaster, and positive climate crusader, Mark Spencer about the decisions we make when it comes to our own travel arrangements, and how we could all become more conscious over how we traverse our beautiful planet. An important topic for us all to consider and to act upon. 

 

From Bullying To The Inca Trail

With Juanita Theron

 

 

From being bullied in her native South Africa as a school girl Juanita soon found herself in New Zealand and started to change her life. In this episode we follow her journey as she takes on the Inca Trail in Peru and finally lays the demons to rest.

Life Changing Treks

With Trevor Builder

Trevor and partner Emma left behind the corporate  world and began a journey of trekking to the base camp of the fourteen tallest peaks in the world. Project Base 8000 is their project to make a difference. 

Out Of My Comfort Zone

With Jordan Stewart

Mark and partner Tiffany along with their dog Kramer have commenced their "lap of Australia' by road. In their truck they are currently on the East Coast. In this episode we find out where they are now. 

The Edge Of Adventure

With Adam Asher

 

Combining his passion for film making and humanitarian work Adam is on a journey to bring to the world content that will not only inspire but make us all do more to make the world a better place.  

Trekking Preparation

With Rowan Smith

 

For those who are about to take off on a trekking adventure it might be a good idea to make sure that you are in the best condition you can be in. Rowan shares with us how important it is to prepare well and to listen to your body along the way.

Flying Kiwi Film Makers

With Jordan, Grayson, Mark

 

Three young kiwi guys are making their mark in New Zealand. Each explains their respective journey and where in New Zealand they go to film and capture content to share with the world. There is also a little chat about parkour and free running. 

Travel Deeper

With Natalie Thomas

 

While traveling can be a very soothing process in itself it can also be stressful and taking time out to be in the now is fast becoming something that more and more people are connecting too. Natalie takes us on a guided meditation as well as sharing some more of her personal story.

Unforgettable Travel

With Sonja Piontek

Going above and beyond for brands is what Sonja Piontek is all about. Listen to how she and her team create extraordinary experiences for companies across the world. How about we go heli- skiing in New Zealand or riding horses in Mongolia, there are plenty of mind blowing acts in this one. 

Discover Annecy

With Mark Philpott

Nestled in the French Alps close to the Swiss border, Annecy delights at every turn. On this somewhat, humorous rendition of a Podcast we find out why some people call this place home, and why many from all over the world come and visit here and never want to leave.

Going High

With Jeanette McGill

After miraculous planning and preparation we hear how this South African woman became the first female from her country to make it to the summit of Mt Manaslu in the Himalayas.

Return To Canada

With James Ross

From reviewing a secret ski resort at Silverstar to reflections on a great childhood and youth in Canada, James takes on an insightful and heartfelt journey, and highlights many exciting and adventurous things one could do on a visit to Western Canada. From arriving in Vancouver to enjoying the pristine mountains, lakes and thrilling countryside this episode will leave you gasping for breathe and wanting to visit the one and only CANADA. 

 

Himalayan Dreaming

With Nishal Nepal

From the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains comes young Nepalese man Nischal Nepal. In this episode we find out all about Nepal and it's many fascinating charms. Nischal passes on a lot of interesting information about his country, his dreams and the welcome tourists to Nepal can expect. When is the best time to visit Nepal, what is there to do when you arrival, and what you should know about this amazing country and its fantastic activities, and people. 

 

Meditation Made Easy

With Natalie Thomas

Have you ever considered your impact on the planet every time you travel?. Whether for work, or leisure there are alternatives. In this episode I talk to fellow Podcaster, and positive climate crusader, Mark Spencer about the decisions we make when it comes to our own travel arrangements, and how we could all become more conscious over how we traverse our beautiful planet. An important topic for us all to consider and to act upon. 

 

Around Great Britain In A Sailing Dinghy

With Neil Peters

 

What started out as a pub bet soon emerged into an epic adventure. Neil takes us on an inspiring journey around the coastline of Great Britain in his very small laser dinghy. This episode is sure to inspire anyone who listens 

Doing Good Better

With Chalks Corriette

Chalks journey from corporate warrior to humanitarian is both inspiring and a great reminder that we all have a role to play in making the world a better place. Chalks shares his latest venture inspired by US President Dwight D Eisenhower  

Spain To Zimbabwe By Van

With Dot Bekker

Mark and partner Tiffany along with their dog Kramer have commenced their "lap of Australia' by road. In their truck they are currently on the East Coast. In this episode we find out where they are now. 

German Student In USA

With Theo Preiswick

 

Theo left behind his native Germany for a new life in the USA. Tennis player and student Theo shares the culture change he has experienced and why the US inspires him in many different ways.  

Mountain Bike Heaven

With Phil Shirley

 

There are mountain bike trails and there is the Tour de Divide. Phil takes us on a ride from one end of the Rockies to the other, and details what you can expect to see and feel along this epic journey. You just mind sign up for next years event after you listen to this one.    

South West England

With Frederic Salvanet

Arguably one of the nicest spots to visit in the UK the South West of England we go on an unexpected journey that includes surfing as well as some of the most beautiful cliff top walks found in this part of the world. Through the eyes of a frenchman this episode delights. 

Behind The Lens

With Pietro Sassinelli

 

As a young Italian travel photographer currently based in Australia Pietro shares his journey as well as some useful insights to the world of photography. If you are interested to see what your capable of with a camera and a sunset or two then you will enjoy listening to

this young man. 

Beautiful Bhutan

With Nick Hopwood

Considered to be the happiest place on earth we get a sensational look into the world of Bhutan with Nick Hopwood. We talk people, places and food among many other things that will make you all wanting to add this wonderful destination to your travel bucket list

Walking The Camino

With Patrick Scott Armstrong

A walk in the park its not. The Camino is a life changing experience for many and none more so than for Patrick. He tells us about his preparation, as well the journey that changed his life. An inspiring talk from the borders of France to the heart of Spain.   

Burning Man

With Darren Plested

Once per year in the middle of a US desert 80'000+ people come together to share in what can only be described as the most liberating gathering of humanity on the planet. 

 

Travelling More Consciously

With Mark Spencer

Have you ever considered your impact on the planet every time you travel?. Whether for work, or leisure there are alternatives. In this episode I talk to fellow Podcaster, and positive climate crusader, Mark Spencer about the decisions we make when it comes to our own travel arrangements, and how we could all become more conscious over how we traverse our beautiful planet. An important topic for us all to consider and to act upon. 

 

From Russia With Love

With Regina Ong

When a Singaporean Mother goes to Russia for the first time to explore the mythical land she gets to see and to taste many things that she wasn't expecting.  

Come on this enchanting journey with our guest Regina Ong as she chats with us about her recent trip to Russia, which included a road trip between St Petersburg and Moscow. Planning a trip to Russia, there are some handy tips to hear that will make your trip to Russia a lot more enjoyable  

 

A Travelling Love Story

With Margherita Ragg

Have you ever considered your impact on the planet every time you travel?. Whether for work, or leisure there are alternatives. In this episode I talk to fellow Podcaster, and positive climate crusader, Mark Spencer about the decisions we make when it comes to our own travel arrangements, and how we could all become more conscious over how we traverse our beautiful planet. An important topic for us all to consider and to act upon.