Travelradio Australia

TRA-255: Irish radio star Enda Caldwell; Aussie adventurer Michael Smith; Burns Cottage; Japan

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1: Geoff Harrison meets Irish radio personality Enda Caldwell in an Irish bar at Amsterdam, Netherlands. 2: Graeme Kemlo (Travel Writers Radio) chats with Adventurer of the Year Michael Smith who undertook an epic recreation of the floatplane flight route between London, UK and Sydney, Australia. 3: David Gordon (Travelbites Radio) visits Burns Cottage in Ayrshire, UK. 4: Max Hartshorne (Gonomad.com) chats with the Around the World Radio/TV team in Santa Barbara, CA about his recent trip to Japan.

TRA-254: Jordaan Festival; Nature Conservancy Australia; Ovation of the Seas; Maui, Hawaii; Central Florida

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1: Geoff Harrison enjoys the Jordaan Festival in Amsterdam. 2: Ren Zwiers has details of a photographic competition run by the Nature Conservancy Australia. 3: Veronica Matheson (Travel Writers Radio) chats with Royal Caribbean's Cameron Mannix about the cruiseline's newest ship, Ovation of the Seas which is heading for an Australian season. 4: Martha Bull and Arthur von Wiesenberger (Around the World Radio) discuss the highlights of Maui, Hawaii. 5: David Gordon (Travelbites Radio) continues his roadtrip of Central Florida.

TRA-253: Knebworth House (UK), Central Florida (US), South Wharf Restaurants (Vic), Grand Manan Island (US) and Visit Britain

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1: Geoff Harrison visits Knebworth House, England and meets the 'Lord of the manor', Hon Henry Lytton Cobbold. 2: David Gordon from Travelbites Radio travels through Central Florida (US) and stops at Funspot theme park and Lakeridge Winery. 3: Graeme Kemlo of Travel Writers Radio interviews Melbourne restaurateur Michael Cole about the growing popularity of the South Wharf Restaurants precinct. 4: Gonomad.com owner/editor Max Hartshorne talks about his recent trip to Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick in this segment from Around the World Radio/TV. 5: Veronica Matheson of Travel Writers Radio chats with David Nye from the Visit Britain campaign. 

TRA-252: Silverstone Auctions, Flinders Ranges, Florida attractions and PNG visa update

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1: Geoff Harrison chats with Will Smith from Silverstone Auctions, UK. 2: Graeme Kemlo interviews Brendan Bevan from Arkaba Wild Bush Luxury Lodge, Flinders Ranges. 3: David Gordon highlights the roadside attractions in Florida, US following his recent roadtrip in that state. 4: Veronica Matheson of chats with Andrew Cavallaron of Papua New Guinea Tourism about the easier access to visas for visiting PNG.
Some segments courtesy of Travel Writers Radio, International Food Wine and Travelwriters Association and Around the World Radio.

TRA-251: London cruises, Tripadvisor reviews, Arizona and New Zealand tourism

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1: Geoff Harrison chats with Winston Defreitas from Bateaux London Cruises. 2: Graeme Kemlo interviews Stuart Bell who is one of Tripadvisors leading review posters (Travel Writers Radio). 3: Ren Zwiers presents this month's Aus Travel News. 4: The team in Santa Barbara feature guest Gabe Saglie, Travelzoo's senior editor, who calls in from Arizona (Around the World Radio). 5: Kirstie Bedford chats with Tourism New Zealand's Rene de Monchy (Travel Writers Radio).

TRA-250: Austria, Scottish castle stay, Hollywood dreaming, Seatfrog and Croatia

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1: Geoff Harrison chats with Werner Fritz at the Cheese Hause in Montafon, Austria. 2: Arthur von Wiesenberger and the Around the World Radio team interview Rebecca Brand about her castle-stay in northern Scotland. 3: Travelbites Radio host David Gordon, based in northern Ireland, meets renowned travelwriter/author and broadcaster Cash Peters. Their main topic is Cash's time as a Hollywood (CA) resident. 4: Travel Writers Radio host Graeme Kemlo learns about a start-up website called Seatfrog from its CEO, Ian Griffin. 5: In the final segment the ATW crew returns with guest Max Hartshorne (owner of Gonomad.com) who has details of his recent trip to Croatia.

TRA-249: Establishment Hotel, Sydney; Chef Geoff Jansz; Belfast; New York; LizzyKnows and Outback Queensland

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Host Ren Zwiers introduces the following segments: Geoff Harrison visits the Establishment Hotel in Sydney and chats with Steven Carrodus. Veronica Matheson from Travel Writers Radio meets Australian celebrity chef Geoff Jansz. David Gordon from Travelbites Radio visits Belfast City Hall, Northern Ireland. Lead singer from the original Herman's Hermits, Peter Noone takes listeners on a trip to New York (courtesy of Around the World Radio, California). During a visit to Amsterdam, Geoff Harrison discovers a new tour website lizzyknows.com. Travel Writers Radio host Graeme Kemlo chats with contributor Maurie O'Connor who has returned from a trip to Outback Queensland.

TRA-248: Royal Caribbean cruise; Ice Bar, London; Verona, Italy; Airport transport; Lyon, France and Oberlech, Austria.

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1: Host Ren Zwiers intros the show and describes his recent South Pacific cruise with Royal Caribbean's Legend of the Seas visiting Vanuatu and New Caledonia. 2: Geoff Harrison visits the Ice Bar in London and chats with marketing manager Tom Hunter. 3: Frances Beasley describes the historic Italian town of Verona. 4: Sue Ahearn from Travelwriters Radio interviews renowned Australian demographer Bernard Salt on public transport connectivity to Australia's airports. 5: The Around  the World Radio team led by Arthur von Wiesenberger chats with Mike Thiel about the French city of Lyon. 6: Geoff Harrison meets Winter Olympics medallist Patrick Ortlieb at the Montana Hotel in Oberlech, Austria.

TRA-247: The Rocks (Sydney), Frozen berries, travel writing tips, Lech (Austria) and Padua (Italy)

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1: Geoff Harrison chats with Gilles from La Pain Quotidien, The Rocks, Sydney. 2: Ren Zwiers interviews Ben Southall about his journey from Singapore to London and his latest trip to Nepal. 3: Graeme Kemlo chats with Ruth Galace of Matilda's Australian Frozen Berries (courtesy Travel Writers Radio and IFWTA). 4: Max Hartshorne outlines the fundamentals of travel writing (courtesy Around the World Radio). 5: Geoff Harrison interviews Hubert Schwarzler of Lech Tourism, Austria. 6: Frances Beasley visits the city of Padua, Italy.

TRA-246: Sydney, New York, Padstow, England and Ben and Sophee’s epic trek

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Geoff Harrison chats with Gavin Andrews from the Observatory Hotel in the historic Rocks area of Sydney. Travel Writer Radio's Peter Watson interviews Billy Rosenfeld on several musicals being staged in New York. Frances Beasley visits Rick Stein's restaurant in Padstow, England. Ren Zwiers catches up with renowned adventurer Ben Southall (pictured below) who, with his wife Sophee, recently returned from an overland journey from Singapore to London in their trusty old Landrover 'Colonel Mustard'.
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TRA-245: Africa; Lotus Bird Lodge, Cape York; Bamberg, Germany; Amsterdam and Rotterdam

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Geoff Harrison chats with Will Gabb from This is Africa. Veronica Matheson visits Lotus Bird Lodge, Cape York (courtesy Travel Writers Radio). Frances Beasley features the German town of Bamberg. Max Hartshorn from gonomad.com visits two major Dutch cities, Amsterdam and Rotterdam (courtesy Around the World Radio).

TRA-244: Welcome to a new year

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For the first edition of 2016 we feature some of our best segments from 2015. All our regular contributors, Geoff Harrison (Australia), Frances Beasley (Europe), Graeme Kemlo (Australia), Arthur von Wiesenberger, Martha Bull (California) and David Gordon (Northern Ireland) take us to many destinations, far and wide with thanks to our affiliates, Around the World Radio, Travelbites Radio and Travel Writers Radio.