Travel Itch Radio

Join Dan Schlossberg and co-host Maryellen Nugent Lee, renowned NYC publicist, for the 10th Season of Travel Itch Radio every Thursday from 8:00-8:30 p.m. ET.

Call in to speak with the hosts:  (914) 338-0314

NEXT UP ON TRAVEL ITCH: Rachel Welch, PR and Communications Manager, “Visit Durango, Colorado,” joins Travel Itch this Thursday, 9/16 @ 8:00 pm ET. A railroad town surrounded by snow-capped peaks, Durango is in Colorado’s Animas River Valley 6,512 feet above sea level. Best-known for the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, Durango was founded by the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Company in 1880. The steam-powered train marked 120 years of service in 2002 but is still going strong — often as a setting for movies but also as a freight line for precious metals. It has carried more than $300 million in such cargo over the years. Tune in to learn more about Durango’s legacy, current status, and future plans. Also hear about nearby Mesa Verde National Park, Purgatory Resort, and the 1887 Strater Hotel. Listen live on iTunes or BlogTalkRadio. See you on the radio!

Upcoming 2021 Travel Itch Radio Shows 

09-23-21 Dan Schlossberg career retrospective (repeat of May 6)

09-30-21 Julie Valerie, Travel Author

10-07-21 George, “Aquarium of the Bay”

10-14-21 Mob Museum, Las Vegas (tentative)

10-21-21 Cannabis Emporium, Las Vegas (tentative)

10-28-21 Halloween Special TBA

11-04-21 TBA

11-11-21 Veteran’s Day Special

11-18-21 TBA

(End of our 2021 10th broadcast season. Travel Itch Radio returns for our 11th season Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 8pm ET)

2021 Travel Itch Radio (Season #10)

Podcast DateClick to ListenTravel Itch Radio Guest
09-09 Cindy Richards, “Traveling Mom”
09-02 Julie Valerie, Travel Author (interview was interrupted by a technical error but guest is rescheduled on 9/30)
08-26 Chris Lucas, Actor, Author, and NYC Tour Guide
08-19 Nicholas Kontis, Veteran Travel Journalist
08-12 Sue Presby, Co-Owner “Mt. Washington Cog Railway”
08-05 Robert Arends, Media Relations Director, Evans Hotels
“The Lodge at Torrey Pines”
07-29 Phlash Phelps, Morning Host, Sirius XM “60s on 6”
07-22 Linda Ballou, Travel Writer
07-15 Misty Belles, Managing Director-Global PR, Virtuoso
07-08 Tom Martinelli, Amtrak, “New York by Rail”
07-01 Travel Journalists Nick Kontis and Geri Bain
06-24 Kevin Rider, Senior Brands Manager, Panos Brands, “Better Than Milk®”
06-17 Hendrik Bisanz, Founder-SeaSalt Properties
06-10 Boston Red Sox executives Larry Cancro and Beth Kurdys
06-03 Sandy Lipkowitz, Creator and CEO of “We Make Travel Easy”
05-27 Robert Mercure, GM-Quebec City Tourism
05-20 Sam Lemheney, “2021 Philadelphia Flower Show Preview”
05-13 Denise Spiegel of Visit Orlando
05-06 Happy Birthday Dan Schlossberg (Career Retrospective)
04-29Elaine Schroth of “Visit Concord” (CA)
04-22 Travis Scott of “Visit Mendocino” (CA)
04-15 Pier 39 Harbor Master Sheila Chandor and Blue & Gold Fleet president Patrick Murphy
04-08 Sue Muzzin of Pier 39 (CA)
04-01 Heather Noll, Chalkboard Communications “Northern California”
03-25 Nancy White, California Wine Institute
03-18  Lindsay Swanson of “Visit Anaheim”
03-11 Kelly Rote of “Visit Central Florida”
03-04 Suzie Loiselle, Publicist, “Quebec Maritime”
02-25 Tim Riley, Curator, National Winston Churchill Museum (Fulton, MO)
02-18 “400th Episode Anniversary” Guests: Tony Muia of A Slice of Brooklyn Bus Tours (Brooklyn pizza tour); Sue Presby of the Mount Washington Cog Railway; Barbara Golden of Florida’s Historic Coast (St. Augustine); Marjorie Beenders of Mid-Missouri and the Winston Churchill Museum; and Doug MacKenzie of Greater Phoenix.
02-11 Kathy Condon, Travel Blogger (Palm Springs)
02-04 Christopher Elliott, Elliott Advocacy, “Empowering Consumers”
01-28 Nick Kontis, Travel Writer, Author Circle the Planet
01-21 Meryl Pearlstein, Principal-MDP Publicity, Travel Journalist
01-14 Jerry Evans, PR Manager, “Explore Fairbanks Alaska”
01-07 Malerie Yolen Cohen, Author, Travel Journalist and
Co-Founder of Getaway Mavens

Travel Itch Radio 2020 Archives

Travel Itch Radio 2019 Archives

One thought on “Travel Itch Radio

  1. Hi, Dan and Mary Ellen. Just listened to your talk with Linda Ballou. I have read Linda’s book about Isabella Bird and she has read my horse memoir At Home on a Horse in the Woods. My horse travels have been more inward than Linda’s: the latest one in the same state forest on the same horse for 21 years. My 2nd book is about the horse-related craft of braiding horsehair jewelry which allows me to hear wonderful tales about the owners who order jewelry from the tail hair of the horses they love. The covers and links to both my books are on my website: swishtails.com. I am listed on LinkedIn but frankly don’t know how to navigate it. Not sure of my books fit into your blog concept, but if they do, I’d love to hear back from you. Regards, Jan(et) W. Alexander

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