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Go the Travel Podcast

Go the Travel Podcast

A podcast about travel, places, and adventure.

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Go the Podcast is about telling stories and taking you on adventures. Host, Alex Cwalinski, is a travel writer, podcaster, and aspiring dog whisperer. He was once a Force Reconnaissance Marine, once paid to be a Ninja Turtle at Comic Con San Diego, a commercial fisherman in Alaska, and a Gaucho in Argentina. He likes short walks on the beach, chocolate, and lengthy naps. Having lived in Europe, South America, both Coasts of the US, Alaska, Norway, and the Middle East, Alex captures his many adventures, plates it, and serves it in small portions to share with your ears. He hopes to inspire the travel bug in you, and to document some of the planets most amazing places.


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Ep 25: Travel photography tips with Marc Silber. Drunk Brit survives swim across the Hoover Dam. Hurricane Irma Caribbean recovery. The 2018 Winter Olympics in Korea and the Paris games 2024. Tourists perish in Italian volcano. More drunk airline passengers. Highway 1 south of Big Sur to stay closed until next summer.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Tue, Sep 19, 2017


USA Today writer Nancy Trejos, travel writer Lori Zaino, and photographer Marc Silber join us in this episode, hosted by Alex Cwalinski and Ericka Cruz Guevarra. Listen in this week to find out the latest in travel with Go the Travel Podcast.

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EP 24: How much travel money can you save via Home sharing? What kind of impact is Hurricane Irma having on travel? What State Drivers Licenses Won’t Work for Air Travel Next Year? Why was a passenger ordered to pay an airline $100,000 this week? CEO of Homeexhange.com joins us to talk about the cost saving benefits of home exchanging on this episode of Go the Travel Podcast.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, Sep 09, 2017


Emmanuel Arnaud joins us to talk about the cost saving benefits of home exchanging. Also: Hurricane Irma, State Drivers Licenses and Air Travel? Why was a passenger ordered to pay $100,000 this week? Find that out and more of the latest in travel.

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EP 23: Are Millennials changing the travel industry? From Van Life to Airbnb, from the Gig Economy to Work-Stays, find out what new travel technologies and trends millennials are embracing. We chat with Parker Hilton from Uproxx and John Kelly from Mashed Radish in this travel podcast episode.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Mon, Aug 28, 2017


Jack Kerouac’s novel, On the Road, helped define a generation of post WWII Americans. Americans who were exploring the land they fought to protect. Like their generation, today’s Millennials are defined by circumstances out of their control. Circumstances that effect the way they live, work and travel. On todays episode we’re joined by some millennials … Continue reading EP 23: Are Millennials changing the travel industry? From Van Life to Airbnb, from the Gig Economy to Work-Stays, find out what new travel technologies and trends millennials are embracing. We chat with Parker Hilton from Uproxx and John Kelly from Mashed Radish in this travel podcast episode. ?

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Ep 22: Expat Repatriation with Naomi Hattaway. Travel Podcast number 22.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Wed, Aug 09, 2017


Listen in on this short interview about living in India as an expat, and repatriating with Naomi Hathaway.

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Ep 21: Solar Eclipse 2017 and Olympics coming to Los Angeles. Small airplane seats and little legroom may pose safety concerns. A naked passenger delays a flight. The longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in Switzerland. Find out the latest in travel with Go the travel Podcast.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, Aug 05, 2017


The 2017 Eclipse could be the most photographed event in human history, according to at least one scientist. The State Department warns of tainted alcohol in Mexico. A naked passenger delays flight. Switzerland builds the world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge. The 2028 Summer Olympics are coming to Los Angeles. Small airplane seats and little legroom … Continue reading Ep 21: Solar Eclipse 2017 and Olympics coming to Los Angeles. Small airplane seats and little legroom may pose safety concerns. A naked passenger delays a flight. The longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in Switzerland. Find out the latest in travel with Go the travel Podcast. ?

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Ep 20: Passenger Rights and Air Travel. US airlines used to have perks like pubs and lounges in their coach section. Today, the cost of a ticket is rising faster than inflation. This travel podcast episode, we explore the air travel industry and your rights as a passenger.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, Jul 29, 2017


Know your rights. The State of Air Travel seems to be in decline. To find out why, I spoke with David Cogswell, executive editor at Travel Pulse. Plus Susan Shain, a blogger and travel writer, who filled me in on when to stand my ground and what my rights are as a passenger. Co-hosting today … Continue reading Ep 20: Passenger Rights and Air Travel. US airlines used to have perks like pubs and lounges in their coach section. Today, the cost of a ticket is rising faster than inflation. This travel podcast episode, we explore the air travel industry and your rights as a passenger. ?

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Ep 19: Planes are grounded in Phoenix due to extreme heat. Find out the science behind it. A new bar with an ‘Unhappy Hour’ opens in Olso. Cuba Flights are being cutback by major US Airlines. A new Walking Dead Cruise is departing next year. Plus more of the latest in travel with Go the Travel Podcast.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Fri, Jul 07, 2017


Why couldn’t planes take off in Phoenix in 118 Degree heat. Airlines are cutting flights to Cuba. A new bar with an ‘unhappy hour’. The Walking Dead cruise. Find out more in the latest travel news episode.  Subscribe in a reader

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Ep 18: A frugal trip anyone can do: Camping. In this episode, I borrow gear via Nextdoor.com, search Craigslist for free stuff, and find good quality camping equipment at a local thrift shop.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Thu, Jun 29, 2017


With tips from Lisa Rowen at the Penny Hoarder, I was able to get away for less than $50.

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Ep 17: Trump announces a new Cuba travel policy. Find out more with the latest in travel by Go the Travel Podcast.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, Jun 17, 2017


This week, Alex Cwalinski breaks down the Trump Administration’s new Cuba Travel Policy changes. Plus some of this weeks Travel related news.

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Ep 16: Madagascar Adventure

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, Jun 10, 2017


On this episode, we’re going on an adventure through the heart of Madagascar. Join us with British Adventurer Ash Dykes, as he tells us how he climbed eight mountains, survived malaria, rotten eel, a witch, leeches, and crocodiles.

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Ep 15: Cuba’s Most Interesting Facts

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, Jun 03, 2017


This is Go, a podcast about travel, places, and adventure. Reports have come out that President Trump is considering rolling back Obama’s new Cuba policies. Some of the changes could effect Travelers. An announcement could come as early as July of this year. So if you’re planning to go to Cuba, now is the time. … Continue reading Ep 15: Cuba’s Most Interesting Facts ?

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Ep 14: Mt. Everest and Avoiding Disaster with Alex Staniforth. Listen to Staniforth recount his near death experience as he attempts to summit the highest peak in the world, on Go the Travel Podcast.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Wed, May 24, 2017


This is Go the Travel Podcast, a podcast about travel, places, and for today’s story: adventure. All of our episodes have been about travel to places like Cuba, Iceland, or Argentina, but in this episode we’re going to tell you an adventure story about Mt. Everest.

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Ep 13: Cuba Audio Travel Guide

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Fri, May 19, 2017


This is an Audio Travel Guide to Cuba. Perfect for anyone going, or thinking about going, to Cuba. In this short episode, we’ll run through the 15 Things You Have to Know Before You Go.

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Ep 12: We went to Trinidad, Cuba. Explored the cave at Club Ayala. Learn more about the dual currencies, as well as the health and education systems. By Go the Travel Podcast.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, May 06, 2017


In this episode, we’re going back to Cuba, to a little city called Trinidad.We talk to Jon Barr and Shayla Hohiesle, two Youtube Vloggers about Cuba’s two currencies, the healthcare and the education systems. We’ll explore Club Ayala, a three story nightclub inside of a cave and you’ll find out about a cocktail unique to … Continue reading Ep 12: We went to Trinidad, Cuba. Explored the cave at Club Ayala. Learn more about the dual currencies, as well as the health and education systems. By Go the Travel Podcast. ?

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Ep 11: Cuba, Old Havana, Collectivos and Cash.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, Apr 22, 2017


Cuba is a travel relic. Cut of from the US since the 1960s, Americans were restricted from traveling there until now. Join us as we talk the essentials on Cuba Travel, with guests: Andreea Christina, Elizabeth Viatkin, and Jon Barr.

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Ep 10: Iceland’s Most Interesting Facts

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Fri, Apr 14, 2017


If you want to know some interesting facts about Iceland, then you’re in the right place. On this episode of Go, we’re listing some of the most amazing things about the Nordic island.

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Ep 9: Argentina’s Most Interesting Facts

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Fri, Mar 31, 2017


With its natural wonders and spirited, colorful cities, Argentina is an astonishing place. Living there for quite some time taught me a slew of intriguing facts about Argentina, the best of which are shared in this episode.

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Ep 8: Gauchos, the Cowboys of Argentine

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sun, Jan 08, 2017


Among some of the many unique things about Argentina, are the Gauchos. These cowboys of South America have a lot in common with their American counterparts. I spent a month living and working on an active horse and cattle ranch to learn what life is like for a Gaucho.

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Ep 7: The Beautiful Recoleta Cemetery. Eva Per?n. Argentine Barbecue.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sat, Jan 07, 2017


Walking down the streets of Buenos Aires can feel like you’re in a European City. This place was founded in the 1500s and colonized by Spaniards. Spanish architecture was built to last, and made of stone and brick. That’s one of the big differences between Spanish colonies and British colonies. The British built with wood, so … Continue reading Ep 7: The Beautiful Recoleta Cemetery. Eva Per?n. Argentine Barbecue. ?

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Ep 6: Argentina Stories. Nightlife And Living In Buenos Aires.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Fri, Jan 06, 2017


After getting out of four and a half years in the Marine Corps, the first thing I wanted to do was leave the country and travel. Having been to two wars makes you consider a lot of things you haven’t done in life, and travel was one of those. I had never been south of … Continue reading Ep 6: Argentina Stories. Nightlife And Living In Buenos Aires. ?

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Ep 5: Mystery Behind The Lost Stones Of The New Clairvaux. In this travel podcast episode, we search for the remains of a 13th Century Spanish Monastery that found its way to Golden Gate Park San Francisco. The end result will surprise you.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Thu, Jan 05, 2017


What was once a beautiful 12th Century monastery in Spain, ended up in a pile of rubble in California. In this episode of Go the Travel Podcast, we explore the mystery of the Sacred Stones.

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Ep 4: Diving Iceland’s Silfra Fissure, one of the most beautiful dives in the world. We chat with traveler who fill us in on renting camper vans in Iceland and enjoy the vanlife for a little while. By Go the Travel Podcast

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Wed, Jan 04, 2017


“It’s listed, consistently in the top five dives in the world,” according to Murray Johnson, an avid world traveler and certified scuba diver. Silfra Fissure is located on the Northern tip of Thingvellir Lake, which is Iceland’s largest body of water. This Unesco World Heritage Site is only a 35-minute drive from Reykjavik. What’s most … Continue reading Ep 4: Diving Iceland’s Silfra Fissure, one of the most beautiful dives in the world. We chat with traveler who fill us in on renting camper vans in Iceland and enjoy the vanlife for a little while. By Go the Travel Podcast ?

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Ep 3: 400 Year Old Sharks. The Icelandic rotten meat delicacy that I did not enjoy eating. By Go the Travel Podcast

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Tue, Jan 03, 2017


A recently released study in the journal Science, has crowned the Greenland Shark as the oldest living vertebrae. Using radiocarbon dating, scientists discovered that these sharks can live to be over 400 years old.

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Ep 2: Can Icelanders really bake bread underground, with geothermal heat? Do the spas really come from natural hot springs? How dangerous are the volcanos? Find this out in this weeks travel podcast episode.

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Mon, Jan 02, 2017


There are lots of perks of living on a volcanic hotspot. Some of which we explore in this episode.

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Ep 1: What are 11th Century Icelandic turfhouse ruins doing in Canada? And do Icelanders really believe in Elves?

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sun, Jan 01, 2017


Icelanders predated Columbus’ arrival to North America by nearly 500 years. New findings in Canada are revealing more sites where Leif Erikfson may have settled.

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Intro Episode

Author: Go the Travel Podcast
Sun, Jan 01, 2017




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  • Published: June 2017
  • LearnOutLoud.com Product ID: G090727