2024


02/17/2024


17 February 2024 - RMWorldTravel (Encore Presentation)
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Hour 1
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary Show Open, Team Banter, 2024 Seabourn Mediterranean Cruise Travel with Us, New Stations Welcome, Travel News Roundtable, etc.
Seg 2 - Chief Travel Leader - Signature Travel Network CEO Alex Sharpe joins us for a wide-ranging discussion on various Macro Sectors of Travel
Seg 3 - Chief Travel Leader - Signature Travel Network CEO Alex Sharpe joins us for a wide-ranging discussion on various Macro Sectors of Travel  (continued)
Seg 4 - Sports and special events often bring out the Goodyear Blimp, and Chief Pilot Michael Dougherty describes navigating the airship and their purpose
Seg 5 - Destination Spotlight - Lake Tahoe takes center stage, as their Visitor Authority CEO Carol Chaplin talks up the area detailing new additions




Hour 2
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary and Rudy Show Open, plus our National Communal Forum with RMWorldTravel affiliates in CA, DC and WI
Seg 2 - Personal Connection - Captain Dave Manning and his daughter First Officer Sky Manning share their passions for flying + respect for air travel/aircraft
Seg 3 - Write-Stuff - Renowned author Pico Iyer checks-in to discuss "The Half Known Life" and inner journeys through travel to elusive places
Seg 4 - Open Road - RJ Carey road tests and reports on the 2024 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Veloce
Seg 5 - Museum Gallery - The Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto is today's focus as their "Keeper of the Cup" and VP Phil Pritchard joins us with specifics


02/10/2024


10 February 2024 - RMWorldTravel
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Hour 1
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary Show Open, Team Banter, Travel News Roundtable, etc.
Seg 2 - Show Friend Richard Aboulafia checks-in from Seattle to discuss timely topics from the Aviation/Airline sector of travel
Seg 3 - Daytrip COO Marketa Blahova shares their private door-to-door car travel with sightseeing options available in over 100 countries
Seg 4 - Robert & Mary answer EMails from listeners in TX, MD, SC, NV, IA & RI specific to the 2024 Seabourn Mediterranean Cruise this Oct/Nov
Seg 5 - The Travel Mom Emily Kaufman weighs-in with thoughts on ways to enjoy family travel, multi-generation travel and more



Hour 2
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary and Rudy Show Open, plus our National Communal Forum with RMWorldTravel affiliates in CA, CO and MA
Seg 2 - Travel The World From Your Own Kitchen - Baked by Melissa's Chef Melissa Ben-Ishay shares her Cookie Dough Date Balls for Valentine's
Seg 3 - Discover America - Smithsonian's Claire Jerry shares background on historic Presidential retreats that you can go experience today
Seg 4 - Rudy Riff's on Resort Fees, Urban Fees and Ways to Avoid Fees when you Travel
Seg 5 - Museum Gallery - AskArthurTours' Arthur Smith joins us from New Orleans to discuss Mardi Gras World and Louisiana State Museum


02/03/2024


3 February 2024 - RMWorldTravel
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Hour 1
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary Show Open, Team Banter, New Stations Welcome, Travel News Roundtable, etc.
Seg 2 - Seabourn VP Steve Smotrys shares the special offer/itinerary for show fans to travel with us this Oct/Nov in Mediterranean aboard Seabourn Ovation
Seg 3 - Ryan Smith of AwardWallet completed his mission to visit every country in the world, and he offers up some tales from the adventure
Seg 4 - AwardWallet's Ryan Smith completed his mission to visit every country in the world, and he offers up tales from the adventure  (continued)
Seg 5 - Destination Spotlight - Kathy Janega-Dykes talks Santa Barbara, CA and shares updates in the area since our last visit and live remote there



Hour 2
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary and Rudy Show Open, plus CrankyFlier.com's Brett Snyder talks topical items from the Airline/Aviation Sector of Travel World
Seg 2 - Personal Connection - Seth Kubersky weighs-in on his passion for theme parks and "The Unofficial Guide to Universal Orlando 2024"
Seg 3 - Write-Stuff - Sailor Will Sofrin provides background to "All Hands on Deck: A Modern-Day High Seas Adventure to the Far Side of the World"
Seg 4 - Write-Stuff - Sailor Will Sofrin and "All Hands on Deck: A Modern-Day High Seas Adventure to the Far Side of the World" (continued)
Seg 5 - Valentine's is coming in 11 days, and Sandals Resorts Marsha-Ann Donaldson joins us to talk love, romance, travel and enjoying life


01/27/2024


27 January 2024 - RMWorldTravel
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Hour 1
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary Show Open, Team Banter, 2024 Seabourn Mediterranean Cruise Travel with Us, New Stations Welcome, Travel News Roundtable
Seg 2 - Today's airport check-in takes us to BWI and STL for reports on airport operations/happenings with Ricky Smith and Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge
Seg 3 - Travel Lemming CEO Nate Hake connects from Thailand to discuss some of their Top Picks for 2024
Seg 4 - Open Road - RJ Carey answers automotive focused Listener EMails
Seg 5 - We engage with Amelia Edelman to discuss traveling with kids and related items of family travel



Hour 2
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary and Rudy Show Open, plus our National Communal Forum with RMWorldTravel affiliates in AL, LA and MS
Seg 2 - We drive past the political agendas and PR involving EV's and talk facts vs fiction with AAA Director Greg Brannon
Seg 3 - Take a puzzle or leave a puzzle when you travel?  Jessica Cheney of The Puzzle Republic weighs-in
Seg 4 - It's all aboard time with Seat61's Mark Smith as we talk Train Travel in Europe, the USA and elsewhere
Seg 5 - It's all aboard time with Seat61's Mark Smith as we talk Train Travel in Europe, the USA and elsewhere  (continued)




 


01/20/2024


20 January 2024 - RMWorldTravel
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Hour 1
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary Show Open, Team Banter, 2024 Seabourn Mediterranean Cruise Travel with Us, New Stations Welcome, Travel News Roundtable, etc.
Seg 2 - Chief Travel Leader - Signature Travel Network CEO Alex Sharpe joins us for a wide-ranging discussion on various Macro Sectors of Travel
Seg 3 - Chief Travel Leader - Signature Travel Network CEO Alex Sharpe joins us for a wide-ranging discussion on various Macro Sectors of Travel  (continued)
Seg 4 - Sports and special events often bring out the Goodyear Blimp, and Chief Pilot Michael Dougherty describes navigating the airship and their purpose
Seg 5 - Destination Spotlight - Lake Tahoe takes center stage, as their Visitor Authority CEO Carol Chaplin talks up the area detailing new additions



Hour 2
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary and Rudy Show Open, plus our National Communal Forum with RMWorldTravel affiliates in CA, DC and WI
Seg 2 - Personal Connection - Captain Dave Manning and his daughter First Officer Sky Manning share their passions for flying + respect for air travel/aircraft
Seg 3 - Write-Stuff - Renowned author Pico Iyer checks-in to discuss "The Half Known Life" and inner journeys through travel to elusive places
Seg 4 - Open Road - RJ Carey road tests and reports on the 2024 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Veloce
Seg 5 - Museum Gallery - The Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto is today's focus as their "Keeper of the Cup" and VP Phil Pritchard joins us with specifics


01/13/2024


13 January 2024 - RMWorldTravel
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Hour 1
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary Show Open, Team Banter, Seabourn 2024 Travel with Us Announcement, 22 New Stations, Travel News Roundtable and more
Seg 2 - Chief Travel Leader - It's "Wave Season" and CLIA CEO Kelly Craighead checks-in with a report on what's ahead in 2024 for cruise, trends and more
Seg 3 - For a different way to enjoy water when you travel, Brent Christensen jumps aboard to discuss Ice Castles in locations nationwide
Seg 4 - Robert & Mary answer Listener EMails from FL, WA and TX
Seg 5 - Buy Now, Pay Later for travel is gaining in popularity, we have thoughts on this, so does Kiplinger's Editor Lisa Gerstner who joins the conversation



Hour 2
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary and Rudy Show Open, plus Kurt Knutsson {aka Kurt The Cyberguy} checks-in with a report on CES, travel and tech and other items
Seg 2 - Kurt Knutsson {aka Kurt The Cyberguy} of Fox News/Fox Business reports on CES, travel and tech and other items  (continued)
Seg 3 - Discover America - Historic Hotels of America EVP Larry Horwitz weighs-in on ways to learn more about the USA through hotel stays
Seg 4 - Rudy Riff's on changes to airline loyalty status, the move to focus more on non-flying than actually flying and his decision to stop playing the game
Seg 5 - Tracey Minkin joins us to spotlight some lesser known locations to find winter warmth in Florida, South Carolina and California


01/06/2024


6 January 2024 - RMWorldTravel | Let's Go America! Tour - Maui (Encore Presentation)
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Hour 1
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary Show Open, "Let's Go America! Tour" - Maui talk + Grand Wailea Resort Cultural Programming Manager & Leadership Educator Kalei ʻUwēkoʻolani
Seg 2 - Maui CVB Executive Director Sherry Duong discusses importance of Travel & Tourism for Maui, its impact, and details "Maui is Open and Welcoming" visitors
Seg 3 - Luana Mahi, Director of Economic Development for Maui, shares ways travelers can get involved with volunteer efforts on the island, talks up MauiNuiStrong.info and more
Seg 4 - SailTrilogy is Maui's oldest boat operator, celebrating 50 years in 2023.  We travel with Captain Riley Coon on an excursion to Molokini Crater and also discuss the Lahaina fires and more
Seg 5 - Every restaurant at the Grand Wailea Resort has been reinvented or renovated and Executive Chef Ryan Urig provides some details on property's investment in its food/culinary scene



Hour 2
-- Topics & Guests on this hour of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa include:
Seg 1 - Robert & Mary Show Open, plus Grand Wailea Resort Hotel Manager Wendle Lesher, Executive Chef Ryan Urig and Cultural Programming Manager Kalei ʻUwēkoʻolani
Seg 2 - Waldorf Astoria Grand Wailea Resort Hotel Manager Wendle Lesher talks about his move to Maui, the major renovations that have touched all areas of the property and the community
Seg 3 - Show Friend and owner/host Cindy Paulos from our local affiliate AM 1110 & FM 96.7 KAOI Radio joins the conversation about what makes Maui special, the recovery efforts and more
Seg 4 - Pam Tumpap, Maui Chamber of Commerce President checks-in to discuss the upcoming "Made in Maui" festival and ways to participate on the island or virtually and support local businesses
Seg 5 - We catch-up with travel website HiChee.com CEO Justin Gordon on a Pāia beach to discuss lesser known parks to visit on the island, unique biking options, surfing, foiling and more