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Adventure Begins Podcast

We are a couple of travel planners coming together to share what we love most - travel! We have a passion for exploring new places, and we love sharing our adventures with friends. So pack your bags, and come along with us!
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Now displaying: 2020
Dec 17, 2020

Babies have a long list of needs and supplies necessary for travel blogger Stephanie Johnson shares all the details we need to know to help prepare us for successful adventures with a baby this holiday season. From TSA security to sharing a hotel room; she has all the insider secrets.

 

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- Monoliths keep appearing

- Delta eliminates even more change fees

- Emily adventures to central Florida

 

... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!

Dec 7, 2020

After the largest viral outbreak of our lifetimes, we discuss how the impacts of COVID-19 will affect cruising in a new era and what the industry has pledged to do to keep us all safe and sailing. We are also outlining our favorite companies and share what they are doing to stand out from the crowd. The Good, Bad, and Ugly of cruising in 2020 is all here.

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- The Empire State Building earns WELL certification

- 737 Max is clear for takeoff

- A vaccine is getting closer

 

... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!

Nov 20, 2020

Beautiful Bend, Oregon is known for its famous Ale Trail; Emily and her sister jump right in to explore them and sample as many beers as possible in 4 days. In fact they love beer so much they ended up bathing in the magical hops.  

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- Covid cases associated with flying are remarkably low

- Meghan visits the Chattahoochee National Forest

- Atlanta is about to get a Hard Rock Hotel

 

... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!

Nov 2, 2020

Los Cabos, Mexico has taken many health and safety measures to ensure the perfect vacation for their guests. Heather with MEI-Travel shares her thoughts on staying at a large resort destination during this delicate travel time.

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- Qantas takes a flight to nowhere

- Meghan tells us how we can stay up to date on the latest travel requirements

- Emily walks among giants at Dinosaur Ridge National Landmark

 

... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!

Oct 14, 2020
While traveling during a global pandemic isn't for everyone, Emily had to try it out for herself and had a much needed dose of magic in Orlando. In this episode she shares all the tips and tricks you need to know about staying safe while traveling.
 
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- Meghan visits the Atlanta Botanical Gardens
- Some airlines have eliminated change fees
- A weekend getaway to Chattanooga
 
... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!
Oct 1, 2020

With its interesting history of originally being developed for the Asian market, the Norwegian Joy brings fun around the world. Meghan shares her experiences on board and dishes about the food, fun, and entertainment you can expect while at sea. Spoiler alert: It's all about the Beatles cover band. 

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- The Atlanta Botanic Gardens hosts an annual Alice in Wonderland themed event

- Meghan adventures on the Oconee trail in Athens

- Hotel Safety

- You can now work from Paradise

 

... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!

Sep 16, 2020

Michelle McKnight of MEI-Travel shares her family's experience visiting the US National parks this summer and offers lots of great tips on saving money, maximizing time, and limiting your exposure to others when traveling during a pandemic. 

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- We discuss the new Pan Am board game

- Some of our favorite travel shows (and their hosts)

- Solo travel is the best kind of self care

- And mattresses that may help fight the spread of Coronavirus

 

... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!

Sep 1, 2020

While we all try to navigate our wanderlusty souls through stay at home orders; the gals offer some great tips and advice to feel the joy of traveling from the comfort of your couch.

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- Emily finally leaves the house and visits Fort Collins, CO
- Cruise ships are delayed
- We decide to craft our own passports and start drinking around the house. 

... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!

Aug 17, 2020

Meet our brand new co-host, Meghan Hayes of MEI-Travel, we get to know her a bit and discuss why travel agents are not only important, but a necessity, especially in this uncertain travel world.

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- Emily tells us about her snowy Crater Lakes Hike in Rollinsville, Colorado
- Meghan reminds us to prepare our cars before a big summer road trip.

... So pack your bags and tune in, and let the adventure begin!

Aug 3, 2020

After a break, we are ready to share our travels with you once again. So, get your luggage out of storage and adventure along with us. We've missed you.

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