004 – Retire Early And Travel

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/11704838/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/2408378/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode we speak with Keith and Tina Paul from Retire Early And Travel. As they write on their about page, they are lovers of travel and wine. Fueled by their passion for learning, experiencing other cultures, and meeting people, they want to see

005: COVID19 Impact on Daily Life And Travel

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/13764068/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/2408378/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode, we talk about COVID19’s impact on the travel industry and our daily lives. We start with how fast the pandemic spread in Italy, and our decision-making process to reschedule TBEX Europe 2020 in Catania Italy. We also talk about new dates

006 – TBEX Survivors Part 1

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/13923623/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/2408378/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode, we talk to several TBEX Europe attendees who still went to Catania after the event was postponed. They share their impressions of Sicily and Catania. They share what it was like to be traveling when the COVID-19 pandemic shut down the

007 – TBEX Survivors Part 2

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14086661/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/2408378/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode, we talk continue talking with several TBEX Europe attendees who still went to Catania Italy after TBEX Europe 2020 had been postponed. We will hear about their impressions of Sicily and Catania; what it was like to be traveling when the

011 – Breaking News About TBEX Events

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/15245321/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/2408378/custom-color/194e91″ height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] This is a quick bonus episode, where TBEX CEO, Rick Calbert shares some breaking news about upcoming TBEX events. See more on TBEXcon.com Travel Matters is hosted by The Radio Vagabond, Palle Bo and TBEX CEO, Rick Calbert, and produced by RadioGuru. Check out

TBEX Europe 2020 in Catania re-scheduled for later this year

Dear TBEXers, We have made the decision to re-schedule TBEX Europe 2020 in Catania until later this year. This decision was made in an abundance of caution to protect the safety of our attendees, sponsors, staff, hosts in Catania and their respective families, loved ones and communities. We are discussing the best possible dates with

TBEX Partners with TIMA

We are excited to announce a new TBEX partnership that I think you will find both meaningful and valuable to your business.  As the Travel Content Creator industry grows, TBEX would like to provide its members with an opportunity to market, grow, and strategically position their business in the marketplace. With that in mind, we

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One Hot Conference Venue: The Corning Museum of Glass

I know what you’ve probably all been thinking: TBEX is being held at a glass museum? Really!? “Wow, I had no idea.” It’s as if that phrase echoes throughout the galleries of The Corning Museum of Glass. Visitors old and young alike seem stunned by what they discover soon after walking through the door. Whatever

Get Back to The Finger Lakes

Why I Can’t Wait to Get Back to the Finger Lakes for TBEX

I’ll give any region which is known for wine a fair chance and, if the wine in good enough, I’ll likely look past all its flaws and sip my way into happiness. Thankfully, when it comes to the Finger Lakes Wine Region, that’s neither a reality, nor a necessity. In the Finger Lakes, I wasn’t

Airbnb's growth

Has Airbnb’s Explosive Growth Finally Slowed?

Airbnb is projected to hit 38.4 Million users in the United States this year. That is up more than 13% over 2017 but far less than the originally projected 43.2 million users. e-marketer is predicting that growth to slow even more with Airbnb adding just 6.1 million more users by 2021. You may say 43

Upcoming Events

TBEX Europe 2023

May 8th – 11th Pelopennese (Kalamata, Greece) Filoxenia Resort

TBEX North America 2023

July 17th – 20th (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) United States

TBEX Africa 2023

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