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The Destination Everywhere Podcast

Come along for a bucket list adventure of a lifetime as we join hospitality & travel entrepreneurs, Todd Bludworth & Andy McNeill in search of your next travel wanderlust. They’re checking-in with celebrities in the know, hospitality experts, and native connoisseurs to discover must do’s, and inspirational destinations to plan your next getaway. Explore the world’s most unique and desirable hotels, exotic foods with top chefs, and once in a lifetime experiences along the way. Todd and Andy are going back to their favorite travel destinations, exploring new ones, and are bringing you along. Get ready to add things to your bucket list after each exciting Podcast. Welcome to Destination Everywhere.

Todd and Andy are the founders of American Meetings, Inc. (AMI), a multimillion-dollar global meetings and destination business that has propelled them to over one hundred countries. Whether you are planning your next vacation getaway or a meeting destination for your business, come along to the best places to stay and the most amazing adventures to do through the Destination Everywhere podcast.

Episode Blogs

DE 17 | Hidden Gem Travel Destinations
  CBS Travel Editor Peter Greenberg shares his best-hidden gem travel destinations. From Egypt to the USA, learn the best travel tips and how to discover secret spots. He talks with Andy McNeill and Todd Bludworth on his career history, why he chose to delve both into investigative journalism and travel writing, and the advantage of disobeying signage. Peter also goes deep into why he prefers to travel to Thailand and Portugal should he be
  From US Presidents to famous holiday traditions, The Omni Grove Park Inn provides us with their Asheville travel guide. Plus, we chat with band leader Whitney Moore on how the city inspires her music. This episode of Destination Everywhere is going to give you a great view of Asheville, North Carolina—the four-season destination for both business and for pleasure. Join Andy McNeill and Todd Bludworth as they chat with Jennifer Wagner of The Omni Grove Park Inn
DE 14 | Quebec City
  Let’s explore Quebec City for a taste of European charm and luxury in North America. Learn about the historic past of the most photographed hotel in the world and activities in Quebec City. Andy McNeill and Todd Bludworth sit down with Ken Hall, the General Manager of the hotel, the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, and Steve Barakatt, writer and performer, to give us a local’s perspective of this beautiful city as well as its
  Want to plan a safari and visit Keyna Africa? We’ll discuss Kenya tourism, things to do in Kenya, and how to prepare for a trip to Africa. In 2017, it was recognized as the World Travel Award for Place to Be. As the world’s leading safari destination, there is no other place to go see a safari if you want to see what you see on TV and National Geographic. Aside from the safari, there
  Copenhagen hotels and the best time to visit Copenhagen are shared as we explore traveling with sustainability in mind to this bucket list city in Denmark. In this episode, Andy McNeill & Todd Bludworth take us to a travel destination that can save those woes. They bring us to Copenhagen, Denmark, with Peter Høgh Pedersen, the Managing Director of Villa Copenhagen, and Kasper Eich-Romme, the co-founder of GoBoat. Copenhagen is great in that it is compact, has
  There are so many things to do in Croatia. Join us as we explore this country of untouched beauty as our guests give us bucket list tips and the best time to visit Croatia. From biking trails and medieval towns to breathtaking views of the crystal-blue Adriatic, Croatia offers a variety of landscapes, cultures, cuisines and fun activities. Joining Todd Bludworth and Andy McNeill in this episode, veteran hotelier Kai Behrens and chef Rudolf Stefan give
  Chatting it up with Samy as he shows us around the newest Lake Como luxury hotel. Plus Andrea Rotta & Francesco Ornaghi owners of Europe’s first amphibious car rental. Such is the magnificence of the lake that it has been the object of the rich and famous’ adoration since ancient Roman times and continues to be extremely popular today. If you’re amped about visiting quaint small towns and venerable historical sites, cycling, hiking, olive
  World-renowned Chef, Dean Max, The King of American Seafood explores the Bahamas & the Pink Sands Resort with Todd & Andy. From bustling Nassau to serene Harbor Island, this paradisiacal archipelago offers a cornucopia of fun excitement – the mystery of the blue holes, the novelty of Pig Beach, the pleasure of flamingo watching, reef diving, the adrenaline of cave-diving and shark swimming and the intense energy of Junkanoo to name just a few.
  Planning an RV trip across America can be a once in a lifetime bucket list experience. Get off the grid ideas for your next adventure as Jon provides RV travel tips and destinations. On today’s show, Todd Bludworth and Andy McNeill share some of their childhood road trips and camper stories. They are also joined by Jon Gray, the CEO of RVshare, the world’s largest RV rental marketplace. Want to know more about traveling with an