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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 22 | Iconic London Events
  From famous movie sets to afternoon tea, Sophie Malerba shares her Blue Badge Guide knowledge on all things London. Plus, as the official hotel of London Fashion Week and London Film Festival, hear from The May Fair Hotel’s Anjie Keegel. Together with Andy McNeill and Todd Bludworth they take us into a view of London as we’ve never seen before, be it for business or pleasure or both. Curating unforgettable experiences for your next London trip not only with
DE 21 | Dallas
  From the cuisine to the music, Dallas offers great restaurants and venues for business and leisure travelers. Learn about the best things to do in Dallas with our guests Dean Fearing, the Executive Chef and Partner of Fearing’s Restaurant, and Ryan Miyamoto, the General Manager of the Statler Hotel. The two showcase the unique beauty of the city embedded in the Southwestern cuisine and dashing hotels. For our bucket list, we go beyond the
DE 20 | Costa Rica
  Costa Rica is a bucket list destination for its beaches, volcanoes, and wellness tourism. Hear about the best time to visit Costa Rica with Federico Gurdián, General Manager of Casa Chameleon Hotels, and learn how to take advantage of outdoor activities with Chakiris Menafacio. Meanwhile, Andy McNeill and Todd Bludworth go deep into their top ten things to do in perhaps the most relaxing country in Central America, from hiking in the excitement-filled mountains,
DE 19 | Los Angeles Travel Guide
  Food Network Star and Chopped All Star, Penny Davidi, shares her Los Angeles travel guide. Plus, Todd and Andy chat with Offer Nissenbaum, Managing Director of the Peninsula Beverly Hills Hotel to learn about 5-star experiences. From Hollywood, the Sunset Strip and Venice Beach to Rodeo Drive and Disneyland, there are many iconic experiences found only in LA. If you need the extra push to add The City of Angels to your bucket list, tune
Listen to the podcast here: CBS Travel Editor Peter Greenberg shares his best travel tips and how to discover secret spots. Peter also shares his favorite travel stories as a CBS journalist. Known in the travel industry as “The Travel Detective,” he is America’s most recognized, honored, and respected front-line travel news journalist. Don’t miss this second installation of Todd Bludworth and Andy McNeill’s conversation with Peter to discover more special and unique things for
DE 17 | Hidden Gem Travel Destinations
Listen to the podcast here:   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
Listen to the podcast here:   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
Listen to the podcast here:   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.
Listen to the podcast here:   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