This Week in Travel – Episode 269

This Week in Travel – Travel News Podcast. Regular hosts Gary Arndt, Jen Leo, and Chris Christensen are joined by this week’s guest travel writer David Swanson at and the author of the new book 100 Things to Do in San Diego Before You Die.

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This Week’s News

  • Mayday! Covid strikes on comeback Caribbean cruise
  • Some passengers could be allowed to leave quarantined cruise ship soon
  • Hopes rise for end of pandemic as Pfizer says vaccine is 90% effective
  • Passenger tests positive for coronavirus on first cruise ship to sail Caribbean since pandemic
  • Carnival Cruise Line Brands
  • Single Entry Tourist Visa to Thailand now requires foreigners to show funds of 500k THB
  • Maldives resort offers $30K ‘all-you-can-stay’ package
  • Maldives set to become world’s first country to offer a traveler loyalty program
  • Cross Border Express
  • Peaches Wallace

Picks of the Week

  • Chris – Somewhere In Time
  • Jen – Chicken Pie Shop
  • David – Torrey Pines Gliderport
  • Gary – Starlink