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Pauline Frommer started traveling with her guidebook-writing parents at the age of four months and hasn’t stopped since. Her first job in travel was on the website Frommers.com, and eventually she worked her way up to Editor in Chief. Pauline also served as Travel Editor for MSNBC.com for several years, before working with John Wiley and Sons to create the award-winning Pauline Frommer Guidebooks, a 14-book series that won the coveted “Best Guidebook of the Year” title three years in a row from the North American Travel Journalists Association and once from the Society of American Travel Writers. She is currently co-President of Frommer Media LLC and the Editorial Director for the Frommer’s guidebooks. Her newest book, “Frommer’s EasyGuide to New York City,” has been the best-selling travel guide to the Big Apple for the past three years and is in its third edition. Frommer’s writings have been widely published in everything from Budget Travel Magazine to Newsweek to Nick, Jr. magazine; she also pens an internationally syndicated newspaper column for King Features. For four years, Pauline created weekly travel segments for CNN’s Headline News and CNN’s Pipeline. You may also have seen her talking travel on The Today Show, Live with Regis and Kelly, The O’Reilly Factor, NBC Nightly News and ABC World News, Good Morning America, FOX News, and every local news station you can name. On weekends, she hosts a nationally syndicated radio show on travel and this show with the beloved WABC. Frommer resides in New York City with her husband and two daughters. Jason Cochran (@JasCochran) is Editor-in-Chief of Frommers.com and has twice won Guide Book of the Year in the Society of American Travel Writers’ Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition. He has written for publications including Travel + Leisure, the New York Post, USA Today, and The New York Times, Scanorama (Sweden), and been on staff at Entertainment Weekly, Budget Travel, and AOL Travel (Executive Editor). He devised questions for the first American prime-tim

Pauline Frommer started traveling with her guidebook-writing parents at the age of four months and hasn’t stopped since. Her first job in travel was on the website Frommers.com, and eventually she worked her way up to Editor in Chief. Pauline also served as Travel Editor for MSNBC.com for several years, before working with John Wiley and Sons to create the award-winning Pauline Frommer Guidebooks, a 14-book series that won the coveted “Best Guidebook of the Year” title three years in a row from the North American Travel Journalists Association and once from the Society of American Travel Writers. She is currently co-President of Frommer Media LLC and the Editorial Director for the Frommer’s guidebooks. Her newest book, “Frommer’s EasyGuide to New York City,” has been the best-selling travel guide to the Big Apple for the past three years and is in its third edition. Frommer’s writings have been widely published in everything from Budget Travel Magazine to Newsweek to Nick, Jr. magazine; she also pens an internationally syndicated newspaper column for King Features. For four years, Pauline created weekly travel segments for CNN’s Headline News and CNN’s Pipeline. You may also have seen her talking travel on The Today Show, Live with Regis and Kelly, The O’Reilly Factor, NBC Nightly News and ABC World News, Good Morning America, FOX News, and every local news station you can name. On weekends, she hosts a nationally syndicated radio show on travel and this show with the beloved WABC. Frommer resides in New York City with her husband and two daughters. Jason Cochran (@JasCochran) is Editor-in-Chief of Frommers.com and has twice won Guide Book of the Year in the Society of American Travel Writers’ Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition. He has written for publications including Travel + Leisure, the New York Post, USA Today, and The New York Times, Scanorama (Sweden), and been on staff at Entertainment Weekly, Budget Travel, and AOL Travel (Executive Editor). He devised questions for the first American prime-tim

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Pauline Frommer started traveling with her guidebook-writing parents at the age of four months and hasn’t stopped since. Her first job in travel was on the website Frommers.com, and eventually she worked her way up to Editor in Chief. Pauline also served as Travel Editor for MSNBC.com for several years, before working with John Wiley and Sons to create the award-winning Pauline Frommer Guidebooks, a 14-book series that won the coveted “Best Guidebook of the Year” title three years in a row from the North American Travel Journalists Association and once from the Society of American Travel Writers. She is currently co-President of Frommer Media LLC and the Editorial Director for the Frommer’s guidebooks. Her newest book, “Frommer’s EasyGuide to New York City,” has been the best-selling travel guide to the Big Apple for the past three years and is in its third edition. Frommer’s writings have been widely published in everything from Budget Travel Magazine to Newsweek to Nick, Jr. magazine; she also pens an internationally syndicated newspaper column for King Features. For four years, Pauline created weekly travel segments for CNN’s Headline News and CNN’s Pipeline. You may also have seen her talking travel on The Today Show, Live with Regis and Kelly, The O’Reilly Factor, NBC Nightly News and ABC World News, Good Morning America, FOX News, and every local news station you can name. On weekends, she hosts a nationally syndicated radio show on travel and this show with the beloved WABC. Frommer resides in New York City with her husband and two daughters. Jason Cochran (@JasCochran) is Editor-in-Chief of Frommers.com and has twice won Guide Book of the Year in the Society of American Travel Writers’ Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition. He has written for publications including Travel + Leisure, the New York Post, USA Today, and The New York Times, Scanorama (Sweden), and been on staff at Entertainment Weekly, Budget Travel, and AOL Travel (Executive Editor). He devised questions for the first American prime-tim

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Episodes

03-07-2020 Frommer's Travel Show

3/7/2020
On today's Frommer's Travel Show, Pauline is away in Washington DC giving a speech so Jason is joined by special guest host Reid Bramblett. Jason and Reid try to answer your questions regarding the COVID19 virus and your travel plans.

Duration:00:43:53

February 29th, 2020

3/2/2020

Duration:00:39:12

February 22nd, 2020 - Frommer's Travel Show

2/22/2020
Join Pauline live from the Denver Travel and Adventure show as she joins Jason on this weeks Frommer's Travel Show. The question of the day, Should you recline your seat on an airline? Jason also gives us the recent numbers regarding Airline Promptness and Cancellations. Did your airline of choice make the top of the list. All this and your calls on Frommer's Travel Show.

Duration:00:45:48

February 15th, 2020

2/18/2020

Duration:00:44:21

February 15th, 2020 - Frommer's Travel Show

2/15/2020
Join Pauline and Jason this week as they discuss a very hot topic for New Yorkers, The Global Entry Program. They also discuss the effects of the coronavirus on travel and the influence of animal rights activist and your travel destination.

Duration:00:44:27

January 25, 2020 - Frommer's Travel Show

1/25/2020
Would you want to spend your retirement on a cruise ship? Jason and Pauline started today’s show by talking about around the world cruises, who takes them and if they are a good idea for seniors. This morphed into a discussion of cruising in general: safety issues, costs, unexpected fees and more. Also discussed: Michigan’s…

Duration:00:44:07

January 18th, 2020 - Frommer's Travel Show

1/18/2020
It was quite a busy travel show today! Jason and Pauline started by talking about the best strategies for booking spring break travel, as well as why the Dominican Republic and the Bahamas should be particularly cost-effective places to go this year. This was followed by a flood of listener calls and emails, asking about…

Duration:00:44:27

January 11th, 2019 - Frommer's Travel Show

1/11/2020
Pauline and Jason began today’s show by discussing the finalists for the 20th slot in Frommer's Best Places to Go in 2020 contest. Those five are: Sonoma County, the Finger Lakes region, Porto, Charleston and Eilat (Israel). (Make sure to log in to Frommers.com/bestplaces2020 to cast your vote). Several callers called in to discuss their favorites from…

Duration:00:44:07

December 28th, 2019 - Frommer's Travel Show

12/28/2019
On this week's show, Jason discussed his recent sailing aboard the Norwegian Encore. Pauline and Jason also welcomed some guests. First was Jeanne Cooper, the author of Frommer's Hawaii, who discussed new developments in the Aloha State. Next up was Bill McGee of Consumer Reports to discuss the fight to get rid of the airline…

Duration:00:40:07

December 21st, 2019 - Frommer's Travel Show

12/21/2019
This weekend's show was an old home week, so to speak, with several Frommer's authors coming on to discuss the newest developments in the destinations they cover. These included Anna Brooke talking about Paris; Meredith Pratt, the author of Frommer's EasyGuide to Washington, DC; and Diana Schwam on New Orleans. Pauline and Jason also discussed…

Duration:00:40:44

December 14th, 2019 - Frommer's Travel Show

12/14/2019
Jason and Pauline introduced some of the Best Places to Go in 2020 on this show, talking about Cambodia, The Poles, and Indiana. You can see the complete list at www.frommers.com/bestplaces2020. At that site you can also nominate a 20th destination. They also took calls about Baltic cruises, travel to American Samoa, White Island (New…

Duration:00:44:19

December 07th, 2019 - Frommer's Travel Show

12/7/2019
Today on the Frommer's Travel Show, Jason Cochran and Pauline Frommer discussed the best gifts for travelers, based on the article they have up on Frommers.com. They also discussed Pauline's recent flight, which required an emergency landing. Jason talked about his visit, this week, to the newest attraction at Galaxy's Edge, the new Star Wars…

Duration:00:44:36

November 30th, 2019 - Frommer's Travel Show

11/30/2019
Pauline Frommer and Jason Cochran discuss his new book: Here Lies America: Buried Agendas & Family Secrets at the Tourist Sites Where Bad History Went Down. During the course of their discussion, they talked about travel to Gettysburg, , the Brooklyn Navy Yard, and Grant's Tomb. The duo also gave advice on Aruba, Australia, New…

Duration:00:43:42

November 23rd, 2019 - Frommer's Travel Show

11/23/2019
Pauline broadcasts from the Domincan Republic. Join her as she discusses safety concerns about traveling to the Island and where you can find the best travel deals.

Duration:00:43:06

November 16th, 2019 - Frommer's Travel Show

11/16/2019
On this week’s show, Pauline and Jason discuss the happiest places on earth. Pauline is broadcasting from Minneapolis, so she reviewed the food and museum scene there. Expedia’s new policy on resort fees, JetBlue’s new basic economy fares, which companies are best for Vietnam, and other topics were also included.

Duration:00:43:49