The World Nomads Podcast
Iceland: The land of fire and ice
Iceland is a Nordic island country of Europe in the North Atlantic Ocean and is the world’s 18th largest island. It’s rich in literature, arts and music against a background of fjords, glaciers, waterfalls and the northern lights. Iceland is an isolated country and its language has stayed pure and close to its roots -- it’s the closest you can get to Old Norse spoken by the Vikings. We’ll hear the Icelandic tourism campaign dubbed the world’s hardest Karaoke song. And with only a few...
Panama: A unique Latin America experience.
Panama is a country in Central America bordered by Costa Rica to the West, Columbia to the southeast, the Caribbean Sea to the north and the Pacific Ocean to the south, and visitors say it delivers the most unique latin American experience of the region. The capital, Panama City, is a modern, sophisticated metropolis that much resembles Miami, but on the doorstep of a rainforest! We will explore the city, the beaches, it’s coffee and music, plus discuss the effect the humidity has on your...
Canada: More than maple syrup?
Canada's ten provinces and three territories extend from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean. We explore its remoteness as we are taken on an Inuit led adventure with a travel journalist who shares his terrifying toilet stop. In Travel News, we chat about the cities named in Lonely Planet’s “Top Ten Cities to Visit in 2018” including the one we couldn’t believe made the cut! We have details of the Photography Scholarship winner who is off to Myanmar next year...
Croatia: Loved to death?
Episode 1 of the World Nomads Podcast looks at travel to Croatia - a great destination for travelers, but why are so many locals angry with visitors? Plus, in light of a swathe of 'anti-tourist' laws being introduced in some of the most popular destinations on Earth we ask if it's possible to love a place to death? In Travel News we speak to a family who had to shelter from Hurricane Irma by huddling in a bathtub! And are you considering taking a gap year - then listen as we speak to...
The World Nomads Podcast
Explore your boundaries and discover your next adventure with The World Nomads Podcast. Hosted by Podcast Producer Kim Napier and World Nomads Phil Sylvester, each episode will take you around the world with insights into destinations from travelers and experts. They’ll share the latest in travel news, answer your travel questions and fill you in on what World Nomads is up to, including the latest scholarships and guides. The World Nomads Podcast is not your usual travel Podcast. It’s...