What can you bring undetected through a TSA full-body scanner? How are airlines upgrading their fleets across the board and why is it necessary? And is it possible to find stylish compression stockings?
Find out the answers to these travel questions plus everything you want to know about Zihuantanejo-Ixtapa, Mexico, when Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from Club Med Ixtapa Pacific.
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Featured guests include:
Mike Boyd, president of Boyd Group International, talks about the shrinking airline service and the latest TSA controversy.
Sheik Noorani, executive chef at Club Med Ixtapa Pacific, discusses the restaurants featured at the resort as well as highlights of the local cuisine.
Melanie Bloom, national patient spokesperson for the Coalition to Prevent Deep-Vein Thrombosis (DVT), talks about DVT and those most at risk for the potentially life-threatening condition.
Carol Marchant, local resident for nearly forty years and tour guide for Julio’s Tours, shares the secrets for a local’s experience of Zihuatanejo-Ixtapa and discusses the history of the region.
Hugo Martin, business writer for travel and tourism at the Los Angeles Times, weighs in the TSA’s responses to holes in the airport security system as well as recent airline upgrades.
Marifer Vargas, manager of the Mini-Club at Club Med Ixtapa Pacific, talks about the variety of children’s programs available at the resort.
J.R. Johnson, CEO and founder of Trippy.com, dishes on the new-found importance of social media websites in the travel experience.
Marco Andrade, dolphin trainer at Delfiniti Ixtapa, shares about his experiences training dolphins and the truth about what these beautiful mammals are actually like.
Robert Edsel, author of The Monuments Men and Rescuing Da Vinci, discusses the “In the Footsteps of the Monuments Men” tour hosted by the National World War II Museum.
Kelsey Minarik, founder of RejuvaHealth talks about her battle with deep-vein thrombosis and what inspired her to create fashionable compression stockings.
Jesus Ayala, trapeze GO at Club Med Ixtapa Pacific, speaks about the flying trapeze and its place among the activities available to guests at Club Med.
By Ben Moroski for Petergreenberg.com