The Novel Traveller with Michelle Walsh Jackson
The Novel Traveller with Michelle Walsh Jackson
About The Novel Traveller with Michelle Walsh Jackson
Music: Pat Coldrick - 'Orio Sunrise'
In the final episode of the series Michelle Walsh Jackson interviews award winning journalist and Broadcaster Teena Gates who is currently an advocate for caregivers all around the country. Teena has had amazing adventures around the globe and her passion for swimming and climbing very high mountains is part of her story. Michelle also talks about her journey in travel writing and about the inspiration for her new novel Journey to the Heartland. For more information see www.thenoveltraveller.com and michellewalshjackson.com
This week The Novel Traveller takes a musical and poetic journey around the world with the wonderful John Sheahan of The Dubliners. John discusses his new album aptly named Flirting Fiddles and how he is inspired by the places he has been and the people he has met on his novel adventures with Luke Kelly, Ronnie Drew and the lads.Also this week, Michelle Walsh Jackson interviews Michele Whelan of Discover Boyne Valley who have launched their new website with details of lots of fun things to do in the region this summer. Check out www.thenoveltraveller.com for more information
This week, Michelle catches up with her good friend Elaine Crowley, producer and presenter of The Elaine Show which goes out daily at 3pm on Virgin Media TV.Michelle turns the tables on Elaine to quiz her on all of her travels and hilarious disasters to date. The two reminisce about their time together in South Africa and a remarkable incident that moved them both.Michelle also talks with CEO of Ireland's Blue Book, Michelle Maguire, who has some novel ideas for two centre stays around Ireland created by her team.For more from Michelle see www.thenoveltraveller.com or read her column in Saturday's Irish Daily Mail
TV and Radio Presenter, Ruth Scott, is The Novel Traveller's guest this week. Ruth reveals some of her great adventures ranging from climbing Kilimanjaro to getting lost in Beijing - all told with her great sense of humour.There's a strong far flung flavour to this episode and in keeping with this theme Michelle speaks with Ciara Foley of the award-winning Platinum Travel Agency who sees some green shoots of hope for travel later this year. Ciara tells of her exciting range of inspirational travel evenings coming up online and how you can get involved for free with expert help to plan your great bucket list trip. See platinumtravel.ie for more information and to contact Michelle see www.thenoveltraveller.com.
On this week's podcast The Novel Traveller, Michelle Walsh Jackson, chats with Business woman and Restaurateur Sallyanne Clarke of L'Ecrivain and Ireland's Blue Book. With lots of delicious talk of food, Michelle continues to tantalise the taste buds as she chats with Aoife O'Driscoll, owner of Ireland's Artisan Pantry, bringing flavours of all the counties of Ireland to your door. So sit back and enjoy this week's novel travel.
Episode seven of The Novel Traveller aims to tickle your tastebuds as well tantalise your travel wanderlust as Michelle interviews award winning chef and proprietor of Dunbrody House Hotel, Kevin Dundon.Michelle also takes a trip down the pier of her own hometown of Howth and speaks with Sean Doran of Dorans Seafood. She learns about fish Tourism, the fishing industry and how you can enjoy the taste of the sea from your own home. So sit back and enjoy some very novel travel…
Madeleine Keane, the Literary Editor of the Sunday Independent and award winning travel writer is Michelle's guest this week.There’s also an interview with Padraic O'Raighne who brings guests on tours of Secret Connemara with some news about what is happening in the west this summer. Let the Novel Traveller whisk you away to foreign climes accompanied by the dreamy music of Pat Coldrick. Follow Michelle Walsh Jackson on www.thenoveltraveller.com for social media find her @noveltraveller.
Ian Dempsey, host of The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show on Today FM is The Novel Traveller’s guest this week and it’s a cracker.Michelle talks to Ian about his favourite places and this time of year he would normally be on the piste in Austria.There’s also an interview with award-winning ski and travel journalist Catherine Murphy who has some top tips for planning to hit the slopes next year.Let the Novel Traveller whisk you away to foreign climes accompanied by the dreamy music of Pat Coldrick. Follow Michelle on www.thenoveltraveller.com with guest post from Catherine Murphy. For Book news see www.michellewalshjackson.com and for social media @noveltraveller.
Rick O'Shea, presenter at RTE Gold and host of The Book Show on RTE1, is The Novel Traveller's guest this week. No need to pick up a book for this episode as the two lose themselves in talk of exotic spots in Asia and Europe.Michelle Walsh Jackson also catches up with Tourism Officer Tiona O'Mahony Chairman of The Munster Vales, she'll be talking about what to do in the region this summer.So kick back and let The Novel Traveller take you away to sunnier climes accompanied by the dreamy music of Pat Coldrick.Follow Michelle on www.thenoveltraveller.com and www.michellewalshjackson.com For social media @thenoveltraveller
This week on The Novel Traveller Podcast Michelle interviews award-winning journalist and travel editor of the Irish Daily Mail and You Magazine Linda Maher.Pick up a cocktail for this episode as the two lose themselves in talk of rock stars and cruises.Michelle also catches up with newly appointed Chairman of Sligo Tourism Anthony Gray, The award-winning chef and owner of Eala Bhan and Hooked restaurants in Sligo. He'll be talking about what to do in Sligo this summer.So kick back and let Michelle Walsh Jackson take you away to sunnier climes accompanied by the dreamy music of Pat Coldrick.Follow Michelle on www.thenoveltraveller.com and www.michellewalshjackson.com and @thenoveltraveller.
On this weeks podcast, The Novel Traveller, Michelle Walsh Jackson talks travel stories with the leading TV hypnotist, Mentalist and Brain Hacker Keith Barry who has been blazing a trail across the globe for many years. His mind-blowing skills have been showcased in over forty international television shows, including his most recent series, The Keith Barry Experience. Find out how to get a copy of his ebook for free.Michelle will also be asking Elaina Fitzgerald, president of the Irish Hotel Federation, about planning for a staycation in Ireland this summer.To find out more from Michelle check out www.thenoveltraveller.com
Each week on The Novel Traveller Podcast, Michelle Walsh Jackson will interview an Irish celebrity about their travel experiences and preferences.Kicking off this first episode Michelle turns the tables on Broadcaster, Politician and Business Entrepreneur, Ivan Yates, where she'll be asking him the questions.Michelle will also speak to a travel professional to help inspire and keep your wanderlust alive.Check out her websites www.thenoveltraveller.com and for her books see www.michellejackson.ie.