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Immersion Travel USA
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If, on your travels through the USA, imagine you could work with dolphins, experience zero gravity or even work in the Grand Canyon. Then imagine if these opportunities cost you little to nothing or even paid you a stipend for your short term service, would you take advantage of such opportunities? Well you can, and a new book Immersion Travel USA tells you how. The books author Sheryl Kayne will join Traveln On to talk about the best and most meaningful volunteering, living, and learning excursions. Then, New York Times bestselling author Patricia Schultz will join Traveln On to talk about her book 1000 Places to See Before You Die and will help listeners discover the many treasures that our world has to offer both legendary and unsung; places that should be included on our bucket list of travel wishes.
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Sheryl Kane & Immersion Travel in the USA
Sheryl gives Ian and Tonya her definition of immersion travel as it relates to traveling here in America. She also talks about what qualifies a trip as immersion travel, as well as where you can find information on how to get the most out of your next travel experience.
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Tales from Immersion Travel
Sheryl shares some inspiring stories from people who have had some extraordinary experiences during immersion travel here in the USA.
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Travel Author Patricia Schultz
Although there are 1000 places in her books, it isnt easy to get that number down to 1000! Patricia talks a little about how she chooses some of her destinations, her love of North America, and some of the things we might find in her upcoming book.
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Guest(s) Appearing on this Episode
Patricia Schultz
Patricia Schultz is the author of the international bestseller 1,000 Places to See Before You Die (now with 2.8 million copies in print) and executive producer of the Travel Channelís television show based on her book. A veteran travel journalist with 25 years of experience, she has written for Frommerís, Berlitz and Access travel guides, as well as Condť Nast Traveler, Islands and Harperís Bazaar. Her home base is New York City.



 
Sheryl Kane

Sheryl Kayne is a writer, adventurer, performer, and educator. She is the author of two published childrenís books, creator of five newspaper and magazine columns, and contributor to national and international publications including: The New York Times, USA Today, Working Mother, Shape, Parents, American Profile and many others. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in education from the University of Bridgeport and Master of Science degree in school psychology from Fairfield University, and is an Adjunct Professor at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT teaching Public Speaking and Oral Interpretation of Literature. Kayne is also the author of Volunteer Vacations Across America. The recipient of numerous awards for writing, most recently she was the writer-in-residence at the Everglades National Park, Homestead, FL, and a writing fellow at the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation in Taos, NM.

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