#99 Irish Travel Chat with Michele Erdvig
In this audio podcast episode, we talk with author, blogger and travel forum moderator, Michele Erdvig to discuss Irish Travel, accommodations and plans for the Fireside.
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Intro: The Devil’s Bit by Theresa Larkin & Noel McQuaid
We are accepting entries for the Irish Fireside Cookbook – email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Interview – Winter Storms in Ireland… and the rest of the world
What do you look for in a good B&B? B&Bs then and now.
What do you miss from the “old days” of B&Bs?
Where can we find places that still have the old “flavour” of B&Bs?
Any advice for those debating between hotels and B&Bs?
What are your favorite B&B stories?
The one travel item that Michele doesn’t travel without.
Tell us about self-catering accommodations.
Rural vs. urban accommodations.
How do research B&Bs?
How do B&Bs get in your book?
Do B&Bs prefer cash or credit cards?
What’s the future for B&Bs?
B&B guests from hell.
Differences North American guests will find in Ireland.
Any special spots you’d like to share with us?
When is the best time to book a trip? When will airfare go down? Shannon Airport vs Dublin Airport.
Bunratty is becoming a ghost town
What are the things to look for on a B&B website?
The history of Michele’s book.
Recipe & the Irish Fireside Cookbook – coming soon
The Banoffee Pie Story
Ashokan Farewell by Theresa Larkin & Noel McQuaid