Travel Contests: Week of August 28, 2013

Travel contests August 28, 2013

This week’s travel contests include: Win a week-long Disney cruise Win a DreamWorks experience aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise Win $10,000 toward your dream vacation from the Travel Channel Win a $5,000 wine-themed trip to Argentina

An Av-Geek’s Passion Sees 2nd Season on Travel Channel

A collision of 2 planes on the airfield causes damage to the tips of the wings

An av-geek for more years than I care to count, I’ve managed to work my immense passion for all things airlines into nearly every aspect of my life, for better or worse. (No family vacation, after all, is REALLY ever a true holiday when you’re traveling with an av-geek. You can ask my wife about […]

Video of the Week: Hot Spots 2012

Travel Channel Hot Spots 2012

Did you know the Travel Channel has 11 clips on their website from my travel special, Hot Spots 2012? There’s two that didn’t make it on TV so check them out!

Fan Feedback on “Hot Spots 2012″ on Travel Channel

Shooting Hot Spots

January 1st marked the premiere of my first show on Travel Channel — “Hot Spots 2012.” I am so humbled at all the positive feedback we’ve gotten and wanted to share some with you. Please continue to comment on this page with your thoughts on the show — what you liked, what you didn’t, what […]

The Start of 2012: New Show, Engagement, and Website Redesign


Happy New Year! What a 2012 I’m having so far. If you are following me on Facebook or Twitter, then you know that on January 1st my first TV show aired on the Travel Channel and has received rave reviews! If that wasn’t enough excitement for the New Year, the following night I popped the […]

Seattle, Los Angeles, and Travel Channel


I’ve taken the wrong car rental twice–both times because the hotel valet handed me the wrong keys–but this was the first time I ever jumped in the wrong limo. Expedia arranged car services for all of the bloggers they flew in to Seattle, and as instructed, I called the driver when I walked outside to […]


Interviewing Sir Richard Branson at Virgin Galactic Spaceport America

Renowned travel expert John E. DiScala (aka Johnny Jet), circles the globe for his first televised special “Hot Spots 2012,” which premiered on the Travel Channel January 1. The show is scheduled to air again Sunday January 8 at 4:00 PM EST (check local listings). During the one-hour special, Johnny Jet gives viewers a ringside […]