Trinspo: Travel Inspiration

Travel Inspiration Podcast

About the show

Trinspo is a biweekly travel podcast with a mission to inspire travel via storytelling. Instead of focusing on travel tips or sights, we feature a travel story every other week and discuss our joys and mistakes while taking adventures around the world. Join us and get inspired for your next journey.

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  • Episode 24: Lost in Translation

    January 29th, 2019  |  43 mins 5 secs
    adventure, inspiration, language, mexico, podcast, sayulita, translation, travel, wanderlust

    Ben tells us about the time he lived and worked in Mexico, meeting Australians around the globe, important details that get lost in translation, and magical island scenery.

  • Episode 23: I Brake For National Parks

    December 11th, 2018  |  18 mins 7 secs
    adventure, cambodia, inspiration, paris, podcast, travel, wanderlust

    Kathy discusses the art of attracting travel into your life, shares a spontaneous trip to Paris, inspiration from Cambodia, and the best age to start traveling.

  • Episode 22: Have You Touched a Russian Bear?

    November 27th, 2018  |  20 mins 46 secs
    adventure, inspiration, podcast, travel, wanderlust

    Golnaz tells us about a work trip to St. Petersburg, Russia, discusses the balance of work travel and life travel, and argues that the food around the world doesn't compare to home.

  • Episode 21: Namesake Journey

    November 13th, 2018  |  34 mins 11 secs
    adventure, auschwitz, inspiration, italy, namesake, podcast, poland, travel, wanderlust

    Marie tells the story of her family's quest through Europe to discover places related to each of her four children's namesakes, discusses the blessings of strangers, and why it's a good idea to travel with children.

  • Episode 20: Pondering Peso Pizza

    October 30th, 2018  |  36 mins 52 secs
    adventure, cuba, exploration, explore, havana, inspiration, inspo, story, travel, trinidad, trip, wanderlust

    Heather and James talk about cave discotecas, Cuban grocery stores, peso foods, technology in Cuba, and U.S.-Cuban relations.

  • Episode 19: Deserted in Sinai

    October 16th, 2018  |  38 mins 36 secs
    adventure, desert, egypt, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, israel, sinai, story, travel, trip, wanderlust

    Frank imparts the life lessons he learned while finding his way across the Sinai Desert in search of ATMs and Cokes, only to find trash cities and a lighter load.

  • Episode 18: Spanish Guitar Goals

    October 2nd, 2018  |  37 mins 29 secs
    adventure, exploration, explore, guitar, inspiration, inspo, spain, spanish guitar, story, travel, trip, valladolid, wanderlust

    Have you ever brought a musical instrument with you on a trip, just for fun? Jess has, and she's here to tell us all the reasons why it wasn't as idyllic of an experience as it sounds. Plus, prioritizing adventuring in life and the scams of Spanish homestays.

  • Episode 17: Psychology of Travel

    September 18th, 2018  |  17 mins 52 secs
    adventure, big house literature, england, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, psychology, spain, travel, trip, wanderlust

    Do people who have strong associations with place like traveling more than others? If you take all of the citizens of a city and move them to another city, will the personality of the original city remain? Sarah & Heather muse about travel and our psyches, and palm trees.

  • Episode 16: Train to Travel Jail

    September 4th, 2018  |  18 mins 42 secs
    adventure, border crossing, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, passport, slovakia, story, travel, trip, ukraine, wanderlust

    If you're in another country without a passport, do you exist? Angélica and Heather talk about border crossings, the feelings of helplessness when stranded without a passport, and leaving life behind when going on a trip.

  • Episode 15: The Local Scene

    August 21st, 2018  |  23 mins 47 secs
    adventure, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, local, mexico, puerto vallarta, story, timeshare, travel, trip, wanderlust

    Diana & Ken talk about how eye-opening it can be to travel where tourists don't go and experience local life. Plus, the pros and cons of owning a timeshare.

  • Episode 14: A Tourist Police Escort

    August 7th, 2018  |  17 mins 57 secs
    adventure, bedouin, diving, egypt, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, pyramids, story, travel, trip, wanderlust

    Travelers Diana & Ken Obermeyer talk about catching the travel bug, diving around the world, and their exciting trip to Egypt in the 90s.

  • Episode 13: Summer Travel Interlude

    June 26th, 2018  |  2 mins 38 secs
    adventure, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, story, travel, trip, wanderlust

    We're on summer vacation, and we know you have travel plans. Tell us all about them, and check out our amazing travel inspiration reading list while you're on the road or in the air.

  • Episode 12: Australian Cool Runnings

    June 19th, 2018  |  34 mins 2 secs
    adventure, bobsled, canada, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, reverse culture shock, story, travel, trip, wanderlust

    Abby shares her story of traveling as a professional bobsledder and discusses her dedication to helping those experiencing reverse culture shock.

  • Episode 11: Running Around the World

    June 12th, 2018  |  35 mins 7 secs
    adventure, angkor wat, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, language, running, spain, story, travel, trip, wanderlust

    World traveler and marathon runner Craig Dunn imparts wisdom for shy travelers, discusses pairing traveling with other hobbies, and translates the benefits of language learning.

  • Episode 10: Buddhist Breakfast

    June 5th, 2018  |  43 mins 45 secs
    adventure, buddhism, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, south korea, story, temple, travel, trip, wanderlust

    Heather discusses teaching English in South Korea, her time in a Korean Buddhist temple, and travel as an introspective act.

  • Episode 9: The Bergen Incident, Pt. II

    May 29th, 2018  |  45 mins 51 secs
    adventure, bergen, coffee, exploration, explore, inspiration, inspo, italy, norway, story, travel, trip, wanderlust

    Meghan & Sean finish their wild tale of Norway travel plans gone wrong.