Tours.com Inc. has launched an Internet talk radio show, Tours Talk Radio. Working in parallel, Tours Talk Radio and Tours.com have expanded their reach and focus on delivering content that is dynamic, educational, and dedicated to the filling needs of travel professionals throughout the world.
The tour and travel related Internet radio show streams audio for 2 hours live each week with additional replays 3 times throughout the week. Archives of the show are available 24/7.
The Tours Talk Radio show format serves as an extension to the worldwide directory of tours and vacation packages offered at Tours.com. Tours.com`s robust database has thousands of tours listed in an easy, searchable format that looks for destinations, tour operators, and specialty tours. Tours Talk Radio brings to life the content that is presented at tours.com with interviews and seminars from a guest list representing experts in all major components of leisure travel. “Tour operators and travel experts are brought into the studio or by remote to inform and advise listeners about tour and travel opportunities and travel news.” says Sandy Dhuyvetter, Tours Talk Radio show creator and host. Recent guests include: Peter Pantuso, President of the American Bus Association, Richard Copland, President, CEO of American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), Reint Reinders, President and CEO of the San Diego CVB, Travel and tour Professors from several universities and real travelers giving their stories on Tour Adventures . “It`s like having a combination classroom/audience situation with real time tools including conversations, instant email messages and the best part, is that while we are broadcasting, the audience and host can browse the Web Sites that are linked to the weekly shows.
“An 800 number and instant email communication is provided at the Tours Talk Radio Web Site for easy access to the live show. “Even in our first month we have broke the record for incoming calls on our show, and it`s free to the listener. They get direct access to me or any of my guests,” Sandy says. “During this inaugural or soft launch, we have had some very interesting shows focused on travel, travel education and advise for both the seasoned and inexperienced tourist. Tours Talk Radio is broadcast from wsRadio.ws, a terrestrial radio station dedicated to talk radio. The show can be accessed by logging onto the wsRadio.ws Web Site or at tours.com, once at the site, simply click onto Tours Talk Radio. The show airs live each Thursday from 09:00 - 11:00 PST, 17:00 - 19:00 UTC.