The largest travel show in the west returns for the 7th year. The Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show is a weekend convention loaded with stuff to do and see. Travel Channel speakers include Andrew Zimmern and Samantha Brown with other industry experts giving valuable tips. This year’s show will be hosted at the Long Beach Convention Center on January 14 to 15 from 10 AM to 5 PM each day. $10 at the door, $7 if purchased online with code: LAPR. Details on events and speakers.
Who’ll be there
You’ll be in the vicinity of Andrew Zimmern, Samantha Brown, Peter Greenberg, Pauline Frommer, Mark DeCarlo, and Patricia Schultz as they headline the Travel & Adventure Theatre. Professional photographer Ralph Velasco will hold photography and videography demonstrations for you to up your memory-capturing skills.
Travel experts and authorities from all over the world will be sharing their insights on where to find the deals and how to squeeze out the most value from your vacation.
Global tour operators and travel experts representing locations from around the globe will be available for brain-picking. Examples of destinations include Germany, Tanzania, Indonesia, Maui, Costa Rica and more.
What to do
Aside from learning, there’s several activities for you to partake in: new 3D Travel ExperienceTM, scuba lessons, a 25’ rock wall, a zip line above the show floor, special children’s activities area and the new Culinary Stage will feature international cuisines.