As VideoGlobetrotter aired its premiere episode on Lifetime, Forbes.com caught up with host Scott Eddy to talk about the new luxury travel show produced by BrandStar. Forbes delves into what led Scott’s entry into the travel world, and gives background on the creation of the VideoGlobetrotter series.
The premiere episode of VGT takes viewers on a whirlwind trip around the Caribbean as Scott hops from Trinidad to Antigua and Grenada.
First, Scott takes us to the beautiful dual islands of Trinidad and Tobago, where he enjoys delectable street food in the capital of Port of Spain after going on a Segway ride and zip lining along the rugged northwest coast.
Next, Scott takes a LIAT Airline flight to picturesque Antigua, originally settled as the site of sugar plantations and rum distilleries and now known as a culinary destination. Scott talks with LIAT’S Julie Reifer-Jones, who discusses the 64-year-old airline’s important standing as a connection between the many Caribbean islands.
Finally, Scott takes us to Grenada, known as the Spice Island of the Caribbean, to indulge in local cuisine and sample a decadent rum punch.
Check out the premiere episode as Scott visits the vibrant region of over 700 islands that beckon the tropical traveler to indulge.