This week we chat with Jason Cochran, Editor-in-Chief of Frommers.com about their Where to Go in 2020 list.
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Where to go lists are actually slightly controversial, at least for industry insiders. That’s because some publications operate on a pay-to-play basis, which means destinations actually pay to be included on these always-popular lists. That’s not the case for Frommers, which is one reason of many why I was excited to interview Jason Cochran, Editor-in-Chief of Frommers.com all about their Where To Go In 2020 list. Some of the inclusions are slightly expected, but most were surprising, at least to me. What these spots on the list all have in common though are that they are fascinating places all deserving to be visited.
Jason Cochran, Editor-in-Chief of Frommers.com, is the author of “Here Lies America: Buried Agendas and Family Secrets at the Tourist Sites Where Bad History Went Down” (Well Hall Books) and he is co-host of the weekly Frommer Travel Show on WABC in New York City. He has twice been awarded the top honors in the Lowell Thomas Awards for travel writing and has been a regular writer for Entertainment Weekly, Travel + Leisure, USA Today and many others.