Meet the Hosts
Filed Under: Trip of a LifetimeTravel Channel stars bring their expertise to Trip of a Lifetime, sharing their top picks for Italy and Croatia on the beautiful Adriatic coast.
Previously, Sam traveled through various areas of China for Samantha Brown: Passport to China. In Passport to Latin America, Samantha took viewers to 20 cities, revealing colorful landscapes and warm populations. Prior to that, Sam immersed herself in European culture, traveling to 65 destinations from magnificent capitals to tiny mountaintop villages to ancient seacoast towns in Passport to Europe.
As host of Man v. Food and Man v. Food Nation, Adam has developed a nearly encyclopedic knowledge of mouth-watering local specialties across the country. Most recently, Adam released his first book, America the Edible, A Hungry History from Sea to Dining Sea. America the Edible revisits some of Adam's favorite food places, recalling memorable meals and revealing why we eat what we eat throughout the US.
When Bert Kreischer is not passionately discovering local traditions, thrills and competitions for Travel Channel, viewers can find Kreischer touring comedy clubs and colleges throughout the United States. Prior to becoming Travel Channel’s adventure seeker on the series Bert the Conqueror, Kreischer had a long-term career in comedy going back to 1998, working at the Boston Comedy Club. Within a year, he grabbed the attention of Hollywood A-lister Will Smith, who signed him to a television development deal. Kreischer cohosted FX’s The X Show and made his acting debut starring in the CBS/20th Century Fox pilot Life with David J.
Melchiorri brings his expertise as the “hotel fixer” to Travel Channel’s new original series “Hotel Impossible.” In this weekly one-hour program, he helps turn around the business of a struggling hotel fighting to survive.