Welcome to A Fork On The Road

A FORK ON THE ROAD is a multi-media platform that includes a sensational audio podcast show reaching an audience of OVER 73 million+ listeners and readers on a weekly basis through adrenaline-charged consumer engagement activities such as prize giveaways and remarkable blogs distributed on renowned editorial platforms, such as, Orbitz, iTunes, SoundCloud, The Huffington PostExaminer, Herald de Paris, Traveling Diva and more.

A Fork On The Road knows exactly how to keep you coming back for more. Offering a variety of tourism tips, delectable recipes, and funny conversation about life experiences, Yeni and Mark truly captivate and inspire their listeners and readers. Through the show’s engaging contests, travel deals, unique interviews, and abundant advice on travel-related problems, A Fork On The Road brings interactive and creative ways to bring the audience together to share hysterical stories, enjoy memorable entertainment, explore travel locations together, and awe over over mouth-watering cuisine.

TRAVELINGDIVA is an online travel magazine, specially designed for and by high-heeled, high-end travelers just like you! It is here that A Fork On The Road hosts, Mark DeCarlo & Yeni Alvarez collaborate with other brilliant travel writers. So, check out the site!

Just grab your iPhone …and your passport… and let these culinary travel experts sweep you off your fabulously pedicured feet through this awesome online  publication. Don’t just visit a place. Have a mission, a cause, a vision, a voice. Learn the customs, the lingo, the language, the tone. Don’t go ‘just’ to go. Laissez les bons temps rouler, bebe!

Join host and comedian Mark DeCarlo and Yeni Alvarez on SoundCloud as they embark on great quests for food, travel and fun! A Fork On The Road host live interviews on a regular basis with interesting and unique folks across the world who travel for a living, including musicians, chefs, and comedians. Also, Mark and Yeni are here to help YOU the listener with your travel-related questions. If you have specific questions, just tweet us at @MarkDeCarlo @YeniAlvarez @kr1stna and use the hashtag #AFOTR. You might even be able to score some free stuff just by participating!

Mark and The Traveling Diva, Yeni Alvarez, host the web’s #1 Travel-Foodie Entertainment program, A Fork on the Road, on iTunes. Recent guests include:  Cake King Buddy Valastro, Food Champion Loren Hill winner of 2015’s World Food Championship, Cake Queen Natalie SideserfLisa Smith BrachenRobert DeNiro, Emma Thompson, Samantha Brown, Dick Van Dyke, and Sylvester Stallone.  Each episode features interviews with celebrities, chefs, touring musicians, local characters and features travel deals and contests that reward listeners with prizes all around the country. The show is broadcast from studios in LA Studios and from the best travel spots around the country. The podcast is currently being developed for TV and Webisodes.

The Travel Channel’s Mark DeCarlo has won the Emmy Award for his comedy reports on ABC’TV’s Windy City Live for the last 3 years. These comedic spots celebrate the real people, places and slightly off-kilter characters that make Chicago the best city in America to work, play and live…May through October.

Mark’s Best Selling Travel and Food Guide Book: “A Fork on the Road: 400 Cities, 1 Stomach” spawned America’s #1 Comedy/Travel weekly podcast, “A Fork on the Road Show,” co-hosted with his wife, the fiery TravelingDiva, Yeni Alvarez DeCarlo.

For his HuffPo Travel blog, Mark writes behind the scenes stories about their travels, augmenting his words with entertaining, original videos from all over the world. Travel on your Tongue!

On Examiner, Traveling Diva, a.k.a. Yeni Alvarez is a bon-vivant jet-setter, accomplished animation and voice artist, and self-proclaimed mojito critic. This citizen of the world spends her time discovering the most fabulous destinations for the right budget and sharing her expertise with the audience.

…We’ll see you at A Fork On The Road!

Casa Vega Tortilla Soup

Casa Vega Tortilla Soup (Serves 4) 2 oz canola oil 1/2 cup white onion 1 tbsp chile paste 1/2 tsp cumin, garlic powder, dried oregano and salt 1/4 tsp white pepper 2...
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Sweet Potato Latte

This recipe was inspired by a drink at the YakiniQ Cafe, in San Francisco.  In the heart of Japantown, Christy and Ray are very proud of their concoction, and...
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Chicago, Festa Italiana, & Turano Bread!

A Fork On The Road Show #19: Sweet Home Chicago This week, Mark and Yeni get prepared for Festa Italiana in Chicago this weekend and speak to festival producer Lou...
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Comic-con from both sides of the red carpet with Phil LaMarr And Photographer Al Ortega

https://soundcloud.com/aforkontheroad/phil-lamarr-and-photographer Mark and Yeni this week are joined by Mark’s good friend, superstar voice actor Phil LaMarr...
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Chicago + Windy City Live’s Ryan Chiaverini + Russia + Hotel Secrets!

A Fork On The Road #27: Ryan Chiaverini and Ivan the Mystery Guest! On this week’s show, Ryan Chiaverini, the Crown Prince of Chicago and host of Windy City Live,...
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Puerto Rico + Travel Channel’s Samantha Brown, Food Tours, Arecibo Observatory & Pork Highway

Every week, the Fork On the Road travel podcast takes you around the world on a quest for food, travel and fun. Join hosts Mark DeCarlo and Yeni Alvarez, aka the...
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Megan Cavanagh & Traveling with Pets!

A Fork On The Road Show #9: Traveling with Pets This week, Mark and Yeni educate you on the best ways to travel with your pets! Also, Mark and Yeni talk to a pet...
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Sturgis Motorcycle Rally + Badlands of South Dakota

  This week, Mark & Yeni are talking about the Badlands of South Dakota: Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Monument and the World Famous Sturgis Motorcycle Rally,...
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ENTER TO WIN A TRIP!  An all-expense paid trip to the Fabulous Food show in Cleveland, OH! Got a funny travel video or photo on hand?  Submit it and you could win a...
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Parisian Hot Drinking Chocolate

You may not get the chance to fly off to Paris to taste their hot chocolate, but here’s a way to get the same results in the comfort of your own home! Ingredients...
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