2016 Programs


5/7 Program 443: How Berlin Remembers; Visiting Spain 2016; Sagre Festivals of Italy

5/1 Program 442: Greek Easter; England North and East; Juan Villoro's Mexican Confessional


4/23 Program 441: Armenian Odyssey; Babushkas of Chernobyl; Greening Up India

4/16 Program 375a: Prague's Coronation Way; Portugal's Algarve; Drive Me Wild

4/9 Program 440: Changing Cuba 2016; Life and Death in the Andes

4/2 Program 439: Madagascar; Edinburgh 2016; David McCullough's Favorites


3/26 Program 438: Saints of Italy; Jubilee Year in Rome; Michelangelo's Masterpieces

3/19 Program 335a: Family Croatia; Bumpy Balkans; Exploring Northern Italy

3/12 Program 437: Speaking in Irish; Ireland 2016; Lingo of Europe

3/5 Program 436: Wandering Indonesia; Refugees in Europe Part 2; Issues in Spain


2/27 Program 386a: Globetrotting With Kids; Off-Season Travels

2/20 Program 435: Lessons from Europe; Refugee Crisis, Part 1

2/13 Program 434: New Northwest Passage; Dispatches from Pluto, Mississippi; More Serendipity

2/6 Program 433: Food Regions of Spain; Carnival in Venice & Rhineland; Alt for Norge


1/30 Program 432: Global Hunger; Gloria Steinem's Travels; Money on the Road

1/23 Program 431: Delft; The Pacific; Survivors

1/16 Program 366a: Our Correspondent in India; The World of Madhur Jaffrey; Chaos, Italian Style

1/9 Program 430: Being Sicilian; Geography of Genius; Tokyo 2016

1/2 Program 429: Fresh Start in Ireland; Travel Smarts; Travel Plans

2015 Programs


12/26 Program 428: The Joy of Pasta; European New Year's Traditions; Swiss Party

12/19 Program 270c: International Christmas Party

12/12 Program 427: More European Christmas Traditions

12/5 Program 426: American Lighthouses; Skyfaring; Travel Tales; the Longbow


11/28 Program 317a: The Inca Trail; Ottoman Turkey; Medieval Castles in Wales

11/21 Program 425: Jamón; Scandinavian Cuisine; A Tavola in Italy; Life From Scratch

11/14 Program 424: The Cotswolds; Joanna Lumley's Greece, part 2; Unlikely Ski Resorts; Reykjavik Night Out

11/7 Program 423: Backdoor Balkans; World War I Travel Sites; Kraków


10/31 Program 304a: Haunted Europe; Haunted America; Sweet Tooth

10/24 Program 422: Chaos Italian-Style; Visiting Colombia; Asian America

10/17 Program 384a: Oklahoma City; Honolulu; A Blue Mind

10/10 Program 421: Monet's Garden Passion; Ireland's Ring of Kerry; The Carry Home

10/3 Program 420: Music of Spain; Space Station Living; Canine-American Road Trip


09/26 Program 419: Porto and the Douro Valley; Midnight in Siberia; Scottish Pub Talk

09/19 Program 342a: Rome After Dark; Underground NYC

09/12 Program 418: Bath, England; Yucátan Living; What They're Talking About In Spain

09/05 Program 417: Scandinavian Smackdown; Road Trips with the Green Book


08/29 Program 296a: Appalachian Trails; John Brown

08/22 Program 416: Irish Legacy of Michael Collins; Boxing with Cuba; Katrina Plus Ten

08/15 Program 415: Unearthing the 'Stans; Ephesus; Oxford vs. Cambridge

08/08 Program 414: David McCullough on the Wright Brothers; First Impressions of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan

08/01 Program 413: Folk Music of Italy; Swiss Watching; Weekend in Wales


07/25 Program 325a: The Desert Wisdom of Terry Tempest Williams; Sahara by Motorbike

07/18 Program 412: The Birth of Korean Cool; Pico Iyer in North Korea

07/12 Program 411: Future of France; Parisians; Open Phones

07/05 Program 410: Marrying An American; Flatlands; Sightseeing Communist History


06/27 Program 315a: Falling in Love with Madrid; Romantic Prague; Travel Kindness

06/20 Program 409: Insider's Guide to Venice; Touring Norway

06/13 Program 408: Europe's Royal Families; Agatha Christie's Grand Tour; Walking Dublin

06/07 Program 407: Unofficial Guide to Disney World; Flying with Kids; Lemurs of Madagascar


05/30 Program 405: What Italians Are Talking About; Visiting England's Estate Houses

05/23 Program 406: Breakfast In America; Four Corners Road Trip; Indonesia Etc.

05/16 Program 404: Politics in Turkey; Greek Mythology Sites; Holland

05/09 Program 403: Into the Wind; Nomadic Matt's Budget Travel Tips; Listener Adventures

05/02 Program 401: Ceramic Arts of Portugal; EU Immigration Issues; Trans-Siberian Railway


04/25 Program 402: Gardens of England; Quiet Places in the City; The Wilderness Act

04/18 Program 336a: Waters of Rome; Ferenc Mate at Sea; Outdoor France

04/11 Program 303a: Hungarian Country Vacation; Basque Country

04/04 Program 400: Astronaut's Favorite Views; Nowhere Travels; Hilary Bradt; Summer of '73


03/28 Program 399: Cuba for American Travelers; Easter in Seville

03/21 Program 339a: Mexico Road Trips; 21st-Century Women in Italy; Open Phones

03/14 Program 398: Traditional Irish Music; How to Be Irish; Exploring Belfast

03/07 Program 397: Dynamic Berlin; Debating the European Economic Crisis


02/28 Program 319a: Europe by Rail; American Comfort Food; European Travel Reports

02/21 Program 396: Belgium's Split Personality; Scotland Post-Referendum; the Lusitania

02/14 Program 395: Monet's Passion; the French House; Marrying an Italian

02/07 Program 394: Istanbul Street Food; Karneval in the Rhineland and Balkans; More Holy Land Travels


01/31 Program 393: Convent Inns of Italy; Travels with the Band; Protecting the Pacific

01/24 Program 332a: Regions of France; Châteaux Country; Ancient Stones of Brittany

01/17 Program 392: Ireland's W. B. Yeats; Scotland's Robert Burns; Agatha Christie's England

01/10 Program 391: Lake Titicaca; Latino America; South Carolina Low Country

01/03 Program 390: Africa 54 Update; Fortunes of Africa; Stovetop Travel

2014 Programs


12/27 Program 389: European New Year's; Spanish Wine; Alexander's Lost World

12/20 Program 228c: European Christmas Preparations

12/13 Program 388: Digging England; Astronaut's View of Earth; Holy Land Travels

12/06 Program 387: Surviving Sinterklaas; Joanna Lumley's Greek Odyssey


11/29 Program 386: Globetrotting with Kids; Off-Season Travels

11/22 Program 278b: The Table Comes First in France; A Taste of Portugal

11/15 Program 385: Scottish Hebrides; St. Vincent and the Grenadines; Move To Tahiti

11/08 Program 384: Oklahoma City; Honolulu; A Blue Mind

11/01 Program 383: Live Like a Spaniard; Buenos Aires; Feedback Open Phones


10/25 Program 382: Pirates of the Carolinas; Faeries of Ireland; Ghosts of San Francisco

10/18 Program 302a: Turkey's Black Sea Coast; Ancient World Sightseeing; Walk Through Tangier

10/11 Program 381: Italy By Train; Italy North and South

10/04 Program 380: The Great Barrier Reef; Kiribati and Vanuatu


09/27 Program 322a: Stones of England; Stockholm Al Fresco, The Finnish Sauna

09/20 Program 379: Biking in Amsterdam; How Paris Became Paris; Open Phones: Paris

09/13 Program 378: Greek Islands; European Coffee Culture; European Media

09/06 Program 377: Cruising the Bosphorus; Adriatic Coast; French Impressionism


08/30 Program 305a: Radio Shangri-La in Bhutan; Tibet on the Edge; Pico Iyer: Lonely Places

08/23 Program 376: Midwestern Road Food; A European Education; Travel Serendipity

08/16 Program 375: Prague's Coronation Way; Portugal's Algarve; Drive Me Wild

08/09 Program 374: What's New in Amsterdam; Swiss Mix; Adventure Sports in Spain

08/02 Program 373: Isles of Britain; Scottish Secession; Challenges for Working Women in Europe


07/26 Program 285a: Italian Food Culture; The Perfect Tuscan Picnic

07/19 Program 372: Albania; Walking Vienna; Living as a Borderless European

07/12 Program 371: French Riviera; The Discovery of France; Paris Day Trips

07/05 Program 370: New York City Like a Local; Savannah; Key West


06/28 Program 369: Aniakchak Alaska; Bird Brains; Japan Inc.

06/21 Program 368: London Update; Village Turkey; Cruising into St. Petersburg

06/14 Program 367: Driving In Europe; Getting Around Ireland; Exploring Provence

06/07 Program 366: Our Correspondent in India; The World of Madhur Jaffrey; Chaos, Italian Style


05/31 Program 284a: Diving Adventures; Instant Cities; Unconquered Amazon

05/24 Program 365: World War One Sites in Britain and the Balkans; Southern American Road Food

05/17 Program 364: Monaco; Norway's Fjord Country; Travel Faux Pas

05/10 Program 286a: Mother's Day: Sweet Home Croatia; An American Mother in Paris

05/03 Program 363: Scottish Homecoming; A Troubadour's Scotland


04/26 Program 324a: Journeying with "The People's Guide to Mexico"; Dutch Treats and Eurovision Fever

04/19 Program 362: Disappearing Places and Art in Place in the Americas; Sacred New Mexico

04/12 Program 361: Remembering the Titanic; Jewish Prague; Global Peacebuilding

04/05 Program 360: Joanna Lumley's Travels; Holy Toledo; Good Night and God Bless


03/29 Program 359: Issues in Germany; Democracy In Turkey; Open Phones

03/22 Program 306a: Germany Faux-Pas; Ferenc Máté's Real Life; Becoming a Road Trip Pilgrim

03/15 Program 358: Cuba by Motorcycle; Celtic Middle Earth; Irish Craic

03/08 Program 357: Chachapoyas, Peru; Embedded; Exploring Andalucía

03/01 Program 356: Disappearing Places USA; The Irish Sea


02/22 Program 321a: Ask Rick; A Heart for Street Art; Urban Explorers

02/15 Program 355: More Eastern Mediterranean Antiquities; Italy's Instep; Exploring Morocco

02/08 Program 354: The Love of French Cheese; Marrying Into France; West African Homecoming

02/01 Program 353: Telling the Stories of the Monuments Men; Doc Martin in Cornwall


01/25 Program 287a: Glasgow; Roman Britain; Pompeii

01/18 Program 352: Curry Nation; Java Trekker; Open Phones

01/11 Program 351: Italy On and Off the Rails; Romantic Amalfi Coast

01/04 Program 350: Disappearing Places; Ed Viestur's Everest; Vanishing Voices

2013 Programs


12/28 Program 349: Sochi 2014; Pauline Frommer's New York City; European New Year's Traditions

12/21 Program 270b: International Christmas Party

12/14 Program 348: War Zone Correspondent; Embedded Christmas; Holidays in the Alps; The French Cheese Plate

12/07 Program 347: More Loire Valley Chateau Country; Exploring Brittany; Notorious Royal Marriages


11/30 Program 346: Walking Budapest; Open Phones: Iran & Palestine

11/23 Program 266a: Sojourning Further; Being Human; Turkish Nomads

11/16 Program 345: Italy's Decadent Desserts; Respecting the Pasta; Food Markets of Paris

11/09 Program 344: South Seas with Robert Louis Stevenson; Changing Bhutan; Modern Sweden

11/02 Program 343: Destination Space Station; Open Phones: Trek of a Lifetime


10/26 Program 342: Rome After Dark; Underground NYC

10/19 Program 289a: Underground Zanzibar; Rugged Abruzzo Italy; Southeast Asia Overview

10/12 Program 341: Back-Roads Quebec; Cuba Update; Hiking in Germany

10/05 Program 340: Joanna Lumley's Nile; Open Phones: Fantastic Travels


09/28 Program 263a: Looking Up Ancestors in Europe; Irish Roots; Highlights of the Low Countries

09/21 Program 339: Mexico Road Trips; 21st-Century Women in Italy; Open Phones: Feedback

09/14 Program 338: Tastes of Italy, Paris, and Basque Country

09/07 Program 337: Plight of Indigenous Peoples; Beauty in a Broken World; Ever-Evolving Berlin


08/31 Program 299a: Exploring Art in Southeast Asia and Ireland; Travel Kindnesses

08/24 Program 336: Waters of Rome; Ferenc Mate at Sea; Outdoor France

08/17 Program 335: Family Croatia; Bumpy Balkans; Exploring Northern Italy

08/10 Program 294a: Pico Iyer: A Traveler's Home is a Verb; Cape Town, South Africa

08/03 Program 334: Pastoral Britain


07/27 Program 333: Rock & Roll Roadtrips; Irish Homecoming; Proving Up On the Great Plains

07/20 Program 253a: Composer Sites in Europe; Portugal Beyond Lisbon; Eating Adventures

07/13 Program 332: Regions of France; Chateaux Country; Ancient Stones of Brittany

07/06 Program 331: Backroad Scotland; European Politics in Germany; Ghost Dance in Berlin


06/29 Program 330: Variety of American Roadfood; Coastal British Columbia

06/22 Program 329: Sorrento; A Pilot's Advice; Open Phones: Fun at Any Age

06/15 Program 257a: Potsdam; Athens; Open Phones: Favorite Cities

06/08 Program 328: Road Trips with Lincoln and the Green Book; Flying Happy with Samantha Brown

06/01 Program 327: Fun in Europe: Street Markets in Paris, Beer in Belgium, Caves in Slovenia


05/25 Program 275a: The Pilgrimage of Annie Leibovitz; Open Phones: Extraordinary Travels

05/18 Program 326: Exploring Poland; Classical Titans

05/11 Program 325: The Desert Wisdom of Terry Tempest Williams; Sahara by Motorbike

05/04 Program 324: Journeying with the People's Guide to Mexico; Dutch Treats


04/27 Program 323: Palestine Tourism; No Opportunity Wasted

04/20 Program 322: Stones of England; Stockholm Al Fresco; The Finnish Sauna

04/13 Program 278a: The Table Comes First in France; A Taste of Portugal

04/06 Program 321: Ask Rick; A Heart for Street Art; Urban Explorers


03/30 Program 320: Jeff Greenwald's Nepal; Visiting St Peter's Basilica

03/23 Program 319: European Rail; American Comfort Food; Open Phones: More Travel Reports

03/16 Program 318: Basque Country; Irish Song

03/09 Program 265a: Paris Art Scene; Irish Writers; Michelangelo's Florence

03/02 Program 317: The Inca Trail; Ottoman Turkey; Medieval Castles in Wales


02/23 Program 254a: Flirtatious France; Walk Across Israel

02/16 Program 316: Inside Italy's Deep South; Pirates of the Carolinas

02/09 Program 315: Falling in Love with Madrid; Romantic Prague; Travel Kindnesses

02/02 Program 314: Travel Portraits; Artist's Safari; Africa 54


01/26 Program 313: Pleasure of Italian Cuisine; Little Pleasures in Slovenia; African-American History Sites

01/19 Program 249a: Home, High Tea, and Book Lust To Go

01/12 Program 312: Derry Celebrates; Trendy East London; Coastal Croatia

01/05 Program 311: The Netherlands, Inside Out; Samantha Brown's Travels; Insider Fun in Europe

2012 Programs


12/29 Program 310: French Wine; Scottish New Year's; Travel Resolutions

12/22 Program 270a: International Christmas Party

12/15 Program 228b: European Christmas Preparations

12/08 Program 309: Winter Road Food; The Amazing Race; Open Phones: Holiday Travels

12/01 Program 308: Surviving Sinterklaas; Walk Like a Parisian; Streets of Madrid


11/24 Program 186a: European Art Outside the Museum; The Monuments Men

11/17 Program 307: Irish Cuisine; Taming the Columbia River

11/10 Program 306: Germany Faux-Pas; Ferenc Mate's Real Life; Becoming a Road Trip Pilgrim

11/03 Program 305: Radio Shangri-La in Bhutan; Tibet on the Edge; Pico Iyer: Lonely Places


10/27 Program 304: Trick or Treat: Haunted Europe; Haunted America; Sweet Tooth

10/20 Program 303: Family Vacation in Hungarian Countryside; Family Travel Plans; Basque Country

10/13 Program 213a: Italy Faux Pas; Tuscany versus Umbria

10/06 Program 302: Turkey's Black Sea Coast; Sightseeing Skills for the Ancient World; A Walk Through Tangier


09/29 Program 301: New Favorite Places To See Before You Die

09/22 Program 300: Andrew McCarthy On Location

09/15 Program 260a: Western Whitewater Adventures

09/08 Program 299: Exploring Art in Southeast Asia and Ireland

09/01 Program 298: History of the US Passport


08/25 Program 252a: Paul Theroux's Dark Star Safari

08/18 Program 297: Francis Tapon Explores Eastern Europe

08/11 Program 296: Appalachian Trails

08/04 Program 295: Fracturing the United Kingdom; Living as a Borderless European


07/28 Program 255a: More Summer Road Food USA; Interstate-75 Road Trip; Richard Bangs' Adventures

07/21 Program 294: Pico Iyer: A Traveler's Home is a Verb; Cape Town, South Africa

07/14 Program 293: Stuff Parisians Like; Canal Barges of France

07/07 Program 292: Running with the Dogs; Running of the Bulls; Scandinavian Crime Fiction


06/30 Program 211a: Spirit Of America: Smithsonian DC; America From the Air; Butterflies of Grand Canyon

06/23 Program 291: European Impressions of America; Open Phones: Making Connections

06/16 Program 290: The Ballpark Boys; Chasing the Sun

06/09 Program 289: Underground Zanzibar; Rugged Abruzzo Italy; Southeast Asia Overview

06/02 Program 288: Visiting the Mundo Maya; A Walk Across Prague


05/26 Program 217a: Barcelona; Michelangelo's Rome

05/19 Program 287: Glasgow; Roman Britain; Pompeii

05/12 Program 286: Mothers Day: Sweet Home Croatia; An American Mother in Paris

05/05 Program 285: Italian Food Culture; The Perfect Tuscan Picnic


04/28 Program 215a: Open Phones: Sick in Europe; Swedish Vacation; Istanbul By Night

04/21 Program 284: Diving Adventures; Instant Cities; Unconquered Amazon

04/14 Program 283: London Celebrates 2012; Orthodox Easter

04/07 Program 282: Easter in the Holy Land; Even More Places To See Before You Die; Travels of Andrew McCarthy


03/31 Program 281: Open Phones: Making Friends; Sarajevo — 20 Years After the Siege

03/24 Program 190a: The Pilgrim's Italy; Hape Kerkeling's Santiago de Compostela

03/17 Program 280: Rewards of a Road Trip Pilgrim; Exploring Ireland 2012

03/10 Program 279: Visiting Post-Tsunami Japan; Living in the Arab Awakening

03/03 Program 278: Adam Gopnik: The Table Comes First in France; A Taste of Portugal


02/25 Program 277: Flying with Johnny Jet; The State of the European Union

02/18 Program 201a: Beer In Europe; An Irreverent Curiosity

02/11 Program 276: Midnight In Paris; Hidden Gardens of Paris; Richard Wiese: Born to Explore

02/04 Program 275: The Pilgrimage of Annie Leibovitz; Open Phones: Extraordinary Travels


01/28 Program 197a: Richard Ellis: Polar Bears on Thin Ice; Open Phones: Travel Reports

01/21 Program 274: Offbeat Turkey: Historical Dives and Exploring the East; Richard Grant's Crazy Adventures In East Africa

01/14 Program 273: Two Sides of Mexico: From the Drug War in the North to the Mundo Maya in the South

01/07 Program 272: Steve Inskeep's Foreign Intelligence; Vienna a la Fred Plotkin; Open Phones: Travel Resolutions