Program 270b: International Christmas Party

Release Date: 12-21-2013


Hear about holiday traditions in Wales, Hungary, Sicily, Scotland, and even Santa Fe where locals have unique ways to light up the season. Hear how scientists at a research station in Antarctica make merry. Plus listeners share some of their favorite Christmas memories from holiday travels.


  • Martin deLewandowicz, tour guide based in Wales
  • Travel writer Zora O'Neill, author of Moon New Mexico guidebooks
  • Alfio di Mauro and Tommaso Pante, tour guides from Sicily   
  • Ken Hanley and Ann Doig, tour guides from Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Levante Nagy and Etelka Perine Barecz, tour guides to Hungary
  • Fen Montaigne, author of "Fraser's Penguins" (Henry Holt)

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