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Program 461: Dracula's Romania; Discriminating London Guide; Travel Kindnesses

Release Date: 10-22-2016

Description

Find out about the ruthless 15th-century prince behind the Dracula legend, a major source of tourism to Romania today. Then get introduced to some of London's more sophisticated establishments, where you can dine and dress like a real gentleman or lady. And enjoy a taste of Diwali, India's "festival of lights" — plus hear from other listeners about unforgettable people they've met in their travels.

Guests

  • Travel writer Leif Pettersen, author of "Backpacking with Dracula"  (self-published)
  • James Sherwood, author of "James Sherwood's Discriminating Guide to London" (Thames and Hudson)
  • Meera Subramanian, author of "A River Runs Again" (Public Affairs Books)

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