Program 472: Saigon; David Suchet; Open Phones: Travel Plans

Release Date: 01-21-2017


Travel writer Dave Fox discusses everyday life as an American in Saigon, then British actor David Suchet explains why this year's 500-year anniversary of the Protestant Reformation is so important — and why London is the world's best city for theater. Plus, listeners get Rick's advice for making the most of their European travel plans for 2017.


  • Saigon-based tour guide Dave Fox
  • Actor David Suchet, narrator of the public TV documentary "This Changed Everything" (Vision Video-APT)

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Program Extras

More about Vietnam - A caller from Redmond, Washington is considering moving to Saigon and asks Dave Fox if the heat and pollution are issues that he has to deal with there. Dave suggests the climate in Da Nang or Hanoi is more temperate. (runs 1:48)

More with David Suchet - As two personalities whose careers have been shaped by television, Rick and David Suchet compare notes on the impact of "reality TV" on contemporary society. (runs 1:26)