Program 616a: Zagreb; Natchez; Leave Only Footprints

Release Date: 06-24-2023


Hear how Croatia's capital city Zagreb is a hidden gem of Central Europe, a respite from the tourist crowds of other more-famous cities. Listen in as author Richard Grant tells us why Natchez is called the quirkiest town in Mississippi. Plus, find out from TV reporter Conor Knighton about visiting each one of the U.S. National Parks in a year.


  • Zagreb-based tour guide Darija Gotic  
  • Historian and guide Benjamin Curtis, author of "A Traveller's History of Croatia" (Interlink)
  • Richard Grant, author of "The Deepest South of All: True Stories from Natchez, Mississippi" (Simon and Schuster)
  • CBS-TV correspondent Conor Knighton, author of "Leave Only Footprints" (Crown)

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Program Extras

More with Richard Grant - Richard Grant, author of "The Deepest South of All," describes the unexpected social mores of Old Natchez that he observed, which include a distinct legacy of mixed-race families from its pre-Civil War days. (runs 4:08)