Get Outta Here!

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The latest travel news, trends and trip ideas featuring host Warren Levinson, calling on the experience of Associated Press correspondents all over the world. Whether you’re an armchair traveler or a frequent flyer, “Get Outta Here!” provides you with a weekly conversation about travel that’s inform… read more

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No Snow? No Problem!

July 3rd, 2019

27:32

It started with a few zip lines and some plastic slides. Now a growing number of ski resorts are embracing attractions to bring in visitors in the summer. Coaster rides. Mountain bike races. Nature walks. Hilltop yoga. …

The Wound at the Center of Paris

June 19th, 2019

30:09

The April fire that melted the roof of Notre Dame Cathedral has wrought big changes in the center of the French capital's tourist industry. Visitors are being encouraged to see Sacre Coeur, the cathedral atop …

Summer at the Music Festivals

June 5th, 2019

21:45

Summer brings a wealth of outdoor opportunities to hear music. Some are just concerts. Some are the full camping festival experience. Some have a …

A Trip to Bicycle Heaven

May 21st, 2019

19:34

Nearly a quarter century ago, the province of Quebec launched an ambitious effort to encourage bicycle touring. And from Montreal’s annual bike festival at the end of May to scenic country routes along the St. Lawrence …

Visiting Hudson Yards

May 7th, 2019

35:03

New York City opens Hudson Yards, in a once-neglected midtown Manhattan tract. The shopping mall and residences cater mainly to high-end consumers, the vertical playground to everyone with a ticket. Plus an innovative …

In Search of the Real Green Book

April 24th, 2019

24:45

Segregated resorts and legally enforced “sunset towns” were a real feature of the American landscape for black travelers. The Green Book, which gave its title to the Oscar-winning movie, was a real compilation — …

In Search of the Real Green Book

April 24th, 2019

24:45

Segregated resorts and legally enforced “sunset towns” were a real feature of the American landscape for black travelers. The Green Book, which gave its title to the Oscar-winning movie, was a real compilation — …

Why to Go to Puerto Rico Now

April 1st, 2019

23:13

Puerto Rico is still rebuilding from the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria, but will welcome a record number of cruise ship visitors this year. The power still goes out sometimes, but the beaches are open, as are …

Revisit: Across the U.S. by Train

January 23rd, 2019

11:40

A reporter who spent two weeks traveling the U.S. by rail shares what it was like to live, eat
and sleep on trains.Associated Press reporter Tamara Lush spent two weeks
riding trains across the country as a writer in …

Revisit: Montgomery, Alabama's lynching memorial and Legacy Museum

January 16th, 2019

12:45

A new memorial to the victims of racial terror lynchings is attracting new visitors to Montgomery, Alabama. In this episode of the Associated Press Travel podcast "Get Outta Here," AP Travel editor Beth Harpaz visits …

150 Years of Tabasco Sauce on Avery Island, Louisiana

January 9th, 2019

17:37

One of the most famous condiments in the world celebrated its 150th birthday last year: Tabasco. The famous hot pepper sauce was invented in 1868 by Edmund McIlhenny on Avery Island, Louisiana. Tabasco is still made …

All 50 states as a travel goal

January 2nd, 2019

24:29

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” Beth Harpaz talks with Alicia Rovey, founder of the All Fifty Club, about the ways travelers go about achieving the goal of visiting every state in the U.S. Rovey reveals which …

Becoming a better tourist

December 26th, 2018

20:36

Forget the spectacles, the tourist attractions and other adventures presented to you as the “movie of travel.” It’s time to dive in and get a better understanding of how people really live. In this episode of “Get Outta …

Low-cost airlines: Are they worth it?

December 19th, 2018

22:20

Low-cost airlines can save you tons of money, but only if you know how to play the game. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel podcast, host Scott Mayerowitz chats with the AP’s Cara Rubinsky. She’s an …

Taking the slow road: a guide to bike vacations

December 12th, 2018

20:20

Explore the world at a different pace with a bike vacation. It’s slower, energetic and a unique way to travel. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel podcast, host Scott Mayerowitz chats with the AP’s Seth …

Rediscovering Travel: Ignore online reviews and have better trips

December 5th, 2018

25:59

Getting lost on vacation isn’t that bad of a thing. Stop mapping out every second of a trip and allow for random discoveries. It will be a much better vacation. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel …

TWA Hotel: A taste of travel’s golden age

November 28th, 2018

25:59

There was once a time when passengers dressed up to take flights. They were served hot meals on fine china - even in coach. The new TWA Hotel at New York’s JFK airport hopes to bring back a taste of that life. In this …

Thomas Jefferson’s slaves at Monticello

November 21st, 2018

23:12

The relationship between Thomas Jefferson and his slave Sally Hemings gets new attention at his Virginia plantation, Monticello. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel podcast, host Scott Mayerowitz chats …

Holiday travel survival guide

November 14th, 2018

14:46

Traveling this Thanksgiving or Christmas? The traffic, the flight delays the winter weather. It can be a nightmare. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel podcast, host Scott Mayerowitz chats with Joe …

Staying fit while traveling: Tips from Flywheel’s CEO

November 7th, 2018

15:25

Staying fit on the road is no easy task. There are unhealthy meals. Busy schedules. And hotel gyms that are darker than medieval dungeons. In this …

Zooey Deschanel and purposeful travel

October 31st, 2018

14:53

Some vacations are more meaningful than others. We might learn something new, do something good for society or spend precious time with loved ones. …

The best places to visit in 2019

October 24th, 2018

19:00

Lonely Planet just released its new list of best travel destinations for next year. There are some surprising spots in the list plus a few that won’t break the bank. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel …

Surviving air travel: tips for today’s flyers

October 17th, 2018

24:33

Flying today isn’t just about the journey but about navigating a maze of rules. And just when you think you’ve figured it out, everything has changed …

The world’s longest flight

October 10th, 2018

19:59

Singapore Airlines regains the title for operating the world’s longest flight this October with a nearly 19-hour journey between Singapore and the New York metro area. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel …

Disney World challenge: One day, four parks, 49 rides

October 3rd, 2018

22:47

Some Disney World super fans try to tackle all 49 ride at the Florida resort in a single day. They set out with military-like precision aiming to hit all the rides before weather, crowds or exhaustion conquers. In this …

Road games: College football travel tips

September 26th, 2018

29:15

Finding a good meal in a strange place can be a challenge. Sneaking in a bit of local culture while racing through a city can be even harder. Learn …

When should you hire a travel agent?

September 19th, 2018

21:10

The internet has changed many things in travel - especially how we book flights and hotels - but for some trips a travel agent can be extremely …

Keep your family together on its next flight without paying extra fees

September 12th, 2018

16:53

It’s getting harder and harder for families to sit together on airplanes without paying an extra fee. Learn how to avoid being separated in this week’s episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel podcast. Host Scott …

Secrets from a hotel general manager

September 5th, 2018

36:20

Getting a free room upgrade is nice. Avoiding the room next to the ice machine might be even nicer. Learn how to get the best hotel room and how much to tip staff in this episode of “Get Outta Here,” the AP travel …

Black culture and the hospitality industry: The story of Akwaaba B&Bs

August 29th, 2018

31:31

Monique Greenwood and her husband opened their first Akwaaba bed-and-breakfast in a black neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York, back in the 1990s. Today they also have Akwaabas in Washington, D.C., Cape May, New Jersey, …

How to Be a Better Tourist

August 22nd, 2018

25:22

We hear a lot these days about overtourism and the problems caused by too many visitors in popular destinations. A new book called “How to Be a …

Ask Me Anything! Reddit tries to stump Get Outta Here!

August 15th, 2018

39:38

Reddit “Ask Me Anything!” sessions are a wild and crazy tradition. “Get Outta Here!” host Beth J. Harpaz recently participated in a Reddit AMA and it …

Water, woods and lobster dinner on a Maine vacation

August 8th, 2018

26:40

Maine is nicknamed Vacationland for a reason.

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz and Patrick Whittle, who covers Maine for The Associated Press, share their favorite Maine destinations, …

Little Women at 150: Visiting Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House

August 1st, 2018

17:30

The beloved novel “Little Women" turns 150 this year, and it's a great time to plan a trip to Orchard House in Concord, Massachusetts, to honor this enduring literary classic. This is the house where author Louisa May …

When is travel insurance a good idea, and when is it probably not worth buying?

July 25th, 2018

28:28

Every time you book a flight, cruise or sometimes even tickets to a museum, you get prompted to buy insurance. Well, the fact is that you don’t need insurance for every trip or event you buy a ticket for. In this …

Travel agents: What can they really do for you?

July 18th, 2018

20:11

When you can book every aspect of your trip yourself, online, in minutes, why on earth would you ever need a travel agent? In this episode of the …

The real story behind Mount Rushmore, the Statue of Liberty and other American icons

July 11th, 2018

21:21

Did you know that the original symbolism of the Statue of Liberty had nothing to do with welcoming immigrants? And that there was barely a mention of …

Pack like a pro with these tips from frequent flyers

July 4th, 2018

16:07

Packing your bag can be such a drag: the hassles, the mistakes that get you in trouble with the TSA, the impossibility of ever learning to travel light for a change. In this episode of the Associated Press travel …

New York City: New Frommer's guidebook offers trip-planning advice

June 27th, 2018

30:42

Planning a trip to New York City can seem intimidating. So many choices, such high prices and those New Yorkers have quite a reputation! In this episode of the Associated Press Travel podcast “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel …

Synchronous fireflies: In a dark forest, tiny creatures flash in unison and light up the night

June 20th, 2018

30:15

It’s not unusual to see fireflies flashing in backyards here and there this time of year. But deep in a Pennsylvania forest, synchronous fireflies blink in unison, a rhythmic display that lights up the night. In this …

150 years of Tabasco sauce on Avery Island, Louisiana

June 13th, 2018

17:12

One of the most famous condiments in the world is celebrating its 150th birthday this year: Tabasco. The famous hot pepper sauce was invented in 1868 by Edmund McIlhenny on Avery Island, Louisiana. Tabasco is still made …

Get Outta Here! is now a travel book

June 6th, 2018

24:47

We’ve taken the theme of our “Get Outta Here!” podcast and turned it into a book! Our just-published “Get Outta Here!” travel anthology features 80 …

Inside Dr. Beach's best beach list and why so many beaches don't make the cut

May 30th, 2018

23:14

Every year, a few days before Memorial Day, a coastal scientist known as Dr. Beach releases a list of what he considers the 10 best beaches in the U.S. Who is Dr. Beach, anyway? And how does he come up with this list? …

Disney trip tips: Advice from Disney Parks Moms Panel

May 23rd, 2018

25:07

Thinking about a trip to a Disney park? Putting all the pieces in place for a perfect itinerary - lodging, rides, restaurants - can be stressful. But …

Montgomery, Alabama's new lynching memorial, Legacy Museum and civil rights history

May 16th, 2018

12:12

A new memorial to the victims of racial terror lynchings is expected to attract thousands of new visitors to Montgomery, Alabama, in the next year. In this episode of the Associated Press Travel podcast "Get Outta …

Episode 53: For royal wedding fans, a sightseeing itinerary

May 9th, 2018

18:14

Are you a fan of the British royals? The kind of person who devoured every episode of “The Crown” and is loving all the news about the May 19 wedding of Prince Harry and his American bride, actress Meghan Markle?

Then …

Episode 52: Birthright Israel turns 18: Bringing young Jews on free trips to Israel

May 2nd, 2018

26:16

Birthright Israel marks its 18th birthday this year. The program has brought 600,000 young Jews on free trips to Israel since its founding. In this episode of the Associated Press travel podcast “Get Outta Here,” AP …

Episode 51: Summer travel tips from Johnny Jet

April 25th, 2018

31:50

He was once afraid to fly, but today John DiScala — better known as Johnny Jet — is an expert on air travel. In this episode of the Associated Press Travel podcast “Get Outta Here,” hosted by AP Travel editor Beth J. …

Episode 50: Retiring abroad: What you need to know

April 18th, 2018

18:08

Have you thought about where you might live when you retire? Some Americans are retiring outside the U.S., taking advantage of warm weather, lower cost of living and expat communities. In this episode of AP’s weekly …

Episode 49: Andy Steves talks travel for a new generation

April 11th, 2018

32:51

You may be familiar with Rick Steves, the travel guidebook writer, tour company operator and TV show host. Now his son Andy Steves is offering up his own brand of travel, with tips and tours for a new generation. In …

Episode 48: A new way to plan trips using ViaHero's local experts

April 4th, 2018

22:48

ViaHero is a new trip-planning company that combines the old-school service of a travel agent with authentic advice from local experts and the …

Episode 47: MLK 50: Memphis marks 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr. assassination

March 28th, 2018

27:54

Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated on April 4, 1968, on the balcony of a hotel room in Memphis, Tennessee. The National Civil Rights Museum was built around the actual Lorraine Motel where King was staying. In …

Episode 46: Real Wakanda

March 21st, 2018

15:56

“Black Panther” fans who long to visit Wakanda will find real cities, landscapes, culture, clothing and history all over Africa that will remind them …

Episode 45: Oneika the Traveller

March 14th, 2018

30:23

Oneika Raymond aka Oneika the Traveller has been to more than 100 countries and lets us tag along on her trips through her blog, her Instagram feed and several Travel Channel video series. But she’s not just offering …

Episode 44: FOMO at SXSW?

March 7th, 2018

22:26

FOMO at SXSW? Fear of missing out at the annual South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, can be a problem. In this episode of the Associated Press podcast “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel editor Beth Harpaz talks to AP …

Episode 43: Beer culture around the world

February 28th, 2018

22:33

Think of beer and you may think of Irish pubs or Germany’s Oktoberfest. But a book called the "Atlas of Beer,” written by two geographers, surveys beer across six continents, from banana beer in Tanzania to the …

Episode 42: Make a scene? Real places from your favorite Oscar-nominated movies

February 21st, 2018

15:54

There's a certain type of movie fan who gets a kick out of visiting the place where a favorite film was made. This year's Oscar-nominated films are connected to all kinds of interesting destinations, from a UNESCO World …

Episode 41: Visiting Mexico for spring break: Safety, tips and places

February 14th, 2018

19:47

Mexico is one of the most popular spring break destinations for Americans. In this episode of the AP Travel podcast “Get Outta Here,” Associated …

Episode 40: Romantic getaway tips from the world's longest honeymooners

February 7th, 2018

22:41

When you hear about honeymoons or romantic getaways, whether for Valentine’s Day or any other occasion, so often the trip involves expensive hotels …

Bonus episode: Olympics destination South Korea gets ready for visitors

February 5th, 2018

22:06

Most Americans had probably never heard of Pyeongchang, South Korea, before it was chosen as the host city for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, but the Olympics have a way of making destinations famous.

In this episode …

Episode 39: Cruises, part 2: Trends, insider tips and issues

January 31st, 2018

34:16

Thinking about taking a cruise? Give a listen as experts discuss trends, issues and insider tips in this podcast, the second half of a two-part program about cruising.

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” hosted by AP …

Bonus episode: Super Bowl destination Minneapolis: Bold North

January 29th, 2018

16:55

Minneapolis is the northernmost city to host a Super Bowl and tourism officials are making the most of that as they prepare to welcome visitors to …

Episode 38: Cruises: Trends, insider tips and more

January 24th, 2018

30:29

It’s wave season, the time of year when cruise lines offer deals and promotions, and travelers look ahead to planning future cruise vacations.

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” hosted by AP Travel editor Beth …

Episode 37: Super Bowl destination Minneapolis: Bold North

January 17th, 2018

16:55

Minneapolis is the northernmost city to host a Super Bowl and tourism officials are making the most of that as they prepare to welcome visitors to …

Episode 36: Olympics destination South Korea gets ready for visitors

January 10th, 2018

22:06

Most Americans had probably never heard of Pyeongchang, South Korea, before it was chosen as the host city for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, but the Olympics have a way of making destinations famous.

In this episode …

Episode 35: Samantha Brown’s new travel show on PBS, 'Places to Love'

January 3rd, 2018

21:55

You may know Samantha Brown from the many shows she’s hosted over the years on the Travel Channel. She has a new show airing January to March called “Places to Love,” on PBS.

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” hosted …

Episode 34: Where NOT to go in 2018: A list from Fodor’s

December 27th, 2017

23:25

It’s that time of year when travel experts tell you where to go in 2018. But the travel guidebook publisher Fodor’s has put together a different type of list: a list of where NOT to go in the new year.

In this episode …

Episode 33: The Amazon: How to plan a trip, plus the "selfie tourism" wildlife controversy

December 20th, 2017

17:01

Visiting the Amazon is a magical experience. The sounds alone are stunning: insects buzzing, birds screeching, creatures slithering. You can stay in …

Episode 32: Secrets of the Rockettes revealed

December 13th, 2017

20:38

The Rockettes’ Christmas Spectacular show at Radio City Music Hall is a New York holiday tradition. They’re known for their high kicks, but there’s a …

Episode 31: Skift CEO Rafat Ali on travel in the age of ‘permanxiety’

December 6th, 2017

23:22

Travel is supposed to be about relaxation, having fun, being with loved ones, getting away from the grind. But for many of us, travel involves a …

Episode 29: Skiing for kids and how to start them right

November 22nd, 2017

29:12

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” hosted by AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz, we’ll get advice about starting children on skis from Nate Gardner, Ski …

Bonus Episode: To upgrade your seat on a plane, must you dress nicely?

November 20th, 2017

16:06

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” hosted by AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz, AirfareWatchdog.com founder George Hobica says that dressing up a bit …

Episode 28: Too many tourists? In some places, it’s a problem

November 15th, 2017

23:20

Venice, Barcelona, Amsterdam: In many destinations around the world, locals are starting to complain about the impact of too many tourists. The phenomenon is known in the travel industry as “overtourism.” In this …

Episode 27: Cat on a plane? Meet Oscar

November 8th, 2017

20:15

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” hosted by AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz, we’ll be talking to Tali Arbel, an AP business writer, about what it was like to take Oscar the cat on a plane. We’ll also talk about how to …

Episode 26: To upgrade your seat on a plane, must you dress nicely?

November 1st, 2017

15:44

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” hosted by AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz, AirfareWatchdog.com founder George Hobica says that dressing up a bit …

Episode 25: Holiday airfares and secrets to getting the best deal

October 25th, 2017

30:40

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” hosted by AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz, AirfareWatchdog.com founder George Hobica offers strategies for making sure you get the best price for your flight. Hobica, along with AP’s …

Episode 24: All 50 states as a travel goal

October 18th, 2017

24:05

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel editor Beth Harpaz talks with Alicia Rovey, founder of the All Fifty Club, about the ways travelers go about achieving the goal of visiting every state in the U.S. Rovey …

Episode 23: What haunted houses tell us about ourselves

October 11th, 2017

29:59

In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel editor Beth Harpaz talks about haunted houses with Colin Dickey, author of “Ghostland: An American …

Episode 22: Timeshares and what it’s like to sit through a pitch

October 4th, 2017

15:12

Have you ever been offered a gift - tickets to a theme park or a night in a resort - with just one condition: You’ll have to sit through a timeshare presentation. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel editor …

Episode 21: Marijuana tourism: Everything you need to know

September 27th, 2017

21:24

Where and how can visitors purchase marijuana in places where it’s legal? And since so many places ban smoking, where and how can they consume it? In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz finds …

Episode 20: Fall foliage, fitness and fun

September 20th, 2017

16:43

Combine fall foliage and fitness by getting in your steps while enjoying autumn colors. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor Beth …

Episode 19: When hurricanes blow away your vacation

September 13th, 2017

20:15

When your vacation plans are disrupted by a hurricane or other natural disaster, what’s a traveler to do? In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP …

Episode 18: Hotel tips from “Hotel Impossible” host Anthony Melchiorri

September 6th, 2017

28:00

Finding the perfect hotel room can be daunting. How do you make sense of all the reviews online? How do you get the best price? And how do you get the best service? In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor …

Episode 17: Why Frank Lloyd Wright still fascinates, 150 years after his birth

August 30th, 2017

27:43

Architects may come and architects may go, but 150 years after the birth of Frank Lloyd Wright, we’re still fascinated by his work. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz talks with the staff …

Episode 16: Advice from Nomadic Matt on turning travel dreams into reality

August 23rd, 2017

22:28

Matt Kepnes quit his desk job to travel the world and along the way became the travel blogger Nomadic Matt. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz talks with Nomadic Matt about what it’s like …

Episode 15: Lonely Planet CEO Daniel Houghton on new Trips app and more

August 16th, 2017

21:15

Lonely Planet has just launched an easy-to-use new app called Trips that lets you turn a few photos, video and text into a gorgeous story about your travels. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor Beth …

Bonus Episode: Are you ready for the total eclipse of the sun?

August 14th, 2017

9:08

A total solar eclipse will take place Aug. 21, and it will be visible in a 60-mile-wide band across the United States, from Oregon to South Carolina. …

Episode 14: Eclipse-watching will be epic in Oregon

August 9th, 2017

20:31

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve surely heard that there’s going to be a total solar eclipse on Aug. 21 visible from coast to coast …

Episode 13: Bizarre Foods host Andrew Zimmern talks travel and food

August 2nd, 2017

16:43

Eating at authentic local places and checking out a destination’s best restaurants are a huge part of how we travel these days. But how do you find good restaurants? In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor …

Episode 12: Pack like a pro with these tips from frequent flyers

July 26th, 2017

15:22

Packing your bag can be such a drag: the hassles, the mistakes that get you in trouble with the TSA, the impossibility of ever learning to travel light for a change. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor …

Episode 11: Water, woods and lobster dinner on a Maine vacation

July 19th, 2017

25:52

There’s a reason the great state of Maine is nicknamed Vacationland. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor Beth Harpaz and Patrick Whittle, who covers Maine for The Associated Press, share their favorite …

Episode 10: 50 years after the riots, Newark says it’s ready for tourists

July 12th, 2017

19:50

It was July 12, 1967, when riots erupted in Newark, New Jersey, scarring that city for decades. But the city says it’s coming back, and it’s even …

Episode 9: Elite travel; Is it worth the money to skip the line?

July 5th, 2017

16:26

Two Associated Press reporters took the same trip from New York to an Orlando theme park. One traveled with elite status, one did not. One got a front-of-the-line pass, one did not. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” …

Episode 8: Summer travel tips from Rick Steves

June 28th, 2017

19:50

Summer is the most popular time to travel, but it’s also hot, crowded and expensive. In this episode of “Get Outta Here,” AP Travel Editor Beth …

Episode 7: Summer vacation - Never mind the hike. Where’s the hammock?

June 21st, 2017

9:29

The results of a new poll on summer travel may surprise you. The survey found that the thing most people want to do on vacation is… nothing. Rest and …

Episode 6: The best beach in the U.S.?

June 14th, 2017

11:27

AP’s Tamara Lush shares the details about an annual list of America’s best beaches. (This episode originally aired on June 14, 2017 but was republished on June 16, 2017 to reflect the new podcast title.)

Episode 5: The new American Writers Museum in Chicago

June 7th, 2017

15:01

Chicago is home to a major new museum celebrating writers. But the new American Writers Museum isn’t just about poets and novelists. You’ll find everyone there from Thomas Jefferson to Tupac Shakur. In this episode of …

Episode 4: Disney’s new ride, Pandora-World of Avatar

June 1st, 2017

12:02

One of the biggest theme park openings this year is at Disney World outside Orlando, Florida, where the lush alien jungle world of the movie “Avatar” has been brought to life with two rides, plants that glow at night …

Episode 3: Are you ready for the total eclipse of the sun?

May 17th, 2017

8:49

A total solar eclipse will take place Aug. 21, and it will be visible in a 60-mile-wide band across the United States, from Oregon to South Carolina. …

Episode 2: Don’t forget the Motor City - Destination Detroit?

May 2nd, 2017

14:47

Detroit has made headlines in recent years with its bankruptcy and blocks of abandoned homes. But while the city is still a gritty place, it offers a surprisingly rich array of options for tourists. Tops on any …

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