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Caption: Europe by Rail, Credit: Let's Travel! Radio
Updated: May 06, 2011

Europe by Rail

The traditional way to see Europe this summer is by high-speed rail or in a restored motor coach. This week's guests will tell you how to get there fast, at the most economical fare or in the classic mode if you have the time and can afford luxury class. We have Owen Hardy, president of the...
Caption: Loch Ness, Credit: Let's Travel! Radio
Updated: Apr 22, 2011

Scotland: Ancient Land of the Loch Ness Monster

We visit Scotland, an ancient land with modern dreams, magnificent scenery, an inglorious past made grand, and with a robust character, ancient traditions, and modern song, Scotland claims forty million ancestors, five million inhabitants, two million inhabited islands, fifty percent of the...
Caption: Travel School, Credit: Let's Travel! Radio
Updated: Apr 08, 2011

Travel School: The Study-Abroad Experience

Raging both in America and internationally, the study-abroad trend is encouraging students all over the world to combine education and travel. The last decade has seen a 130% increase in study-abroad participation, with an estimated 262,000 American students studying in foreign countries in...
Caption: Traveling with Pets, Credit: OnTravel
Updated: Mar 30, 2011

Traveling with Pets

This week is all about animals! We have pet-friendly tips for traveling with your favorite companion as well as how to be "compassionate" when you travel. Next, Susi and Michael explore America's best zoos and learn about the Tabiano family, zoo aficionados who visited 52 zoos in 52 weeks. We...
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Updated: Mar 30, 2011

Carnevale and the Season of Lent in Italy

This week's show "Carnivale and the season of Lent in Italy" is Let's Travel! Radio's second annual salute to that special holiday festival that takes place every year in the Repubblica Italiana. It's a time of gaity and romance, tradition, art, music and dance, and special dishes and wine from...
Caption: Jonathan Alpert, Credit: Let's Travel Radio
Updated: Mar 26, 2011

A Therapist, His Worlds, Including the Media

Discover and travel the mind, the media, addictions, relationships and interrelationships, the financial meltdown, etc with an enlightening discussion with practicing New York City psychotherapist and media guru Jonathan Alpert.
Caption: The Irish Repertory Theatre
Updated: Mar 18, 2011

Celebrating Ireland

This week's show, "Celebrating Ireland", pays tribute to Irish heritage, traditions, tour and travel, cuisine, and the culture and history of this great nation from both sides of the "pond". You'll hear it from those who know it best and even a yarn or two to keep you piping. Joining us will...
Caption: Mount Emei, China, Credit: Top Things to Do
Updated: Feb 24, 2011

China's World Heritage

Travel with Susi this week to explore some of China's lesser-known World Heritage sites, such as the Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan, Jiuzhaigou Valley, and Mount Emei, including the Leshan Giant Buddha. Guests Lulu Zhou, of The Nature Conservancy China Program, and Mei Zhang, founder of the...
Caption: Jamaica Travel Tourism, Credit: Montego Bay Jamaica Resorts
Updated: Feb 24, 2011

Jamaica

Travel with us to the Caribbean in this week's show on Jamaica - its hot, new tourist attractions; its notable cuisine; its music; and some of its legendary figures. You'll hear it from Consul General Geneive Brown Metzger; business development manager Christopher Dobson of the Jamaica Tourist...
Caption: February 3rd, 2011
Updated: Feb 04, 2011

Celebrating the Chinese New Year

This week's show will have a cadre of special guests, including: S. Alice Mong, executive director of the new Museum of China in America (MoCA); Peng Zeng, assistant director of the Children and Youth Program at the Chinese Institute in New York; and Baoshi Jin, assistant director of China...