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Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Pauline Frommer, founding editor of, leads a journey through the island republic’s beauties, customs, and traditions. Music and food add to the cultural portrait.


Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Intrepid tourists are discovering pristine beaches, delicious food, and historic religious sites in the new must-see stop in Southeast Asia. Donald Stadtner, a specialist in Burma’s history and culture, shares his tips and picks for your own Burmese journey.


Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 9:30 AM

From soaring Gothic cathedrals to the dramatic structures that define the modern London skyline, architecture has reflected England’s cultural, social, and political history. Art historian Janetta Rebold Benton leads a journey through centuries of cathedrals, palaces, manor houses, and skyscrapers.


Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 6:45 PM

For more than a decade, Patricia Schultz’s 1,000 Places To See Before You Die has been a doorway to places familiar and far-flung for intrepid vacationers. Get this ultimate travel insider’s recommendations, then begin to assemble your own itinerary.


Friday, June 27, 2014 at 8:00 AM

All aboard for an exciting three-day rail journey through West Virginia’s breathtaking mountain scenery led by railroad historian Joe Nevin


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