Ben Franklin, joins John Poimiroo and Paul and Elizabeth to talk about what it was really like in Philadelphia when a bunch of guys committed treason by signing the Declaration of Independence. Ralph Archbold brings Franklin alive for visitors to Philadelphia. Join us on this journey through time as well as space.
Colleen Mangone chats with Paul about the future trends in theme parks. She is with the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions (IAAPA). The amusement park business is booming and Colleen talks about new rides and thrills that keep visitors flocking to see the newest and best. How high and how fast can you go?
A mummified dinosaur named Leonardo, a towering sculpture by glass artist Dale Chihuly, and a 1927 carousel are just some of the surprises that await visitors to the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, the world’s largest children’s museum. Paul and Elizabeth chat with President and CEO Jeffrey H. Patchen about upcoming attractions, including an exhibit featuring […]
Margie Goldsmith who lives in Manhattan is a true New Yorker. She loves her city and explores all the small places that make for memorable holiday visits. Here she takes Paul and Elizabeth from Brooklyn to MidTown on an insiders view of Christmas in the Big Apple.
Alexandra Picavet, Public Affairs Specialist for the Golden Gate National Parks talks with Paul and Elizabeth about the many wonders within a short distance of San Francisco. Alcatraz is where everyone seems to head and you will need reservations for the tour as it often fills up but why not try the Presidio. The Disney family Museum, […]
Correspondent John Poimiroo takes us to the ideal holiday spots in the United States, the National Parks. Paul and John trade memories of great Christmas holidays in Yosemite and talk about other well known and less well known parks that make ideal Christmas vacation spots. Here’s an outline to help in your vacation planning: Christmas […]
Paul and Elizabeth chat with Laurie Armstrong about holiday lights and shows in the city by the bay. San Francisco embraces the holiday season in its own vibrant way with events and activities that embody the city’s spirit of tradition, surprise and innovation. On the traditional side, there’s the San Francisco Ballet’s Nutcracker, A Christmas Carol […]
Correspondent John Poimiroo reports on travel and events in and around California and the West and our National Park system. But his passion is fall color in California. We’ll have this series of reports as long as color lasts. John’s website CaliforniaFallColor.com is the most accurate and comprehensive source for color in the state so […]
Family Travel Correspondent James DeRuvo joins us to talk about his recent family getaway to the Monterey Area, and their stay at the classic Hofsas House in Carmel by the Sea. We also get into the new Mac OS X and iOS 7 updates with the Tech Lord!
Bob Baker is a national treasure. His puppet theater in Los Angeles is still producing plays for both adults and kids after 53 years. The current production “Something to crow about” features a cast of more than 100 puppets. Each is unique and is hand carved and individually costumed. Come join Mama and Papa Goat and […]