Bon Jovi slept here. So did Placido Domingo. Every room at the Boutique Hotel Klarov, in Prague’s historic Mala Strana, is named for and honors a famous musician or musical group who performed in Prague. Join Paul and Elizabeth as they chat with the hotel’s Matúš Príkazský, who reveals the building’s interesting history, and also […]
Places to Go
Join Paul and Elizabeth as they continue their journey through the Czech Republic. In Southern Bohemia, come along with them to České Budějovice and tour the Budweiser Budvar brewery, where Jan Kratky reveals the secrets of great beer-making. Then visit Cesky Krumlov, a UNESCO World Heritage site where Paul and Elizabeth take you to a […]
Join Paul and Elizabeth as they venture to Chateau Liblice, a baroque palace dating from 1699. The 52-room hotel about 53 miles northwest of Prague offers elegant rooms, formal gardens, and horseback-riding through a forest. All for only about $150 a night. Paul and Elizabeth share their adventures of visiting a nearby castle and driving […]
Correspondent Margie Goldsmith shares her love of the blues and ways to enjoy the music scene in New York without spending a fortune.. For visitors it’s a way to connect with the real New York and who knows… bring your instrument and you might even have the chance to get up and play.
Gary Arndt talks with Paul about America’s Caribbean, the Florida Keys. Gary reports in from Islamorada on his way to the totally wacky Underwater Music Festival. They talk about what makes the Keys a special part of America and how the residents work to keep it special. Gary visits a Turtle Hospital and a National Park without […]
On location in Chesky Krumlov, in the Czech Republic, we take you to the 18th century, where Paul and Elizabeth meet town scribe Joseph Anton and learn what life was like then in the village, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Anton reveals the politics, history, and ghost stories that make this 600-year-old village an […]
Michelle Blackley of Niagara tourism joins Paul and Elizabeth to talk about the American side of the famous falls. We talk about Annie Edson Taylor who was the fist woman to survive going over the Falls in a barrel. She went over the falls with her cat, but history goes not record how the cat […]
Eva Vondrusova joins Paul and Elizabeth over lunch beside the river Vltava in the shadow of the Charles Bridge to talk about walking through Prague. Eva is one of the best guides in any city we have found anywhere in the world and walking with her through the streets of Prague is a wonderful experience and […]
Frank Lloyd Wright, the legendary American architect joins us in another of our series of Voices From The Past. Today Taliesen West in Arizona preserves Wright’s legacy and provides a remarkable place for visitors to hear about Wrights amazing projects in American architecture.
Regular contributor Margie Goldsmith talks with Paul about music and festivals in New Orleans. New Orleans continues to be one of the best places in America to hear not only contemporary jazz but traditional jazz and other styles. She also talks about the great Blues festival in Chicago. Margie reports on music as well as unique travel […]