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Eastern Montana – From Dinosaurs to Drag Racing

World Footprints travels through Eastern Montana and explores the history and diversity of Big Sky Country's eastern border.  Today we'll fulfill a "need for speed" when we go drag car racing at Phillips County Motor Sports Dragstrip in Malta with racing champions Shaun and Dillion Carnahan.  We'll travel along the vast … Read more   Read more

United States Experiences Sports
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White House Travel Summit explores Global Citizenship

Study abroad and global citizenship were front and center at a recent White House Travel Summit.  The White House invited the most influential travel journalists and bloggers to join Administration officials, policymakers and thought-leaders here in Washington, D.C. to discuss how the U.S can build stronger relationships to the rest … Read more   Read more

United States Study or Teach Abroad Social Responsibility
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Exploring historic Norfolk, VA

World Footprints will take you on an exploration of the wonderful city of Norfolk, VA. On today’s show we will travel through rich historical neighborhoods like Ghent, meet fascinating residents like the Doumars Family—creators of the ice cream cone, and visit cultural attractions like the Chrysler Museum and Attucks Theatre. From … Read more   Read more

United States Family Travel History
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Exploring Palm Island and Tobago Cays Marine Park

Golden Mic award On today’s World Footprints we’re traveling through the southern Grenadines and will share the beauty and magic of this special part of the world. Our show originates from the beautiful Palm Island at the Palm Island Resort.  Palm Island is a private tropical paradise comprising only 135 … Read more   Read more

Caribbean and Atlantic Luxury Travel Preservation
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Resorts of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Buccament Bay on St. Vincent.  Photo:  Tonya FitzpatrickWorld Footprints will give you a taste of paradise as we journey to St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG)—a multi-island country of 32 enchanting islands and cays.  Of those islands only nine are inhabited and each offers unique accommodations.  We’ll introduce you to … Read more   Read more

Caribbean and Atlantic Experiences Social Responsibility
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Gettysburg beyond the Battlefield

World Footprints is pleased share this GOLD Award winning show which was recognized by the North American Travel Journalist Association.   In celebration of Black History Month and the 150 Anniversary Commemoration of the American Civil War and Gettysburg Address, you will see a very compelling side of Gettysburg as told through our … Read more   Read more

United States Family Travel History
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Bermuda Day and Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum

World Footprints seeks to connect you to the great places in this world.  Today, we travel to a destination that is near and dear ot our hearts–Bermuda.  We will celebrate the national holiday of Bermuda Day, the music, history and traditions with our island brothers and sisters. Then, we'll travel to … Read more   Read more

The World Experiences History
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Yahoo! travel editor, historic San Antonio and Orlando beyond the theme parks

Today World Footprints will talk travel; specifically international travel and study abroad programs with Yahoo! Travel’s Paula Froelich.  Our conversation follows an invitation to the White House to participate in a travel summit focused on encouraging more travel, voluntourism and study-abroad opportunities for Americans.  Of course, as Yahoo! Travels editor-in-chief, … Read more   Read more

United States Family Travel History The Arts Social Responsibility
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Jack Hanna on animal conservation, Cuba travel and packing purposefully

Today we travel to Namibia and beyond with animal conservationist and television personality Jack Hanna; we will discover Cuba through its people with Insight Cuba’s Tom Popper and Rebecca Rothney will share how people around the world are leaving positive footprints through Pack for a Purpose.    Read more

The World Conservation Social Responsibility
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Chatting with actress/singer Gloria Loring and Cruising the Amazon

Actress/singer Gloria Loring.Fans of the daytime drama "Days of Our Lives" (DOOL) will enjoy another one of our conversations with actress, singer and author Gloria Loring who played Liz Chandler for seven years on the soap opera.  Gloria spends some time today talking about her spiritual autobiography "Coincidence is God's … Read more   Read more

Central and South America Cruising Insights Literature & Music Sustainability
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Michigan historical travel from Detroit to Mackinac Island

Join World Footprints as we explore the Great Lakes State of Michigan and travel from Mackinac City to Detroit. Our audio tour will start with a visit to the Michigan Historical Center and Museum in Lansing where we will offer a flavor of every place in the State between the … Read more   Read more

United States Family Travel History
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Exploring Israel on foot, Dr. Seuss’s humanity and preserving Eritrean culture through Art

This show reflects an appreciation for culture through the arts–writing, fine art and Dr. Seuss's illustrative art.NBC News correspondent and former Middle East Bureau Chief, Martin Fletcher, joins World Footprints to share his new book, Walking Israel.  Fletcher’s book chronicles his adventures and insights as he walked along the coast … Read more   Read more

The World Insights History Humanity
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A conversation with Maya Angelou and revisiting Detroit

In what would become one of her final interviews, World Footprints enjoyed a intimate chat with “Global Renaissance Woman” Dr. Maya Angelou.  Dr. Angelou shared some wisdom, insights and stories from her incredible life’s journey, including the transitional relationship with her mother Vivian Baxter.  Her mother shared messages of courage, hope, forgiveness … Read more   Read more

United States Insights Literature & Music
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South Africa beyond safari to student exchanges, conservation and Nelson Mandela’s legacy

As the world remembers Nelson Mandela on the anniversary of his death, Tonya and Ian travel full circle from their law careers to South Africa, a destination they hold close to their hearts.  (Hint:  they honeymooned there).  World Footprints shares the lasting legacy of Mandela as it showcases other sides … Read more   Read more

Africa Study or Teach Abroad Conservation
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New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2014: History and Voodoo (Hour 2)

World Footprints returned to New Orleans for our 7th annual French Quarter Festival (FQF) 2-hour broadcast.  This year we set up at Tableau Restaurant, Dickie Brennan's newest culinary gem in Jackson Square.  This second hour of our FQF broadcast explores the unique history of New Orleans with two prominent professors from the University of … Read more   Read more

New Orleans Off the Beaten Path Religious Travel Events & Festivals History