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Close to two million Ohioans will hit the road for Thanksgiving to visit family and friends. That's more than any Thanksgiving since 2007.

Travel Tips with Rick Steves

Oct 23, 2015
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Guidebook author and travel TV host Rick Steves is America's most respected authority on European travel. At the age of 18, Rick began traveling on his own, funding his trips by teaching piano lessons. He’s written several books, including his updated 2016 Rick Steves’ Europe Through The Back Door: The Travel Skills Handbook for Independent Travelers. This hour, we’re talking about travel tips, do’s and dont’s, and what to look out for when you’re traveling abroad.

Travel Tips with Rick Steves

Oct 19, 2015
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Guidebook author and travel TV host Rick Steves is America's most respected authority on European travel. At the age of 18, Rick began traveling on his own, funding his trips by teaching piano lessons. He’s written several books, including his updated 2016 Rick Steves’ Europe Through The Back Door: The Travel Skills Handbook for Independent Travelers. This hour, we’re talking about travel tips, do’s and dont’s, and what to look out for when you’re traveling abroad.

Experience International Travel Without a Passport

Apr 13, 2015
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Trips overseas can be costly, but if you're on a shoestring budget, there are many opportunities to experience foreign cultures without getting on a plane.

The Music and Culture of Ohiolina

Sep 5, 2013

10:00 First there was Pennsyltucky; now there's Ohiolina-- the festival celebrating the music and culture of the I-77 corridor that runs from Ohio to North Carolina. As it winds through the mountains, the route picks up Appalachian sounds from the banjo, fiddle and guitar. We'll learn about the festival and hear some live music; then we'll investigate why the Carolinas are Ohioans' favorite vacation spot. Guests

All Sides Weekend: Museum Day Trips

Jun 14, 2013

11:00 In central Ohio, it's not unusual for ballgames to get rained out, and for picnics to blow away in the wind. If bad weather has you and your kids stuck inside climbing the walls, this hour has you covered. We'll explore some great kid-friendly museums in the area that will provide hours of out-of-the-house education and fun.   Guests

The Travel-Industrial Complex

Apr 29, 2013

10:00 Over the river and through the woods? More like over the ocean and through the jungle. Since the Cold War ended, tourism has gone from a hobby of the rich to a $6.5 trillion global industry. In this hour, we'll explore very nature of exploration--how the world's penchant for travel affects environment and culture, and why some Americans are planning both  foreign vacations and operations. Guest

All Sides Weekend: Spring Travel!

Mar 22, 2013

11:00 If you're like most Ohioans, springtime probably has you feeling all peripatetic. To help you decide how to scratch your travel itch, this hour of All Sides Weekend will give the lowdown on great destinations close to home and what's worth the schlep. Guests

Tips for Traveling on the Holidays

Nov 19, 2012

11:00 In the holiday season, traveling always sounds like a great idea... But things don't always go as planned. On this hour, we'll give you some tips and tricks for the perfect holiday travel. Guests

  • Steve Stephens (travel writer for the Columbus Dispatch)
  • Pat Snyder (author and columnist for ThisWeek Community NEWS)

Practical Tips For Your Travel Adventures

Apr 20, 2012

10:00 Have you ever been to Europe? Have you always wanted to go, but never had the time? On this hour of "All Sides," travel expert Rick Steves will give you tips for your upcoming adventures across the globe. Guest

  • Rick Steves (travel expert on public television and public radio)

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