Compass: North America

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“Through travel I first became aware of the outside world; it was through travel that I found my own introspective way into becoming a part of it.”                – Eudora Welty

Explore the history, diverse cultures and traditions of the North American countries of Canada, Mexico and the United States.


Reviving North Carolina Towns through Art and Tourism
SPECIAL: Remembering 9/11
Inside North Carolina’s Outer Banks
Washington DC’s GI Film Festival
Traveling through Puerto Vallarta and Tequila, Mexico
Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Beyond Dutch Country
National Geographic Adventure, Born To Explore & Cherry Blossoms Centennial
The Art & Architectural Renaissance of Lynchburg, Virginia
Quebec City’s New France Festival – a walk through Canadian history
Travels with Maya Angelou, Ellis Marsalis, Sandra Izsadore and Michele Wood
Travel Photography, Patricia Cornwell, Children’s Museum, David Rockefeller, Jr.


World Footprints Holiday Music Special
Walking and singing our way through Birmingham, Alabama’s rich history
Exploring Wilmington, Delaware – A European experience in American history
In the Footsteps of Birmingham’s Civil Rights Movement (Lowell Thomas Award-Winning show)
Traveling the Underground Railroad from Virginia to Ontario
North American Int’l Auto Show & Lansing treasures
Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – Dreaming the DREAM


“Somewhere in Time” at Mackinac Island’s historic Grand Hotel
Honoring JFK, our Veterans Gold Star Families
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2012 – Hour 2
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2012 – Hour 1
A Taste of New Orleans
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2010 – Hour 2
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2011 – Hour 2
Exploring Hakone Gardens, Chocolate Travel, Sustainable California Wines and Lansing, Michigan
Best of Ireland, Portraits from Cuba, Exploring Mid-Michigan
New Orleans’ Hidden Black History
Traveling with singers Gloria Loring, Rene Marie and Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr.


Travel and Entertainment superstars: Frank Stallone, Andrew Zimmern, Pauline Frommer and Patricia Schultz
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2011 – Hour 1
Adventurous Women, The Amazing Race, Trusted Traveler Program
Norfolk Botanical Garden, TSA Precheck, Riviera Nayarit, Iron Chef Cat Cora
Traveling Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania beyond the steel industry
Biking the South Pole; America’s island gems – Jekyll Island, Martha’s Vineyard, Catalina Island


Early American History in Harmony, Pennsylvania
No Roads Lead to Stehekin
The Virginia Holocaust Museum in Richmond
Martha’s Vineyard: A Vacation Journey Through Black History and Black Film
Spiral Jetty: Making the Trek to the Famed Utah Earthwork
Greenpoint, Brooklyn: A Polish Neighborhood
Exploring Portland’s Multicultural Offerings
The East Coast Trail: How far are you willing to go?
Discover the Authentic Heritage of Taos Pueblo
A Journey into Outer Space from Within: A Visit to the Integratron
10 notable Fourth of July celebrations across America
Kinston, North Carolina: A Farming and Industrial City Turned Arts Hub
Quirky Albuquerque, Five Things To Experience in the Land of Enchantment
Heartbeat of Detroit
Three Stops on the Trail of Tears
New York City’s Dead: A Guide To Cemeteries In The Five Boroughs
The Rise and Fall of Goldsboro, Florida: An African American Town
Along The Bronx’s Grand Concourse: A Guide
Eau Claire’s Artistic Wonders
Quebec City: Where New France celebrates its heritage


Sustainable Vancouver Island’s Marmot Sanctuary
Exploring Arizona’s Ancient Native Dwellings
An Abundance of History Surrounds the Fredericksburg Region in Virginia
6 Canadian Women’s Retreats Perfect for a Weekend Getaway
Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday
Viewing Polar Bears in Northern Canada
Exploring the Unique Culture at Siksika Nation
St. Catharine’s, Ontario: Experiencing the Impact of Harriet Tubman
Visiting the Popular Fishing Village of Tofino
Seeing the Grand Canyon from different angles


Washington, DC: Beyond the National Mall
Exploring Acadia National Park
36 Hours in Phoenix
The Hills have Eyes in South Dakota
Cuttyhunk: History and small-town tranquility near Cape Cod
Following Mexico’s Tequilla Trail
When Hollywood and Literary Tours collide

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