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Cultural Heritage: Art

Inside the St. Louis Art Museum.  Photo:  Tonya Fitzpatrick

“This world is but a canvas to our imagination.”               -Henry David Thoreau

From exploring galleries to museums, to attending festivals and visual arts exhibitions, art travel can fulfill and stimulate travelers on many levels.  Major cities around the world have museums housing the works of the great masters.  Cities such as Basel, Miami and Hong Kong host art fairs that draw thousands of collectors, curators and casual observers.   Even when part of a broader travel itinerary, art can energize and engage travelers in surprising and unexpected ways.


2018

Travel Photography, Patricia Cornwell, Children’s Museum, David Rockefeller, Jr.

2017

Walking through Rio – A tale of many cities
Exploring Paris, China, Family Travel and City Pass
Reviving North Carolina Towns through Art and Tourism
Exploring Wilmington, Delaware – A European experience in American history

2016

New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2012 – Hour 1
A Taste of New Orleans
Best of Ireland, Portraits from Cuba, Exploring Mid-Michigan
Touring Ireland and introducing Irish Tenor Michael Londra
Travels with Maya Angelou, Ellis Marsalis, Sandra Izsadore and Michele Wood
New Orleans’ Hidden Black History

2015

Exploring Jordan, Art of Dr. Seuss, Ken Burns
James Carville and Mary Matalin on New Orleans; living along Paris’s rue des Martyrs
Traveling Solo, Living in Mexico, Exploring Malta and Barbados
Traveling Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania beyond the steel industry
Beyond New Orleans French Quarter
Exploring historic Norfolk, VA
Exploring Palm Island and Tobago Cays Marine Park
Celebrating Black History – In Literary Color
Bermuda Day and Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Yahoo! travel editor, historic San Antonio and Orlando beyond the theme parks

2014

Exploring Israel on foot, Dr. Seuss’s humanity and preserving Eritrean culture through Art
Following Dracula’s Trail, Paranormal Photography and Defeating Human Traffickers
CBS Daytime Stars making a difference
Exploring the Houmas House Plantation & New Orleans history
Actor Hal Holbrook and friends share America’s history
Actor Eric Braeden, Spanish Cuisine & RARE animal Conservation
Oscar nominee director Bob Bilheimer tackles social issues, Lithuanian musician and good Packing
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2013 – Hour One
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2014: History, Music & WWII Museum (Hour 1)
Midwest Treasures: Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and Michigan’s State Capitol
Oscar-nominated Directors: Greg MacGillivray & Robert Bilheimer
Actress Heather Tom, dining with Chef Jose Pizarro and sharing cross-cultural communication
Peter Greenberg, Travel Friends & Jazz

2013

An Artistic Journey through Africa
Inside National Geographic Traveler, Buddha Bar DC and eco-friendly jewelry
Eco-couture, Green Dubai & Stone Walls by Ansel Adams protege
The Transformative Power of Music and Film
Actress Kate Linder, Peace through Tourism, Girlfriend Getaways and Mancations
Surviving human trafficking & community-based adventure travel
Preview of FestiGals Conference and New Orleans Entertainment Industry
Washington DC’s GI Film Festival
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2013 – Hour Two
BOOK CLUB: A Journey into Dorothy Parker’s New York
FilmAid International, Mystery at Sea & Accessible Travel Tips
The artist voice from Hollywood, New York and Beyond
LEGACY SHOW: Louisiana’s Other Side

2012

America’s Great Migration, Gospel and Panda-monia

2010

LEGACY SHOW: The Transformative Power of Adventure Travel
LEGACY SHOW: Dance, Soccer & an Iron Chef for Humanity
LEGACY SHOW: Exploring Missouri’s Black History through the Ozarks and beyond
LEGACY SHOW: Uncovering Baltimore’s African-American heritage
LEGACY SHOW: The Face of Latin America (cont.)
LEGACY SHOW: National Great Blacks in Wax Museum in Baltimore, Maryland

2017

5 Things That Will Make You Fall in Love with Vilnius
5 Popular Attractions To Check Out While In Lyon, France
5 Breathtaking Spots to see in Ukraine
Shanghai – Where the Ancient Meets the New

2016

On Freedom’s Trail in South Africa: A Personal Journey to the Places Shaping the Rainbow Nation
Walking in the footsteps of Elizabeth I
The Seoul of South Korea
Magnificent Monaco
The 5 Most Breathtaking Attractions in Morocco
Beautiful Vieux Lille & the French Flanders
Prehistoric Art of Lascaux Cave
PITIGLIANO: Jewish Heritage and Medieval History in Italy
A Castle Of Fairytales: Neuschwanstein
Essaouira, Morocco – More than just a Jimi Hendrix haven
When Hollywood and Literary Tours collide
Paris is a city of wonderful museums
Exploring Brazil without breaking the bank
Endless opportunities for fun in the Caribbean sun
Traveling through Manila – the capital of the Philippines with a lot to offer

2015

Visit the World of the Romanovs
Underground Treasure: Poland’s Wieliczka Salt Mine
5 reasons to visit California’s wine country

2014

Garifuna culture and history throughout St. Vincent and Grenadine Islands
Discover the Authentic Heritage of Taos Pueblo
10 Free Things to do in New Orleans
Bucharest offers a great Budget holiday
Dubai: A Wonderland of Sand and Snow
The City of Bath – a Georgian Masterpiece
The Attraction of Olympic Stadiums
Wallonia, Belgium: A Budget and Family Travel treasure
Unique African-American History Attractions – Beyond Black History Month
De Caravan: Serving Pie on Vintage Vinyl Records

2013

Yoyogi Village – Tokyo’s eco-friendly landmark
Alhambra: A Islamic treasure in Southern Spain
Youssou N’Dour: Answering a Familiar Call

2011

First Lady Michelle Obama Honors Youth Arts and Humanities at The White House (2011)
In Step with Fela! Yeah-yeah!

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