Totem Poles of the First Nations in Vancouver, Canada.JPG

2021

Discover President Joe Biden’s Delaware
Tourism in Washington, D.C. amid COVID and the 2021 Presidential Inauguration
Enjoying the World as a Plus-size Traveler

2020

Uncovering Appalachia
Revisiting the Little Rock Nine experience with Ernest Green
Family RV Travel
Eric Deggans, NPR TV critic and Author of ‘RACE-BAITER” on Language, Travel and Media
Flaws in American Democracy examined and Home Exchanges for Travel
Philanthropist and Author David Rubenstein on Leadership and Travel
Traveling Route 66 and Crossing Europe in an RV
SPECIAL: Remembering 9/11
What does the future of travel look like?
Profile: Helen Hernandez, CEO of the North American Travel Journalists Association (Part 1)
Author Janet Cheatham Bell on Literature, American History and Travel
Controlling the Narratives on Race, Transformation and Travel
Creating “The Great Outdoors” while stuck indoors
Travel’s New Normal
Toronto-based travel journalist Helen Hatzis offers thoughts about Travel’s future
Satisfying Wanderlust during COVID-19
Considerations for LGBTQ+ travelers and Life as a Digital Nomad
Perspectives on American History and Culture
Exploring the Green Book trail and Rochester’s African-American Heritage
Kansas City’s African-American Heritage
Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – Dreaming the DREAM

2019

Profiles: John Schneider and Kendol Bacchus
Insights: Ansel Adams and Mahisha Dellinger
Salute to Patriotism and Statesmanship
In the Footsteps of Birmingham’s Civil Rights Movement (Lowell Thomas Award-Winning show)
Exploring Wilmington, Delaware – A European experience in American history
Reviving North Carolina Towns through Art and Tourism
Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Beyond Dutch Country
Exploring Martha’s Vineyard and the American south
Beyond New Orleans French Quarter
Washington DC’s GI Film Festival
Quebec City’s New France Festival – a walk through Canadian history
UN Foundation’s Girl Up! conference
New Orleans’ Hidden Black History
Celebrating Black History – In Literary Color
Traveling the Underground Railroad from Virginia to Ontario

2018

Honoring JFK, our Veterans Gold Star Families
Exploring Las Vegas, Jacksonville (FL), Wisconsin and the Czech Republic
Inside North Carolina’s Outer Banks
Celebrating the US National Park Service Centennial and exploring World Heritage Sites in Conflict Zones
Traveling through Puerto Vallarta and Tequila, Mexico
National Geographic Adventure, Born To Explore & Cherry Blossoms Centennial
The Art & Architectural Renaissance of Lynchburg, Virginia
Travels with Maya Angelou, Ellis Marsalis, Sandra Izsadore and Michele Wood
Travel Photography, Patricia Cornwell, Children’s Museum, David Rockefeller, Jr.

2017

Walking and singing our way through Birmingham, Alabama’s rich history
North American Int’l Auto Show & Lansing treasures

2016

“Somewhere in Time” at Mackinac Island’s historic Grand Hotel
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
Traveling with singers Gloria Loring, Rene Marie and Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr.

2015

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
James Carville and Mary Matalin on New Orleans; living along Paris’s rue des Martyrs
Traveling Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania beyond the steel industry
Montana – In search of dinosaur fossils and gold from Missouri River to Zortman
Life as a DEA agent & surviving child trafficking
IZOD Indycar”s Simona de Silvestro, History of Catholicism & Panther Conservation
Traveling with actor Eric Braeden and Johnny Jet
Exploring New Orleans’ Laura Plantation and the Faubourg Treme neighborhood
Inside the Calgary Stampede and Siksika Nation
Ohio’s Cedar Point Amusement Park & Perry’s Victory Memorial
Make A Wish, Adventure Travel Law, Globetrotting Lessons
Around Mackinac Island and Destination Speed Dating at #SATW
Eastern Montana – From Dinosaurs to Drag Racing
White House Travel Summit explores Global Citizenship
Exploring historic Norfolk, VA
Gettysburg beyond the Battlefield
Yahoo! travel editor, historic San Antonio and Orlando beyond the theme parks
Michigan historical travel from Detroit to Mackinac Island

2014

A conversation with Maya Angelou and revisiting Detroit
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2014: History and Voodoo (Hour 2)
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
Wayward and Vagabondish travelers, a Dogs Vacay
Traveling with National Geographic TV’s “Diggers”
Traveling Maryland’s “Star-Spangled Banner” Trail
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2013 – Hour One
BOOK CLUB: The Long Ride & Children’s book club
Grammy-nominee Rene Marie sings Eartha Kit and Cheetah Conservation
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2014: History, Music & WWII Museum (Hour 1)
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2014: History, Music & WWII Museum (Hour 1)
Midwest Treasures: Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and Michigan’s State Capitol
America by Harley, Roller Coaster Thrills and California Wines
Oscar-nominated Directors: Greg MacGillivray & Robert Bilheimer
Peter Greenberg, Travel Friends & Jazz
Black Patriots and Global Learning

2013

Inside National Geographic Traveler, Buddha Bar DC and eco-friendly jewelry
Saddle Up for Montana – from Whitefish to the Great Plains
Montana Journey – Havre, Malta and Glasgow
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
Exploring Old Settlers and Henry Ford’s Legacy
BOOK CLUB: The Long Ride
Preview of FestiGals Conference and New Orleans Entertainment Industry
BOOK CLUB: Tales from the Tarmac
A Paralympian’s Story, California History & Ending Human Trafficking
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2013 – Hour Two
BOOK CLUB: A Journey into Dorothy Parker’s New York
Mother, Daughter & Girlfriend Getaways
BOOK CLUB: A Far Cry From Sunset
Norfolk’s Underground Railroad, Student Travel and Decoding Autism
American Uprising, the Polaris Project & a SEAsoned Chef
Breaking Barriers, Maya Roads & Ethical Fashion
BOOK CLUB: “Coincidence is God’s Way of Remaining Anonymous”
From Folk music and Jazz
Exciting Travel Events!
GOLD AWARD: On The Road to Freedom, a civil rights trail
LEGACY SHOW: Louisiana’s Other Side
LEGACY SHOW: Vancouver & The 2010 Winter Olympics
LEGACY SHOW: 2010 Winter Olympic Coverage in Vancouver
LEGACY SHOW: Vancouver’s Olympic Sustainability
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2010 – Hour 1
The artist voice from Hollywood, New York and Beyond
FilmAid International, Mystery at Sea & Accessible Travel Tips
Trackside at the Baltimore Grand Prix
Inside the 2012 USA Paralympic Judo Team and Blind Judo Foundation

2012

America’s Great Migration, Gospel and Panda-monia
LEGACY SHOW: Crazy River, Spirit Stones, Maya 2010 for Authors Corner – May 12,2012

2011

Celebrating Veterans Day, Chatting with Don Diamont and Christian Siriano, plus Maya 2012
Music Revolution, Everett Potter’s Travel Report and ecofashion
LEGACY SHOW: RFK Jr’s Reflections, Green Living, and Letters to Zerky
Children of Civil Rights and Defenders of Human Rights

2010

MythBusters, Humane Society’s Travel and Living Without Reservations
LEGACY SHOW: Exploring Seattle’s music scene
How Grassroot Soccer is transforming lives
LEGACY SHOW: The Reno River Festival
LEGACY SHOW: Reno River Fest & Finding Rhett Butler
Soccer and a “Survivor” Against Domestic Violence
LEGACY SHOW: Actress Stefanie Powers on conservation and Treasure Hunter Kirsten Gum
LEGACY SHOW: All Aboard the Alberta Train
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: Historic Civil Rights sites in Montgomery, Alabama
LEGACY SHOW: Historic Civil Rights sites in Detroit, Michigan
LEGACY SHOW: Uncovering Baltimore’s African-American heritage
LEGACY SHOW: A conversation with Peter Greenberg from the US-Africa Summit
LEGACY SHOW: Corporate Social Responsibility from the US-Africa Summit
LEGACY SHOW: Conversation with former Virgin America CEO Fred Reid
LEGACY SHOW: Bringing black history alive with the National Black Tourism Network
LEGACY SHOW: Exploring Black History in Independence, Missouri
LEGACY SHOW: National Great Blacks in Wax Museum in Baltimore, Maryland
LEGACY SHOW: Island Adventures on Puerto Rico
LEGACY SHOW: Adventure Travel and Voluntourism
LEGACY SHOW: Talking travel with sportscaster Kenny Albert

2009

LEGACY SHOW: Daniel & Nathan Boone’s Missouri
LEGACY SHOW: Cruising through Alaska’s Glacier National Park
LEGACY SHOW: Family Vacations in the Northeast of America
LEGACY SHOW: All About Juneau, Alaska
LEGACY SHOW: Volunteer Vacations 101
LEGACY SHOW: Visiting Vermont and Understanding the Nexus program
LEGACY SHOW: Exploring Whistler, British Columbia
LEGACY SHOW: National Travel and Tourism Week
LEGACY SHOW: Historic Civil Rights Sites in Richmond, Virginia
LEGACY SHOW: National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
LEGACY SHOW: Deep in the Heart of Amarillo, Texas
LEGACY SHOW: Accessible travel with Victor Pineda
LEGACY SHOW: Immersion Travel USA and “Bucket List” Destinations
LEGACY SHOW: Exploring Seattle’s music scene

2008

LEGACY SHOW: Horseback riding on the Big Island of Hawaii
LEGACY SHOW: A Taste of Shreveport
LEGACY SHOW: Travel and Security Changes
LEGACY SHOW: Chatting with Tourism Cares and Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter
LEGACY SHOW: Launch of Virgin America and Airline Industry Updates
LEGACY SHOW: The Musical Legacy of Memphis
LEGACY SHOW: Safe Travel and Voluntourism

2007

LEGACY SHOW: Historic Bedford County Pennsylvania
LEGACY SHOW: International Travel Tips with U.S. Government Officials

2021

January 12: National Shop for Travel Day
Celebrating the joy of travel on National Shop for Travel Day

2020

Mysteries of the Superstition Wilderness
Holiday from Home with Virtual Tours
Giving Thanks in 2020
Maunakea – The White Mountain
Fleeing the cold to weather the storms
Save Money and the Planet in Breckenridge
Road trip tips: Spend less and make the most out of your journey on wheels
Exploring the Depths of Hawaii’s Volcanoes National Park
Discovering My Home State Treasures
How to Stay Safe on the Trails
Glacier National Park: A beautiful place with an ugly history
Safer abroad? Black American travelers are glad to be outside the U.S.
Discover Black History and Culture While Traveling the USA
Responsible and Cultural Travel in Montana
What to do about Racism and Bigotry as Travelers of Conscience and Culture
Back to my Roots: A Road Trip Brings Restoration and Hope
Viewing Today’s World Through Journalistic Eyes: Can Travel Heal The Divide?
World Footprints Stands with Black Lives Matter
Giving Up On Perfect: A Road-Trip Through USA
Re-entering the world with new footprints: Navigating the current landscape
From lockdown to isolation: My COVID-19-fuelled journey home
Silence in Big Sur, silence in between
Rediscovering and Reviving American Culture
Have a high time in Albuquerque
Swim with whale sharks – the largest fish in the ocean
How Spending Time Alone on the Pacific Crest Trail Changed My Life
Travel greener in 2020 with these 5 incredible Amtrak journeys

2019

Mexico’s street dog problem — and how travelers are part of the solution
Is It Still Midnight in Savannah?
Ellijay, Georgia: Extraordinarily out of the Ordinary
One Night in Jail: A Travel Horror Story
The Saanich Peninsula: A Family Farm Haven on Vancouver Island
St. Simons Museum Shows that War is Hell on the Home Front, Too.
Protecting Pottery and the Past
Franklin, Tennessee’s Historic Trilogy
Civil War History at a Crossroads
Ladies of Laura: A Southern Plantation Run by Women
Gangsters, Monkeys and Mines: Exploring the Diverse History of a Florida County
Where to Celebrate National Pride Month This June
The Bittersweet Experience of Repatriation
Rats and Astronauts: Street Art in Oaxaca
East Coast History Road Trip
Greenpoint, Brooklyn: A Polish Neighborhood
The Virginia Holocaust Museum in Richmond
Enterprise Alabama: Thank the Boll Weevil
The East Coast Trail: How far are you willing to go?
Roadside Stops between Los Angeles and Las Vegas
The Heidelberg Project: A Detroit Artist’s Political Protest
Exploring Niagara Falls

2018

Cajun Culture in Lafayette Parish
Washington DC: An Exploration of a Thriving Poetry Scene
Western New York’s New Onöhsagwëde’ Cultural Center
Early American History in Harmony, Pennsylvania
No Roads Lead to Stehekin
Martha’s Vineyard: A Vacation Journey Through Black History and Black Film
Spiral Jetty: Making the Trek to the Famed Utah Earthwork
Exploring Portland’s Multicultural Offerings
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
Anthony Bourdain and the Stories Left Untold
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

2017

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

2016

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

2015

America under the radar
Kansas City – More than just a Sleepy Mid-Western City
5 reasons to visit California’s wine country

2014

Exploring Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores from Cedar Point to beyond
Sevierville, Tennessee – There’s more to see than Dollywood
10 Free Things to do in New Orleans
The Caves of Kentucky
Distinguishing between a U.S. State Department Travel Warning and Travel Alert
Traveling with Pets in the USA
World Footprints wins two travel journalism awards
Unique African-American History Attractions – Beyond Black History Month

2013

Dive into Volunteer Travel
World Footprints Book Club kicks off with actress Gloria Loring
Agritourism Meets Fun at Forks And Corks Festival

2012

Screening of Cape Spin: An American Power Struggle

2011

World Footprints Featured in New Book
First Lady Michelle Obama Honors Youth Arts and Humanities at The White House (2011)
Experiencing Colombia through the Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Travel Tip: Volunteer Travel
Camp Joy – A young traveler experiences the joy of voluntourism
Agritourism Events Offering Authentic Experiences
Unique Places to Celebrate Black History

2010

10 Tips to Responsible Travel
Girlfriends Getaway with New Friends
World Footprints radio receives Top Award
Travelogue: Vancouver Olympics 2010 – Day One

2008

Day Ten through the Canadian Rockies– Towards Calgary and Home
Canadian Rockies train journey on day seven: Discovering Banff
Canadian Rockies Day Five: A Happy Birthday from Vancouver to Kamloops

2020

Author Janet Cheatham Bell on Civil Rights, Empowerment and Travel
U.S. Democracy examined and Home Exchange inspirations
Controlling Your Narrative and Preserving Truth in Race Relations, Empowerment and Travel
Discovering ‘The Great Indoors’ with travel photographer and writer of Erin Outdoors
Food and Travel – Experiencing Greece in Toronto with journalist Jim Bamboulis
Travel Journalist Helen Hatzis, one of ‘Canada’s Nicest People’, on travel and life post-coronavirus
COVID-19 Report from Mexico
A COVID-19 Survivor’s Message
Take the “Island Time” challenge with San Juan Islands during COVID-19
Traveling from Cape Town to Vancouver during a pandemic
Connecting Across Distances: COVID-19 Impact on Puerto Rico
Surviving COVID-19 with Kindness in Florida

2019

The Red Rocks of Sedona, Arizonia
The White House Fall Garden Tour (2012)
Exploring historic Norfolk, Virginia
Sailing the Potomac River on the Minnie V
Digging up dinosaurs in Montana

2018

Christmas on the Potomac at Maryland’s National Harbor
A Look at the Calgary Stampede – “The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth”
Travel as an Antidote to Divisiveness | Tonya Fitzpatrick | TEDxWayneStateU

2017

Finding Truth in an Uncertain World | Tonya Fitzpatrick | TEDxWilmingtonWomen
Tonya’s TEDx talk about her path from attorney to travel journalist

2014

Tonya and Ian on New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival

2013

The Underground Railroad through Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
“Light Works” opening reception at the Embassy of Finland
Venus Williams offers recipes for success
G.I. Film Festival (GIFF)
Local culinary finds by Tonya on WUSA 9 television
Swimming with gentle giants at the Georgia Aquarium
Peter Greenberg offers common sense international travel tips

2012

President Obama welcomes the Texas Baylor Bears
President Obama welcomes the New York Giants
Highlights from the 68th United Nations General Assembly
Naturalization Ceremony at the White House 2012
Letting the Good Times Roll at New Orleans French Quarter Festival 2012
History lesson from Fort McHenry
President Obama awards the 2011 National Medals of Art and Medals of Humanities

2011

First Lady Michelle Obama during 2011 White House Christmas
White House Christmas Tour 2011
Remembering 9/11 – Inside the Pentagon Chapel and Memorial
Behind the scenes at the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix (2011)
Ottawa, Canada’s House of Parliament spectacular
Toronto’s Caribana Festival
President Obama welcomes the New Orleans Saints
Diving and dining with whales at The Georgia Aquarium
New Orleans’ French Quarter Festival 2011
National Asian Heritage Festival (2011)
Banana Fosters magic at Brennan’s in New Orleans
A few minutes with Air Force One and President Obama
Domestic Travel Trips from Peter Greenberg

2010

First Lady Michelle Obama previews the 2010 White House Christmas Tour
“Simple Gifts” – White House Christmas Tour (2010)
Arrival of the official White House Christmas Tree (2010)
President Obama awards the 2010 National Medals of Arts and National Humanities Medals
Rajmohan Gandhi at the Embassy of Switzerland
New Orleans Saints at the White House and flight of Marine One from the South Lawn
Calgary Stampede (2010)
Calgary Stampede – The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth
Rajmohan Gandhi at the Embassy of Switzerland, Part II
Reno River Fest with Archie and the Acers
New Orleans French Quarter Festival Parade 2010
Looking forward to the Sochi Olympics from the 2010 Vancouver Games

2009

Alaska the Beautiful
Aboard the American Safari (now Un-cruise Adventures) in Alaska
Relaxing with dolphins on Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
An evening on the Blackfoot Crossing Reservation in Alberta, Canada
The Art of (Mechanical) Bull Riding
Scenes from St. Louis
Changing of the Guards in Ottawa, Canada

2008

The Great Circus in Milwaukee
Seeing San Francisco by air
Traveling Missouri’s Black History Trail

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