News & Public Affairs02/23/12 Liz McKibbon
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday Listen to this entire show:
Despite the ongoing U.S. embargo of Cuba, it’s now easier for educational trips to the island. A group of University of Tampa students and professors traveled to Cuba as part of a cultural studies class. They presented their experiences to a standing-room-only crowd at UT’s Vaughn Center Wednesday.
Seventeen students and three professors made the trip f...Be the first to comment
11/13/09 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday Listen to this entire show:
When you travel, do you look for destinations that have a predictable and homogeneous appearance and feel, or do you gravitate toward locations with a unique environment and authentic history?
If you fall into the latter category, a newly-updated list of destinations might give you some ideas. The current edition of National Geographic Traveler rates 133 worldwide destinations, including three in Florida, for ...Be the first to comment
04/07/09 Doris Norrito
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday Listen to this entire show:
Tours to Israel have always enjoyed popularity. But visits to the Israeli occupied Palestinian West Bank are discouraged by news of terrorist attacks and government warnings. Palestinian run tour groups offer a different view for travelers to the Holy Land.
Last November, the First World Religious Travel Expo and Educational Conference was held in Orlando. For the first time, Palestine tour trips were represented. Although both Israeli and Palestinian tours include visits to sacred Christi...Be the first to comment
08/16/08 Mary Glenney and Arlene Engelhardt
From A Woman's Point of View Listen to this entire show:
Jan Setzekorn and Sadia Ahmed talked about their travels on the Amazon and about the rights of indigenous peoples in South America.Be the first to comment