Radio Flyer

Audio on Demand:
Selected features from Connected Traveler Radio
Hosted by Russell Johnson


Sydney on the Rocks: A pub stroll through historic Sydney, Australia  

A Bai Wedding: We go to a wedding in Yunnan Province, China.

The Way To Shangri-La: On the edge of the Tibetan Plateau, China has named this place Shangri-la.

Descent into the Borneo Underground: Cave Crawling in Sarawak.

 Health Travel: To Bangkok for a Checkup

Macau: Portugal in China

Nirvana Tonic: a Cruise on the River Kwai

Bangkok: Mai Pen Rai or So Be It

North America

Under the Golden Gate: A troll’s ear view of The Bridge

Times Square, New York: Mr. Peanut Speaks

Chicken Hunt: Tracking New York City’s Tic Tac Toe Chicken

The Tall Trees: California’s Redwoods

Old Las Vegas: Stories from the man who taught Don Rickles to Water ski.

Gear and Gloating in Las Vegas: Horse Walks into A Bar.

Mt. Shasta, California: Jerusalem for the Weird

Hawaii’s Big Island: Magnanomous Meanderings.

Dearth Valley: If less is more, what is nothing?

Harpin’ The Ling: California’s Anderson Valley, where people speak in tongues.

Banff, Canada: Rutting time and the first snowfall

South and Central America

Salvador da Bahia, Brazil: The Other Carnival

Costa Rica: Global Warming in the Monteverde Cloud Forest

Cancun, Mexico: Deja Bu All Over Again


Whither Belgium: Is Belgium Really Necessary?

Varmland Sweden: Midnight in the Garden of Swedes and Norwegians

Lake Garda, Italy: The Mad Poet’s Society

Budapest, Hungary: Wine, Song and Women Who Look Like Zsa Zsa.

London, England: The Ministry of Not-So-Silly Walks.


Taxis of the World.

Lost in Tschotskiland: An Essay on Souvenirs.

An Interview With Joseph Sutter, Father of the Boeing 747