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Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions

Burt Wolf, an internationally syndicated television journalist and prolific public television host, provides an overview of the area and its history, then introduces the people, architecture, art, culture, food and tourist attractions of some of the world's most interesting locations. His relaxed, personable and irreverent style makes the episodes both informative and entertaining.

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Saturday, Mar 17, 2012 - 2:30 PM    "The Matterhorn Region, Switzerland" Burt takes us on a helicopter tour of Switzerland's most beautiful Alpine peaks, discovers why glaciers form and why the earth will get warmer during the next four decades, no matter what. We ride the highest cogwheel railroad in Europe, go to the top of the Matterhorn and find out why people started climbing mountains in the first place, meet the dogs of St. Bernard, watch the championship battle of the fighting cows and hear the oldest playable organ in the world. D
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More Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions on PLUS (MT)
Saturday, Mar 17, 2012 - 2:30 PM "The Matterhorn Region, Switzerland" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Mar 24, 2012 - 2:30 PM "Graubuenden, Switzerland" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Mar 31, 2012 - 2:30 PM "Taiwan" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Apr 7, 2012 - 2:30 PM "The Shrine of Guadalupe" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Apr 14, 2012 - 2:30 PM "Taipei" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Apr 21, 2012 - 2:30 PM "Mexico City" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Apr 28, 2012 - 2:30 PM "The History and Science of Shopping" (PLUS)
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Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 2:30 PM "The Future of Shopping" (PLUS)
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Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 2:30 PM "The Shrine at Czestochowa, Poland" (PLUS)
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Saturday, May 19, 2012 - 2:30 PM "Southwestern, France" (PLUS)
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