Society And Culture Podcasts
The Baptistery is a building that is beautiful to look at, both inside and out, a masterpiece of architecture whose beginnings date back to antiquity. Like many holy places in Europe, there is no way of telling exactly how long the Baptistery has been revered. The origins of the temple, dedicated to St. John the Baptist, are uncertain but according to local lore there has been some sort of shrine on this spot since ancient Roman times, a temple dedicated to Mars, the Roman god of war. This is track one of a multi-track tour, to download the complete tour visit www.tourcaster.com
Take in the history of this unique community by exploring three of the most beautiful Ukrainian churches, and learn of the Ukrainian culture by experiencing some of their authentic restaurants and bakeries. Due to the success an influence of the Ukrainian Village, Chicago became sister cities with Kiev, the capital of Ukraine in 1991. This is track one of a multi-track tour, to download the entire tour, visit www.Tourcaster.com
Explore the sights and smells this National Botanical Garden has to offer, from the Fragrance Garden to the numerous, diverse paths. This garden boasts 9000 species of South African flora, including Cycads dating back to the Jurassic era. This is track one of a multi-track tour, to download the entire tour, visit www.Tourcaster.com
Cape Town is a gem of a city. It is a truly multifaceted haven for anyone who visits and those who call it home. Its mixture of vivacious nightlife, provincial charm, and breathtaking landscapes offers something for everyone. It is as romantic as it is adventurous, historic as it is cosmopolitan. In Cape Town, a typical day might look like this: hop on a cable car in the morning and watch the sun come up from the top of Table Mountain, take a relaxing stroll through the Botanical Gardens in the afternoon, and end the day with some fine shopping and dining on the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. And if this itinerary sounds too tame for you, adventure seekers will find plenty of surfing, windsurfing, and skin-diving along the coast. There is not much you can’t do in this South African capital. However, don’t think of Cape Town as merely a tourist attraction. All of the city’s wonderful features have roots in its fascinating past and much of Cape Town exists today because somebody had to fight for it. This audio guide offers some pertinent information to help you get around the "Mother City" with ease.
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The panoramic tour reveals Jerusalem through its unique scenery. One of the most multifaceted cities in the world and with almost 4000 years of history, Jerusalem embraces a singular mosaic of civilizations, sights and religions. Despite its variety, the core of Jerusalem comprises a relative small area. One of the best ways to feel and unravel the Jerusalem puzzle is to tour first around its main lookout points – many of them located within walking distance or a short drive. Just by listening to the tour you will get a sense of Jerusalem’s uniqueness, and once you stand before the vistas you will be thrilled by the inspiring sights. This is track one of a multi-track tour, to download the complete tour, visit www.tourcaster.com.
Jaffa, one of the oldest port cities in the Mediterranean, has become a must-see for every Tel Aviv visitor. Built on a high cliff overlooking modern Tel Aviv, the trendy and bustling city is a fascinating contrast with Jaffa’s captivating ancient port, archaeological exhibits that present 4000 years of history, picturesque artists' quarter and lookout point with a unique view of the coastline. The tour also leads you to Jaffa’s intimate lanes while showcasing its historical landmarks from the days of the Egyptians, Phoenicians, the Old and New Testaments, the Crusaders, Napoleon and the Turks. This is track one of a multi-track tour, to download the complete tour, visit www.tourcaster.com.
While walking between the wise old houses of Budapest (capital of Hungary) discover its interesting sights, most of them part of the World Heritage. The guide is always with you and not only presents you the sights, but also gives you useful tips, for example where to eat a typical Hungarian "Gundel pancake". The Budapest audioguide includes also a lot of bonus surprises: - How to Get There - a short e-book that explains the public transportation system of Budapest, and gives you tips on how to get to each of the sites in the audioguide. - Hungarian Lesson - an audio and written lesson to help you learn basic Hungarian words and phrases you may need during your visit, including the name of specific Hungarian dishes. - Hungarian Folk Tale - an audio recording of a Hungarian folk tale, giving you a better understanding of the Hungarian mentality. This is track one of a multi-track tour, to download the complete tour, visit www.tourcaster.com
OzLeisure Traveller is a show aimed at Australians (and for that matter, all nationalities) looking to travel around the world. As most people know, the very best source of information to visitors to any part of the world are tourist boards, and in this series, we will be talking to tourist boards from as many countries as possible, asking them to talk about the events and attractions in their area. There is no limit to the number of things to see and do in all countires, and we hope to bring you the very best of what is on offer.
Disney Moms and Dads discuss Disney World Trip Planning, Disney World Events, and News with a fun family and Mom's point of view. Join us each week on the MouseChat.net PodCast as we discuss the latest Disney news from the parks and resorts all around Disney World. For Disney Fans by Disney Fans.
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