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Air Date: Wed, Mar 13, 2019 5:00 PM
With Englishman Peter Barakan as the host, each edition of Japanology Plus presents fresh insights into Japanese life and culture.
Air Date: Thu, Aug 3, 2017 8:00 PM
Hawai‘i has the Dubious Distinction of having more visitor drowning deaths than any other place in the country. According to the State Department of Health, Hawai‘i’s visitor drowning rate is 13 times the national average, and 10 times the rate for residents.
Air Date: Thu, Jun 22, 2017 8:00 PM
Short-term vacation rental companies like Airbnb are changing the tourism industry – and quite possibly your neighborhood. Opponents of this phenomenon say illegal or “underground” vacation rentals drive up housing prices and change the character of neighborhoods. Airbnb proponents say it has stabilized Hawai‘i’s housing market.
Air Date: Thu, Sep 3, 2015 11:00 PM
This program looks at how, ten years later, the city of New Orleans has achieved what seemed almost unimaginable a decade ago: the resurrection of one of America’s most beloved cities.
Air Date: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 9:00 PM
The National Mall, placed in the very center of our nation’s capital, is a landscape unlike any other. Lined by some of the world’s finest museums and dotted with monuments to the country’s most revered figures, the National Mall draws millions of visitors each year.