Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions

Episode Guide


Season 12


Atlantic Crossing (#1201)

In 1911, Burt's grandmother and her one-year old daughter, Burt's mother, boarded a ship in ...

Season 11


Connecting The Dots In America (#1108)

During Burt's 40 years of reporting, he has lived through a half-dozen recessions in the United ...

Taiwan - A Sense Of Place - Part Four (#1107)

In 1869, Francis Galton, an English anthropologist argued that all talent was the result of ...

Taiwan - A Sense Of Place - Part Three (#1106)

In 1869, Francis Galton, an English anthropologist argued that all talent was the result of ...

What Are They Eating In The Photograph (#1105)

This program looks at a group of famous photographs that have something to do with eating and ...

German Immigration To The U.S. (#1104)

We tend to think that the largest groups to immigrate to America were from Italy or Ireland. But ...

Burt Wolf's Family Vacation (#1103)

Each summer, Burt takes his wife, a selection of his sons and daughter-in-laws and grandchildren to ...

Touring Ireland (#1102)

Burt visits Ireland's great pilgrimage sites, follows the trails of St. Patrick, investigates the ...

Luzern, Switzerland (#1101)

Burt takes a lake steamer to the foot of Mount Pilatus and rides the steepest cogwheel railway in ...

Season 10


Springfield, Illinois (#1010)

Burt takes us for a ride on America's great mother road, Route 66, and tells us how it transformed ...

San Francisco, California (#1009)

San Francisco is a city whose present day gleam began with the discovery of glittering gold. The ...

Belgium (#1008)

Burt takes a look at Belgium and tours the capital city of Brussels. We'll find out why beer is the ...

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