This episode features Emily Walsh, a young woman who moved to Taiwan, and has traveled extensively. Emily talks about taking chances, learning new cultures, and making friends around the world. Listen now!
We spent the day in East Knoxville, including visiting the Beck Cultural Exchange Center. Listen to the latest episode to find out about the Center and African-American history in Knoxville, TN.
A quick stop for coffee and a sweet snack.
The Beck Cultural Exchange Center
Beck is Knoxville’s own African-American history museum, as well as research center and cultural exchange.
Last Days of Autumn
Lunch at a local brewery.
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Did I eat in Boston? Did I drink? Yes, yes, I did. Listen to the episode to find out where and what. Hint, there was Guinness involved. In addition to Boston eats, this episode includes the Derby in Salem, MA and some dining in Providence, Rhode Island.
Outside of Boston
While in Boston, I knew that I had to make the trip up to Salem. Did I mention that it was October? So, on a Saturday, in October, I went to Salem. It was rainy and busy. The pics don’t show a lot of people because they were all at the witch museum. After Salem, I headed back into Boston to check out the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.
In the 3rd episode from Boston, MA. I finish up my first day with a visit to the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company and the Old State House. I tell the story of Crispus Attucks, the first person killed in the Boston Massacre and the first American killed in the Revolutionary War.
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This episode tells the story of Lewis Hayden, an escaped slave from Kentucky. Hayden went on to become an integral figure in the anti-slavery movement. Hayden and his wife, Harriet, provided a safe haven for hundreds of escaped slaves.
I’m starting off the new season with Boston, MA. Part 1 encompasses arrival and some histories. Arrival will give you some tips on public transportation to and from the airport and some info on the train systems. This episode will also cover the Boston Women’s Heritage Trail in the Back Bay East Area.
Women’s Heritage Trail
A quick review of breweries in Knoxville, TN. Knoxville is home to If you love beer, plan to visit, or live in the area, listen to this episode!
Schulz Bräu Brewing
Pretentious Beer Co.
Crafty Bastard Brewery
Links for Knoxville Breweries
The story of the Clinton 12 and the desegregation of the first state funded high school in the south.
A quick visit to my hometown of Danville, KY. This episode features pizza, beer, history, and entertainment. Be sure to listen to the Jane Todd Crawford episode, too!
Bluegrass Pizza and Pub
A great beer selection and excellent pizza. The service was also top notch!
An outdoor summer stock theatre.
Frank X. Walker In the podcast I said he doesn’t have a website, but it seems he does! Check it out!