A trip to New York City includes a backstage visit with the performance group STOMP; a talk with former mayor Ed Koch; a walk through the USS Intrepid; and food and music at the Wells Jazz Club in Harlem.
Festivals in Australia include the Adelaide Fringe Festival, the Port Fairy Folk Festival and the Moomba Parade. Included: street performers, music and costumes. Hosts: Michelle Krusiec, Barbara Alvarez and Patrick Michael.
Barbara Alvarez, Pearce Bunting and Robin Kipp travel to Feria de San Marcos and Aguascalientes, Mexico, where they indulge in a culinary adventure, kick up their heels dancing and do a little bullfighting.
Finnish culture is celebrated with the Midsummer Festival in Seurasaari, Finland, with food, bonfires and fertility rites. Also: a traditional wedding. Hosts: Foster Solomon, Michelle Krusiec, Pearce Bunting.