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World Cafe Travel Adventure exploring Australia!!

World Cafe Travel Adventure - Exploring Australia - September 2016

Looking for a unique travel experience or an absolutely amazing gift for someone this holiday season? How about a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Australia to kick of World Cafe’s 25th Anniversary? That’s right - we’ll be exploring the sites, scenes and great music of Australia in September 2016, and we want you to join us! From the natural beauty of the Great Barrier Reef to the sophistication of Sydney, Melbourne, and Cairns this trip has it all – including the unique musical experiences you’d expect with the World Cafe.

World Cafe Travel Adventure - Stockholm and Amsterdam - June 2015

David Dye and the team here at XPN will be adding a few musical experiences and recording sessions with Swedish Artists in Stockholm to the itinerary for our World Cafe Sense of Place series. As our past travelers know, these will be memorable and unique. We have travelled to band's home studios in Buenos Aires, attended exclusive club performances in Dublin and seen the raw blues in juke joints in Mississippi.

World Cafe Travel Adventure - Iceland - June 2014

From its Viking poet past to its modern troubadours, we discovered Iceland heritage and music.

World Cafe Travel Adventure - Rio - April 2012
From the Bossa Nova to the Soaring Sounds of Bahia, Discover South America!

World Cafe spent 11 days in South America, from Salvador, Brazil to Rio de Janeiro then to Buenos Aires, Argentina. Check out the Trip Itinerary

World Cafe Travel Adventure
Walking In Memphis and the Mississippi Blues Trail

David Dye traveled to Memphis and Clarksdale, Mississippi on October 24 - October 28, 2012. Check out the trip's itinerary and more here.

World Cafe Travel Adventure - Cuba - June 2012

World Cafe spent 8 days in Havana and Trinidad in June, exploring this fascinating country of Cuban Jazz and salsa. Check out the travel photos. Trip Itinerary. Travel provided by Insight Cuba, a division of Cross-Cultural Solutions; a licensed provider of people-to-people travel.

World Cafe Travel Adventure - New Orleans - January 2012

From January 22 - 28, 2012, World Cafe host David Dye was on a World Cafe Travel Adventure in New Orleans with a group of XPN fans along with XPN-ers Kim Junod, the Senior Producer of World Cafe, and WXPN Station Manager Roger LaMay. Check out Roger's RadioVideo.

Radio Video #58 - World Cafe Travel Adventure to New Orleans

David Dye and Roger LaMay on a World Cafe Travel adventure to New Orleans. They see the French Quarter, have a crawfish boil, attend a World Cafe session with Soul Rebels, plus loads more music and fun!

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Here's some photo highlights of the World Cafe Travel Adventure to New Orleans.

World Cafe Travel Adventure - Ireland - April 2011

From April 2 - 11, 2011, David Dye and 70 WXPN listeners traveled to Ireland for a World Cafe Travel Adventure. Here's the photos to highlight the trip! Enjoy. Photos by XPN's Bruce Warren.

Radio Video 54 Trip Highlights
Bell XI, the Villagers, Paul Brady, and Kissing the Blarney Stone

Watch Radio Video 54 hosted by Roger LaMay. See highlights of the April 2011 World Cafe Travel Adventure to Ireland, including , and catch the World Cafe taping at the Gravity Bar overlooking Dublin, with the Villagers and Bell X1 performing live. See sites like the Cliffs of Moher, and a concert with singer-songwriter, Paul Brady at the Kings Court Castle in Limerick, Ireland, and XPN's Bruce Warren kissing the Blarney Stone!

Watch Radio Video from World Cafe Travel Adventure to Ireland in 2011.

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