This Week in Travel – Episode 119

This week’s guest is Catherine Hamm, travel editor for the LA Times. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts This Week’s News Some hotels with free Wi-Fi consider charging for it The only state that doesn’t have a national park wants one Paid Vacation? That’s Not Cool. You Know What’s Cool? Paid, PAID Vacation Airport officials find baby …

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Varberg Radio Station

Varberg Radio Station UNESCO World Heritage Site

From the Varberg Radio Station World Heritage inscription: The Varberg Radio Station at Grimeton in southern Sweden (built 1922–24) is an exceptionally well-preserved monument to early wireless transatlantic communication. It consists of the transmitter equipment, including the aerial system of six 127-m high steel towers. Although no longer in regular use, the equipment has been …

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Rock Carvings in Tanum

Rock Carvings in Tanum UNESCO World Heritage Site

From the World Heritage inscription: The range of motifs, techniques, and compositions on the Tanum rock carvings provide exceptional evidence of many aspects of life in the European Bronze Age. The continuity of settlement and consistency in land use in the Tanum area, as illustrated by the rock art, the archaeological remains, and the features …

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