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John Tidworth, United Kingdom
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  • "Excellent audio commentry"

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    I have been to Paris about twice a year for the past five years as I just love the city and the people. This audio guide is fantastic. I have listened to it a couple of times now and I am not even due to leave for Paris for another three days! There is a drawback though - not in the guide but in the format which it is presented here. You have no clear idea where the walks are going to take you as you lack the important items the "real" guide has if you bought it from a shop - the illustrated maps. This is not a major problem though and I am getting over it by going though the guide once more with a city map to hand so I can note down the routes.

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    Pariswalks

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs)
    • By Sonia Landes, Alison Landes
    • Narrated By Gates McFadden
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    Thousands of visitors to Paris have walked through its historic and enchanting quarters with the classic Pariswalks guidebook in hand. Now you can put on your earphones, keep your eyes on the historic buildings, colorful shops, and hidden courtyards, and enjoy your own personally guided audio tour of Paris with the Pariswalks Audio Guide. Each walk is designed as a fascinating half day experience.

    Glen says: "Memorable"
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  • 3.6 (25 ratings)
    Walk and Talk Venice (






UNABRIDGED) by Allessandro Giannatasio, Chas Carner Narrated by Maria Tucci

    Walk and Talk Venice

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Allessandro Giannatasio, Chas Carner
    • Narrated By Maria Tucci
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    (4)
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    Get ready for a one-of-a-kind audio experience: discover Venice through intimate, guided audio walking tours of the city's most historic and enchanting quarters. There are four guided tours for you to listen to as you walk through Venice, plus essential Italian words and phrases that every traveler wants to know.

    SandiS says: "RAVE"
  • 3.7 (26 ratings)
    Walk and Talk Rome (






UNABRIDGED) by Anya Shetterly Narrated by Maria Tucci

    Walk and Talk Rome

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Anya Shetterly
    • Narrated By Maria Tucci
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    (7)
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    Get ready for a one-of-a-kind audio experience: discover Rome through intimate, guided audio walking tours of the city's most historic and enchanting quarters. There are four guided tours for you to listen to as you walk through Rome, plus essential Italian words and phrases that every traveler wants to know.

    Lloyd says: "Walking Rome"
  • 3.7 (32 ratings)
    Walk and Talk Florence (






UNABRIDGED) by Anne Holler Narrated by Maria Tucci

    Walk and Talk Florence

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Anne Holler
    • Narrated By Maria Tucci
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    Get ready for a one-of-a-kind audio experience: discover Florence through intimate, guided audio walking tours of the city's most historic and enchanting quarters. There are four guided tours for you to listen to as you walk through Florence, plus essential Italian words and phrases that every traveler wants to know.

    Andy says: "it works"
  • 4.0 (36 ratings)
    Pariswalks (






ABRIDGED) by Sonia Landes, Alison Landes Narrated by Gates McFadden

    Pariswalks

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs)
    • By Sonia Landes, Alison Landes
    • Narrated By Gates McFadden
    Overall
    (36)
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    (7)
    Story
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    Thousands of visitors to Paris have walked through its historic and enchanting quarters with the classic Pariswalks guidebook in hand. Now you can put on your earphones, keep your eyes on the historic buildings, colorful shops, and hidden courtyards, and enjoy your own personally guided audio tour of Paris with the Pariswalks Audio Guide. Each walk is designed as a fascinating half day experience.

    Glen says: "Memorable"
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  • 3.7 (23 ratings)
    Romewalks (






ABRIDGED) by Anya Shetterly Narrated by Maria Tucci

    Romewalks

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Anya Shetterly
    • Narrated By Maria Tucci
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    Rome's two and a half millennia of history are reflected not only in her fascinating architecture but also in her intricate, winding streets. Now you can put on your earphones and let Romewalks Audio Guide unveil the immense cultural treasures that lie within the walls of this Mediterranean city. Romewalks will charm you with anecdotes from Roman history and gossip about the people, art, religion, archeology, architecture, and cuisine of Rome.

    Mark says: "A fresh approach"
  • 4.0 (26 ratings)

    Land's End: A Walk in Provincetown

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Michael Cunningham
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
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    In this celebration of one of America's oldest towns (incorporated in 1720), Michael Cunningham, author of the best-selling, Pulitzer Prize-winning The Hours, brings us Provincetown, one of the most idiosyncratic and extraordinary towns in the United States, perched on the sandy tip at the end of Cape Cod.

    Will says: "Wonderful"
  • 3.6 (21 ratings)
    City of the Soul: A Walk in Rome (






UNABRIDGED) by William Murray Narrated by Grover Gardner

    City of the Soul: A Walk in Rome

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By William Murray
    • Narrated By Grover Gardner
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The Coloseum, Villa Borghese, the Piazza di Spagna, the Trevi Fountain, and the Capuchin Church of Santa Maria della Concezione whose macabre crypt had impressed the likes of Mark Twain and Marquis de Sade; these are just some of the landmarks William Murray points out on his walking tour of Rome. Having grown up in the city, Murray makes for an expert (and engaging) tour guide who captures Rome's sights, sounds, and flavors, while also revealing its mythologized history and folklore.

    Catherine says: "Fun listen before heading to Rome"
  • 3.2 (30 ratings)
    Londonwalks (






ABRIDGED) by Anton Powell Narrated by Jean Marsh

    Londonwalks

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Anton Powell
    • Narrated By Jean Marsh
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    London, a huge and bustling metropolis, does not reveal itself to the casual visitor. To discover its hidden wonders, you must investigate its streets and squares on foot. Now with Londonwalks Audio Guide, you can put on your earphones, keep your eyes on the historic buildings, colorful shops, and hidden courtyards, while you listen to the history, scandal, and architectural curiosity of one of the most magnificent cities of Europe.

    Howie says: "Nice Walking Tour of London"
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  • 3.4 (31 ratings)
    The Great Psychedelic Armadillo Picnic: A Walk in Austin (






UNABRIDGED) by Kinky Friedman Narrated by Stephen Hoye

    The Great Psychedelic Armadillo Picnic: A Walk in Austin

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Kinky Friedman
    • Narrated By Stephen Hoye
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Kinky Friedman, the original Texas Jew boy, guides readers through the sights, sounds, food, and sundry oddities of his favorite Texas city. Known for live music and food, Austin is also the home of Willie Nelson, Janis Joplin, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and a number of other music legends.

    L. Marrero says: "Wish Kinky Woulda Read It"
  • 3.3 (43 ratings)
    Lost in My Own Backyard: A Walk in Yellowstone National Park (






UNABRIDGED) by Tim Cahill Narrated by Michael Prichard

    Lost in My Own Backyard: A Walk in Yellowstone National Park

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Tim Cahill
    • Narrated By Michael Prichard
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (43)
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    (12)
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    From the author of such travel adventure classics as Jaguars Ripped My Flesh and Road Fever, comes an informative and entertaining travelogue through one of America's favorite destinations: Yellowstone National Park. On his several-hundred-mile trek across the wilderness, the author explores such natural wonders as glaciers and geysers, muses about the microbiology of thermal pools, and witnesses moonbows arcing across waterfalls at midnight.

    Caroline says: "Too repetitive"
  • Londonwalks (






ABRIDGED) by Anton Powell Narrated by Jean Marsh

    Londonwalks

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Anton Powell
    • Narrated By Jean Marsh
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    London, a huge and bustling metropolis, does not reveal itself to the casual visitor. To discover its hidden wonders, you must investigate its streets and squares on foot. Now with Londonwalks Audio Guide, you can put on your earphones, keep your eyes on the historic buildings, colorful shops, and hidden courtyards, while you listen to the history, scandal, and architectural curiosity of one of the most magnificent cities of Europe.

    Howie says: "Nice Walking Tour of London"
  • Tourist Tracks City of London MP3 Walking Tour: An Audio-guided Walking Tour (






UNABRIDGED) by Tim Gillett Narrated by Warren Clark

    Tourist Tracks City of London MP3 Walking Tour: An Audio-guided Walking Tour

    • UNABRIDGED (40 mins)
    • By Tim Gillett
    • Narrated By Warren Clark
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    Tourist Tracks MP3 walking tours allow you to discover the UK's finest cities at your own pace. The route is carefully planned and clearly described so that you can get the best from your time in London. This walk takes around 90 minutes to complete, passing by some of the ancient city's most historical monuments: The Tower of London, Tower Bridge, London Bridge, Monument, Leadenhall Market, Lloyds Building, Swiss Re Building, Threadneedle Street, The Bank of England, Mansion House, Royal Exchange

  • Tourist Tracks London Bridge MP3 Walking Tour: An Audio-guided Walking Tour (






UNABRIDGED) by Tim Gillett Narrated by Warren Clark

    Tourist Tracks London Bridge MP3 Walking Tour: An Audio-guided Walking Tour

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 2 mins)
    • By Tim Gillett
    • Narrated By Warren Clark
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    Tourist Tracks MP3 walking tours allow you to discover the UK's finest cities at your own pace. The routes are carefully planned and clearly described so that you can get the best from your time in London. This tour follows a 90-minute route from London Bridge to the Tower of London, passing by some historic highlights on the South Bank of the Thames. Tour highlights include: London Bridge, Southwark Cathedral, Borough Market, The Menier Chocolate Factory, The George Inn, Guy's Hospital.

  • Tourist Tracks London South Bank MP3 Walking Tour: An Audio-guided Walking Tour (






UNABRIDGED) by Tim Gillett Narrated by Warren Clark

    Tourist Tracks London South Bank MP3 Walking Tour: An Audio-guided Walking Tour

    • UNABRIDGED (42 mins)
    • By Tim Gillett
    • Narrated By Warren Clark
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    Tourist Tracks walking tours allow you to discover the UK's finest cities at your own pace. The routes are carefully planned and clearly described so that you can get the best from your time in London. The tour takes around 60 minutes to complete, passing by some of the capital's most significant cultural and historic monuments: London Bridge, Southwark Cathedral, Borough Market, The Golden Hind, The Globe Theatre, The Tate Modern, Bernie Spain Gardens, The Royal Festival Hall.

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  • Tourist Tracks London Westminster MP3 Walking Tour: An Audio-guided Walk Around the Westminster Area (






UNABRIDGED) by Tim Gillett Narrated by Warren Clark

    Tourist Tracks London Westminster MP3 Walking Tour: An Audio-guided Walk Around the Westminster Area

    • UNABRIDGED (37 mins)
    • By Tim Gillett
    • Narrated By Warren Clark
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    The walk takes around 90 minutes to complete, and follows a route past some of the capital's most famous landmarks: Trafalgar Square, Downing Street, The London Eye, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, St James's Park, Buckingham Palace, The Mall, St James's Palace, The Royal Academy of Art, Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square; and the National Portrait Gallery.

  • How Paris Became Paris: The Invention of the Modern City (






UNABRIDGED) by Joan DeJean Narrated by Robert Blumenfeld

    How Paris Became Paris: The Invention of the Modern City

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Joan DeJean
    • Narrated By Robert Blumenfeld
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    At the start of the 17th century, Paris was known for a few monuments, but it had not yet put its brand on urban space. Like many European cities, it was still emerging from its medieval past. But within a century, Paris would be transformed into the modern and mythic city we now know. Most people associate the signature characteristics of Paris with the 19th century. Joan DeJean demonstrates that the Parisian model for urban space was in fact invented two centuries earlier, when the first full design for the French capital was implemented.

    Mary says: "The text refers to illustrations"
  • Frommer's Best of San Francisco Audio Tour (






UNABRIDGED) by Myka Del Barrio Narrated by Pauline Frommer

    Frommer's Best of San Francisco Audio Tour

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 16 mins)
    • By Myka Del Barrio
    • Narrated By Pauline Frommer
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    Whether you're planning your trip or already there, Frommer's Best of San Francisco will take you through the top 20 sites, from Chinatown to Alcatraz. This tour includes a map to help you get around, and itineraries to put it all together. Pauline Frommer, travel expert and creator of Pauline Frommer's Travel Guides, guides you through the best of San Francisco.

  • The Islands of the South Pacific: Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, the Marquesas, the Cook Islands, Tonga and Beyond (






UNABRIDGED) by Thomas Booth Narrated by John Shelton

    The Islands of the South Pacific: Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, the Marquesas, the Cook Islands, Tonga and Beyond

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Thomas Booth
    • Narrated By John Shelton
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    Tahiti is one of the Society Islands which, with the Gambiers, the Tuamotus, the Australs, and the Marquesas, make up French Polynesia. This archipelago spread out over several million square miles of the south central Pacific is a mixture of high volcanic islands and low coral atolls. All the detail you will need about these Pacific islands is in the guide - the hotels, restaurants, what to see and do, how to get around, the history and the culture.

    Jay W. says: "Lot's of great info here!"
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  • Walk and Talk Florence (






UNABRIDGED) by Anne Holler Narrated by Maria Tucci

    Walk and Talk Florence

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Anne Holler
    • Narrated By Maria Tucci
    Overall
    (32)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (8)

    Get ready for a one-of-a-kind audio experience: discover Florence through intimate, guided audio walking tours of the city's most historic and enchanting quarters. There are four guided tours for you to listen to as you walk through Florence, plus essential Italian words and phrases that every traveler wants to know.

    Andy says: "it works"
  • The Grand Monuments of Washington, DC: Includes All Eleven of the Major Monuments  by Maureen Reigh Quinn Narrated by Maureen Reigh Quinn

    The Grand Monuments of Washington, DC: Includes All Eleven of the Major Monuments

    • ORIGINAL (2 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Maureen Reigh Quinn
    • Narrated By Maureen Reigh Quinn
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    Planning a visit to Washington DC? Let your host, BrightPath Tours, take you on a walking tour of the Grand Monuments of Washington DC! Tour on your own schedule and walk at your own pace as BrightPath Tours guides you from site to site. On this tour, we visit all 11 of the large monuments around the National Mall and Tidal Basin in DC. This tour starts at the Washington Monument. After that, we’ll visit WWII, Lincoln, the Vietnam memorials, Korea, Martin Luther King, Roosevelt, George Mason.

  • Antietam: A Guided Tour from Jeff Shaara's Civil War Battlefields (






ABRIDGED) by Jeff Shaara Narrated by Robertson Dean

    Antietam: A Guided Tour from Jeff Shaara's Civil War Battlefields

    • ABRIDGED (48 mins)
    • By Jeff Shaara
    • Narrated By Robertson Dean
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    Jeff Shaara, America's premier Civil War novelist, gives a remarkable guided tour of one of the Civil War battlefields every American should visit. He captures the true meaning and magnitude of the conflict.

  • Barcelona: Holiday FM Travel Guides (






UNABRIDGED) by Holiday FM Narrated by Kevin Palmer

    Barcelona: Holiday FM Travel Guides

    • UNABRIDGED (20 mins)
    • By Holiday FM
    • Narrated By Kevin Palmer
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    This is the Official Holiday FM Travel Guide to Barcelona, including information from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s Know Before You Go campaign.Spain’s second city and the Capital of Catalonia is Western Europe’s most popular tourist destination.

  • Naples, Marco Island and Florida's Everglades (






UNABRIDGED) by Chelle Koster Walton Narrated by JoBe Cerny

    Naples, Marco Island and Florida's Everglades

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Chelle Koster Walton
    • Narrated By JoBe Cerny
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    Based on our much larger guide to Tampa Bay and Florida's West Cost, this zeroes in on Naples and The Everglades, Marco Island and Chokoloskee Island. This easy to listen to audiobook is packed with practical information and enticing facts that make it fun to read: Whether it be suggestions for finding the best food, lodging, kayaking, fishing, or shopping; even driving directions are included.

  • The Islands of the South Pacific: Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, the Marquesas, the Cook Islands, Tonga and Beyond (






UNABRIDGED) by Thomas Booth Narrated by John Shelton

    The Islands of the South Pacific: Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, the Marquesas, the Cook Islands, Tonga and Beyond

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Thomas Booth
    • Narrated By John Shelton
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    (1)
    Performance
    (1)
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    (1)

    Tahiti is one of the Society Islands which, with the Gambiers, the Tuamotus, the Australs, and the Marquesas, make up French Polynesia. This archipelago spread out over several million square miles of the south central Pacific is a mixture of high volcanic islands and low coral atolls. All the detail you will need about these Pacific islands is in the guide - the hotels, restaurants, what to see and do, how to get around, the history and the culture.

    Jay W. says: "Lot's of great info here!"
  • Adventure Guide to Utah (






UNABRIDGED) by Madeleine Osberger, Steve Cohen Narrated by Mark Huff

    Adventure Guide to Utah

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Madeleine Osberger, Steve Cohen
    • Narrated By Mark Huff
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    There may be more deer, antelope, bighorn sheep, lizards and rattlesnakes than human residents in this epic sandstone wonderland. Arches, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks are but a few of the fascinating places that have been officially designated in this state, and many more miles of unnamed desert, forest, canyons and rivers fill the land. Red sandstone buttes, blue mesas, purple rock pinnacles, and narrow spires create what has been dubbed "Color Country."

  • Your Atlanta Travel Guide (






UNABRIDGED) by N. T. Gore Narrated by Austin Downey

    Your Atlanta Travel Guide

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 3 mins)
    • By N. T. Gore
    • Narrated By Austin Downey
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    Your Atlanta Travel Guide is a book that leads you directly to the best Atlanta has to offer - it includes great tips for free things to do and free events throughout the year, neither of which is found in other travel books for Atlanta. A travel guide without fuss, this publication takes you to the most popular attractions and provides in-depth attraction profiles with addresses, directions, admission prices, parking, and opening hours.

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  • St. Croix, US Virgin Islands (






UNABRIDGED) by Lynne Sullivan Narrated by JoBe Cerny

    St. Croix, US Virgin Islands

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Lynne Sullivan
    • Narrated By JoBe Cerny
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    Designed to be used while you re on the go, Hunter's Pocket Adventures make the perfect take-along reference. They contain all the practical travel information you need - places to stay and eat, tourist information resources, travel advice, emergency contacts, and more - plus condensed sections on history and geography that give you good background knowledge of the destination. This guide focuses on the island of St. Croix in the USVI, but there is extensive information about the entire island chain, as well.

  • Downeast Maine: Bar Harbor, Acadia, Mt. Desert, Northeast Harbor & Beyond (






UNABRIDGED) by Earl Brechlin Narrated by Jack Chekijian

    Downeast Maine: Bar Harbor, Acadia, Mt. Desert, Northeast Harbor & Beyond

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Earl Brechlin
    • Narrated By Jack Chekijian
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    For most visitors interested in the outdoors, Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island is the top destination. It has more than 50 miles of groomed gravel carriage roads, where motorized traffic is banned. Nearly 120 miles of hiking trails traverse seven major barren mountaintops. There is much to see and do here, and plenty of places to explore. The island’s many lakes invite paddlers and swimmers of all skill levels. Pocket cobblestone beaches in hidden coves await discovery by those who wish to avoid the crowds at Sand Beach....

  • Washington DC: Walking Lafayette Park & Pennsylvania Avenue  by Maureen Reigh Quinn Narrated by Maureen Reigh Quinn

    Washington DC: Walking Lafayette Park & Pennsylvania Avenue

    • ORIGINAL (2 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Maureen Reigh Quinn
    • Narrated By Maureen Reigh Quinn
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    This tour begins in one of the most historic neighborhoods in DC, the area directly across from the White House, Lafayette Park. We're going to walk clear around the Park and talk about the many famous - and infamous - people who lived around the square known as the President's Neighborhood. From there, we'll pass the Treasury Building and the Sherman Monument before we head all the way up Pennsylvania Avenue, one of the most historic streets in Washington DC.

  • Gettysburg PA: A Walk through the Historic Town  by Christine Thomas Narrated by Maureen Reigh Quinn

    Gettysburg PA: A Walk through the Historic Town

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 4 mins)
    • By Christine Thomas
    • Narrated By Maureen Reigh Quinn
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    Author Christine Thomas, using diaries from the townspeople themselves, newspaper reports of the day, and the general gossip of the town, paints a vivid picture of those who lived here and survived the greatest battle on the North American continent. If you've walked the battlefield already, take this walk through the town and learn about the residents who called Gettysburg home, never realizing that their town would become the site of one of the most famous battles in history.