Leisure & Lifestyle

Clothes-free Recreation

Thursday, May 2, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

Nude recreation is on an upswing nationwide. Advocates say it's not about sex, but a way to get in touch with nature. Join Kojo for a local look at the "hows and whys" of clothes-free resorts and travel clubs.

Travel Industry

Monday, Apr 8, 2002 at 1:06 p.m.

Airline passengers are flying again, and hotels are starting to fill up. But not everything's back to normal for the travel industry. Find out what's happened since last September, and what lies ahead for summertime travel

Appalachian Trail

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

As spring arrives, millions of hikers will hit the Appalachian Trail, from Georgia to Maine. Hear about the history of this scenic trail and how to take advantage of its proximity to Washington

Dog Parks

Wednesday, Feb 27, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

Dogs, they just wanna have fun. That's why their owners want off-leash dog parks. But does a dog park mean more bites and stuff to scoop? A discussion on balancing Fido's needs with those of the community.


Monday, Feb 25, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

Even though Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, this winter has been anything but long. Crocuses are blooming. Trees are budding early. And gardeners are wondering whether the warm temperatures will last. Find out what can you do to get your...

Heart to Heart

Thursday, Feb 14, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

Volunteering in the Washington region can mean anything from walking dogs to translating. Tell us your stories and share in the spirit of volunteerism with guest host Frank Stasio, during WAMU's Heart to Heart campaign.

Open Phones

Friday, Jan 4, 2002 at 1:06 p.m.

What will 2002 mean to you? And how can Public Interest play a helpful role? It's a session of open phones, your opportunity to talk to Kojo about whatever's on your mind.


Thursday, Dec 20, 2001 at 1:06 p.m.

It's fair to say that, in the next two weeks, many of you will likely be indulging in good wine or champagne with friends and family. Join Kojo for some recommendations, from the best bubbly to the sweetest port.

Hunting in VA/MD

Thursday, Nov 15, 2001 at 12:06 p.m.

After six years, Maryland has lifted its ban on huntint geese, and Virginia says it will treat elk like deer. Join Kojo to hear about local hunting issues - from licensing to conservation and more.


Thursday, Nov 1, 2001 at 12:06 p.m.

Gambling in the region. It's a moral dilemma for some and an economic imperative for others. A look at gambling in the Washington area, incuding state lotteries and the potential for casinos and racetrack slot machines.

Touring DC

Monday, Oct 22, 2001 at 12:06 p.m.

Take a candlelight walking tour on a crisp fall evening, or learn World War Two history while strolling Embassy Row. Even though some federal buildings have closed their tours, you can still get out and explore DC. Tour guides take Kojo...

Travel Security Overseas

Thursday, Oct 11, 2001 at 1:06 p.m.

Airlines are dropping prices to woo customers back and some foreign destinations are a bargain right now. Meanwhile, the State Department has added caution warnings for more countries around the world. Join Kojo for a look at overseas...

Local Micro-breweries

Thursday, Oct 4, 2001 at 12:06 p.m.

Whether your tastes lean toward pilsners, laters, ales or stouts, you may be surprised to learn that the Mid-Atlantic is becoming well-known for high quality micro-brew beers. Join Kojo for an Oktoberfest discussion on local craft brewing.

Regional Wineries

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2001 at 12:06 p.m.

If you say "wine country," most Americans don't think about the D.C. area. But maybe they should. Take a look at the growing number of vineyards and the increasing quality of wine in Virginia and Maryland.

Hot Spots: Nepal

Wednesday, May 23, 2001 at 1:06 p.m.

The Himalayas. Kathmandu. Maybe Shangri-La. That's what most people think of when you say "Nepal." But according to many, a revolution is brewing, and soon "guerrilla warfare" may replace those earlier tranquil images...

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.