The Statue of Zeus

Click here for Episode 3: This week, it's off to Greece's Peloponnese peninsula, to visit Olympia, home of the Statue of Zeus and the original Olympic Games. We'll also take a side trip to Sparta and seek out that most Greek of healthy fats: olive oil. #TheStatueofZeus #travel #History #wondersoftheworld #Greece #Zeus #podcast


Click here for Episode 00 Welcome to the Wonders of the World! In this podcast, we'll visit the Earth's great places to tell the story of our people, our civilization, and our planet. From history to travel and even to food, we'll examine what makes us great and what makes us human. This introductory episode covers where we'll go, why we'll go there, and what our plan will be. #wondersoftheworld #travel #history #podcast

The Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Click here for Episode 2: We travel to Babylon in Iraq, to search for the elusive remains of Nebuchadnezzar's Hanging Gardens, which might have not have been his at all. We'll also try masguf and tepsi, Iraqi specialties which have been enjoyed for centuries. #wondersoftheworld #iraq #HangingGardensofBabylon #travel #history #babylon

The Great Pyramid of Khufu

Click here for Episode 1: The ancient Greeks had a list of original seven wonders, and that's where we'll start our journey. In this episode, we'll actually tackle two wonders: the Great Pyramid of Khufu and the Great Sphinx which stands nearby. #GreatPyramidofKhufu #egypt #giza #History #travel #wondersoftheworld #podcast

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