A global travel series that explores exotic locales and various local cultures.
Mon., November 24, 2014
Globe Trekker Food Hour: Mexico
A culinary tour of Mexico, which stops in Mexico City, home to vibrant markets; Oaxaca, known for its cactus and mescal (a tequila relative); Puebla, where chocolate and mole, the national dish, are tasted; and the country's east coast, where the cuisine mixes Mexican and Caribbean flavors.
WETA looks back at the people and events of the 1980s — the disorderly decade that saw Washington's emergence as a true global capital.See all broadcast times →
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →