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Travel
Shepherd traveled the world and often spoke of those trips
Shep loved to travel.
In addition to traveling throughout the United States
 he visited many foreign countries as well.
Below is a listing of some of those trips abroad.

During his November 7, 1964 Limelight Broadcast about his recent trip to meet with the Beatles, Shep mentions (in jest?) that he uses the alias Charles Follensby Apperson when traveling.

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Destination Left Returned Related Shows / Sources
Ireland      
Amsterdam, Italy, Zurich and Munich ~Feb/Mar 1957   According to 2-13-57 V.Voice column: "Shep is off to Europe this week for a month-long broadcasting tour from four major cities over there."
Zurich / Munich November 1957   Postcard to Lois Nettleton
Paris August 1958   Postcard to Lois Nettleton
Munich, Germany then drove through Alps to Rome. Flew back to Munich to fly home 3-19-60 ~ 4-1-60 WOR Show - March 19, 1960
WOR Show - March 20, 1960 (Pre-recorded)
WOR Show - April 2, 1960
Nigeria 3-?-62 3-19-62 ?  According to a post card from shep to his wife Lois Nettleton
England, Scotland
Beatles Interview)
October 1964   summary WOR Show - Monday - November 2, 1964
summary Limelight - Saturday - November 7, 1964
summary WOR Show - Monday - November 9, 1964
Australia via Frankfurt, Germany
Athens, Greece
Cairo, Egypt
Bangkok, Thailand
Singapore
Karachie, India
Darwin, Austrailia
Sidney, Austrailia
4-18-65 5-6-65 WOR Show - Wednesday - April 14, 1965 (Discusses the upcoming trip)
Limelight  - Saturday - May 8, 1965
WOR Show - Tuesday - May 11, 1965
WOR Show - Wednesday - May 12, 1965
WOR Show - Thursday - May 13, 1965
WOR Show - Friday - May 14, 1965
WOR Show - Monday - May 17, 1965
WOR Show - Tuesday - May 18, 1965
Amazon
Lima, Peru
9-8-65 9-15-65 WOR Show - Tuesday - September 7, 1965
WOR Show - Thursday - September 16, 1965
WOR Show - Friday - September 17, 1965
Limelight - Saturday - September 18, 1965
WOR Show - Monday - September 20, 1965
WOR Show - Tuesday - September 21, 1965
Barry Farber - Wednesday - June 25, 1975
Middle East

Paris 6-3-66 - according to pre-recorded show of 6/3)
May ?? 1966 June 5 (?), 1966 WOR Show - Monday - June 6, 1966
WOR Show - Tuesday - June 7, 1966
WOR Show - Wednesday - June 8, 1966
WOR Show - Thursday - June 9, 1966
WOR Show - Friday - June 10, 1966
Limelight - Saturday - June 11, 1966
Trip to Barbados, Grenada July 1968   WOR Show - July 1968 Barbados
WOR Show - July 1968 Granada
Trip to India November 1969   WOR Show - March 1970 - Uncle Carl's Still
Arrived 11-08 (late Nov show about trip)
Trip Around the World
7 days
London, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Beruit, Tehran, Bangkok
Early 1972   WOR Show - April 3, 1972
WOR Show - April 4, 1972
WOR Show - April 9, 1972
WOR Show - April 10, 1972
WOR Show - April 13, 1972
Sweden 8-??-72   WOR Show - August 1972 (Trip to Sweden)
Ireland ~ 8-5-74 8-19-74 WOR Show - Tuesday - August 20, 1974
WOR Show - Tuesday - August 21. 1974
WOR Show - Tuesday - August 22, 1974
Ireland 9-18-75 9-28-75 WOR Show - Monday - September 29, 1975
Sailing Trip to Winward Islands ~ 12/9/75   WOR Show - December 8, 1975
WOR Show - December 9, 1975
WOR Show - December 10, 1975
WOR Show - December 11, 1975