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Living MLK's Dream in Oslo 5m21s

Living MLK's Dream in Oslo

Oslo, Norway a Utopia where Black Americans can live racism free? Dayvee explores the benefits of living in this Scandinavian country with a festive chat with some expatriates of color.

VIP at the Nobel Peace Concert 8m17s

VIP at the Nobel Peace Concert

In part two of 48-hours in Oslo, Norway, Dayvee and friends experience the coldest day yet of the trip, while touring an outdoor cultural museum. Then they’re off to VIP treatment at Nobel Peace Center.

Why you should do touristy things in Los Angeles7m39s

Why you should do touristy things in Los Angeles

Over the Hollywood Hills and through the celebrity-filled woods, Dayvee Sutton heads back to her home state to experience tourists stops that locals usually avoid. Along the way of this adventure she meets a ton of wax celebs, tries to hunt down the real stars on the TMZ bus tour, and journeys through forbidden territory to find a secret path to the Hollywood sign.

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Published: March 29, 2017Updated: March 31, 201712 views
Expats of color living in Norway4m53s

Expats of color living in Norway

Racial tensions are high in the United States, and Dayvee meets some expatriates during her trip in Norway. In this interview series, these new Norwegian residents explain some sort of racism-free utopia. Is this the place where black Americans can finally be free?

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Published: March 29, 2017Updated: March 30, 2017419 views
Traveler spends 48 hours in Oslo, Norway8m17s

Traveler spends 48 hours in Oslo, Norway

Dayvee visits Oslo, Norway for a quick trip, but immediately immerses in the culture. From the odd foods, to art museum, to the rooftop of the opera house, she quickly learns the days are short and the temperatures are very cold in the winter!

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Published: March 28, 2017Updated: March 30, 2017871 views
Gullah culture: Myths vs Facts3m26s

Gullah culture: Myths vs Facts

Dayvee Sutton talks with Gullah historian Emory Campbell about how they’ve been able to preserve their culture more than any other African Americans. To do this, Dayvee must experience the food, the dance and the language.

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Published: March 28, 2017Updated: March 30, 20171,394 views
He digs in the ocean for a sea-to-plate menu in Hilton Head4m10s

He digs in the ocean for a sea-to-plate menu in Hilton Head

There’s plenty of restaurants on docks, but on Hilton Head Island, SC, Dayvee Sutton visits one the oldest and most famous restaurants, Hudson’s on the Docks. There the owner Andrew literally digs up the catch of the day for the evening menu, and teaches Dayvee how to do it, too!

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Published: March 28, 2017Updated: March 29, 2017905 views
Secret to the best views of the British Virgin Islands3m35s

Secret to the best views of the British Virgin Islands

On her trip to the British Virgin Islands, Dayvee finds a way to check out the best views of the islands. Better than a helicopter or single engine airplane, ziplining will give a true bird’s eye view mixed with the thrill of adventure.

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Published: March 6, 2017Updated: March 10, 2017299 views
The Caribbean is your personal aquarium6m34s

The Caribbean is your personal aquarium

Dayvee has a fear of the ocean, so what better place to tackle that by snorkeling for the first time in the Caribbean? Beyond the Usual takes you on a water adventure in the British Virgin Islands, where swimming to your destination is just one of the challenges.