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New Shows! Journeys in India is an innovative travel series focusing on the Indian subcontinent. It will highlight India’s unique culture, history, architecture and wildlife. Bill Ball explores both small villages and giant metropolises to explain the diverse culture, the fascinating traditions and the wonderful people that make up India.
Eat! Drink! Italy! With Vic Rallo celebrates Italy’s authentic food, people, history, wine and culture — from the Alps to the southern shores of Sicily. Host Vic Rallo, a New Jersey restaurateur, Italian wine expert and raconteur, tours a cheese cave (and former Mussolini bunker), hunts for the elusive white truffle, explores Napoleon’s wine tunnels, visits a Slow Foods superstar in her humble kitchen, and ventures 20 meters underground to the roots of one of Italy's most celebrated wine varietals. Along the way, he enthusiastically shares information about Italian ingredients, technique and history.
Mary Ann Esposito, host of the longest-running cooking show on public television - Ciao Italia - celebrates her 23nd season by traveling throughout Liguria and Lombardia, Italy, and also the United States in search of authentic regional Italian recipes that are easy to prepare and delicious to eat.
Travel with Kids takes you around the world with two kid brothers and their parents on wild encounters discovering nature, culture and history firsthand. Parents share tips on traveling with kids, like how to get around on a budget while the kids share all the excitement and fun of foreign lands! From gladiator training in Rome, to getting hands-on with the world’s largest mammal in Mexico, to Europe’s top cities like London and Dublin and lesser known beaches in Jamaica, Travel with Kids is fun adventure for the entire family!
The 7th season of the Emmy®-winning Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope transports viewers to exotic destinations, including Japan’s little-visited Ogasawara islands and the mountain kingdom of Bhutan. Closer to home, Joseph samples the California-style pleasures in Los Cabos, Mexico and enters a brave new world of travel in Nicaragua, a country recovered from civil war and ready to thrill visitors with its natural wonders. The series also highlights Asian locales, including Hong Kong and Tokyo, and returns to Europe to cast the spotlight on Switzerland’s Matterhorn and adventures along the border between Germany and Poland.
In October, weekend marathons will give viewers a tour of Latin America, an exploration of Italian cuisine, organizational skills and ways to enjoy the harvest: Journey to Latin America (Oct 5 & 6), Andiamo in Italia (Oct 12 & 13), Lose It or Use It (Oct 19 & 20), and Autumn Harvest (Oct 26 & 27).