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Globe Trekker Season 12 (2013)
|12x01 Across America: Route 66 & Beyond |
Justine Shapiro undertakes a road trip across the U.S. The odyssey starts in Washington, D.C., where she takes the Blue Ridge Parkway to Nashville and Memphis. She also stops in ...
|Apr. 07, 2013|
|12x02 Panamericana: Conquistadors & Aztecs |
Judith Jones tours Mexico. Included: Chihuahua, where Pancho Villa started the Mexican Revolution; a silver mine in Zacatecas; and Mexico City.
|Apr. 14, 2013|
|12x03 Panamericana: Incas & Inquisitions |
Brianna Barnes tours Peru. Stops include Cajamarca, home to the largest gold mine in Latin America; Lima, which was founded in 1535 as Ciudad de los Reyes (City of Kings) by Spanish ...
|Apr. 21, 2013|
|12x04 Pacific Journeys: Santiago to Pitcairn |
Zay Harding begins his Pacific journey in Santiago de Chile, gateway to Easter Island. From here he heads to Tahiti, the Polynesian paradise that enticed Captain Cook, Captain Bligh ...
|Apr. 28, 2013|
|12x05 Pacific Journeys: Tonga to New Caledonia |
Zay Harding explores the Kingdom of Tonga, and then on to multi-cultural Fiji, where cannibals, sugar cane and Indian temples make for an exciting stay. In Norfolk Island he learns ...
|May. 05, 2013|
|12x06 Silk Road: X'ian to Kashgar |
A Silk Road odyssey in China begins in the silk capital of Xi'an and includes stops in Turpan, which is one of the lowest and hottest places on Earth; Kuqa, where the Thousand Buddha ...
|May. 12, 2013|
|12x07 Silk Road: Kashgar to Istanbul |
A journey through Central Asia highlights the fertile Ferghana Valley; the ancient kingdom of Samarkand and Bukhara; the stony desert of Turkmenistan; the lost city of Merv; and ...
|May. 19, 2013|
|12x08 East to West: Istanbul to Vienna |
Ian Wright undertakes an Istanbul-Vienna odyssey. Included: vampire myths in Bulgaria; the Skull Tower in Nis, Serbia, which stands as a reminder of Ottoman raids and rule; and a ...
|May. 26, 2013|
|12x09 Food Hour: Vietnam |
A culinary tour of Vietnam takes in a noodle shop in Ho Chi Minh City that served as a resistance headquarters during the Vietnam War; Hue in central Vietnam, where imperial cuisine ...
|Jun. 30, 2013|
|12x10 Food Hour: Spice Trails |
The role that the spice trails played in creating great cities and destroying ancient civilizations. Included: the Molucca Islands of Indonesia, which are the original home of cloves ...
|Jul. 14, 2013|
|12x11 Food Hour: Southern China |
New Zealand chef Peter Gordon tours Southern China. Included: cooking succulent spiced pork in Lianzhou, the mountain home of the Yao people; walking the rice fields of the Pearl ...
|Nov. 17, 2013|
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