Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope

The Daytime Emmy-winning travel series Travelscope- now re-titled JOSEPH ROSENDO'S TRAVELSCOPE- scales new heights of adventure, natural splendor and cultural richness this season. Host Joseph Rosendo journeys from the California coast to the islands of Hong Kong and to Chile's Tierra del Fuego. Along the way, he encounters the heights of natural beauty in the Cariboo-Chilcotin Coast region of British Columbia, celebrates Christmas in Switzerland and circumnavigates the tip of South America. The series' hallmark remains the rich cultural interchanges between Joseph and the local population. He joins the parade of medieval guilds during Zurich's spring festival, shares devotions with a holy man in a rock-hewn church in Lalibela, Ethiopia and explores the mysteries behind the stone figures on Easter Island.

Mon, Nov 30 7:30 A.M. San Antonio's Fiesta - Ole!     NH EXPLORE

Joseph and Julie travel to San Antonio, their favorite Texas town, for eleven days of parades, music, food, dance and celebration.

Tue, Dec 1 7:30 A.M. Following the reformation Trail in Switzerland and Germany - Part 1     NH EXPLORE

Joseph follows in the path of the reformers as he travels through Switzerland and Germany and commemorates the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.

Wed, Dec 2 7:30 A.M. Following the reformation Trail in Switzerland and Germany - Part 2     NH EXPLORE

Joseph continues his travels through Germany and Switzerland in the path of the Protestant Reformation.

Thu, Dec 3 7:30 A.M. Eastern Europe's Treasures - From Budapest to Bucharest     NH EXPLORE

Joseph seeks the surprising and the little-known, as well as hits the highlights as he hopscotches his way through some of the best and undiscovered of Europe.

Fri, Dec 4 7:30 A.M. South Korea - A Winter Journey     NH EXPLORE

On Joseph's second visit to South Korea he discovers that apart from the many attractions of the capital city of Seoul, once you get out into the countryside many treasures await you.

Mon, Dec 7 7:30 A.M. Hungary, Austria and Germany - Sampling the Danube's Delights     NH EXPLORE

Joseph samples the delights along the banks of Europe's second-longest river when he travels from Budapest, Hungary through Austria to Nuremberg, Germany on the Danube.

Tue, Dec 8 7:30 A.M. The Cook Islands - Cultural Paradise     NH EXPLORE

While "paradise" is a word freely bantered about in the travel world, the Cook Islands is a traveler's paradise.

Wed, Dec 9 7:30 A.M. Peru - The Amazon and Beyond     NH EXPLORE

Join Joseph as he ships out on a Peruvian Amazon journey from the jungle town of Iquitos, Peru and makes his way through one of the world's wonders.

Thu, Dec 10 7:30 A.M. Armenia - Ancient History and Modern Traditions, Part 1     NH EXPLORE

While today Armenia is the size of Maryland, it once stretched from the Caspian to the Mediterranean Sea and from Persia to the Caucasus.

Fri, Dec 11 7:30 A.M. Armenia - Ancient History and Modern Traditions, Part 2     NH EXPLORE

In Part 2, Joseph visits ancient burial sites, historic churches as well as the markets and homes of present-day Armenians.

Mon, Dec 14 7:30 A.M. France - Following The Rhone     NH EXPLORE

Joseph follows the Rhone River on it's 500-mile journey through France to the Mediterranean sea and rides this watery highway to experiences that embrace the grandeurs of the past and the glories of a moment.

Tue, Dec 15 7:30 A.M. Ireland - Coast to Coast     NH EXPLORE

From Dublin and the Ancient East to Belfast and the Wild Atlantic Way, there is always something to please and surprise you.

Wed, Dec 16 7:30 A.M. France - Bordeaux     NH EXPLORE

A celebration of wine, food and good times. In his Bordeaux, France adventure Joseph tours the UNESCO World Heritage town of Bordeaux and the small wine making and exporting villages that comprise the region.

Thu, Dec 17 7:30 A.M. Taiwan's Penghu Islands     NH EXPLORE

Taiwan is an island country of 23 million people and the majority of them live in a handful of cities.

Fri, Dec 18 7:30 A.M. Portugal - from Porto to Salamanca     NH EXPLORE

From port to paella, Joseph's Portugal adventures reach into the country and cross over the border on an Iberian Peninsula exploration that reveals some of the unknown aspects of Portuguese life and its complementary relationship with its Spanish neighbor.

Mon, Dec 21 7:30 A.M. Mekong River Adventure - Part 1     NH EXPLORE

During part one of Joseph's Mekong River voyage through Cambodia and Vietnam, he travels from the Temple Mountains of Angkor and its UNESCO World Heritage sites, to the river towns and villages of the Mekong river valley.

Tue, Dec 22 7:30 A.M. Mekong River Adventure - Part 2     NH EXPLORE

Part two of Joseph's Mekong River journey through Cambodia and Vietnam finds him in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh where he embarks on a tuk-tuk tour of the city's highlights.

Wed, Dec 23 7:30 A.M. Taiwan Matsu Festival & Islands     NH EXPLORE

Joseph returns to Taiwan to follow in the path of Taiwan's Matsu Pilgrimage, said to be the largest religious procession in the world, and to explore the islands named in the deity's honor.

Thu, Dec 24 7:30 A.M. Myanmar Irrawaddy River Adventure     NH EXPLORE

Myanmar or Burma, by either name, or both are acceptable, exudes an aura of the exotic, mysterious and alluring.

Fri, Dec 25 7:30 A.M. Christmas Celebrations Around The Globe     NH EXPLORE

Celebrating the world through their festivals is a great way to experience a country and its people.

Sat, Dec 26 12:30 A.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH CREATE

Magnificent, wild and culturally rich, Zambia is everything you think Africa is and more.

Sat, Dec 26 1:30 P.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH CREATE

Magnificent, wild and culturally rich, Zambia is everything you think Africa is and more.

Sun, Dec 27 3:30 P.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH CREATE

Magnificent, wild and culturally rich, Zambia is everything you think Africa is and more.

Mon, Dec 28 7:30 A.M. Taiwan Naturally     NH EXPLORE

From its serpentine coastline and towering mountains to its verdant forests and remote offshore islands, Taiwan's natural beauty is surprising.

Tue, Dec 29 7:30 A.M. Taiwan - Mountain Beauty, Villages & Cultures - Part 1     NH EXPLORE

Joseph explores Taiwan's most stunning natural attraction and national park - The Taroko Gorge - which highlights the mountain beauty, villages and cultures of Ilha Formosa.

Wed, Dec 30 7:30 A.M. Taiwan - Mountain Beauty, Villages & Cultures - Part 2     NH EXPLORE

In this Taiwan episode Joseph leaves the forested heights of Taroko National Park and continues his explorations of Taiwan's small, cultural mountain villages.

Wed, Dec 30 9:30 P.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH CREATE

Magnificent, wild and culturally rich, Zambia is everything you think Africa is and more.

Thu, Dec 31 2:30 A.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH CREATE

Magnificent, wild and culturally rich, Zambia is everything you think Africa is and more.

Thu, Dec 31 7:30 A.M. Maine - Town & Country     NH EXPLORE

Join Joseph on a Maine adventure that uncovers Maine's Town and Country pleasures while focusing on its greatest resource - its people.

Fri, Jan 1 7:30 A.M. Uncovering South Korea     NH EXPLORE

On Joseph's first visit to Korea, he discovers that while the capital city of Seoul's modern skyline and prosperity are impressive, it's Korea's extraordinary history, traditions and customs that are the cornerstones of its culture.

Mon, Jan 4 7:30 A.M. Thailand - Bangkok and Beyond     NH EXPLORE

From grand palaces to Buddhist temples, from white sandy beaches to tropical forests, Thailand is the land of smiles.

Tue, Jan 5 7:30 A.M. Cruising Canada: Ottawa and the Rideau Canal     NH EXPLORE

The Rideau Canal is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a popular tourist and recreational attraction and the oldest continuously operating canal system in North America.

Wed, Jan 6 7:30 A.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH EXPLORE

Magnificent, wild and culturally rich, Zambia is everything you think Africa is and more.

Thu, Jan 7 7:30 A.M. Easter Island - Mysteries & Myths     NH EXPLORE

Joseph travels to the most remote inhabited place on earth during his Easter Island adventure.

Fri, Jan 8 7:30 A.M. Hong Kong - Asia's World City     NH EXPLORE

Long known as a commercial center, Hong Kong has become much more than a shopper's paradise.

Mon, Jan 11 7:30 A.M. Riding The Range In Southern Alberta, Canada     NH EXPLORE

Joseph hits the trail to Southern Alberta, Canada and follows the path of the province's settlement from the early days of the buffalo and the Blackfoot people to present-day ranchers and cowboys.

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