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.

Tue, Nov 29 7:00 P.M. Riding The Range In Southern Alberta, Canada     NHPBS

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.

Wed, Nov 30 7:30 A.M. Northeast Ontario - Canada's Canoe Culture and First Nations People     NH EXPLORE

Joseph visits Northeast Ontario, Canada, a vast land of trees, water and rock that has served many.

Wed, Nov 30 7:00 P.M. Southern Ethiopia - Tribal Lands and Primeval People     NHPBS

Joseph's adventure begins along the shores of Lake Abaya and Chamo, two of the lakes of the 2,400 mile Rift Valley where modern man is said to have originated.

Thu, Dec 1 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.

Thu, Dec 1 7:00 P.M. Northern Ethiopia - Ancient History and Spiritual Present     NHPBS

Joseph travels to Northern Ethiopia to uncover its ancient history and discover its spiritual present thorough cultural adventures, myths and legends.

Fri, Dec 2 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.

Fri, Dec 2 7:00 P.M. Land without Limits - The Cariboo-Chilcotin-Coast Region of British Columbia, Canada     NHPBS

It may seem hard to say, but this little known region of British Columbia, Canada offers travelers a world of adventures.

Sun, Dec 4 9:30 A.M. Halloween In Ireland's Ancient East     NHPBS

The Irish are a celebratory people ready to rejoice in life at the beat of a drum, a note from a song and a burst of laughter.

Mon, Dec 5 7:00 A.M. Halloween In Ireland's Ancient East     NH EXPLORE

The Irish are a celebratory people ready to rejoice in life at the beat of a drum, a note from a song and a burst of laughter.

Mon, Dec 5 7:00 P.M. Halloween In Ireland's Ancient East     NHPBS

The Irish are a celebratory people ready to rejoice in life at the beat of a drum, a note from a song and a burst of laughter.

Tue, Dec 6 7:00 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.

Tue, Dec 6 7:00 P.M. Sechselauten - Switzerland's Spring Festival     NHPBS

We find out what Sechselauten really means when we join Joseph on his springtime visit to Zurich, Switzerland.

Wed, Dec 7 7:00 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.

Wed, Dec 7 7:00 P.M. Dreamin' California's Coast - Malibu to Big     NHPBS

Joseph and Julie are California Dreamin' as they celebrate their anniversary along the state's romantic coast.

Thu, Dec 8 7:00 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.

Thu, Dec 8 7:00 P.M. San Miguel De Allende, Celebrating in the Heart Of Mexico     NHPBS

Joseph makes his way to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico for the annual Fiesta de San Miguel, a celebration in honor of its patron saint.

Fri, Dec 9 7:00 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.

Fri, Dec 9 7:00 P.M. Ontario, Canada's Niagara Peninsula - Toronto And Beyond     NHPBS

On his visit to the Canadian province of Ontario, Joseph sets out to prove there's more to the Niagara Peninsula region than world-famous Niagara Falls.

Sun, Dec 11 9:30 A.M. Ireland - Following The Way of St. Patrick, Part 1     NHPBS

Joseph follows in the footsteps of St. Patrick, Ireland's Patron Saint, when he wanders by foot and travels by car along the Way and Trail of St.

Mon, Dec 12 7:00 A.M. Halloween In Ireland's Ancient East     NH EXPLORE

The Irish are a celebratory people ready to rejoice in life at the beat of a drum, a note from a song and a burst of laughter.

Mon, Dec 12 7:00 P.M. Ireland - Following The Way of St. Patrick, Part 1     NHPBS

Joseph follows in the footsteps of St. Patrick, Ireland's Patron Saint, when he wanders by foot and travels by car along the Way and Trail of St.

Tue, Dec 13 7:00 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.

Tue, Dec 13 7:00 P.M. Cruising The Mediterranean     NHPBS

Joseph climbs aboard the Regent Seven Seas Mariner for a Mediterranean cruise adventure.

Wed, Dec 14 7:00 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.

Wed, Dec 14 7:00 P.M. Christmas In Switzerland     NHPBS

Travelscope heads to Lausanne, Montreux and Basel, Switzerland to bask in the glow of a Swiss-style Christmas at some of the country's best Christmas Markets.

Thu, Dec 15 7:00 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.

Thu, Dec 15 7:00 P.M. Passage Through Chile's Tierra Del Fuego Around Cape Horn     NHPBS

The spirit of Magellan, the worldwide traveler, is alive and well as Joseph circumnavigates the tip of South America on an expedition passenger ship.

Fri, Dec 16 7:00 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.

Fri, Dec 16 7:00 P.M. The Many Faces of Los Cabos, Mexico     NHPBS

Los Cabos is actually two resorts: Cabo San Lucas, at the tip of the Baja California peninsula, and San Jose del Cabo, 23 miles north along the coast.

Sun, Dec 18 9:30 A.M. Ireland - Following The Way of St. Patrick, Part 2     NHPBS

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Mon, Dec 19 7:00 A.M. Ireland - Following The Way of St. Patrick, Part 1     NH EXPLORE

Joseph follows in the footsteps of St. Patrick, Ireland's Patron Saint, when he wanders by foot and travels by car along the Way and Trail of St.

Mon, Dec 19 7:00 P.M. Ireland - Following The Way of St. Patrick, Part 2     NHPBS

Joseph continues his Irish journey in the footsteps St.

Tue, Dec 20 7:00 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.

Tue, Dec 20 7:00 P.M. Hong Kong - A City of Festivals     NHPBS

Hong Kong may be Asia's World City, yet its people still cherish their tradition and the richness it brings their lives.

Wed, Dec 21 7:00 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 21 7:00 P.M. Nicaragua - Culturally Rich and Naturally Beautiful     NHPBS

Joseph visits Nicaragua and discovers the untouched beauty of the land and a population ready to embrace travelers.

Thu, Dec 22 7:00 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.

Thu, Dec 22 7:00 P.M. Berlin and Western Poland - Over The Borderline     NHPBS

In a show that begins in Berlin and ends in Poznan, where the Polish state began, Joseph travels in the German-Polish border region and is captivated by the beautiful structures, historic traditions and respected customs.

Fri, Dec 23 7:00 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.

Fri, Dec 23 7:00 P.M. Zermatt, Switzerland - Under the Shadow of the Matterhorn     NHPBS

Joseph heads to Zermatt to capture Switzerland's natural majesty at the foot of the country's most iconic mountain - the Matterhorn.

Fri, Dec 23 9:30 P.M. Christmas Celebrations Around The Globe     NH CREATE

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

Sat, Dec 24 10:30 A.M. Christmas Celebrations Around The Globe     NH CREATE

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

Sun, Dec 25 9:30 A.M. Christmas Celebrations Around The Globe     NHPBS

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

Sun, Dec 25 12:30 P.M. Christmas Celebrations Around The Globe     NH CREATE

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

Sun, Dec 25 9:30 P.M. Christmas Celebrations Around The Globe     NH CREATE

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

Mon, Dec 26 2:30 A.M. Christmas Celebrations Around The Globe     NH CREATE

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

Mon, Dec 26 7:00 A.M. Ireland - Following The Way of St. Patrick, Part 2     NH EXPLORE

Joseph continues his Irish journey in the footsteps St.

Mon, Dec 26 7:00 P.M. The Best of Taiwan     NHPBS

Why Taiwan? That is a question uninitiated visitors to Taiwan may ask.

Tue, Dec 27 7:00 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.

Tue, Dec 27 7:00 P.M. Montreal, Quebec, Canada - Bonjour, Montreal     NHPBS

"Bonjour" means good day in French and it is always a good day in the French speaking Canadian province of Quebec, especially in the lively cosmopolitan city of Montreal.

Wed, Dec 28 7:00 A.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH EXPLORE

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

Wed, Dec 28 7:00 P.M. Tokyo, Japan - Celebrating The Past and Present     NHPBS

Like every other first time visitor, Tokyo's idiosyncratic pop culture, flashy neon-lights, garish billboards and hoards of people threaten to overwhelm Joseph's sensibilities, yet it doesn't take long for this episode to find its cultural center.

Thu, Dec 29 7:00 A.M. Halloween In Ireland's Ancient East     NH EXPLORE

The Irish are a celebratory people ready to rejoice in life at the beat of a drum, a note from a song and a burst of laughter.

Thu, Dec 29 7:00 P.M. The Bonin/Ogasawara Islands - A Land Far, Far Away     NHPBS

On the Bonin or Ogasawara Islands Joseph is reminded that travel is a treasure hunt.

Fri, Dec 30 7:00 A.M. Ireland - Following The Way of St. Patrick, Part 1     NH EXPLORE

Joseph follows in the footsteps of St. Patrick, Ireland's Patron Saint, when he wanders by foot and travels by car along the Way and Trail of St.

Fri, Dec 30 7:00 P.M. Bhutan - Part 1 - Gross National Happiness     NHPBS

Travel is a life-changing experience, though often these changes come when least expected.

Mon, Jan 2 7:00 A.M. The Best of Taiwan     NH EXPLORE

Why Taiwan? That is a question uninitiated visitors to Taiwan may ask.

Mon, Jan 2 7:00 P.M. South Africa - Into The Wild!     NHPBS

Joseph heads back to his first African adventure when he safaris through South Africa for close encounters with its animals and people.

Tue, Jan 3 7:00 A.M. Ireland - Following The Way of St. Patrick, Part 2     NH EXPLORE

Joseph continues his Irish journey in the footsteps St.

Tue, Jan 3 7:00 P.M. Bhutan - Part 2 - Land of the Thunder Dragon     NHPBS

Joseph's Bhutan adventure continues as he heads east over 14,000 foot mountain passes to the Phobjikha Valley to witness the graceful antics of the rare and endangered Black-Necked Crane.

Wed, Jan 4 7:00 A.M. The Best of Taiwan     NH EXPLORE

Why Taiwan? That is a question uninitiated visitors to Taiwan may ask.

Wed, Jan 4 7:00 P.M. A San Antonio Christmas     NHPBS

San Antonio is a festival town and Christmas is a most festive time of year.

Thu, Jan 5 7:00 A.M. South Africa - Into The Wild!     NH EXPLORE

Joseph heads back to his first African adventure when he safaris through South Africa for close encounters with its animals and people.

Thu, Jan 5 7:00 P.M. Taiwan Lantern Festival     NHPBS

Joseph, a winner of the 2013 Taiwan Tourism Festival Awards, deepens his understanding of Taiwan and its people by criss-crossing the island during the Taiwan Lantern Festival.

Fri, Jan 6 7:00 A.M. South Padre Island, Tx     NH EXPLORE

Joseph heads to South Padre Island for a host of activities that highlight the many pleasures available to visitors to the longest barrier island on the South Texas Coast.

Fri, Jan 6 7:00 P.M. La Joie De Vivre In Quebec City, Canada     NHPBS

Joseph heads to Quebec City, the only walled city north of Mexico, for a lively cultural adventure among the French-speaking Quebecois.

Mon, Jan 9 7:00 A.M. South Africa - Into The Wild!     NH EXPLORE

Joseph heads back to his first African adventure when he safaris through South Africa for close encounters with its animals and people.

Mon, Jan 9 7:00 P.M. South Padre Island, Tx     NHPBS

Joseph heads to South Padre Island for a host of activities that highlight the many pleasures available to visitors to the longest barrier island on the South Texas Coast.

Tue, Jan 10 7:00 A.M. France - Cruising on the Lot     NH EXPLORE

Joseph and his crew navigate a watery path under the craggy cliffs and dramatic escarpments of Southwest France.

Wed, Jan 11 7:00 A.M. Alaska - America's Last Frontier     NH EXPLORE

Joseph looks back to his first voyage through Alaska's Inside Passage to the land and the people of America's Last Frontier.


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