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. While taking part in miles of processions, enjoying the world's greatest fireworks display and dancing the night away accompanied by the music of dozens of local bands, he takes time to acquaint himself with the history and beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage colonial city which is famous for its artistic soul. During his stay he models for the artists at the famous Instituto Allende, soaks in the mystical Mayan Baths, steams with a shaman in a sweat lodge, sails across the city in a hot air balloon and parties with the best of them in El Jardin, San Miguel de Allende's main plaza. To top off his stay, he meets Chef Felipe of the Casa de Sierra Nevada, one of the town's top chefs, in the main market to pick up the fixings for his one-on-one cooking class featuring local cuisine. Vive Mexico!
Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds
Episode Number: 609
|Sat, Dec 30||9:30 A.M.||San Miguel De Allende, Celebrating in the Heart Of Mexico NHPBS (11.1)|
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.
|Wed, Nov 29||7:00 P.M.||Adventures In California's Tri-Valley NHPBS (11.1)|
|Thu, Nov 30||7:00 A.M.||Peru - The Amazon and Beyond NH Explore (11.2)|
|Thu, Nov 30||7:00 P.M.||Surprising Toronto NHPBS (11.1)|
|Fri, Dec 1||7:00 A.M.||Armenia - Ancient History and Modern Traditions, Part 1 NH Explore (11.2)|
|Fri, Dec 1||7:00 P.M.||Ontario's Central Counties - Multi-Cultural Adventures NHPBS (11.1)|
|Sat, Dec 2||9:30 A.M.||Land without Limits - The Cariboo-Chilcotin-Coast Region of British Columbia, Canada NHPBS (11.1)|
|Mon, Dec 4||7:00 A.M.||Armenia - Ancient History and Modern Traditions, Part 2 NH Explore (11.2)|
|Mon, Dec 4||7:00 P.M.||Sault Saint Marie, Canada NHPBS (11.1)|
|Tue, Dec 5||7:00 A.M.||France - Following The Rhone NH Explore (11.2)|
|Tue, Dec 5||7:00 P.M.||Northwest Ontario - Lake Superior and Beyond NHPBS (11.1)|
|Wed, Dec 6||7:00 A.M.||Ireland - Coast to Coast NH Explore (11.2)|
|Wed, Dec 6||7:00 P.M.||Thousand Islands - A Canadian Bi-National Adventure NHPBS (11.1)|
|Thu, Dec 7||7:00 A.M.||France - Bordeaux NH Explore (11.2)|
|Thu, Dec 7||7:00 P.M.||Northeast Ontario - Canada's Canoe Culture and First Nations People NHPBS (11.1)|
|Fri, Dec 8||7:00 A.M.||Taiwan's Penghu Islands NH Explore (11.2)|
|Fri, Dec 8||7:00 P.M.||San Antonio's Fiesta - Ole! NHPBS (11.1)|