A San Antonio Christmas
joseph rosendo's travelscope

Fri, May 24 7:00 A.M. NH Explore (11.2)  

San Antonio is a festival town and Christmas is a most festive time of year. Joseph joins the locals and visitors to celebrate the season along San Antonio's famous river walk surrounded by songs, decorations and plenty of holiday cheer. Yet San Antonio is more than the River Walk, and Christmas in San Antonio means more than twinkling lights. In San Antonio, faith is real and "Feliz Navidad" is heard more often than "Merry Christmas." So, Joseph explores the city's spiritual roots at festive events like Mission San Jose's Mirachi Mass, as well as Christmas and Chanukah events held at the historic La Villita in the Arneson River Theater. The real meaning of Christmas is most evident when he gathers with San Antonio families in their homes to honor their heritage and practice their customs in traditional ceremonies such as the Tamalada - holiday tamale making - and in the city's San Fernando Cathedral at the midnight Serenada for the Virgin of Guadalupe.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 711

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Fri, May 24 7:00 A.M. A San Antonio Christmas     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Jun 25 10:30 A.M. A San Antonio Christmas     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 25 5:30 P.M. A San Antonio Christmas     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 25 10:30 P.M. A San Antonio Christmas     NH Create (11.4)
Thu, Jun 27 7:00 P.M. A San Antonio Christmas     NHPBS (11.1)

About 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.


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Wed, May 22 7:00 P.M. Southern Ethiopia - Tribal Lands and Primeval People     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, May 23 7:00 A.M. Bhutan - Part 2 - Land of the Thunder Dragon     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, May 23 10:30 A.M. Hong Kong - A City of Festivals     NH Create (11.4)
Thu, May 23 5:30 P.M. Hong Kong - A City of Festivals     NH Create (11.4)
Thu, May 23 7:00 P.M. Northern Ethiopia - Ancient History and Spiritual Present     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, May 23 10:30 P.M. Hong Kong - A City of Festivals     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, May 24 7:00 A.M. A San Antonio Christmas     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, May 24 7:00 P.M. Land without Limits - The Cariboo-Chilcotin-Coast Region of British Columbia, Canada     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, May 28 7:00 A.M. Taiwan Lantern Festival     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, May 28 10:30 A.M. Nicaragua - Culturally Rich and Naturally Beautiful     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, May 28 5:30 P.M. Nicaragua - Culturally Rich and Naturally Beautiful     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, May 28 7:00 P.M. Sechselauten - Switzerland's Spring Festival     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, May 28 10:30 P.M. Nicaragua - Culturally Rich and Naturally Beautiful     NH Create (11.4)
Wed, May 29 7:00 A.M. La Joie De Vivre In Quebec City, Canada     NH Explore (11.2)
Wed, May 29 7:00 P.M. Dreamin' California's Coast - Malibu to Big     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, May 30 7:00 A.M. Taiwan - Iron Pathways to Adventure - Part 1     NH Explore (11.2)


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