Thousand Islands - A Canadian Bi-National Adventure
joseph rosendo's travelscope

Tue, Nov 1 7:00 P.M. NHPBS  

There are so many beautiful islands in the bi-national Thousand Islands that its name could easily be Two Thousand and More Islands. Each has its particular charm and the Thousand Islands have long captured the heart and soul of those in search of an escape to a place of beauty and tranquility. On this Canadian adventure Joseph goes in search of the gentile pleasures that are synonymous with the islands - a place rich in natural wonders, historic sites and island traditions. There are many for him to choose from - cozy farmers markets, millionaire castles, kayak excursions, UNESCO Biosphere Reserves, family farms and fine restaurants. While the Thousand Islands was and still is the stomping ground of the rich and famous, the spirit of this place is neighborly and down-to-earth. On his travels Joseph discovers that the real treasures of the Thousand Islands are all the people that you'll meet - they're good-natured, independent, yet close knit and connected to this land. They have a spirit of adventure. Some have been here for generations; others just came for a visit and stayed for a lifetime. And their love of this place is real and infectious - it doesn't take long to catch it.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 810

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Tue, Nov 1 7:00 P.M. Thousand Islands - A Canadian Bi-National Adventure     NHPBS

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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Thu, Oct 6 7:00 P.M. Zermatt, Switzerland - Under the Shadow of the Matterhorn     NHPBS
Thu, Oct 6 9:00 P.M. Northern Ethiopia - Ancient History and Spiritual Present     NH CREATE
Thu, Oct 6 9:30 P.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH CREATE
Fri, Oct 7 2:00 A.M. Northern Ethiopia - Ancient History and Spiritual Present     NH CREATE
Fri, Oct 7 2:30 A.M. Zambia - Bush & River Safari     NH CREATE
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