samantha brown's places to love
Quebec City, Canada

Sun, Sep 4 12:00 P.M. NHPBS  

During Quebec Winter Carnival, Samantha starts her trip off ice canoeing on the frigid waters of the St. Lawrence River. From there she visits a popular Sugar Shack, where she learns about making maple syrup, and has a traditional Quebec meal with the owners. Exploring further, Samantha walks the picturesque streets of Petit Champlain, where she stops in a woodcarving shop and discusses the history of the storied neighborhood. Continuing on, Samantha meets Bonhomme, the legendary snowman "Ambassador of the Quebec Winter Carnival," and learns of the Carnival's history and importance in Canada. Samantha then visits the Hotel de Glace (Ice Hotel), a seasonal hotel built out of ice, the only one of its kind in North America. Before she heads home, she takes a thrilling toboggan run on a course built in 1884.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 401

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Sun, Sep 4 12:00 P.M. Quebec City, Canada     NHPBS

About Samantha Brown's Places to Love:

For more than 17 years, TV host Samantha Brown has been exploring all four corners of the world, visiting more than 260 cities in 62 countries, sharing her adventures and introducing new cultures to viewers.

Now, the two-time Emmy Award-winner embarks on her next journey with her new travel series SAMANTHA BROWN'S PLACES TO LOVE.

Unlike a traditional travelogue show with a formulaic itinerary, PLACES TO LOVE delivers decidedly refreshing and enriching travel experiences by taking viewers on a discovery of the emotional heart of travel and highlighting the people who are changing, challenging and strengthening a destination.

From Brooklyn, New York and Monterey, California to Shanghai, China and Donegal in Ireland, Samantha seeks out the little-known spots and haunts where innovators and disrupters are creating a brand new travel experience.

Whether it's through food and drink, art and design, culture or adventure, at the end of each episode, viewers will have a well-curated list of new experiences that focus on not just how to visit a destination, but how to fully immerse in it.

The 13-part series encourages viewers to experience the passion of people and the soul of a place in a way that only traveling can do.

Samantha's career as a television travel host happened by accident.

A producer spotted her work in a commercial and recommended her to the Travel Channel in 1999 to audition for a new show called Great Vacation Homes.

A decade of various series followed, including Great Hotels, Passport to Europe, Passport to Latin America, Samantha Brown's Asia, The Trip, 50/50, and many others.

Samantha's fun-loving style has made her a beloved and engaging television personality whose approach is less expert and more a person you would want to travel with.


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Fri, Aug 19 10:30 A.M. Hong Kong, China     NH CREATE
Fri, Aug 19 5:30 P.M. Hong Kong, China     NH CREATE
Fri, Aug 26 10:30 A.M. Greater Palm Springs, Ca     NH CREATE
Fri, Aug 26 5:30 P.M. Greater Palm Springs, Ca     NH CREATE
Fri, Sep 2 10:30 A.M. Lake Geneva and the Valais, Switzerland     NH CREATE
Fri, Sep 2 5:30 P.M. Lake Geneva and the Valais, Switzerland     NH CREATE
Sun, Sep 4 12:00 P.M. Quebec City, Canada     NHPBS
Mon, Sep 5 6:30 P.M. Houston, Texas     NH EXPLORE
Tue, Sep 6 6:30 P.M. Bern Region, Switzerland     NH EXPLORE
Wed, Sep 7 6:30 P.M. Brooklyn, New York     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Sep 8 6:30 P.M. Shanghai, China     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Sep 9 10:30 A.M. Santa Fe, Nm     NH CREATE
Fri, Sep 9 5:30 P.M. Santa Fe, Nm     NH CREATE
Fri, Sep 9 6:30 P.M. Huntsville, Alabama     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Sep 10 10:00 A.M. Asheville, North Carolina     NHPBS
Sun, Sep 11 12:00 P.M. Dutchess County/Hudson Valley, Ny     NHPBS

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