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Rudy Maxa, the most trusted name in travel, goes beyond the guidebooks to share his authoritative "tips, trips and secret places." Now, Europe looks even better in spectacular Blu-ray. The world's most popular destinations, hidden treasures and off-the-beaten path surprises pop off the screen in spectacular high definition, making these discs a must-own collectible for millions of travel buffs. Rudy, one of America's foremost travel experts, is seen on more than 300 PBS stations every week, is the popular voice of The Savvy Traveler as heard on NPR, and is the contributing editor of National Geographic's Traveler magazine.
- Program 1: Guadalajara & Puerto Vallarta - Hola from Guadalajara, "City of Roses." Rudy Maxa explores the rich history and culture of "the most Mexican of cities," with its colonial architecture, dramatic murals, mariachi music, and vibrant folk art. Rudy visits such historical sites as the monument that commemorates the founding of Guadalajara, the Rotonda de los Hombres Illustres, and the Palacio de Gobierno. Mercado Libertad, the largest market in Mexico offers the wildest shopping experience. Rudy also tours a tequila distillery. Then, it's an easy hop to the coast where Puerto Vallarta's traditional charm makes it a popular getaway for tourists, artists, and movie stars. Rudy visits the site where John Huston filmed "Night of the Iguana."
- Program 2: Mexico City & Zihuatanejo - Rudy Maxa is your guide to the world's largest metropolis, a tumultuous capital city brimming with art, culture, world-class cuisine, and pulsating nightlife. Rudy explores Mexico's ancient roots just outside the city at pre-Aztec Teotihuacan and the fascinating National Museum of Anthropology. Join Rudy as he hangs out at the Zocalo, the world's second largest square and the center of national life since the Aztecs. For a restorative change of pace, Rudy trades city life for the soothing waters on the Pacific coast the palm-fringed resorts Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo.
In addition to the Blu-ray disc, this combo pack also includes:
- DVD version of the program(s) that you can play in your DVD player, vehicle or computer.
- Digital copy of the program that you can download to your computer and/or transfer to your mobile devices.
Vendor: Questar Video
Publication Date: 2010
Series: Best of Travel
AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND: Australia: Sydney/Queensland - DVDRudy MaxaQuestar Video / 2010 / DVD$13.49 Retail:
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SOUTH AFRICA: Safari, Cape Town, Garden Route & Wine Country - DVDRudy MaxaQuestar Video / 2011 / DVD$10.49 Retail:
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