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Samantha Brown's Places to Love

Naples and Paradise Coast of Florida

Samantha starts her Paradise Coast adventure off with a kayak tour in the salt-waters of Everglades National Park, while learning about the local eco system and remote mangroves. Back on land, Samantha visits the Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens and meets Uno, a rescued blind Florida Panther. The Bayshore Arts District is certainly up-and-coming, and Samantha learns this after meeting a local designer, who specializes in re-imaging jewelry in a fresh way. At Bar Tulia, Samantha talks to Chef Betulia about the growing enthusiasm for local craft cocktails and how Naples has the best elements of Miami without it being a huge city.

After enjoying a gorgeous Florida sunset, Samantha starts her day off back on the water aboard a dolphin tracking boat, where he helps find and tracks dolphins across the bay. Local spots and the fresh catch usually go hand in hand, especially at Grouper and Chips, where Samantha gets to visit this popular restaurant. Along with great food, there is a big contingent of the live music, which Samantha finds very quickly while visiting Marco Island. Finishing off her trip, Samantha meets Clyde Butcher, the Ansel Adams-esque photographer of the Everglades, who talk about the beauty of the Big Cypress swamp that has been focal point of Clyde's lens and entire career.

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Miami

Samantha explores Wynwood Walls, Little Haiti, the Everglades and Biscayne Bay.
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Maine

Samantha explores Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, and Bass Harbor.
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Auckland, NZ

Samantha sails Auckland Harbor.
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Corning, NY & the Southern Finger Lakes

Samantha starts off her visit to Crystal City by learning about the history of glass.
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Vienna

Samantha gets insight into Vienna's fascinating history.
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Phoenix

Samantha takes in the stunning beauty along the Sonoran Desert trail.
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New Hampshire

Samantha visits her hometown state.
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Dallas

It's all about food and art in Dallas.
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British Virgin Islands

Samantha goes sailing around the historic British Virgin Islands.
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Sonoma

Samantha takes a road trip along the Sonoma coastline.
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