travels with darley

Travels with Darley follows five-time Emmy nominated host Darley Newman as she travels with local people in beautiful and awe-inspiring locations to experience history, culture, food, music, art and adventure. Each episode introduces viewers to diverse cultures and traditions and what makes each location truly unique. Darley's on-camera local counterparts are the true stars of each episode, as they lead Darley through their world. Viewers learn about places and cultures that are less publicized by traditional media, as well as new things about places they thought they knew, bridging global cultures and inspiring viewers to look at the world in a new way.

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Martinique Caribbean Culture

Darley travels with locals to learn about Martinique's unique culture and history, which includes famous figures like Empress Josephine and modern poets, artists and politicians. She travels through the capital city of Fort-de-France, to the Anse Cafard Slave Memorial, through urban markets and to an ancient Creole sugarcane plantation to learn about rhum agricole and enjoy a deeper dive into this French Caribbean Island.

  • 2018-09-19T04:30:00-07:00
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Hong Kong Island Hopping

Hong Kong is a big city with lots of urban attractions, but with over 260 islands, Hong Kong is also a great destination for island hopping. We're exploring the greener side of Hong Kong by hiking, biking, boating and taking in beach views with the locals. We'll visit a doctor who specializes in traditional Chinese medicine, see what Hong Kong locals eat at bustling markets and make a trip to Lantau Island to visit the Big Buddha and Po Lin Monastery.

  • 2018-09-23T01:30:00-07:00
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Martinique Adventures

Explore the French Caribbean on the island of Martinique, combining beautiful beaches with lush rainforests and quiet fishing villages with vibrant cultural sites. Host Darley Newman meets local guides to take a deeper dive into the top places to sun, sail, snorkel, eat, drink and enjoy eco-friendly nature and fascinating Creole culture.

  • 2018-09-26T04:30:00-07:00
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England: Manchester, Liverpool & The Lake District

Travel with Darley to the best places to eat in Northern England, where The Beatles got inspired and hip neighborhoods in Manchester and Liverpool. Join local guides to delve into the city where The Beatles grew up by visiting The Beatles Story at Albert Dock, Strawberry Field and Penny Lane in Liverpool. Soccer fans will enjoy an insider's tour of the National Football Museum, where a history of women footballers is revealed. Plus, the foodies village of Cartmel, where sticky toffee pudding and a Michelin star restaurant help showcase the charms of the Lake District.

  • 2018-09-30T01:30:00-07:00
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Hong Kong Urban Adventures

Explore art galleries, hip neighborhoods and top nightlife in Hong Kong, as host Darley Newman meets local experts enjoy the best urban adventures in this bustling Asian city. From authentic cuisine on a foodies' tour of Sham Shui Po to dim sum at the world's cheapest Michelin-star restaurant, food, markets, culture and temples take center state on this city tour.

  • 2018-10-03T04:30:00-07:00
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Wyoming National Forests

From the Bridger Teton National Forest in iconic Jackson Hole to the Snowy Range scenic byway in the Medicine Bow National Forest, host Darley Newman and local guides go off the grid to reconnect and discover national forests and great towns for outdoor lovers in Wyoming. From mountain biking, horseback riding, fishing, hiking and scenic drives to historic towns and modern brewpubs, the Cowboy State does not disappoint.

  • 2018-10-10T04:30:00-07:00
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Illinois: Route 66 & Midewin

Travel to the top diners and historic sites along all-American Route 66, including modern nature escapes that may surprise you. This is an Illinois road trip you won't forget, as host Darley Newman drives old Route 66 in a classic car to meet bison at Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie and explore the best of "the Mother Road."

  • 2018-10-17T04:30:00-07:00
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