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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Santa Fe Arts & Culture

From scenery so enchanting that it's drawn in filmmakers throughout history to farm fresh New Mexican cuisine and culture, explore Santa Fe with Emmy-nominated host Darley Newman and a cast of local friends. Discover history in Santa Fe's Plaza, contemporary art at Meow Wolf, tailgating at the Santa Fe Opera and a Japanese style spa complete with artisanal sake, combining the classic and quirky in Santa Fe.

  • 2018-07-18T04:30:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2018-07-22T01:30:00-07:00
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Finger Lakes & Monongahela Forests

Enjoy an East Coast nature escape in the Finger Lakes National Forest and Monongahela National Forest in New York and West Virginia. From a visit to the "Queen's Castle" to learn about the women's suffrage movement to a walk through an old growth forest teeming with life, viewers explore travel destinations for outdoor adventures by horseback riding, fly fishing, sailing and hiking.

  • 2018-07-25T04:30:00-07:00
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Wales: Isle of Anglesey & The Coast

Join host Darley Newman to enjoy breathtaking coastal farms and beaches, heart pumping adventures on Europe's fastest zipline and a visit to a haunted castle. On Anglesey Island, where Prince William and Duchess Kate once lived, walk the Wales Coast Path and visit a town with one of the world's longest place names. Dive into local cuisine and Welsh products, making for a salty experience. Meet Gareth Wyn Jones, a sheep farmer who has become a celebrity from his social media and advocacy work, and learn about life on a Welsh farm in one of the most beautiful coastal locations on the planet.

  • 2018-07-29T01:30:00-07:00
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French Riviera

Explore the French Riviera, learning about Picasso in Old Antibes, taking a stroll along Cannes famous promenade, visiting local markets in Nice, touring a perfume factory in Grasse and discovering a royal fort on St Marguerite Island. Host Darley Newman showcases how to dive into the French Riviera like a local with its stunning beauty and diversity of history and flavors.

  • 2018-08-01T04:30:00-07:00
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Northern England and Wales

Visit stately castles and stunning landscapes in Northern England and Wales, including a famous film location from Harry Potter. Darley meets the real life Calendar Girls to hear their inspiring story and walks the landscapes that inspired the Bronte Sisters to write famous works, including Wuthering Heights. She also takes viewers to stunning and historic UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including Saltaire and the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.

  • 2018-08-05T01:30:00-07:00
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Santa Fe Adventures

Explore Santa Fe outdoor adventures and lesser known cultural attractions by hiking at Bandelier National Monument, visiting a James Beard Award-winning restaurant serving traditional New Mexican food, mountain biking in the Santa Fe National Forest, observing Chimayo weavers and making a stop along the old Camino Real. Meet traditional artists and locals who share living history and reveal special ties to New Mexico's past to gain a deeper understanding of daily life and active adventure in Santa Fe.

  • 2018-08-08T04:30:00-07:00
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Little Rock, Arkansas

Explore the best of Little Rock, the capital of the state of Arkansas. Darley joins locals to enjoy top BBQ, tasty, artisanal ice cream and baked sweets in various neighborhoods foodies will love. She explores the River Trail by Segway, marveling at public art in the Vogel Schwartz Sculpture Garden. For another active urban adventure, Darley joins a local guide to enjoy Little Rock by bicycle, riding through the SoMa neighborhood and by historic homes in the Quapaw District.

  • 2018-08-12T01:30:00-07:00
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West Virginia Adventures

Experience the best of the Mountain State with locals as the guides, including top outdoor adventures and history. Take a scenic train ride in a rare steam locomotive, walk through history at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, go fly-fishing and off-roading and enjoy extreme whitewater rafting during Gauley Season on "Travels with Darley: West Virginia Adventures."

  • 2018-08-15T04:30:00-07:00
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