travels with darley

Illinois: Ottawa & Beyond

Hiking, biking, beer tasting and boating are just some of the adventures host Darley Newman explores with local guides not far from Chicago in Ottawa, Illinois. From a Himalayan salt cave to a Cajun chef amid the cornfields to the historic I&M Canal, this Illinois adventure is filled with interesting things to learn and experience.

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Brittany, France

From fabulous crepes, galettes and cider to castles, markets and beaches, Darley leads viewers through Brittany, France with locals as the guides. Join Darley for stand up paddleboarding along the Pink Granite Coast, sailing around a medieval walled city, coastal hikes to lighthouses and Breton cuisine.

  • 2019-05-21T10:00:00-07:00
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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."

  • 2019-05-22T04:30:00-07:00
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Alabama & Arkansas

Road trip through Alabama and Arkansas. Darley guides viewers through Birmingham, Mobile and Alabama's Gulf Coast, enjoying Mardis Gras history, motorsports, beaches and gardens. In Northwest Arkansas, locals guide Darley on biking trails to explore art and Clinton history.

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France's Western Front Part I

Experience World War I history in an active way on a journey along the Western Front in Northeastern France. Local experts guide Darley by bicycle and foot through the cities of Verdun and Metz to sample famous foods like Quiche Lorraine and visit battlefields, American cemeteries and memorials, combining rich cuisine with history related to The Great War.

  • 2019-05-29T04:30:00-07:00
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Darley's Global Food Guide

From Africa to Asia to Alabama, learn about the global food scene and get tips on what you must taste on your travels. Host and food lover Darley Newman explores some of the world's best places to eat and drink, including the farm to table movement, barbeque, Bourbon and craft beer in the USA, coffee in Ethiopia, top Cantonese cuisine in Hong Kong and bizarre, but tasty delicacies in Europe.

  • 2019-06-04T10:00:00-07:00
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France's Western Front Part II

Travel along the historic Western Front in France to explore the history of one of the most devastating wars on earth, World War I. Learn how The Great War affected communities in France in the past and present day, delving into remembrance sites and modern pleasures, including great Champagne and local cuisine.

  • 2019-06-05T04:30:00-07:00
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California's Central Coast

Join Darley for a classic American road trip along Highway One and California's Central Coast. Highlights include historic Hearst Castle and the beloved elephant seals in San Simeon, Channel Islands National Park, "California's Little Denmark" in Solvang, hiking in the Los Padres National Forest, dune buggies on Pismo's incredible sand dunes, and seafood and sustainability in Morro Bay.

  • 2019-06-11T10:00:00-07:00
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Missouri's Route 66 & St. Louis

Darley explores St Louis and the birthplace of Route 66, mixing classic American history with modern diversions. Viewers travel along to dine on downhome BBQ with a spicy pitmaster, meet a James Beard Award-winning chef and explore city neighborhoods and breweries. Darley enlists local guides for an outdoor hike at Castlewood State Park, and a visit to City Museum, the St. Louis Art Museum and Forest Park.

  • 2019-06-12T04:30:00-07:00
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North Dakota

Discover North Dakota's Badlands. Darley bases herself in Watford City for mountain biking along the beautiful Maah Daah Hey Trail, Native American Culture at the Earth Lodge Village, hiking to surprising ice caves in the Little Missouri National Grassland, festivals and food in Watford City, and presidential history in Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

  • 2019-06-18T10:00:00-07:00
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Tokyo, Japan

Mixing the ultra-modern with Edo-period traditions, locals guide Darley to the best food, culture and adventures in Japan's capital city of Tokyo. Explore top neighborhoods, markets, temples, and surprising areas of natural beauty, including a behind-the-scenes tour of a Tokyo sake brewery, sushi at the world's largest fish market, a hike at a sacred mountain and more.

  • 2019-06-19T04:30:00-07:00
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