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Napa: Prager Winery and Portworks; Badwater Salt Flats in Death Valley, California; Taos, New Mexico: Hot Springs on the Rio Grande; Calistoga, California; Joshua Tree National Park and 29 Palms, California; Grayton Beach State Park, Florida; On the Chesapeake: Easton, Maryland; Roswell, New Mexico; Vikingsholm Castle, Lake Tahoe; Historic Coronado, California; Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico; Hellhole Canyon, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park; Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas; Camel Lake, Apalachicola National Forest, Florida; Padres Island National Seashore, Texas; Indian Palm Canyon, Palm Springs, California; Oak Alley Plantation, Louisiana; San Diego's Inland Sea: Salton Sea, California; Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina; Boulder Park, Jacumba, California; Nothing Like the PCH; Trona Pinnacles, Mojave Desert, California; Washington Grove, Maryland – Town within a Forest; La Jolla Sea Caves – A Trip through Time; Finding It in Shoshone, California; California's Active Volcanoes; Toth’s Trail of Whispering Giants Born in La Jolla; Catalina's Lonely Peaks; Salt Point State Park: Hidden California Coast; Utah's Moab Music Festival; Close Encounters in CA's High Desert; Joshua Tree: More than Just Camping; California's Active Volcanoes; Spectacular Mono Lake; Gila, Geronimo and More in New Mexico; Mexico Beach; Florida Roadtripping; Far Flung Corners of Texas; Hubbell’s Humble Hovels: Annual Father’s Day Tour of Ilan-Lael Foundation


Plum Orchard Antebellum Mansion on Cumberland Island; Calico Ghost Town, Mojave Desert, California; Beyond Alien Invasion: Roswell's 12 Caves; Pioneering Women Architects of the Wild West; Mules, Miners and Immigrants: Manifesting California's Destiny; The Sand Serpent of Borrego Springs; The Knight of Salvation Mountain and his Holy Grail; The City on the Slabs: East Jesus; Murals in the Barrio--Art Beneath the San Diego Bay Bridge; A Dutchman's Castle and Hungarian's Chiefs in the American Southwest; Joshua Tree, Beyond the National Park; Santa Fe Wine and Chili Fiesta; Altadena, the Rustic Pasadena; Palm Groves in Southern California; Pirates on the Chesapeake; St. Paddy’s Bash in the Berkshires; Shoshone; The Happy Shak—A Throwback Hippy’s Haven on the Beach; Hot Springs, Snakes and Comets in the Rio Grande; Pacific Coastal Highway--North


Savoring the Flavors of Lavender at Keys Creek; Dancing in the Desert: Death Valley Icon, Ballerina Marta Becket; The Mud Caves and Fish Creek Canyon; Lazy Desert Vintage Airstream Hotel; Desert Art in Yucca Valley; Anacapa Lighthouse; Christmas on the Gilded Queen Mary; Casa de Balboa; National Salute to Bob Hope; The Corps Rocks the Mercado; Anacapa Lighthouse; Grayton Beach State Recreation Area; Slim Jim and the Seven Sister Caves; Hearst Castle Sculpture Garden; Lawrence Welk Theater and Museum; Florida’s Historic Estates--Vizcaya; Carillon Concert Beneath the Oaks; Cannery Row's Sardine Factory; Pavers at Salt Point State Park; Vikingshom Castle


Seaside Secrets Along Sonoma’s Coastal Highway; Motor West: A Woman’s Quest for Freedom on the Open Road; Drums and Dragons: California's Festivals for the Gods


Quest for Good Joe: Eight Offbeat California Coffee Houses;Julian, CA: Pie Town and So Much More