For over 15 years, Samantha Brown has traversed continents, experienced culture, and tasted adventure applying her singular brand of warmth and inclusion along the way. Now, Samantha joins the public television family in January 2018 with 13 NEW 30-minute episodes that seek out the little-known spots and haunts where innovators and disrupters are creating a brand new travel experience.
- imDb Rating: 9.1 (27 Votes)
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Samantha Brown explores the emotional heart of travel and the people who change, challenge and strengthen a destination.
- Rated: N/A
- Released: 02 Jan 2018
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- Genre: Adventure, Reality-TV
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- Writer: N/A
- Actors: Samantha Brown
- Language: English
- Country: USA
- Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination.
- Total Seasons: 1
Episode 3x13; Apr 01, 2020
At Wynwood Walls, Samantha tours this unique outdoor destination featuring huge, colorful street murals by artists from around the globe. In Little Haiti, Samantha meets Chef BJ at his popular Bon Gout BBQ and samples tasty Haitian style BBQ. Launching from the Miccosukee reservation, Samantha takes an airboat tour through the heart of the Everglades with guide, Charles Kropke, who discuss the indigenous wildlife, history of the area and the proud Miccosukee Tribe that inhabit it. In the Design District, Samantha discusses the Miami food scene with Chef Brad Kilgore at his popular restaurant, Ember Miami, where they sample his fire-roasted 30-layer lasagna and tasty Rice Krispy treats. From jackfruit to allspice to the miracle fruit, Samantha tours the unique Fruit & Spice Park, where over 500 varieties of fruit, vegetables, spices & herbs from around the world all locally grown in this unique park. At Cubaocho Museum & Performing Arts Center in Little Havana, Samantha talks with art collector/owner, Roberto Ramos, at his one-of-a-kind venue that features musical performances, a bar specializing in rum and where the story of Cuba is told via rotating art. In Overtown, Samantha visits the Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum and talks with 93-year old Lt. Archie McKay, who served on the force of Miami's first all-black police station and courthouse established in 1954. On Biscayne Bay, Samantha goes sailing with Harry Horgan, who has developed an incredible program, Shake-A-Leg Miami, that utilizes the marine environment to improve the health, education, and independence of children and adults with physical, developmental and economic challenges, in an inclusive community setting.
3x13: Miami, Florida
3x12: The Coastline of Maine
3x11: Auckland, New Zealand
3x10: The Southern Finger Lakes, NY
3x9: Vienna, Austria
3x8: Phoenix, Arizona
3x7: Lakes & Mountains of New Hampshire
3x6: Dallas, Texas
3x5: Sailing the British Virgin Islands
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|Episode No.||No. Overall||Title||Airdate||Runtime||Summary|
Samantha visits one of the most diverse and underrated cities in the US: Houston, TX.
|2||2||Bern Region, Switzerland||2018-01-09||30||
Adventures from an Alpine Garden to the Cheese Grotto in Gstaad and Aare River in Bern.
|3||3||Brooklyn, New York||2018-01-16||30||
Samantha visits Brooklyn Navy Yard and samples whiskey at New York's oldest distillery.
Samantha visits Feng Jing, Peace Hotel, and a knife & scissor shop on Nanjing Road.
Samantha gets to float in space like an astronaut and meets Alex McCool in Huntsville, AL.
Samantha goes to Stanley Park, Granville Market and First Nations restaurant.
|7||7||Hill Country, Texas||2018-02-13||30||
Samantha finds out quickly there is a big difference between Texas and Texas Hill Country.
|8||8||Big Sur and Monterey, California||2018-02-20||30||
From Monterey to Big Sur, Samantha travels through the Central Coast of California.
Samantha travels to the ancient city of Xi'an, China.
|10||10||Ireland's Northwest Coast||2018-03-06||30||
Samantha goes green and marks off the Northwest coast of Ireland from her bucket list as she starts an epic adventure in County Donegal. Samantha is inspired by a poetry reading of William Butler Yates by a local historian, as her exploration continues, Samantha hikes up the sea cliffs of Slieve League, herds sheep on a local farm, learns about the dying craft of wool-weaving and takes an exhilarating horseback ride along the beach. Samantha frequents a local Gastropub and meets its owners, who are transforming Irish cuisine and serving up regional Irish craft beer. Topping off her County Donegal experience, Samantha visits famous Leo's Tavern, where she meets Irish celebrity, Moya Brennan of the band Clannad. Brennan is joined by her sisters and family to perform Celtic music in a rousing live performance. Finally, Samantha visits County Sligo, where she forages seaweed from the Atlantic Ocean and learns of its nutritional importance.
|11||11||Orange County, California||2018-03-13||30||
Samantha travels to Orange County in Southern California.
Montréal both surprised and inspired Samantha in her travels visiting the City of Saints.
|13||13||Oregon RV Trip||2018-03-27||30||
Samantha takes an all-American family RV road trip throughout the State of Oregon.