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Globe Trekker

Southwest China (#103)

Justine visits four of the 21 provinces in China - Guangxi, Guizhou, Yunnan and Sichuan. In Guangxi province, she heads to Moon Hill, a wondrous limestone pinnacle that the Chinese consider to be the most beautiful area in the whole world. She then travels to Guizhou and the isolated mountain village of Lung Ga, home to the Long Horn Miao tribe, and to the spectacular Huangguoshu Waterfalls. In Sichuan province, she cuddles with a six-week-old baby panda at the Giant Panda Research Base. [58 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas. In keeping with their aim of "living as the locals do," charismatic hosts Ian Wright, Justine Shapiro, Zay Harding, Megan McCormick and others explore everything from big-city landmarks to exotic sights in remote villages.

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