United States Travel Videos, DVD, Touring, Sightseeing, Vacation, Destination
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Item Code : TRAN150DVD. 5 Hours and 30 Minutes. All Aboard! From Denver to D.C., America By Rail is a 4-DVD collection of rail videos that explores the heart of America s scenic beauty and legendary trains. With stops in historic Creede, Colorado, and journeys on the luxurious American Orient Express, America By Rail is a steam-powered collection of history, heritage and scenic vistas, from engine to caboose! Colorado s Scenic Train Rides From the Rockies to Raton Pass, Denver to Durango, you ll be awash in beauty and history as you embark on Colorado s Scenic Train Rides. Take a ride through mining towns, experience the fantastic Cumbres & Toltec steam railroad, or take a step back in time on the Ft. Collins Municipal Railway s restored streetcar. Climb to the top of the world on the Manitou and Pikes Peak Cog Railroad and enjoy some of the most memorable train rides in some of America s most incredible scenery. With 14 separate journey to choose from, this is one ride that s too good to miss! APPPROX. 90 MINUTES America By Rail: Winter Wonderland Take the trip of a lifetime aboard Amtrak s Cardinal and travel from Chicago to Washington D.C. in the midst of heavy snowfall, with America By Rail: Winter Wonderland. Visit the overlooks at Hawks Nest, delight at the sunlight glinting off the snow in Kentucky and West Virginia and pass through historic Thurmond, a mining town in the heart of the New River Gorge. Winter can be the best time to visit West Virginia, and a train trip is the best way to do it! APPROX. 90 MINUTES America By Rail: Route of the Southwest Chief Ride one of the last distinguished trains from Chicago to Los Angeles and watch America s wonderful scenery unfold before you with America By Rail: Route of the Southwest Chief. Travel through farmland, the Great Plains and the Rocky Mountains, step back in time as you experience breathtaking views and visit historic locations such as the Dwight D. Eisenhower Museum, Dodge City and the Knott s Berry Farm Railroad. Bringing the best scenery America has to offer, in the luxury of one of its legendary trains, it s a compelling ride that you don t want to miss! APPROX. 90 MINUTES All Aboard the Potomac Eagle Ride along with us on an unforgettable train trip into the wild mountains of West Virginia on the Potomac Eagle Excursion Train. Vintage 1950s-era diesel locomotives power this scenic train as it follows the Potomac River into the deep gorge known as the Trough. Thrill at the beauty of the fall colors, catch a glimpse of the bald eagles that give the train its name, and be prepared to pack your bags and buy a ticket for the next departure of this extraordinary excursion! All Aboard the Potomac Eagle is a thrill for the enthusiast and tourist alike! APPROX. 60 MINUTES
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Item Code : QUES149DVD. Boxed Gift Set. 6-Volumes. Questar Video. 12 hours of Spectacular Scenic Rail Journeys. Catch a glimpse of the past as seen though the windows of a rolling museum of steam and steel. This six-volume series travels the paths of scenic railroads from east coast to west and explores American history in majestic style. Ride the rails in six volumes: CONTINENTAL DIVIDE, DONNER SUMMIT; THE SURFLINE, CALIFORNIA WESTERN; THE BLUE MOUNTAINS, MT. RAINIER; GREAT MISSISSIPPI, SHENANDOAH; DURANGO & SILVERTON, CUMBRES & TOLTEC; and RIO GRANDE, UNION PACIFIC. All aboard! - Twelve unforgettable voyages fill this 6-disc collection, from the Continental Divide on VIA's famous Canadian to Virginia's fabled Shenandoah Valley on the Winchester & Western. Tour sunny southern California on the Surfline, ancient redwood country on the California Western, Oregon's Blue Mountains on the Union Pacific, and the Cascade Mountains on logging railroads. That's just half the treat waiting in Great American Scenic Railroads. DISC 1: CONTINENTAL DIVIDE The Canadian Rockies have never been captured so beautifully as you ride through the vistas of Lake Louise and Banff on VIA's famous Canadian. DONNER SUMMIT The treacherous and beautiful 8,000 foot summit of Donner's peak stands watch over Donner's Pass in the Sierra Nevada mountains - one of the most difficult climbs in American Railroading. DISC 2: THE SURFLINE A whistle-stop tour of spectacular stretches of sun-drenched Southern California coast that begins in Los Angeles and winds its way to San Diego. CALIFORNIA WESTERN Redwood forests, the Pacific coastline, the Sierra Nevada Range and the infamous Donner's Pass - a once-in-a-lifetime whistle-stop tour of the California Western Railroad. DISC 3: THE BLUE MOUNTAINS The 200 hard miles of track cross Oregon's valleys, rivers, and creeks, then climbs three summits - the toughest grades on any of Union Pacific's routes. MT. RAINER The logging railroads are re-lived in the forested Cascade Mountains of the Pacific Northwest. DISC 4: GREAT MISSISSIPPI To Soo Line, Burlington Northern, Chicago & Western, Minnesota & Eastern, and Dakota storm their way through the upper Mississippi Valley. SHENANDOAH Visit Virginia's fabled Shenandoah Valley in diesel-powered work-horses that still punch a clock for the Winchester & Western Railroad. DISC 5: DURANGO & SILVERTON Chasm and curves, crevasses, gorges and perilous passes. Take a thrill ride on one of the most spectacular train lines in the country. CUMBRES & TOLTEC Climb aboard Mikado Steam Locomotive No. 488 for a historic ride on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad over the dramatic landscape of northern New Mexico and southern Colorado. DISC 6: RIO GRANDE Cool trains, passenger trains, freight trains and winter ski trains - one of the most remarkable journeys in the U.S. on the Denver Rio Grande Western. UNION PACIFIC Climb aboard Locomotive No. 3967, a coal-burning Challenger equipped with "elephant ear" smoke detectors, on its 40th Anniversary Steam Excursion run from Denver to Laramie, Wyoming. 12 hours on 6 DVDs
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Item Code : DOUG148DVD. A Doug Jones Travelog. 85 Minutes. A Spectacular Coast-to-Coast Journey Aboard three of America's Greatest Passenger Trains. The Broadway Limited - The California Zephyr - and the Desert Wind - Plus Cities and Scenery! All Aboard! Join Doug Jones, America's premier travelog producer, for a romantic coast-to-coast adventure aboard three of America's greatest trains. You'll depart New York City's Pennsylvania Station aboard the fabled Broadway Limited heading to Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and points beyond. At Chicago's Union Station, the legendary California Zephyr with its hi-level Superliner sleepers will depart west, rolling across the prairies, through Denver and into the heart of the breathtaking Rocky Mountain range. At Salt Lake City the Desert Wind departs out over Utah toward Las Vegas and the California deserts as you make your way to Los Angeles. You'll ride in the locomotive, meet the conductor, visit the galley, have dinner in the diner, and sleep in the rolling bedrooms of America's last great trains. You'll also tour New York City, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Chicago, Denver, the Rockies, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. You'll experience America from the great cities of the East to the heartland prairies; from the majesty of snow capped mountains to the haunting deserts of the West. THE GREAT TRANS-AMERICAN TRAIN RIDE will take you from "Sea to Shining Sea" on a romantic, nostalgic journey aboard the last great passenger trains of the U.S.A. as the sweeping panorama of America unfolds across 3,000 miles of silver rails. So pack you bags, grab your camera, and join Doug Jones as you step back to a bygone day when movie stars and Kings, G.I.'s and adventurers all traveled together on America's greatest trains.
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Item Code : LUXR147DVD. Luxury Trains of the World. 57 Minutes. Discover the world's most luxurious trains and relive a bygone era, when the journey itself was the most significant part of the experience; rather than simply getting there. A journey where the passenger becomes a real traveler and is able to experience the much more gracious way of travel - in a living recreation of the golden age of rail. The American Orient Express is a privately owned company and no relation to the British owned Orient Express. The train is a collection of cars that were purchased from museums and private collections throughout America. With nine exciting itineraries, the journeys trace jazz and blues to their origins in New Orleans, through the National Parks of the Pacific Coast, from hushed canyons to boiling mud pots, keeping the tradition of the golden age of rail with luxury and style.
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Item Code : QUES143VHS. 4 Video Set. Follow the open highway to excitement! 12 Unforgettable Road Trips! This four-video set, originally broadcast on the Travel Channel, presents the many sides of America from the tropical paradise of Hawaii to the fall splendor of Vermont by way of her back roads and highways. Each video introduces viewers to three colorful destinations. In "California, Hawaii, Alaska" you'll get lost amidst the giant redwoods, weave leis together from magnificent tropical blooms, and pan for gold in the rugged wilderness. When visiting "Montana, Idaho/ Wyoming, Washington", become a cowboy for the day, peer into Ernest Hemingway's old haunts, and set sail on a magnificent whale-watching cruise. "Blue Ridge, Vermont, Michigan" promises adventure of a different sort when you taste the delectable ice cream at the Ben & Jerry's factory, meet a pair of Benedictine monks who run a jam shop, and saddle up for an English-style fox hunt. Finally "Red Rock Rim, Northern New Mexico, Natchez Trace" whisks you high above the Grand Canyon by helicopter, introduces you around Elvis hometown, and unravels the history of Santa Fe through her architecture. Lush scenery, entertaining trivia, and handy travel tips make this video set a must for seasoned vacationers and armchair travelers alike.
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Item Code : READ141DVD. Readers Digest. 60 Minutes. From early morning sunlight that lights up the rocky shores of Maine's Acadia National Park to a glowing sunset over the Everglades in Florida, America's eastern coast thrives with natural wonder of indescribable beauty and scale. Enjoy an unforgettable panorama of brilliantly changing autumn leaves, thundering cascades of the nation's most famous falls, shadowed caves encouraging exploration, and cypress-filled marshy swamps thickly disguising their inhabitants. Tour the coast from top to bottom, and marvel at nature's distinctive beaty at: Acadia National Park (Maine) Autumn Leaves (New Hampshire &Vermont) Niagara Falls (New York) Mammoth Cave (Kentucky) Shenandoah Valley (Virginia) Great Smoky Mountains (North Carolina/Tennessee) Okefenokee (Georgia) The Everglades (Florida)
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Item Code : READ140DVD. Readers Digest. 60 Minutes. Start where America's mighty Mississippi empties into the Gulf of Mexico...voyage up river and wonder at the majesty of the Great Lakes, each with their own spirit, personality, and inviting coastlines...then head west to take in some of our countries most incredible scenic highlights, such as the timelessly popular Yellowstone National Park and the indescribable vast scale of the Grand Canyon - one of the world's most spectacular sights. Mississippi River (Louisiana to Missouri) The Great Lakes (New York to Minnesota) The Badlands (South Dakota) Devils Tower (Wyoming) Glacier National Park (Montana) Yellowstone National Park (Wyoming/Montana/Idaho) Grand Teton National Park (Wyoming) Arches National Park (Utah) Bryce Canyon National Park (Utah) Zion National Park (Utah) Grand Canyon National Park (Arizona)
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Item Code : READ139DVD. Readers Digest. 60 Minutes. Your journey begins in the stark beauty of Death Valley National Monument. It ends with enthrailing closeups of rare nene birds in the crater of a dormant volcano in Hawaii. And in between, gaze at diverse images of startling beauty and exquisite composition, shot on location all across the western coast of the United States. Experience nature's magnificence:: crashing waves, a dense rain forest, icy glaciers, and other extrodinary treasures. Death Valley (California &Nevada) Sequoia National Park (California) Big Sur (California) Yosemite National Park (California) Crater Lake (Oregon) Mount Ranier (Washington) Olympic National Park (Washington) Galcier Bay (Alaska) Haleakala National Park (Hawaii)
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Item Code : PASS138DVD. Passport to Adventure. 30 Minutes. The life of the American cowboy has been surrounded by legend and glorified by actors and Hollywood producers. Hosts Julie Conover &Mark Jennings visit real working ranches, where guests from around the world come to live out their Western fantasies and families work to preserve their way of life. They'll mount up and join the gang for a cattle drive, then explore the sacred land of the Crow Indians, who left pictographs on the sandstone cliffs. On a high mountain plateau, Mark &Julie experience the majesty of wild mustangs in their spectacular natural setting.
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Item Code : MDCY137Hollywood - Travel Video. DVD. Madacy Entertainment. 55 Minutes. Lock the doors and turn out the lights. Wild bikes and crazy bikini babes are ready to roar into your house! The biggest motorcycle events west of the Mississippi River in the U.S.A. are the annual Love Ride and Hollister Bike Festival. See the world record-setting 25,000 biker pack, two bikini contests, spectacular stunts and celebrities ranging from Peter Fonda to Jay Leno to supermodel Jennifer Flores. Babes, bikes, bands, bikers, bikinis, and world-record bike pack. Two bikini contests and the Seattle Cossacks stunt team. Check out the babes and ogle the bikes during this non-stop party!
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Item Code : PLAN136DVD. Planet Earth. 100 Minutes. North America Spectacular video of Canada, the United States and Mexico from the Space Shuttle and the International Space Station Planet Earth: North America Planet Earth: North America is the third title in the Planet Earth series, featuring spectacular video of Canada, the United States and Mexico from the Space Shuttle, and the International Space Station. North America includes more than 100 minutes of breathtaking imagery, complemented by New Age music composed and performed by "Opus 27".
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Item Code : CAST135DVD. 280 Minutes. AMERICA'S CASTLES takes a grand tour of the nation's most extraordinary homes. Available on DVD for the first time are six episodes which stand as the crown jewels of America's most rich and famous. Lavish, sprawling, and sometimes whimsical, these one-of-a-kind landmarks astonish with their architectural inventiveness and exuberant decorative splendor. From the Rockefeller's spectacular country estate in the Hudson Valley to Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida, AMERICA'S CASTLES opens the doors to dozens of exclusive addresses. Guided by curators and directors, cameras glide over stunning interiors brimming with artistic masterpieces and hand-made furnishings of rare woods and marbles, while a fascinating blend of cultural and biographical details tells the full story behind these grand estates.
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Item Code : QUES134DVD. Boxed Set. 6 Volumes. 8 Hours. From Alaska to Mexico to America's Eastern coastline, discover places best experienced in the luxurious comfort of an RV with award-winning filmmakers John Holod and Jodie Ginter. These entertaining and information-packed programs vividly capture the history, culture, and beauty of each destination. Holod shares invaluable tips that will save you time, money, and trouble as you plan your own unforgettable RV vacation. Disc 1: Alaska: RV Adventure of a Lifetime - Explore Alaska, the last frontier as Holod shares his favorite places and maps out the best routes. You will experience the Alaskan Highway, Liard Hot Springs, North Pole Santa House, Anchorage State Fair, Tetlin National Wildlife Refuge, and much more. Disc 2: Alaska's Inside Passage - Head north to historic Skagway, and experience killer whales, totem pole carvings, brown bear encounters, snorkeling, a helicopter/glacier trek, and more along the Alaska Marine Highway System. Disc 3: Natural Wonders of the Northeast Coast - Escape from the big cities and crowded beaches to explore natural wonders along a 1,500-mile adventure that begins in Virginia Beach and ends at the Maine/Canada border. Disc 4: Natural Wonders of the Southeast Coast - From Virginia Beach to Key West, witness the flight of 10,000 snow geese, and experience hang-gliding, kayaking, aerial tours, scuba diving, and other incredible outdoor adventures. Disc 5: Gulf Coast Adventures: Still Wild and Beautiful - This 1,700-mile adventure takes you from Sanibel Island, Florida, to Padre Island, Texas. You will observe an amazing array of plant and animal life, and meet the hospitable and hard-working residents rebuilding their beautiful coast in the wake of hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Disc 6: Baja RV Adventure - Baja's desert paradise is vividly captured in this adventure-packed program that takes you from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas. Your itinerary includes San Felipe, a beach playground for RV'ers, Sierra National Park, Magdalena Bay, and scuba diving haven, La Paz.
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Item Code : 7DAY132DVD. 7 Days. 52 Minutes. The west of North America is full of amazing contrast and stretches from the pretentious world of the Hollywood glitterati to a landscape that is both natural and spectacular. This journey features some unique and impressive sights such as the historic rock settlements of the Native American Indians and fascinating salt deserts and volcanic areas. Los Angeles is synonymous with Hollywood and it was here that this amazing city attained worldwide fame. The Sidewalk Of Fame is covered with brass stars that bear the names of famous celebrities of both past and present. Universal Studios is the largest and most active film and television studio in the world as well as providing a popular day out for the family and is one of the most successful amusement parks in the U.S.A. Death Valley covers an area of around 10,000 square kilometers. Around a fifth of the region is located at or below sea-level. During the gold rush of the 19th century it was through here that thousands of pioneers took a short cut while journeying west. They eventually arrived in a valley that offered no further way forward. Weakness, hunger and lack of water combined to create the name of this treacherous valley. Las Vegas is like a mirage in the desert, awake day and night it is THE entertainment capital of the world. The Bellagio is a return to the exclusive nature of the casino hotels of the past in which luxury is at its zenith and an investment of nearly 2 billion dollars speaks for itself. 1,600 meters deep and 16 kilometers long, the Grand Canyon is the most colossal gorge in the world. The sight of this gigantic natural wonder is the climax of any trip to Arizona and each year around 5 million visitors come to see this, the `Eighth Wonder Of The World'. Natural wonders, amazing sights, boundless wealth and incredible neon: America's west still has the call of the wild!
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Item Code : TPCS131Boxed Set of 4 Discs. DVD. 4 Hours and 54 Minutes. From PBS affiliate KCTS comes the Over America Deluxe Box Set, a collection of the most successful regional videos ever produced. The Emmy Award-winning series, presented for the first time ever in a deluxe box set, features amazing cinematography and beautiful original music scores. Showcasing video shot in high- Definition (HD) by the world's most experienced aerial production team, the Over America Deluxe Box Set is filled with breathtaking awe-inspiring imagery. tour the grandeur of Washington D.C., the beauty and diversity of San Francisco, and experience the vast metropolis of New York City. From the rugged Northwest mountains to the spectacular capital, tour America from coast-to-cost in all her majesty. 4 Complete Videos Over America View the scenic magnificence of our nation, from her wave-swept coasts to the majestic mountains and the forested Northwest. Photographed from the air with state-of-the-art High Definition cameras, Over America will become a treasured addition to your video library. Washington D.C. Our Nation's Capital This fascinating portrait of the capital of the United States was photographed over a year's time. The film's perspectives from the air and ground capture the sense of grandeur, history, and vitality that give Washington, D.C its character. Globe Trekker: San Francisco This historic city is widely regarded as one of the most attractive cities in the United States. Home to the flower power generation and a thriving cultural mix, San Francisco has something to offer everyone. Follow Justine Shapiro through Chinatown, Mission, The Castro, Haight Ashbury, and North Beach as she meets authentic hippies, samples vegan food, visits Alcatraz, and takes a day trip to see the giant redwoods. Globe Trekker: New York New York is a wondrous metropolis and the self-proclaimed capital of the world. Its vast population and multitude of ethnic groups have created a vibrant and energetic mix that is known as much for its resilience in the face of tragedy as it is for its economic power. Globe Trekker travelers Ian Wright and Megan McCormick tour New York's five boroughs: Staten Island, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan. Join them as they visit Ground Zero, ride the Staten Island Ferry to the statue of Liberty, take in the views from the top of the Empire State building, go on a serious shopping spree along 5th avenue, and soak away cares of the city on Coney Island Beach.
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Item Code : CTIS130DVD. Cities of the World. 60 Minutes. The famous Route 66 was one of the original federal routes between 1926 and 1985. It started in Chicago and wound through Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and California, ending in Los Angeles. The length of this historical route is around 4000 km's. Let us visit the shops, the gas stations, motels, and restaurants along the Mother Road. Let us stop at a secluded spot and listen to the sound of a million wheels traveling on this road. Let us visit the cities of Chicago and St. Louis, the Museum of the West and the western movies, the Native American villages, and the great river, the Mississippi. Let us think of Mark Twain, Walt Whitman, Jack Keruac, John Steinbeck, and the 'Easy riders'. Let us see the wonderful colors of Santa Fe and the fantastic Grand Canyon. Let us walk in the footsteps of the stars on the streets of Beverly Hills and Hollywood, and take a swim in the ocean on the beach of Santa Monica or Malibu.
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Item Code : OVER129Over Series. Blu-ray Disc. 1 Hour and 28 Minutes. From sea to shining sea in spectacular high definition! Soar Over America in this one-of-a-kind visual essay of the nation. The film, narrated by Emmy Award-winning actor Tom Skerritt, captures the country, from wave swept coasts to majestic mountains. Celebrate it all in this program, previously seen on public television. Product Features Part of an Emmy-award winning series More than a million copies sold Shot in crystal clear high definition Narrated by Emmy Award-winning actor Tom Skerrit Original music score and unique photographic styles
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Item Code : READ128Questar Video. DVD. 4 Discs. 5 Hours All roads lead to dazzling adventure in this unique collection! Scenic Drives 1: From Maine to Key West The open road calls, and this program answers with scenic drives down the Eastern Seaboard, venturing from the quaint and rocky coast of Maine's Acadia National Park to the remote and romantic Nantucket Island in Massachusetts, and from the picturesque pastures of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley to the lovely and languid island of Key Largo in Florida. Scenic Drives 2: From Texas to Yellowstone Cruising through ten states in the ever-changing Heartland, this journey extends from the romantic Bridges of Madison County in Iowa to the erupting, awe-inspiring geysers of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, and from Montana's sprawling Big Sky Country to nature's kaleidoscope on San Juan Parkway in Colorado. Scenic Drives 3: From Arizona to Alaska All roads lead West in this amazing program, which drives along smoking volcanoes in Hawaii, near massive glaciers in Alaska, up Big Sur Drive in California, through rain forests in Washington's Olympic National Park, and finally abandons the car to descend, by donkey, into Arizona's Grand Canyon. Special Added Features For DVD: Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound ~ Interactive Menus Chapter Search Bonus ~ Documentaries Inspiring Music Videos ~ Photo Galleries Maps for All Drives America the Beautiful Musical Tribute: This journey literally sings! Nineteen songs (including "Oklahoma!," "New York, New York," "Shenandoah," "Rocky Mountain High," "Ol' Man River," "Chicago," and "Take Me Out to the Ball Game") provide an all-musical backdrop in this rousing tribute to America's diverse landscapes, landmarks, institutions, and people. Enjoy Breathtaking Beauty at Every Turn in this 4 Disc Scenic Drives Collection - Disc 1: From Maine to Key West Cruise down the most scenic routes of the Eastern Seaboard, driving along Maine's rocky coast, stopping to admire the views at Acadia National Park. Motor to charming Nantucket and then continue on to Cape Cod in its entire summer splendor. Admire the brilliant red and orange leaves common to autumn-kissed New America. Stop and appreciate the dramatic motion of the mighty Niagara Falls. Step into a simpler life in Pennsylvania's Amish Country, and then continue south through the Shenandoah Valley, admiring the lush landscapes and diverse wildlife. Embrace the local charm of Chincoteague Island, and the vast beauty of the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains. Heading further south, slow down for some time in Savannah, Georgia's quaint cityscapes. Finish your road trip at the sunny beaches and blue lapping waves in the Florida Keys, the perfect destination for any drive. Disc 2: From Texas to Yellowstone Journey through the ever-changing, beautiful American Heartland, crossing the romantic Bridges of Madison County in Iowa. Travel across a landscape of lush green Missouri hills through the Ozark Mountains. Glide through Montana's Big Sky Country, and stream past Texas' languid and storied Rio Grande. Then traverse Route 170E and loop through Big Bend National Park. Enjoy one of the greatest scenic drives of the American Southwest at Four Corners: navigating through Bryce Canyon, to Arches National park, to Monument Valley, finishing in Mesa Verde, taking in some of the most dramatic landscapes in the nation. Follow Route 160E towards Durango, Colorado for an Old west adventure. Then cruise through the natural and manmade wonders of the Badlands and historic Mount Rushmore. Conclude the western tour with stops at gorgeous Glacier National Park and the national treasure of Yellowstone National Park. Disc 3: From Arizona to Alaska Coast across the dazzlingly diverse American West. Begin your journey at one of the world's favorite vacation destinations - the breathtaking Hawaiian Islands and the idyllic beaches on Hawaii's Kauai Island. Then return to the mainland for one of the greatest wonders of the natural world, the humbling Grand Canyon. Next, cruise along the Pacific Coast at gorgeous Big Sur on Route 1 to the wondrous Yosemite National Park. Next, the road heads to the heart of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Regale in the scenic splendor of Redwood National Park, inhabited by gigantic trees - the tallest on the planet. Next, head north and east toward Oregon's peaceful Crater Lake. Another turn leads to a new Pacific Northwest Adventure from Mt. Rainier to Olympic National Park. Then cruise even further north to Alaska's Seward Highway and Kenai Peninsula, motoring through a blizzard of glorious landscapes and wildlife, and views that will take your breath away. Disc 4: Bonus Disc - America the Beautiful Musical Tribute - Sing the praises of the world's most beautifully diverse land! Nineteen songs (including Oklahoma!, New York, New York, Shenandoah, Rocky Mountain High, My Old Kentucky Home, Ol' Man River, Chicago, Take Me Out to the Ballgame) provide an all musical backdrop in this rousing tribute to America's diverse landscapes, landmarks, institutions, and people.
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Item Code : READ126DVD. 3 Hours. This unique video collection celebrates the history of our great nation from colonial times to the present. On this incredible journey spanning four centuries and more than 5,000 miles, you will visit the places, meet the people, and relive the events that took us from an emerging nation to leader of the free world. Revelations from personal letters and diaries, beautiful re-creations, insights from noted historians, and archival footage combine to make history come alive as never before! Part #1: Forging a Nation - You will see the Pilgrims land on the wild shores of Massachusetts, celebrate the first Thanksgiving in 1621, and experience what life was like at Plymouth Plantation. Then relive the dramatic years of the American Revolution, and journey along with Paul Revere on his frantic midnight ride. Suffer through the bitter winter at Valley Forge with George Washington and his weary troops, and witness Thomas Jefferson as he pens the Declaration of Independence. Part #2: Uniting a Nation - You will blaze the Wilderness Trail through the Cumberland Gap with Daniel Boone. Join Lewis and Clark on their thrilling exploration of the Pacific Northwest. Defend the Alamo with Sam Houston. Share the agony of slavery and the Civil War, from the bombardment of Fort Sumter to Lee's surrender at Appomattox Court House. Then, be there when East meets West--when a Golden Spike driven into the Utah soil signals the completion of the transcontinental railroad. Part #3: Leading the World - You will step into Thomas Edison's workshop. Be there as Henry Ford perfects the assembly-line process. Join Teddy Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson as they lead America into the global arena. Relive the shocking events of Black Tuesday, the 1929 stock market crash. Experience the pivotal moments of World War II. See Martin Luther King leading the March on Washington. Then, journey with the first American astronauts as they walk on the moon.
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Item Code : CTIS125DVD. Cities of the World. 60 Minutes. The United States offers uncountable sights to the visitor, from the White House and the Capitolium in Washington through the skyscrapers of New York and the buildings of Chicago to the clay buildings of Santa Fe. The west, well known from the movies, awaits the visitors with wooden forts, the endless prairie, Indian villages and pueblos. Nature offers the visitor the Niagara Falls, the amazing red rocks of the Monument Valley, while the city of gambling, Las Vegas and the capital of movie making, Los Angeles shows the visitor a different side of the United States. Come along!
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