As Seen on TV! LET HISTORIC TRAVELER MAGAZINE TAKE YOU TO THE WORLD S GREAT HISTORIC DESTINATIONS.
Nothing makes history come alive better than visiting the places where historic events occurred. This exciting new series, hosted by the Emmy Award winning Bill Boggs, will take you to these great locations, giving you a personal sense of the people and events that have shaped the world. You will not only discover the excitement of exploring history, but will also learn the routes, lodging and site-seeing information to become a historic traveler.
Exploring the West takes viewers to many of the fascinating sites that make western America such a rich part of our historical heritage.In Historic Rockies you will visit diverse places like Grand Junction, Colorado where history goes back to the age of dinosaurs, the Mesa Verde ruins of the ancient Anasazi and ride the spectacular Durango-Silverton Railroad which preserves the incredible effort required to build American railroads. The Southwest looks at amazing pre-European Native American settlements and follows in the footsteps of the first Europeans to explore and settle the vast western wilderness. From historic Old Town in Albuquerque to Santa Fe to Mission San Xavier del Bac you will see locations that were established four hundred years ago. Additionally, you will visit the incredible ruins of the Anasazi Indians at Aztec Ruins National Monument. The amazing story of the American west will come alive in Exploring the West.