Web site: http://www.journeysinindia.com
An innovative travel highlighting India's unique culture, history, architecture, and wildlife. Bill Ball explores both small villages and giant metropolises to explain the diverse culture, the fascinating traditions, and the wonderful people that make up India.
India's Natural Beauties: Udaipur and Jaipur #101
The majestic City Palace, the Garden of the Maids of Honor, the Pink City, the Palace of Winds, and the Amber Fort are explored.
- KET2 Wednesday, May 14 at 9:00 am EDT
Hyderabad: The Lake City #102
Discover the amazing history of this ancient city through its religion, royal lineage, architecture, and art. Bill buys souvenirs like a pro and takes a look at the high-tech and movie industries.
- KET2 Wednesday, May 21 at 9:00 am EDT
The Wildlife of Rajastan: Ranthambore and Keoladeo National Park #103
Encounter the tiger along with sambar and blue bull, wild boar, and langur monkey at Ranthambore National Park. Board a rickshaw and join your guide as he explores Keoladeo National Park, known for its abundant bird life.
- KET2 Wednesday, May 28 at 9:00 am EDT
Cruise the backwaters of Kerala, explore the cities of Cochin and Kozhikode, attend a local theatre performance, and see a local festival.
- KET2 Wednesday, June 4 at 9:00 am EDT
The Far North: Amritsar, Shimla and Manali #105
Explore the Golden Temple, the centerpiece of the city of Amritsar, and the British influenced town of Shimla. Bill visits the resort area of Manali.
- KET2 Wednesday, June 11 at 9:00 am EDT
Agra and Its Environs #106
Tour the Agra Fort and learn its role in the incredible history behind the Taj Mahal's construction. Bill goes to Fatehpur Sikri, a former Mughal capital, which was created of red sandstone and displays the influence of its Hindu and Mughal roots.
- KET2 Wednesday, June 18 at 9:00 am EDT
The Land of Rudyard Kipling: Kanha and Bandhavgarh National Parks #107
Bill steps back into Rudyard Kipling's wild world while exploring Kanha and Bandhavgarh National Parks, the inspiration for The Jungle Book and many other tales.
- KET2 Wednesday, June 25 at 9:00 am EDT
Bangalore and Ooty #108
Visit Cubbon Park and Lal Bagh Gardens and explore the city's markets, nightlife, and architecture. Bill visits the "Queen of the Hill Stations" Ooty, where he tours the plantations, rides the historic narrow-gauge railroad, and visits the Stone House.
- KET2 Wednesday, July 2 at 9:00 am EDT
Mumbai & Goa #109
Bill tells Mumbai's rich history is told through two of its most famous inhabitants, Gandhi and Kipling, and heads to the coastal paradise of Goa.
- KET2 Wednesday, July 9 at 9:00 am EDT
Gir: The Last Refuge of the Lion #110
Bill tracks a lion, spotted deer, owls, and parrots in the desert of Gujurat and meets a local dance group who is preserving the traditional dances of the area people.
- KET2 Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 9:00 am EDT
Kathmandu and Chitwan National Park #111
Bill explores Nepal, tours the city of Kathmandu, flies around Mount Everest, and searches for tigers from the back of an elephant in Chitwan.
- KET2 Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 9:00 am EDT
Tamil Nadu: Chennai, Pondicherry and Much More #112
Bill visits Chennai's Fort St. George and the Fort Museum. He explores Sao Tome Basilica, the ancient port city of Mahabalipuram, and the Descent of Ganga.
- KET2 Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 9:00 am EDT
Old and New Delhi, A City of Contrasts #113
Journey through the capital of India and visit the tomb of Humayun and the National Gandhi Museum.
- KET2 Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 9:00 am EDT
Official web site: http://www.journeysinindia.com