Best of Travel: San Francisco, Seattle, Vancouver
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2006
Director:
Rating: NR(Television)
UPC [Locale]: 033937-039317
Running time: 1:12 (72 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim, Slip Cover
Format: NTSC, 1.78:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: July 20, 2010
Collection type: Owned (#4275)
Status: Available
Purchase date: March 29, 2015
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Program One: San Francisco
Rudy serves up a generous sampling of San Francisco's flavors, from tangy sourdough bread at the Boudin Bakery to the sensory explosion of Chinatown. Experience the dizzying diversity and scenic splendors of the City by the Bay with a detour to the beautiful Napa and Sonoma valleys.

Program Two: Vancouver
This magnificent city stands on the crossroads between East and West. Rudy captures the charm and character of one of North America's most cosmopolitan and multicultural cities. In Vancouver's sister city, Victoria, Rudy enjoys afternoon tea, and visits beautiful Butchart Gardens.

Program Three: Seattle
Rudy explores this hip, vibrant city and its laid back charm. First venture into Seattle's lively downtown and waterfront areas with its' dynamic cultural scene. Next, explore incredible Mount Rainier and the San Juan Islands and you will see why Seattle sparkles like no other place on Earth.

Rudy Maxa is an award-winning public television series host and public radio’s original Savvy Traveler. Rudy’s authoritative “tips, trips and secret places” capture the vitality and character of the world’s most popular destinations and go beyond the guidebooks to discover hidden treasures and off-the-beaten-path surprises.
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Best of Travel: San Francisco, Seattle, Vancouver
Best of Travel: San Francisco, Seattle, Vancouver
Misc.
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Genres
Documentary
Special Interest
Television
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Small World Productions
 • KCTS/Seattle
 • SavTrav Productions
Media Companies:
 • Questar
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
 
Tags
Various
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature BD)
2Bonus Materials (DVD)
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Digital Copy
Crew
 San Francisco
Writing
Patty Conroy....Writer
Production
Patty Conroy....Producer
American Public Television
Nelsa Gidney....Executive Producer
John Givens....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Joseph Pontecorvo....Cinematographer
Film Editing
David Ris....Film Editor
Safari Studios
Music
Denny Gore....Composer
Klaus Lendzian....Composer
 Vancouver
Writing
Timothy J. Lorang....Writer
Production
Timothy J. Lorang....Producer
American Public Television
Nelsa Gidney....Executive Producer
John Givens....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Karel Bauer....Cinematographer
Film Editing
David Ris....Film Editor
Safari Studios
Music
Denny Gore....Composer
Klaus Lendzian....Composer
 Seattle
Writing
Susan M. McNally....Writer
Production
Susan M. McNally....Producer
American Public Television
Nelsa Gidney....Executive Producer
John Givens....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Peter Rummel....Cinematographer
Film Editing
David Ris....Film Editor
Safari Studios
Music
Denny Gore....Composer
Klaus Lendzian....Composer
Cast
 San Francisco
Themselves
Rudy Maxa....Host
Fernando Padilla....Boudin Bakery
Annie Sommerville....Greens
Melinda Whitehorse....Foot Walking Tours
Gianni Giotta....Caffe Trieste
Jesus Salinas Rodriguez....Park Ranger
Chris Hougie....Cornerstone Gardens
Jan Shrem....Clos Pegase
Mark Gray....Dr. Wilkinson's
 Vancouver
Themselves
Rudy Maxa....Host
Andy Robinson....Senior Park Ranger
Lana Geier....Granville Island Brewery
Ray Henry....Executive Chef, Diva at the Met
Diane Bernard....The Seaweed Lady
 Seattle
Themselves
Rudy Maxa....Host
Dale Nelson....Woodring Orchards
Deborah Jacobs....City Librarian
Tom Douglas....Etta's Restaurant
Lee Taylor....Mount Rainier National Park