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CROSSING SOUTH: Rosarito: Ultralight, Baja Studios, Lobster

Airs Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. on KPBS TV

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Above: Host Jorge Meraz gets a bird's eye view of Rosarito in this Ultralight flight.

CROSSING SOUTH is a travel show that explores Tijuana and Northern Baja. Bilingual travel companion and host, Jorge Meraz, takes you on a journey and demystifies the area. Get to know the people, vernacular, foods, customs and places frequented by the locals. To find these travel treasures, Jorge goes further than the tourist traps. There’s a lot to learn and fun to have right next door by CROSSING SOUTH.

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Host Jorge Meraz (right) has a feast of lobster at Puerto Nuevo.

"Rosarito: Ultralight, Baja Studios, Lobster" - In this episode, follow host Jorge Meraz as he takes an incredible ultralight airplane ride high and above Rosarito Beach. Then check out the famous Baja Studios where they filmed the movie "Titanic." Few people know that it is the largest aquatic studio in the world. Next Jorge has a feast of lobster at Puerto Nuevo, as well as a sample of a few other little edibles. This episode originally aired in 2012.

Past episodes of CROSSING SOUTH are available for online viewing. Maps of the locations featured on the show are also available online. CROSSING SOUTH is on Facebook, and you can follow @MerazRambler on Twitter.

CROSSING SOUTH: Rosarito: Ultralight, Baja Studios, Lobster

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