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CROSSING SOUTH: Tijuana: Skyline, Sweets, Fair & Fancy

Airs Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017 at 9:30 p.m. on KPBS TV

CROSSING SOUTH host Jorge Meraz explores Tijuana.

Credit: Courtesy of Centurion 5

Above: CROSSING SOUTH host Jorge Meraz explores Tijuana.

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.

In this episode, we take a look at a famous new skyscraper in Tijuana and interview the architect.

Host Jorge Meraz then has a ball at the Tijuana Fair riding the rides and eating the foods.

Later, we go to a music festival for the young TJ locals.

And lastly, Jorge cooks with the chef at La Querencia making "Baja Med" cuisine, drinking rattlesnake tequila, and eating freshly hunted wildlife.

Crossing South: Tijuana II

We visit Tijuana's new skyscraper, the Fair, a music festival, and La Querencia Restaurant in this episode of CROSSING SOUTH.

All episodes of CROSSING SOUTH are available for viewing on demand.

CROSSING SOUTH is on Facebook, Instagram, and you can follow @MerazRambler on Twitter. #crossingsouth

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