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CROSSING SOUTH: Tijuana: Crooner, Tigers, Drinks & Food

Airs Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 at 9:30 p.m. on KPBS TV

Host Jorge Meraz gets a rare chance to hold a baby tiger at the Tijuana Zoo.

Credit: Courtesy of Centurion 5

Above: Host Jorge Meraz gets a rare chance to hold a baby tiger at the Tijuana Zoo.

CROSSING SOUTH is a travel show which explores Tijuana and Northern Baja.

Bilingual travel companion and host, Jorge Meraz, takes the audience on a journey and demystifies the area. Get to know the people, vernacular, foods, customs and places frequented by the locals.

"Tijuana: Crooner, Tigers, Drinks & Food" - In this episode, Jorge hangs out with the Tijuana Opera and listens in as the company rehearses for their next show.

Then he cooks and samples food from Mujeres Divinas Restaurant.

Photo credit: Courtesy of Centurion5.com

Host Jorge Meraz (right) samples food from Mujeres Divinas Restaurant.

Next Jorge visits the Caliente Racetrack and zoo and gets a rare chance to hold a baby tiger.

After the tigers, Jorge explores the hands-on science museum called El Trompo.

Lastly, Jorge enjoys a meal at a hole-in-the-wall burrito joint that makes great meals for a small price.

CROSSING SOUTH: Tijuana Opera, Racetrack & Zoo

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All past episodes are currently available for streaming on demand.

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

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