Crossing South: Guerrero Negro Whale Petting
Airs Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 at 9:30 p.m. & Saturday, Feb. 22 at 4:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
Originally published October 30, 2013 at 4:39 p.m., updated February 19, 2014 at 12:06 p.m.
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.
"Guerrero Negro Whale Petting" - There is something very special that happens in Baja every year. Thousands of whales migrate there each spring and it makes for some of the best whale watching on earth. Follow host Jorge Meraz on his visit to Guerrero Negro, where he not only sees the whales, but pets them!
Also, visit the largest salt mine on earth that happens to be in the same town.