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CROSSING SOUTH: Calafia, Sunio Beach Club & Ollies Pizza

Host Jorge Meraz is bursting with enthusiasm as he is about to enjoy some of the goodness served at Ollie's Pizza in Rosarito, Baja Calif.
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Host Jorge Meraz is bursting with enthusiasm as he is about to enjoy some of the goodness served at Ollie's Pizza in Rosarito, Baja Calif.

Thursday, March 17, 2022 at 9:30 p.m. on KPBS TV + Monday, March 21 at 9:30 p.m. KPBS 2 / On Demand

A new season of CROSSING SOUTH Premieres Thursday, March 24 on KPBS TV and the PBS Video App!

Travel south of the border into Baja California with bi-lingual travel host Jorge Meraz to discover a country rich in food, culture and so much more. On this episode, Jorge heads over to Rosarito and explores some restaurants that were established along its coastline. He visits a prime steak house and wine bar that inherited a collection of props from "The Titanic." The town is known for housing the oceanfront movie studio back when it was first being filmed.

Aerial shot shows Quinta Calafia, a famous hotel and restaurant on the south side of Rosarito, Baja Calif.
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Aerial shot shows Quinta Calafia, a famous hotel and restaurant on the south side of Rosarito, Baja Calif.

Next, he chats with the chef of a local resort, and visits a pizza parlor where the owner, an American expat, and his staff show him how to make his own pizza pie.

CROSSING SOUTH: Calafia, Sunio Beach Club & Ollies Pizza

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About The Series:

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.