You can visit Italy, Arizona and India all tonight on WYCC-TV in Chicago.
8 p.m. (CST) — “Rick Steves’ Europe” — Rick visits Italy’s greatest hill towns. We get to see San Gimignano’s medievel towers, Cortona’s charming lanes and find out about Orvieto’s papal intrigue. And we get a look at Civita di Bagnoregio’s cliff-hanging vistas.
8:30 p.m. — “Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” — Joseph is in Yuma, Arizona and checks out the area’s natural wildlife and visits the Nature and Birding Festival and the Lettuce Days festival.
9 p.m. — “Globe Trekker” — The season 14 premiere is called “The Mumbai City Guide.” Stops through this Indian city include the neighborhood made famous by the movie “Slumdog Millionaire”, the fish market at Sassoon Docks, the elite Taj Palace Hotel, the sea fort of Murud Janjira and an open-air laudromat.
THE RETURN OF “KEEPING UP APPEARANCES?”
Media reports earlier in the week reported that Roy Clarke, the creator of “Keeping Up Appearances”, the extremely popular BBC television comedy that ran in the early 1990s and airs every Saturday night on WTTW-TV in Chicago, may bring back the comedy to the BBC. This version would have Hyacinth, her husband Richard and all the gang as they were in their 20s.
UNTIL NEXT TIME. . .