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Family Travel TV Show Goes National On PBS

Excerpt from Daily Herald

Oct 02, 2013 5:20 am

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When Rick Steves (who we love) comes off as the edgy guy, you know that PBS is playing it too safe when it comes to travel programming. Can Kelly show us something different this season?

— Dennis Schaal

Free Report: The State of Student Travel

Host Colleen Kelly in New Orleans, LA.


Kids are the focus of the popular PBS travel show, Family Travel With Colleen Kelly, hosted by Kelly and coproduced by Tricia Fusilero, both of Mount Prospect, Illinois.

Together, they’ve catapulted their local series into a national one. This weekend, “Family Travel with Colleen Kelly” debuts nationally and will ultimately be broadcast on more than 250 stations (each PBS station has its own schedule).

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