Beyond Your Backyard

Staunton, Va

Erik the Travel Guy travels to a small Virginia town with a big Virginia past! In this episode, he explores Staunton's historic architecture, visits a Presidential birthplace and library, learns a little Shakesperian stage magic and enjoys a delicious farm-to-table dinner! Big fun in small-town Virginia.

Tuesday, June 15 at 9:30 pm on 12.1

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  • Wednesday, June 16 at 2:30 am on 12.1

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series description

This is not your typical travel show. Beyond Your Backyard is a 30-minute, educational travel series highlighting destinations that people can travel to with ease. Veteran travel personality Erik Hastings (Erik The Travel Guy) reveals the "soul" of each destination he visits. Every episode digs deep to educate consumers on the history and culture, amazing experiences, delicious food, famous attractions as well as off-the-beaten-path haunts which locals and visitors love to visit. The show's editorial viewpoint is presented with integrity and humor designed to inspire viewers to travel.