WORLD'S GREATEST CRUISES

NOLA Code:
WGCR 0100 H1
Number of Episodes/Length:
10 / 30
Collections:
Rights End:
6/5/2025
Producer
Influence Entertainment Group Inc.
Presenter
WPBS
TV-G
CC
sIX
Stereo
SAP:
Year Produced:
2022
Version:
Base
Romantic traditions, fascinating ships, and transformative destinations

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#101 Rhone Culinary France
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, it’s a culinary ‘tour de France’. Lynn Elmhirst sails on the Rhone river through the South of France, tasting her way through Avignon’s famous market, learning how to make olive oil, meeting a dog who hunts for truffles, and meeting a winemaker who shares the secrets of his region’s famous wines.

SHORT: On a river cruise in France, Lynn Elmhirst meets Makers of olive oil, truffles, and wine.

#102 Alaska Seafood and Wildlife
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst sails to America’s Last Frontier in search of north pacific seaside scenery, sightings of the ‘big three’ Alaskan wildlife: whales, bears and otters… and seafood treats! Lynn traces crab from the sea to the plate, and learns a classic salmon dish onboard the ship.

SHORT: Lynn Elmhirst cruises in search of whales and bears, crab feasts and salmon delicacies.

#103 Rhythms of South America
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst sails up South America’s Atlantic coast. Lynn discovers the tango of Buenos Aires, the samba of Rio de Janeiro, cultural trend setters, and the tastes of Brazil, from cachaca drinks to churrasco cowboy barbecue. And meets a cobbler on board the ship making unique cruise souvenirs.

SHORT: From Argentina to Brazil, Lynn Elmhirst finds new takes on tango, Carnival and cruise ship life.

#104. Scandinavia and Scotland
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst sails on a North Sea odyssey, from Scandinavia’s capitals across to Scotland’s highlands and islands. She discovers Demark’s famous ‘hygge’ lifestyle, the secrets of Viking ships, the site of the last battle pitched on British soil, and the inspiration behind Edinburgh’s Royal Military Tattoo on Castle Rock.

SHORT: Lynn Elmhirst sails the North Sea discovering Vikings, highlands and Edinburgh’s Tattoo.

#105 Alaska Goldrush
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst goes in search of goldrush tales on a cruise to Alaska. In a preserved frontier town, she takes an historic train to the Yukon, learns what life was life in a cheeky goldrush era brothel, and goes behind the scenes on the ship to meet the head butler and make a classic cruise dessert in its namesake destination.

SHORT: Lynn Elmhirst cruises to bygone days, with trains, brothels, and a classic cruise dish.

#106 French Canada
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst sails along the mighty St. Lawrence from Montreal, to Quebec City to the record-breaking Bay of Fundy. She meets a Maker upcycling old fur into new fashion; discovers the rebirth of the oldest hospital north of Mexico, goes shopping with the ship’s chef, and walks in underwater caves at low tide.

SHORT: Lynn Elmhirst cruises to discover upcycled fur, markets, and the world’s highest tides.

#107 Going ‘Dutch’ in the Caribbean
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst sails the Caribbean on board a ship that connects the Netherlands and America’s former ‘New Amsterdam.’ The cruise visits Dutch St. Maarten, where Lynn tries her hand at racing yachts, and the cruise line’s private island where she rides horses in the surf. Plus she gets behind the scenes tours of cruise ship operations.

SHORT: Lynn Elmhirst yachts, rides horses on a private island and helps out ship operations.

#108 Danube Culinary Central Europe
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst indulges in the tastes of Central Europe on a Danube river cruise, from traditional, Oktoberfest-style morning brunch in Germany, to the recipe for the oldest cake in the world, to the famous wines of Austria’s scenic Wachau valley, balanced by cycling from the ship along the river and tasting the waters in Budapest.

SHORT: Lynn Elmhirst tries the oldest cake recipe, local wine, healing waters, riverside cycling.

#109 Rhone River of Wine
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst discovers the wines of a Rhone river cruise and a post-cruise extension in Champagne. She learns the secrets of the Rhone river’s influence on wine, meets the maker of one of the last family-owned champagne houses, and tastes the sparkling wine in one of the most unusual tasting bars in the region: in the tree tops.

SHORT: Lynn Elmhirst meets Makers and sips wine from the riverbank to the treetops of Champagne!

#110 Danube History and Innovation
In this episode of World’s Greatest Cruises, Lynn Elmhirst celebrates the culture of Central Europe during a river cruise on the Danube through Germany, Austria, and Hungary. She meets an organ-playing Abbot, gets a front-row seat to explore castles along the river, meets a Hungarian cowboy, and visits a museum of the future.

SHORT: Lynn Elmhirst explores a river of abbeys and castles, cowboys and a museum of the future.

Program Rights

Broadcast Rights:
Unlimited
Rights Dates:
6/6/2022 - 6/5/2025
School Rights:
1 year
V.O.D. Rights:
Yes
V.O.D. Rights Type:
Passport - concurrent with broadcast rights
Linear Live Streaming:
Yes
Non-Commercial Cable Rights:
Yes