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RAW TRAVEL SPOTLIGHTS HISTORIC DOWNTOWN SANFORD, FLORIDA
– Authentic Travel Show Visits Central Florida’s Not So Hidden Gem –
SANFORD, FL: January 29th, 2019- HistoricDowntownSanford.com Visitors Guide announced today that the internationally syndicated television series Raw Travel® will debut a new episode spotlighting Historic Downtown Sanford in Seminole County, Florida on February 23rd and 24th, 2019 in 95% of the U.S and 172 cities including Orlando’s NBC affiliate WESH 2 on Saturday, February 23rd at 12 noon.
This past fall Raw Travel previewed Historic Downtown Sanford as a stop in the “RV Road Trip: Central Florida” episode when the crew road tripped through parts of Seminole County in Central Florida. But this time the spotlight is fully on Historic Downtown Sanford on February 23rd and 24th, 2019 when Raw Travel debuts“Historic Downtown Sanford” then again, the weekend of May 18th-19th with a follow up episode titled “Let’s Go Sanfording”.
Both episodes focus on the town’s world class gastronomy, emerging craft beer breweries, art galleries and live local music scenes as well as the many ways local business owners who work together to grow the town’s profile and ensure each other’s and the community’s success.
“I fell in love with Historic Downtown Sanford the first time I visited. I was surprised by the relaxed vibe and the variety of food, entertainment and outlets for artistic expression” said Robert Rose, Executive Producer and Host of Raw Travel. “But it’s the friendly, proud and tolerant locals I treasure most. Locals seem to genuinely enjoy showcasing their unique corner of the world to visitors and I’m excited to turn other travelers on to my all-time favorite small U.S. town.” Rose continued.
“We were very happy to hear that Robert was interested in shooting an episode here in beautiful Historic Downtown Sanford but were incredibly ecstatic when we found out Raw Travel dedicated not one, not two but three entire shows to our amazing destination! This is the culmination of a lot of hard work from the City of Sanford, Seminole County Tourism, private businesses and the community in general who put on these events and contribute to what makes downtown so special!” said Will Henao, founder and managing director of HistoricDowntownSanford.com – The Visitors Guide. “I’m proud that I was a co-producer on the project and have this opportunity to shine a light on an incredible food and drink destination.” Henao added.
Every weekend Raw Travel reaches over 95% of US TV homes and the show recently had its highest viewership in its 6 season history with over 1.1 million viewers tuning in.
Raw Travel prides itself on featuring authentic, socially conscious travel to a variety of destinations both on and off the beaten path. The show is currently in its 6th Season of broadcast syndication (NBC, CBS, ABC, Fox, etc.) and is available for free via over-the-air, local TV stations in 174 cities and 95% of the U.S. The show can also be seen on outlets all over the world including National Geographic People (Asia), Amazon (India), Fox (Europe), etc. as well as several major airlines (Delta, Air Canada, Finnair, etc.) and cruise ships. The show currently boasts the largest weekly audience of any authentic travel show on commercial television.
Visit www.RawTravel.tv for more info, www.RawTravel.tv/wheretowatch for local listings in 174 U.S. cities and www.RawTravel.tv/episodes for more information on specific episodes. A short video trailer is of the Historic Downtown Sanford episode is posted at www.RawTravel.video as well.
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ABOUT RAW TRAVEL TV
Raw Travel is the most watched authentic travel show on U.S. commercial television and is an adventure travel & lifestyle series showcasing socially and environmentally aware, independent travel. The series weaves together themes of eco-tourism, volun-tourism (giving back) with underground music and authentic culture in a unique way. Each weekend the show is seen in over 174 U.S. cities on local broadcast affiliates (ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox, etc.) and in several international territories (Asia, Africa, Europe, etc.) on outlets such as National Geographic, Amazon, Fox and more. Certain episodes can also be found on several major airlines (Delta, Air Canada, Finnair, etc.) and soon in Over the Top (digital) platforms as well. It is produced and distributed in house by AIM Tell-A-Vision (AIM TV). Visit www.RawTravel.tv for more information.
ABOUT AIM TELL-A-VISION GROUP
AIM Tell-A-Vision (AIM TV) is an independent content and distribution company founded by media entrepreneur Robert G. Rose. Since 2000, AIM TV has been producing and distributing positive, compelling content that reflects a mission of presenting “Media That Matters”. Visit www.AIMTVGroup.com for more information.
HistoricDowntownSanford.com is a private marketing initiative of Sanford, FL based marketing agency Community Marketing Online, LLC founded by marketing strategist and event promoter Will Henao and it promotes the Historic Downtown Sanford District as a global travel destination featuring award-winning restaurants, craft breweries, gastropubs, shopping, world-class events, street festivals, performing arts, one of Central Florida’s most vibrant art communities and a spectacular marina featuring fishing, boating and dinner cruises with live music.
Founded in 2018 as a Visitors Guide,