Great Drives

Rising gas prices? No worries. Enjoy some of the world's most beautiful drives from the comfort of home. Slide into the driver's seat of a great car, buckle up, then watch the road stretch out before you as breathtaking panoramas unfold
around you.
 
 

Rising gas prices? No worries. Enjoy some of the world’s most beautiful drives from the comfort of home. Slide into the driver’s seat of a great car, buckle up, then watch the road stretch out before you as breathtaking panoramas unfold around you. Each program is a trip of a lifetime, complete with historical facts and fascinating detours. Each 25 min, 1 DVD.

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Get your kicks on this drive through the historic part of Route 66. Starting out at the Santa Monica Pier, where the highway ended, youâ™ll retrace its path through the most scenic towns along this historic route. See where Gable married Lombard, go through old Las Vegas and dip down along the back roads as you discover what lured millions of Americans out West. End up at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon for a view that will definitely get our motorâ™s running.

18298 Great Drives: Complete Collection

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Packaging: 12 DVDs in 6 Amaray Cases Shrinkwrapped

Run Time: 300 minutes

Format: Full screen

Number of discs: 12

Language: English

Subtitles: No

Color or B&W: Color

CC: No

SDH: No

Region Code: 1

Aspect Ratio: 4:3

Rating: NR

15791 Great Drives: Wyoming: Grand Tetons

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Discover where Butch Cassidy got his start, ancient Indian petroglyphs, wild horses, drive America’s most beautiful highway and see the awe inspiring Grand Tetons.
 
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15787 Great Drives: Hallowed Ground

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From Jefferson’s Monticello to Gettysburg, PA we drive this four-state, 175 mile corridor through the heart of American history. Route 15, the Old Carolina Road, holds more history than any other region in the United States. It’s a “must do” drive for anyone who cares about America.
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15693 Great Drives Hawaii: Maui

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Start out on the Hana Highway! Itâ™s 52 serpentine miles wind around 600 curves and over 54 one-lane bridges, through scenes of waterfalls splashing beside the road, swimmers plunging into the surf, trees laden with fruit, perfumed air and stunning vistas around every turn. Take in the raw beauty of the Hana coast and then go off road on the backside of the Haleakala National Park. Discover itâ™s all part of the landscape as you roam the back roads of Maui.
Packaging:Single disc
Run Time:25 minutes
Format:Full screen
Number of discs:1
Language:English
Subtitles:No
Color or B&W:Color
CC:No
SDH:No
Region Code:1
Aspect Ratio:4:3
Rating:NR

15783 Great Drives: Scotland: The Highlands

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The Scottish Highlands are unmatched for splendor. From grand mountains, to heather adorned hills, to craggy coastlines, this dramatic scenery makes the Highlands a classic driving tour. Sheep and cattle roam the glens. While fisherman tend their nets. Its beauty attracted Mary Queen of Scotts and its waters have sheltered a legend â“ the Loch Ness monster. Roam where Vikings, Celts and English Soldiers battled and see what make the Highlands unforgettable.
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
 Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15694 Great Drives Miami to the Keys

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Start with a tour of the little known backroads of Miami, including the Art Deco realm of South Beach. Then head down the highway to discover the Keys. From glass bottom boats, to sea turtle rescues, dwarf deer and bacchanalian sunsets, find out why Jackie Gleason said, âœhow sweet it is.â
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
 Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15784 Great Drives: Napa to Monterey

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Traverse the golden back roads of California's wine country with a pack of classic Ferraris. Take the twist and turns through stunning Redwoods out to the coast and head down to discover the magic of the Monterey Peninsula.
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15789 Great Drives: Natchez Trace

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From Nashville to Natchez, Mississippi, drive the 444-mile Natchez Trace. Discover along this onetime Indian foot-path the heart of country music in Nashville, the birth of the blues at W. C. Handyâ™s home, see where Helen Keller began to understand the world, find out where Elvis bought his first guitar (and first performed) and finally roam the streets of Natchez, a city that slavery once turned into Americaâ™s wealthiest.
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15782 Great Drives: Hawaii: Oahu

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Waikiki has defined the Hawaiian experience for millions of visitors. Uncover an undiscovered side of Oahu that’s a land of deserted beaches, beautiful little offshore islands, hidden waterfalls and country towns that will show us what the Hawaiian dream is all about.
 
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color  
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15786 Great Drives: Orlando to St. Augustine

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Great Drives: Orlando to St. Augustine
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After a whirlwind tour of all things Mickey, head out to the coast and set your sights on Americaâ™s oldest city, St. Augustine. Discover wildlife refuges, take a tour behind the scenes at Cape Canaveral, walk the beach where the first land speed records were set (the birthplace of speed --where racing started before NASCAR), mingle with the Harley riders at Daytonaâ™s annual Bike Week, and wander through the historic streets of St. Augustine.
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15692 Great Drives Route 66

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Get your kicks on this drive through the historic part of Route 66. Starting out at the Santa Monica Pier, where the highway ended, youâ™ll retrace its path through the most scenic towns along this historic route. See where Gable married Lombard, go through old Las Vegas and dip down along the back roads as you discover what lured millions of Americans out West. End up at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon for a view that will definitely get our motorâ™s running.
Packaging:Single disc
Run Time:25 minutes
Format:Full screen
Number of discs:1
Language:English
Subtitles:No
Color or B&W:Color
CC:No
SDH:No
Region Code:1
Aspect Ratio:4:3
Rating:NR

Great Drives - Route 66

3 Stars

Carolyn Cline from CO on 7/9/2012 10:21:00 AM wrote:

A bit too brief. Not enough details around the "Mother Road". PBS had a better one.

15785 Great Drives: Wales: Search for King Arthur

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Follow the legend of King Arthur and the magician Merlin on this journey across Wales. Arthur’s tale is deeply ingrained in Welsh folklore and recalled in many place names. There’s stunningly beautiful countryside, ancient sites and the mysteries surrounding the world’s most enduring epic of kingship, love, chivalry and the search for the Holy Grail.
 
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15792 Great Drives: Woodward Avenue

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This is the street that put America on wheels. From the Detroit River, straight through to Pontiac it takes us to the birthplace of Barry Gordy’s Motown Records, Henry Ford’s Model T factory, and the Dream Cruise -- the largest one-day vintage car event in the world. It’s a drive that’s full of history and nostalgia. Slip on your saddle shoes and let’s hit the road!
 
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
 Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
 Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR
 

15788 Great Drives: Dinosaurs: Wyoming

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Track down the largest beasts ever to tread on the earth, over 100 million years ago - the Stegosaurus, the Velociraptor, the Brontosaurus and the Tyrannosaurus Rex. Start with a drive to Glenrock, Wyoming for a hands-on dig with one of the world’s most famous paleontologists, Dr. Robert Bakker. After several days of discovering triceratops bones, fossil fish and more, you’ll follow Dr. Bakker down to Medicine Bow. Then it’s out to Como Bluff, the site of the world’s first major discovery of dinosaur bones. This is the perfect drive for anyone with an interest in the deep past.  ”Bone” up before embarking!
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 25 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Rating: NR