Travel Hosts Exposed, Week of Jan 5, 2011

Steven Rinella's son Jim gets a taste of the Wild, Andrew Zimmern celebrates the New Year in Maui and more.

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Zak, Nick and Aaron

Zak, Nick and Aaron

Zak, Nick and Aaron film on the lawn outside of King's Tavern. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

King's Tavern, built in 1769, is the oldest building in Natchez, MS. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

The infamous dagger was found behind the chimney wall during a renovation of the building. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

Old coins and other artifacts sit on a table at the King's Tavern. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

Aaron films Zak in front of the tavern as he discusses its mysterious and tragic history. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

Richard King bought this building in 1789, moved his family in and then turned it into King’s Tavern. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

A sign outside the King's Tavern describes the history of the building. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

Zak gets a little more background information on King’s Tavern before the lockdown. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

King’s Tavern was the city's first post office, in addition to being a restaurant and an inn. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

This plaque states that King's Tavern is registered as a national historic place. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

The team's cameras are all set up and ready to go for the night’s lockdown. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

Aaron prepares himself for the lockdown -- during which they hope to communicate with the spirit of Madeline, the murdered mistress of the tavern’s owner. 960 1280

  

King's Tavern

King's Tavern

Zak sets up a camera on the lawn outside of King's Tavern. 960 1280

  

Aaron, Zak and Nick arrive at Amargosa Opera House. 960 1280

  

Zak shares the stage with dancer Sandy Scheller. 960 1280

  

Zak practices his steps near the Amargosa Opera House stage. 960 1280

  

Nick films Zak at the site of a former borax mine. 960 1280

  

Death Valley Junction, CA is a remote location where the living population is vastly outnumbered by ghosts. 960 1280

  

Zak interviews an employee at the front desk of the hotel. 960 1280

  

Aaron, Zak and Nick pose outside the front entrance of the Amargosa Opera House. 960 1280

  

One of the guest rooms at the Amargosa Opera House and Hotel. 960 1280

  

Zak interviews workers at Amargosa's on-site cafe. 960 1280

  

The guys have a snack and discuss plans for the lockdown. 960 1280

  

The crew gets a tour of Eastern State Penitentiary. 960 1280

  

Nick investigates near one of the cells. 960 1280

  

Interior of one of the cells at Eastern State Penitentiary. 960 1280

  

Sean Kelley gives Zak a tour of Al Capone's cell. 960 1280

  

A dilapidated corridor at Eastern State Penitentiary. 960 1280

  

An exterior view of one of the prison's guard towers. 960 1280

  

Eastern State Penitentiary's death ledger. 960 1280

  

The crew gets a better look at the death ledger. 960 1280

  

Zak investigates Cellblock 12 during the lockdown. 960 1280

  

Nick taunts an inmate on Cellblock 12. 960 1280

  

Aaron tries to keep his cool while investigating the infirmary. 960 1280

  

Aaron straps Zak into the 'mad chair' in an attempt to provoke the spirits. 960 1280

  

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