Sam discovers landscapes of lush rice terraces, swaying palm trees, and white sandy beaches in Bali, the most popular tourist destination in Indonesia, often referred to as "The Island of the Gods." As she explore the island's rich cultural heritage, Sam falls in love with the Balinese people who invite her into their homes, sharing the spirit of Bali through their colorful festivals and ceremonies. Sam will try to surrender to the experience of it all; She'll make friends with wild monkeys, surf the famous breaks and tour the country's temples and palaces.
Sam visits Napa and Sonoma to experience the romance and passion of this region.
Palm Springs is the cool setting for Samantha's retro weekend.
Sam does dares to experience both Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard in one weekend.
Samantha sails the high seas during her weekend in Maine.
Sam heads down south to check out all that's new in the Big Easy.
Samantha checks out the rock 'n' roll side of the Jersey Shore.
Samantha hits Route 66 from Albuquerque to Arizona.
This weekend Samantha wants a real break - a place to kick back, chill out and get as far away from the daily grind as possible. That's why she's spending a long weekend aboard Carnival's Inspiration - setting sail out of Tampa. In her short four-day cruise, Samantha combines taking it easy with checking out The Inspiration's on-board amenities. Plus there's even a fabulous day trip where she explores the Mexican island of Cozumel.
Samantha Brown has the challenge of becoming a country music star -- and only a weekend to do it. With this in mind where else would she go other than Nashville, Tennessee, the home of country music? Sam isn't just along for the ride though, and her TV presenter credentials certainly aren't going to cut the mustard in this town. At the end of her weekend she's going to have to prove herself on stage, in one of the city's infamous honky tonks, to a crowd of music connoisseurs who know just how they like their country songs. Nashville is a town of stars and who knows, a few of them might just be on hand to help her achieve her dream. Join Sam as she looks for a break in Music City and along the way discovers all this town has to offer.