Maria Conchita Alonso drives along Florida's Atlantic Coast, searching for buried treasure and observing how the state has been altered by development. Included: visits to the Spanish Quarter Museum in St. Augustine; the Kennedy Space Center; and Cape Canaveral.
Robert Townsend gets his kicks on Route 66, the highway that inspired a song and a TV series. Included: a visit to the Route 66 Hall of Fame; stops at a number of memorabilia shops; and chats with people who try to explain the road's mystique.
Host Levon Helm takes a trip down Highway 61, from Memphis to New Orleans, in pursuit of the sights, sounds, people, places and food that make this road famous. Along the way, he visits Beale Street to play some blues; listens to a gospel group; and gambles.
Cast & Details
Premise: This series puts celebrity drivers on famous roads, including Route 66, Highways 61 and 93, the Pacific Coast Highway and Florida's A1A.