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This episode of Big Blend Radio's Vacation Station Travel Show broadcasted live from the Comfort Suites Convention Center in Visalia, California. Hear about Big Blend Radio hosts Nancy and Lisa's visit to the region and what there is to see and do. Featured guest representatives from the Sequoia Tourism Council include Donnette Silva Carter - Tulare Chamber of Commerce and Suzanne Bianco - Visit Visalia, plus, Jason Bonds - City of Tulare Parks & Rec, Kerissa Chapman - International Agri-Center, Noel Rosa - Rosa Brothers Milk Company, Reem Fahoum - Cool Hand Luke's Steakhouse & Saloon, Maria Rocha - Tulare Portuguese Bakery & Cafe. Home to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, the Giant Sequoia National Monument and Sequoia National Forest, Tulare County is known as California’s Sequoia Country, and makes for a fabulous destination offering a variety of outdoor activities, a calendar full of art events and seasonal festivals, and an eclectic selection of shopping and dining opportunities in the park gateway communities of Visalia, Porterville, Tulare, Woodlake, Dinuba, Three Rivers, and Exeter. East of Fresno, the area is an easy 4-5 hour drive from the San Francisco Bay Area and 3-4 hours from Los Angeles. For more about the area visit https://www.discoverthesequoias.com/ Featured music is “Taking it West” by Walk-A-Bout Band and "California Days" by Josh Pfeiffer.