Destination Tennis: Gangster Tour, Cincinnati

American Legacy Tours operates several tours in the greater Cincinnati area that dive into the complicated past of the local area.

Tennis Channel gives you an inside look at the “Newport Gangster Tour”, which chronicles the history of the small Kentucky city of Newport, it’s big, bad past, and what now remains in the very buildings that have such a storied past.

During the prohibition era, Newport became a hub for gambling and bootlegging, due to a number of factors. The mafia took notice, and soon Newport was seeing millions of dollars flow into town thanks to it’s underground activities. Some even say that this area was, nicknamed Sin City, was Las Vegas before Las Vegas.

For a full list of the tours you can experience with American Legacy Tours, visit americanlegacytours.com

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In these travel shorts, viewers are taken on a tour of exquisite cities from major tournaments around the world. Each feature gives viewers an inside look at what the players and locals experience at select tournament cities, highlighting the iconic imagery, celebrated landmarks and unique landscapes that define these must-see tennis destinations.

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