In the world’s most isolated continent, Australia’s aboriginal people have survived an austere and unforgiving landscape by banding into hundreds of tribes, each with their own distinct language, traditions, and celebrations. This fascinating program explores their spiritual bond with the land they have known for ages.
There is something about Australia that says “Old.” Mountains in any environment can also appear wise beyond their years simply by their grandeur. On the continent of Australia, the Blue Mountains boldly display their rugged brilliance. The Australian Alps’ stunning snow-covered peaks and wooded valleys will awaken your senses. Tasmania’s awe-inspiring jagged peaks and glacialWatch Now >>
Join host Jeff Wilson and PBS award-winning photographers as they embark on a Swiss Alps train adventure. The wonders of the Alps exhilarate travelers as they travel through stunning scenic routes such as the iconic Matterhorn, a 14,600-foot peak that overlooks the charming town of Zermatt, Switzerland.Watch Now >>
Fraser Island, the largest sand island in the world, is a sparsely populated island off of Queensland’s east coast whose eucalyptus and primary tropical forests encapsulate over 100 freshwater lakes edged by white sand beaches within their boundaries. One of the island’s few inhabitants, a photographer, will explore the island with you and reveal muchWatch Now >>
On the east coast of Australia, beyond the suburbs of the big cities and bounded by the Pacific Ocean, you can find some of the wildest national parks on the planet. Blue Mountains National Park, the immense eucalyptus forests, the magnificent deep gorges, Fraser Island, Lake McKenzie — all will show you how amazing andWatch Now >>