Accessible only by boat or seaplane, Dry Tortugas National Park consists of seven small islands surrounded by 100 square miles of open water. The park is known for the magnificent Fort Jefferson, its azure-blue ocean waters and transcendent coral reefs that overflow with marine life, and its unique assortment of bird life.
Simon goes beyond San Diego’s most obvious tourist stops to explore the city’s historical, cultural, and culinary attractions. Simon brushes up on area history at the Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, then proceeds onward to Hillebrecht Avocado Farm, and Chino Farms where he finds the freshest market produce. Simon explores the bustling GaslampWatch Now >>
Haleakala National Park resonates with stories of ancient and modern Hawaiian culture. The park is home to endangered species, some of which exist nowhere else on Earth. Hiking through Haleakala’s stark volcanic landscapes, sub-tropical rainforest, and backcountry will reinvigorate your spirit.Watch Now >>