In Istanbul’s Spice Market, persimmons are split open to reveal their insides that resemble melting rubies. Brown-gold paprika is carefully molded into the shape of a pyramid. Cinnamon, cumin, ginger, and cardamom infuse the air with the fragrance of the East. From haggis in Scotland to soba and tea in Japan, from asada in Argentina to bibimbap in South Korea, food and drink help illustrate the culture of a place and its people.
Your American railway experience will take you from coast to coast. Board the CSX mainline at Sand Patch, Pennsylvania that will carry you through the autumn splendor of the Alleghenies, to Horseshoe Curve, and onward to Chicago, Illinois where train lines from across the nation meet. From there, your train will take you West acrossWatch Now >>
Surrounded on three sides by ocean, Margaret River in Western Australia is a small peninsula nestled in a corner of paradise. Its thousands of miles of coastline and beaches hug coastal waters colored in endless shades of green and blue, and overall the region contains magical, deserted, primeval places just waiting to be explored.Watch Now >>
Join the Grannies as they explore the culture and history of Peru’s cosmopolitan city of Lima that overlooks the Earth-blue waters of the Pacific Ocean. Experience the Afro-Peruvian community in El Carmen, and visit with well-known musical, visual, and performance artists. Regina reconnects with an old friend who creates marionettes that tell stories handed downWatch Now >>