Upon first entering Gates of the Arctic National Park, you will immediately notice the lack of roads and trails. That is because there are none. But, that is what makes this virtually untouched park so special, and worth keeping wild. Discover intact ecosystems where people have lived in harmony with the land for thousands of years. Wild rivers meander through glacier-carved valleys, caribou migrate along age-old trails, and endless summer light eventually fades into aurora-lit night skies.
Amador County is in the very heart of California’s Gold Country, where prospectors flocked to find their fortunes 150 years ago. Simon talks to folklorist Robert Richards about the area’s history, visits the Montevina Winery, and checks out the local accommodations and attractions. In Sutter Creek, it is always 1898 in the Monteverde Store MuseumWatch Now >>
From rugged Wheeler Peak to the peaceful foothills, Great Basin National Park is a place where you can rest your spirit in the solitude of the wilderness while strolling through forests of ancient pines, relaxing under star-glinted night skies, or exploring mysterious subterranean passages.Watch Now >>
There is the San Francisco that the tourists flock to, and there is the San Francisco that only the locals know. See it all with host Simon Kane. Beginning with a unique sightseeing expedition aboard the Urban Safari, Simon serves up a tantalizing sampling of the City by the Bay’s diverse attractions, from its roller-coasterWatch Now >>