Gion is a wonderful, picturesque part of Kyoto that contains much of Old Kyoto’s attributes. Visit Ryozanpaku Restaurant, the Shoyeido Incense Company, and learn why Kyoto is the crafts-capital of Japan.
Over time, Man has created some pretty amazing things. The ancient Maya built the remarkable ruins of Tikal in Guatemala. The ancient Egyptians sifted sand from their palms to conceive and create the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx. What does love conjure, you might ask? Well, India’s Taj Mahal stands as a primeWatch Now >>
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.Watch Now >>
Rajasthan, the largest state in India, beckons with its irresistible lure of brilliant colors, scorching days, ghostly twilights, and the fiery spirit of its people. Rudy shows you how to navigate the controlled chaos of Jaipur, the “Pink City,” and visits its most famous landmark – the Palace of the Winds.Watch Now >>