Koln (Cologne) is the largest city in the Rhineland region, and Cologne Cathedral (aka Kolner Dom) is the largest Gothic church in Germany. The Museum Ludwig contains the largest collection of Picasso’s outside of Spain, along with works by many other famous artists, both historic and modern. Also, head over to Fruh Brauhaus for a taste of the local beer- Kuche Kuche.
One of California’s original twenty-seven counties, El Dorado is the undisputed home of the Gold Rush, and, possibly the home of the American vineyard too, with vines dating back to 1849. Simon visits a number of historic sites in the county, including Marshall Gold Discovery Park, and the actual location where gold was first found.Watch Now >>
Marvel at the vast natural wonderland that John Muir called home, Teddy Roosevelt fought to preserve, and Ansel Adams relished by capturing its bold essence. Yosemite is an apple in the pie of America, located in the heart of the great state of California.Watch Now >>
The Mojave and Colorado Deserts meld together in the vast wilderness that is Joshua Tree National Park. Here is a land that is home to a vast array of plants, animals, and beautiful geologic features that have been sculpted over time by the rare, but strong, deluges of rain and strong winds.Watch Now >>