Big Bend is a vertical wilderness of sheer rock, carving water, and tall skies. It is a land of jaw-dropping cliffs, ancient rock, and craggy spires. It can be overwhelming in its rugged brilliance, yet intimate enough to feel like time is standing still.
Welcome to the O.C.! Get a captivating panoramic view of the “California Riviera” aboard a helicopter. Costa Mesa’s thriving cultural scene is represented by a visit to the spectacular Orange County Performing Arts Center. Simon also tees off at some of the area’s premier golf courses, including the Tustin Ranch Golf Club, and the championship
Join host Jeff Wilson and PBS award-winning photographers as they embark on a Swiss Alps train adventure. The wonders of the Alps exhilarate travelers as they travel through stunning scenic routes such as the iconic Matterhorn, a 14,600-foot peak that overlooks the charming town of Zermatt, Switzerland.
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.