To understand the Maya, one must understand their universe: the Upper World, the Middle World, and the Underworld. This powerful program unearths the grand ruins and spiritual beliefs of the Maya in Central America, and explores Mayan deities, beliefs in human sacrifice, and the forces of nature.
Discover the heartfelt city of Tlaquepaque, a center for high quality furniture, antiques, and art. Everywhere you will find artisans creating splendid pieces using a variety of materials and methods. Mariachi music is the heart and soul of Mexico, and Rudy was lucky enough to also experience a live outside performance of The University of…Watch Now >>
Deep in the rainforest of southern Mexico, a civilization emerged 3,000 years ago. For centuries thereafter, the surrounding rainforest concealed a shocking secret; a lost city where human sacrifice was a way of life. Here lies Palenque, lost city of the Mayans.Watch Now >>
Journey with Shari Belafonte to savor the French ambiance of Martinique. Hike the ruins of St. Pierre, and traverse the island to discover the history behind its uniquely Dutch influence. Voyage to breathtaking St. Kitts and explore the fortress atop Brimstone Hill. From there, follow Antigua’s Jolly Roger to Nelson’s Dockyard, and then continue on…Watch Now >>
Stemming out from California, the Baja peninsula juts into the Pacific Ocean like an icicle. The dazzingly arid peninsula is a succession of sunset-kissed beaches and trickling creeks. Each year, millions of whales come to reproduce in the preserved waters of the peninsula that their ancestors knew so well.Watch Now >>