Rudy Maxa is your guide to the world’s largest metropolis, Mexico City, a tumultuous capital brimming with art, culture, world-class cuisine, and pulsating nightlife. Rudy explores Mexico’s ancient roots just outside the city at pre-Aztec Teotihuacán, and the fascinating National Museum of Anthropology. Join Rudy as he hangs out at the Zócalo, the world’s second-largest square and the center of national life since the Aztecs. For a restorative change of pace, Rudy trades city life for the soothing waters of the Pacific coast, and the palm-fringed resorts of Ixtapa and Zihuatanejo.
Mark Twain made this Gold Rush town famous with his 1865 short story, “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County,” but the county’s treasures were discovered long before that. Join Simon as he seeks out this region’s “perfect places,” and basks in its awesome scenery. Marvel at Big Trees State Park, experience the thrills, chills,Watch Now >>
Beloved around the globe as an iconic symbol of America, the sights, sounds, and sweeping vistas of the Grand Canyon, as well as the unique opportunities for outdoor activities, capture the senses and penetrate ones’ heart and soul as few locations on Earth can.Watch Now >>
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.Watch Now >>