Directed by award-winning filmmaker Rick Ray, “My African Safari” takes viewers to popular African travel destinations, including Mt. Kilimanjaro and Serengeti National Park. The word “Africa” conjures a myriad of images: herds of animals roaming the plains, Maasai warriors standing at the ready with swords and spears, romantic African sunsets, or regions of tribal conflict. Africa is all this, and more. Stop in the Great Rift Valley and see the coffee plantations of Kenya. Explore the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Serengeti National Park of Tanzania, and the rainforests of Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, where endangered mountain gorillas make their home. Along the way, you will experience the color, excitement, adventure, and romance of one of the most exotic destinations on Earth.
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 >>
On the east coast of Australia, beyond the suburbs of the big cities and bounded by the Pacific Ocean, you can find some of the wildest national parks on the planet. Blue Mountains National Park, the immense eucalyptus forests, the magnificent deep gorges, Fraser Island, Lake McKenzie — all will show you how amazing and…Watch Now >>
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 >>