From the charming fishing towns of Nova Scotia, to the vast wilderness of Newfoundland, these are the last great open spaces of Eastern North America. A touch of New England, a dash of Germany, here a British fort, there an Irish brogue, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland are worlds peopled by the descendants of hardy colonists who came to fish and trade fur. Lighthouses sweep the skies, the seas are littered with shipwrecks, whales cruise the coastline in the summer, storms rage in the winter, but the warmth of the region’s people who live in these two provinces make the seemingly lonely landscape beautiful rather than forbidding.
Haleakala National Park resonates with stories of ancient and modern Hawaiian culture. The park is home to endangered species, some of which exist nowhere else on Earth. Hiking through Haleakala’s stark volcanic landscapes, sub-tropical rainforest, and backcountry will reinvigorate your spirit.Watch Now >>
Experience a bit of Vancouver Island before taking a ferry to Port Hardy. Along the way, stunning vistas will capture your eye. From Port Hardy, take a hydroplane with spectacular views to Prince Rupert, where you will experience the wilds of northwestern British Columbia.Watch Now >>
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 >>
Rudy Maxa stands at the crossroads between East and West to visit Vancouver and its sister city, Victoria. In Vancouver, Rudy captures the charm and character of one of North America’s most cosmopolitan and multicultural cities. In Victoria, Rudy enjoys afternoon tea, visits beautiful Butchart Gardens, and dines on seaweed plucked fresh from the seashore.Watch Now >>