Oxford is home to England’s oldest university- The University of Oxford. However, colleges abound here in Oxford, a classicly sophisticated university town with more than 35 colleges. Lovers of literature will embrace the over 6 million volumes that can be found at the Bodleian Library, and if you have ever read Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland or Through the Looking Glass, you just might want to visit Alice’s Shop. Rudy also visits the exquisite Ashmolean Museum, the oldest museum in England.
Host Simon Kane is your guide to Calistoga’s picturesque hillside wineries, natural hot springs, accomodations, dining, and breathtaking scenic attractions. Sample the wines and chat with the owners of Graeser Winery and Storybrook Mountain Vineyards. Indulge yourself at the luxury spa resort, Calistoga Ranch, with its thermal pools and mud spas. Get a feel forWatch 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 >>
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 andWatch Now >>