In Potsdam, begin by visiting the extraordinary Neues Palais (New Palace), a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once the summer home of Frederick the Great, Sanssouci Palace will overwhelm you in its grandeur. Explore two restaurants in the Dutch Quarter: Lutter and Wegner and Nocti Vagus, the later of which is a unique dining experience where you dine blindfolded. As Rudy suggests, some historical sites are better experienced at night, such as the Bebelplatz Memorial, where you can ponder a serious moment in history.
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 >>
The sands of the Moroccan Desert rhythmically undulate across the vast ethereal escarpment. This immense landscape appears frozen for eternity, but it is not, as the dunes of the desert are ever being carefully shaped and transformed by the capricious winds of time.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 >>