To experience the real Baja you have to get out of the car and take a closer, intimate look. Join John Holod on an unforgettable road adventure from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas. You will ride with the U.S. Border Patrol and experience the awe-inspiring scenic beauty of the Bay of the Angels, and treasure each stop along the way. Holod steers you toward sites that most tourists miss, including Parquet Nacional Sierra, one of Mexico’s least-known parks, and San Felipe on the Sea of Cortez, a beach playground for Rv’ers. But, you will also visit all the landmarks, including Hussong’s Cantina, “The bar that built a town” in Ensenada, Sierra National Park, which is home to Pico Diablo, the highest mountain in all of Baja, and Guerrero Negro, where the world’s friendliest gray whales get close enough to pet. Along the way, Holod shares invaluable travel tips that will save you time and money. This program visits: Estro Beach, San Felipe, San Quentin, Bahia de los Angeles, Midriff Islands, San Ignacio, Mulege, Bahia Conception, Magdalena Bay, La Paz, and more.
Hola from Guadalajara, the “City of Roses.” Rudy Maxa explores the rich history and culture of “the most Mexican of cities,” with its colonial architecture, dramatic murals, mariachi music, and vibrant folk art. Rudy visits such historical sites as the monument that commemorates the founding of Guadalajara…Watch Now >>
Join Rudy and discover chic La Condesa (or Condesa). Trendy fashion boutiques, cafes, and an exciting night-life make La Condesa a fun destination for travelers. In nearby Polanco, Patricia Quintana will introduce you to her restaurant Izote, and all of the warm, uplifting flavors found therein.Watch Now >>
The Aztec city of Tenochtitlan was originally built on the site of where Mexico City now stands. Zocalo is the city’s main square, and makes for a great starting point. The Templo Mayor Museum brings Aztec myth and legend to life. As you will soon find out, there is an endless amount of fresh produceWatch 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 >>