Join John Holod and Jodie Ginter as they capture the resilient heart and spirit of America’s Gulf Coast on their 1,700-mile trip from Sanibel Island, FL to Padre Island, TX. Holod and Ginter visit the places where the locals go, including the Dollar Bill Bar at the Cabbage Key Inn, where, legend has it, Jimmy Buffett was inspired to write his hit song “Cheesburgers in Paradise.” The J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, the Gulf Islands National Seashore, and the Atchafalaya Swamp are just a few of the precious opportunities you will have to glimpse an amazing array of wildlife and flora and fauna. Along the way, Holod and Ginter share invaluable travel planning tips that will save you time and money. This program visits: Mote Aquarium, Florida; St. George Island, Florida; Tarpon Springs, Florida; Pansacola Aviation Museum, Florida; Bellingrath Gardens, Alabama; New Orleans, Louisiana; Lafayette, Lousiana; Locassine National Wildlife Refuge, Louisiana; Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, Texas; Port Arthur, Texas; Padre Island National Seashore, Texas; and more.
There is the San Francisco that the tourists flock to, and there is the San Francisco that only the locals know. See it all with host Simon Kane. Beginning with a unique sightseeing expedition aboard the Urban Safari, Simon serves up a tantalizing sampling of the City by the Bay’s diverse attractions, from its roller-coasterWatch Now >>
Beloved around the globe as an iconic symbol of America, the sights, sounds, and sweeping vistas of the Grand Canyon, as well as the unique opportunities for outdoor activities, capture the senses and penetrate ones’ heart and soul as few locations on Earth can.Watch Now >>
Amador County is in the very heart of California’s Gold Country, where prospectors flocked to find their fortunes 150 years ago. Simon talks to folklorist Robert Richards about the area’s history, visits the Montevina Winery, and checks out the local accommodations and attractions. In Sutter Creek, it is always 1898 in the Monteverde Store MuseumWatch Now >>