Travel with The Art Explorers to San Juan, Puerto Rico to explore the happenings of this delightful island with a rich cultural heritage, and home to Salsa music. From the mountains of El Yunque, to the warm, tropical waters that lap gently along its shores, San Juan’s native food, friendly people, and natural tranquility are something to behold. Visit El Morro, the large Spanish fort that guards the entry to the island’s port, and walk through Old Town with flower-draped balconies that overlook enchanting Puerto Rican streets.
As far back as 1795, Paso Robles has been spoken of, and written about, as California’s oldest place to go for springs and mud baths. Simon visits a number of its downtown establishments, including the Vinoteca wine bar with its weekly winemaker gatherings and tastings. Overall, Paso Robles boasts more than 100 wineries. E.O.S., whoseWatch Now >>
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 >>
Simon goes beyond San Diego’s most obvious tourist stops to explore the city’s historical, cultural, and culinary attractions. Simon brushes up on area history at the Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, then proceeds onward to Hillebrecht Avocado Farm, and Chino Farms where he finds the freshest market produce. Simon explores the bustling GaslampWatch Now >>