The Art Explorers go off the beaten path to explore South Korea, specifically the country’s largest city of Seoul. Regina and Pat visit the internationally renowned World Ceramics Center, the Korean Folk Village where they witness what life was like centuries ago, and have an overnight stay at a Buddhist Temple. They even climb thousands of stairs in order to view the many ancient temples that dot the provinces of the country, and relish in a traditional Korean feast and dance performance at Korea House.
In India, the search for life’s meaning takes many paths. The symbol of this intensely spiritual country is the Taj Mahal, considered by many to be “the most beautiful building in the world.” This exquisitely filmed documentary also explores the ghost city Fatehpur Sikri.Watch Now >>
Revisit an important era in Chinese railroading history when the last of the steam trains increasingly shared the tracks with the more modern diesel and electric trains. Due to the size of China’s population, as well as the land the country occupies, the railroad network is a very important component to everyday life in China.…Watch Now >>
In Istanbul’s Spice Market, persimmons are split open to reveal their insides that resemble melting rubies. Brown-gold paprika is carefully molded into the shape of a pyramid. Cinnamon, cumin, ginger, and cardamom infuse the air with the fragrance of the East.Watch Now >>