It is said that the Silk Road is a crossroad of civilizations, a place where East meets West. Some of the trade-goods exchanged along the Silk Road over the centuries included fine textiles, magnificent oriental rugs, gunpowder, horses, herbs, spices, ceramics, and medicines, among many other things. Your journey down the Silk Road, with your host and guide Marlin Darrah, ends with visits to Iran and Turkey, the western-most countries along the famous trade route.
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Circle the globe and come face to face with Earth’s most unique wildlife. Ranthambore National Park in India is where you will find the tawny Royal Bengal Tiger creeping through the grass as it explores its kingdom. A good portion of the way around the globe from India, Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands contain a variety of…Watch Now >>
Make a pilgrimage on bicycle rickshaws with The Art Explorers to the “Ganga Ma” or Mother Ganges, a place of life and death revered in the Hindu religion. They also take time to visit a factory famous for its Varanasi silk. A quick flight to the city of Bangalore, known as a major tech metropolis,…Watch Now >>