China spans the continuum of ancient and modern. It is a sweeping land of vast expanses punctuated by intimate realizations; an intricate society that glides seamlessly between bold public gestures and private moments of individual joy. In a word it is ‘fascinating.’ In a land of 1.3 billion people, Damon seeks out the distant villages and peoples that have withstood the pull of the modern age in order to learn their traditional myths and legends, and to see how modern China is a true blend of both ancient and futuristic ideals.
Join The Art Explorers and spend colorful, exciting evenings in two of Japan’s greatest cities: Tokyo and Kyoto. Your itinerary includes ventures to some of Japan’s great temples, fabulous restaurants and some of the newest 21st Century structures, such as the Rappongi Hills District. Retreat to Kusatsu, a mountain village at the base of aWatch 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 >>
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 >>