British Columbia’s renowned and spectacular scenery is the setting for a growing outdoor and ecotourism industry. Much of the province is mountainous, 60 percent is forest, and only 5 percent is arable.
The Mojave and Colorado Deserts meld together in the vast wilderness that is Joshua Tree National Park. Here is a land that is home to a vast array of plants, animals, and beautiful geologic features that have been sculpted over time by the rare, but strong, deluges of rain and strong winds.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 >>
If you had a plane ticket in your hand that allowed you unrestrained passage to the supernatural wonders of the world, where would you first stamp your passport? And, after that? We believe these outstanding locations on Earth will help guide you in the right direction. Extending from the Atantic Ocean to the Red Sea,Watch Now >>
Stemming out from California, the Baja peninsula juts into the Pacific Ocean like an icicle. The dazzingly arid peninsula is a succession of sunset-kissed beaches and trickling creeks. Each year, millions of whales come to reproduce in the preserved waters of the peninsula that their ancestors knew so well.Watch Now >>