Explore the world s most exotic places in style with Rudy Maxa.
Welcome to Rudy Maxa's World, the ultimate travel experience with America's leading high-end travel expert. Join Rudy Maxa, public radio's original Savvy Traveler and contributing editor for National Geographic Traveler magazine, for an unforgettable tour of the fascinating cities and regions that have captivated world travelers for centuries.
Disc 1: INDIA - Delhi & Agra Rajasthan
Plunge right in to Northern India's intoxicating mix of riotous pandemonium and sublime beauty, from Old Delhi's teeming streets to the magnificent man-made wonder, the Taj Mahal. Rajasthan beckons with its irresistible lure of brilliant colors and ghostly twilights.
Disc 2: Turkey - Istanbul & Turquoise Coast
Explore Istanbul's festive Grand Bazaar, more than 4,000 shops and two mosques spread across 60 streets, as well as some of the world's great buildings Topkapi Palace, the Blue Mosque, and the Hagia Sofia. Take a Blue Cruise along the dazzling Turquoise Coast to discover enchanting Greek and Roman ruins.
Disc 3: Thailand - Bangkok, Golden Triangle & Andaman Coast
Join Rudy as he explores all of Bangkok's nooks and crannies. In the heart of Thailand's Golden Triangle, take an idyllic long-tailed boat ride along the Kok River. The Andaman Coast offers a spectacular island paradise.
Disc 4: Russia & Estonia - St Petersburg, Tallin & the Islands
Bring the champagne and caviar as you explore St. Petersburg's canals aboard a private water taxi and marvel at the opulence of the Winter Palace. In Tallin, you'll join the party seekers as they enjoy the city's legendary nightlife.
Disc 5: Argentina - Buenos Aires & Mendoza
Rudy takes tango to the max as he gets into the spirit of Buenos Aires, where the Portenos live their lives with passion and flair. In Mendoza, Rudy toasts the rising influence of Argentinean wines, as he explores this vintner's paradise.
Disc 6: Japan - Tokyo & Kyoto
Rudy can't get enough of the sheer vitality and excitement of Tokyo. In Kyoto, gain an appreciation for the beauty in everyday life as Rudy visits a 15th-century Zen garden and strolls the Philosopher's Walk, the most popular place to take in spring flowers.
DVD Extra Features:
Audio Commentary with Rudy Maxa and Producer Susan McNally
Extended Musical Performances