Merrilees Parker, Padma Lakshmi, Tyler Florence and Peter Gordon travel the world to see how control of the spice trails has made great cities and destroyed ancient civilizations. Our guides travel from the Molucca Islands of Indonesia, the original home of cloves and nutmeg, to the Indian province of Kerala, with its native pepper and cardamom.
Narrated by Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand, REBELS WITH A CAUSE spotlights a group of dedicated conservationists who fought to preserve open space, protect agriculture and wildlife, and establish public parks near San Francisco.
One of the oldest and most magical cities in South America, the ancient Incan city of Cusco holds many treasures for the family as they explore the narrow streets and colorful markets, which bustle with llamas and crafts. The kids head out by trolley from the expansive town square to get a good overview of the city and visit some nearby Inca ruins.