Spoilt By Vancouver's Nature
Show me someone who can turn their nose up at the nature in Vancouver, and I'll show you someone impossible to please. In reality, Vancouver is one of the world's most underrated cities when it comes to the marvellous outdoor spectacles of lush forests, canyons and wildlife.
Meet The Grizzly Bears Of Yukon, Canada
Winter comes early to Bear Cave Mountain. On the Fishing Branch River where the salmon spawn it is -14C. The ground I am sitting on is iron hard and I’m face-to-face with an apex predator – a mother grizzly bear with a yearling cub trundling behind her like a child’s outsized teddy.
On Board The World's Extreme Railways
I should have known filming the very first of the Extreme Railways programs when our train in the Congo was six days late – yes that’s six days – and we then broke down in a tunnel in the middle of the night, that it was going to be an extraordinarily difficult series to make. Having jus
A New Reason To Ride Canada’s Rails
In a tiny, two-metre-wide kitchen in the shadows of the rugged, snow-capped Canadian Rockies, French-born chef Jean Pierre Guerin was pan-searing a wild British Columbia sockeye salmon. His hands were a study in detail as he garnished the plate with shaved fennel, smoked sea salt and an old-fashi