Passport to Adventure The Pyrenees Mountains Spain and France
These mountains are home to the Basque, a people whose exact origins are still being debated. Hosts Mark Jennings &Julie Conover explore enchanting villages and chat with locals to gain a little insight into this mysterious culture. The rivers of the region provide ample entertainment for adventure seekers. Julie &Mark go rafting, kayaking, and canyoning, as well as try a new sport called “hydrospeed”, where the body becomes a projectile through the rapids! If that’s not enough, they cycle the narrow mountain passes that make up the most demanding leg of the Tour de France, and explore stalagmite filled caves and medieval villages.