Binge our first 13 half hours filmed in the French Caribbean, Asia, Europe and the USA.
Travels with Darley Sizzle from Travels with Darley on Vimeo. “Travels with Darley’s” is now on Amazon Prime. Stream episodes from Season One filmed in the Guadeloupe Islands, England, Wales, Belgium, South Carolina, Hong Kong, Arkansas, Maryland, Michigan, Kentucky and Virginia. Also preview Season Two on Amazon Prime.
Guadeloupe Islands Caribbean Adventures Darley Newman joins local guides in the Guadeloupe Islands to discover this Caribbean island destination with unique French Creole influences. Viewers experience a hike on an active volcano, followed by a dip in picturesque natural hot springs. At a nearby eco-spa, reminiscent of locations in Bali, Darley has an extreme spa experience, trying a fish pedicure.
Maryland’s Eastern Shore
Darley leads viewers on an epic family road trip along Maryland’s Eastern Shore, showcasing accessible adventures for multiple generations traveling together, including young children. Some destinations include Assateague Island National Seashore to view wild horses, camp by the beach, kayak and enjoy a great summer ritual, roasting s’mores over an open fire.
Belgium: Castles, Cities & Countryside
Explore some of the most beautiful cities, countryside and castles in Belgium. Travel through Dinant, Namur, Mons, Waterloo and beyond to enjoy music, nature, food and culture. Foodies will relish meeting one of Belgium’s top chefs at a Michelin two-star restaurant, where garden to table and molecular cuisine is highlighted. Darley takes a dream adventure trip, kayaking to a castle, but has some weather snafus.
Belgium: Brussels & Beyond
Explore Brussels during the annual Jazz festival, taking in fashion, Belgian chocolate and art deco architecture by foot and bicycle. Venture through the Ardennes region, where beer tasting, a top place to eat fries and rail biking are on tap. Visit diverse breweries and markets in Liege, where a secret meatball taster takes Darley to his top restaurant pick for Belgium’s tastiest meatballs.
Southern States Road Trip
Take a classic American road trip through Arkansas, South Carolina and Kentucky. Highlights of the Southern States adventure include rappelling into the mouth of a cave in Kentucky and live Bluegrass music, classic Corvettes at the Corvette Museum and farm fresh food at a country diner. Darley joins locals to bike a top urban trail in Greenville that leads to a farm store and brewery. Michigan’s Upper Peninsula The beautiful and historically treacherous waters of three of the Great Lakes and the St. Mary’s River surround Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. The identity of the people and towns of the UP has been shaped by all of this water and the vast UP’s remote location. Traveling here, you’ll hear tales of lighthouse keepers and their families, fur traders, priests and devastating shipwrecks. You’ll also visit Mackinac Island, a horse lover’s dream escape and home of the historic Grand Hotel.
Road Trip: Maryland, Virginia and South Carolina
Take a road trip to enjoy some of the top cities and adventures on the East Coast in the USA. Start in Columbia, the capital of South Carolina. Delve into the state’s best BBQ and artisanal ice cream, before discovering presidential history and pop culture in a historic neighborhood. In Middleburg, Virginia, fly through the trees by zip lining and learn about American history by wine tasting. Travel Maryland’s Eastern Shore by bicycle and more. Guadeloupe Islands Caribbean Escape From chocolate and coffee to forts and farms, island hop through the French Caribbean, discovering Guadeloupe’s diverse islands of Grand Terre, Les Saintes, Basse Terre and Marie Galante. Host Darley Newman takes viewers rum tasting and learns how rum is produced from farm to table on the island of Marie Galante, known for its stunning beaches.
Wales: Isle of Anglesey & The Coast
Combine breathtaking coastal farms and beaches with heart pumping adventures on Europe’s fastest zipline and inside a haunted castle in Wales. This part of the United Kingdom boasts gorgeous landscapes and historic abbeys, modern day adventure attractions and a unique language and culture best experienced by traveling with the locals. Hang out at one of the world’s most stunning coastal farms with Gareth Wyn Jones and his sheepdogs. Get a taste for Welsh products at Pant Du Vineyards and Orchards in North Wales overlooking the Irish Sea and Snowdonia Mountain Range. Enjoy tea and a Welsh language lesson at Chateau Rhianfa, a French style chateau that dates back to 1849. Hike on the beach along the Wales Coast Path. Learn about the bounties of the Menai Straits at Halen Mon, where salt cultivated from the sea surrounding Anglesey is so special, it’s earned Protected Designation of Origin Status or PDO, joining the ranks of Champagne, Parma Ham and other foods. Dine with a Welsh family and visit Llangollen, a small town on the River Dee near the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
England: Manchester, Liverpool & the Lake District
The best places to eat in Northern England, where The Beatles got inspired, hip neighborhoods and soccer history is revealed as “Travels with Darley” discovers the cities of Manchester and Liverpool and the charms of the Lake District. From great gingerbread in Wordsworth’s village to hipster neighborhoods in Manchester’s Northern Quarter, this episode combines top food, culture, countryside and cities.
Northern England and Wales Visit stately castles and stunning landscapes in Northern England and Wales. Laugh with the real life Calendar Girls and explore Harry Potter film sites and other film locations. Emmy-nominated TV host and traveler Darley Newman leads viewers through Castle Howard, which served as the backdrop for the 1981 TV series and 2008 film version of Brideshead Revisited and may remind you of Downton Abbey. Explore the dramatic moors that inspired the Bronte sisters to write Wuthering Heights. Discover Gladstone’s Library, the only residential library in Britain, and its only Prime Ministerial library, too, where travelers can sleep in the stacks on a “library vacation.”
Little Rock, Arkansas
Explore the best of Little Rock, the capital of the state of Arkansas, combining BBQ with tasty ice cream and baked sweets, diverse neighborhoods and Clinton history. Darley tours Little Rock by bike, joining a local guide to cycle through neighborhoods and highlighting important sites like the Governor’s Mansion and the Clinton Presidential Library. Walk through the SOMA neighborhood and The Heights in North Central Little Rock. Dine at One Eleven at the Capital with Michelin star, James Beard award-winning Chef Joel Antunes. Learn about the Civil Rights Movement at Little Rock Central High School, a National Historic Site managed by the National Park Service. Get a taste of Little Rock at Rock Town Distillery and Lost 40 Brewery.
Hong Kong Island Hopping
Hong Kong is a big city with lots of urban attractions, but with over 260 islands, Hong Kong is also a great destination for island hopping. We’re exploring the greener side of Hong Kong by hiking, biking, boating and taking in beach views with the locals. We’ll visit a doctor who specializes in traditional Chinese medicine, see what Hong Kong locals eat at bustling markets. Check out full episodes on Amazon Prime.