New Arrivals - DVDs
Explore the grand splendor of Rome, Italy, center of world history and power, created by the massive Roman Empire. Walk the winding streets of Rome finding gelato, pizza, and gladiators. Get an in-depth look into the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and actually learn to be a gladiator in a real gladiator school! Trained gladiators teach kids the moves with wooden and metal swords to prepare for a duel. Then hang out in the fantastic Piazza Navona with its wild street performers.
Come along as the Roberts explore the many layers of Athens, deemed by many to be the birthplace of Western civilization and still dishing out the culture. The adventure begins on an overnight ferry from Italy to Patra, in the Peloponnese, and then a bus to Athens. The family checks into a hotel on Syntagma Square, where the kids are fascinated by the changing of the guard, with views of the Acropolis. . After roaming through the National Gardens, they discover the ancient Olympic Stadium.
Get into the Caribbean vibe with a visit to Belize. This Central America country has it all; Caribbean coast, jungles, Mayan pyramids, underground rivers, snorkel and Scuba. First the family takes in beach time in the island of Caye Caulker where dirt roads, pedal bikes and golf carts are the way to go. Dive with sting rays, learn about a local school, get fishing lessons and hang with locals.
This offers a unique opportunity to mark the 40th anniversary of a defining moment in American history. From 1972 to 1974 the Watergate scandal unfolded on The Dick Cavett Show, as Cavett interviewed nearly every major Watergate figure, even non-political guests expressed their opinions. Dick Cavett's Watergate documents the scandal in the words of the people who lived it.