Rudy Maxa’s World

Welcome to Rudy Maxa’s World, the ultimate travel experience with America’s leading high-end travel expert. Join Rudy Maxa, public radio’s original Savvy Traveller and contributing editor for National Geographic Traveller magazine.

Scotland Ocean Nation

In this visually stunning and captivating series, we join world record stand-up paddleboarder and veterinarian Cal Major on an epic 800-mile ocean adventure around Scotland’s wild, dramatic and unforgiving coastline. We explore our human connection to the sea through the people of Scotland whose lives are intertwined with the ocean, and learn about the vital role our ocean plays locally and globally in the climate and biodiversity crises. From Cal’s stand-up paddleboard, we meet the creatures that call the ocean home, from the tiniest starfish to the largest apex predators, and dive into the stunning underwater world to discover its hidden riches. Through Cal’s deeply emotional and heartfelt adventure, we are transported to the wild and stunning Scottish coastline, journey tirelessly through the wind, waves and weather, through exhaustion, elation and awe, and make some shocking discoveries along the way.

Tough Trucks

In this mini series we explore some of the most unique and hard-core truck journeys on the planet. Destinations in the six part series are Iceland, Guatemala, Turkey, Morocco, Ethiopia and Russia.

Our hosts take a series of truck journeys across these lands exploring the many fascinating cultural, natural and historical sites along the way, including unique geological locations in Iceland, ancient Mayan sites in Guatemala and rarely visited Silk Road destinations in Eastern Turkey.

Tough Boats

A brand new series that explores some of the most fascinating and hard-core boat journeys on the planet. In this mini series we undertake epic journeys by boats in some of the toughest environments on earth.


During our journeys we look at how the technology of boat travel has been adapted to survive, trade with and connect isolated communities.

Tough Trains

Tough Trains takes viewers on some of the most epic and hard-core train journeys on the planet. Trips that should take hours often take days, and nights that should be spent in towns are spent aboard tough trains.


Produced in high definition, Tough Trains is a dynamic series that takes viewers on some of the most epic and hard-core train journeys on the planet. Interminable delays, lack of timetables, incredible bribery-fuelled
escapes are all experiences from memorable rail journeys in some of the world’s most remote and exciting destinations.

AUSTRALIA’S MOST TERRIFYING

Journey across the great island nation of Australia, seeking out its deadliest inhabitants and the stories of those who have survived them. We Follow a team of wildlife experts as they deconstruct and re-enact these terrifying events. Sharks, crocodiles, snakes, bees? Meet the brave survivors and hear their stories of first hand attacks.


Documented with gripping real-life footage of Australia’s most terrifying creatures in their natural habitats. The thunderous snap of a crocodile’s jaw, the incredible speed of a great white, this series depicts the nightmarish attacks, and the incredible people who have survived them.

TRAVEL OZ – SERIES 4

Travel Oz is a series that captures the true spirit of Australia showcasing its marvellous characters, top events and wonderful destinations. Travel the back roads of Australia to experience the wonders of the Outback, the Great Barrier Reef, and enjoy the Big Cities. Australia at its rawest, Travel Oz showcases awesome adventures, spectacular locations, and unforgettable characters.

TRAVEL OZ – SERIES 3

Travel Oz is a series that captures the true spirit of Australia showcasing its marvellous characters, top events and wonderful destinations. Travel the back roads of Australia to experience the wonders of the Outback, the Great Barrier Reef, and enjoy the Big Cities. Australia at its rawest, Travel Oz showcases awesome adventures, spectacular locations, and unforgettable characters.

TRAVEL OZ – SERIES 2

Travel Oz is a series that captures the true spirit of Australia showcasing its marvellous characters, top events and wonderful destinations. Travel the back roads of Australia to experience the wonders of the Outback, the Great Barrier Reef, and enjoy the Big Cities. Australia at its rawest, Travel Oz showcases awesome adventures, spectacular locations, and unforgettable characters.