From the ultimate samurai smackdown in 17th-century Japan to a young author who found inspiration for his most terrifying tale in Boston, Josh Gates highlights five locations where people's passions were transformed into lasting legacies.
Josh Gates explores stories of perseverance, including a tragic Salem witch trial case that led to a lasting change in the United States justice system and an old Mexican folk tale that's still celebrated in a festival today.
From a secret underground government bunker to a town that miraculously survived a tsunami, Josh Gates explores five locations where the end of the world was just the beginning.
From an abandoned American dream in the dense Amazon jungle to an abbey in France where countless souls lost their lives, Josh Gates ventures to five legendary locations where man has battled the forces of nature.
Josh Gates shares five locations where the natural and supernatural worlds can be explored, including a haunted asylum in upstate New York and an underground cathedral built entirely of salt in Poland.
From a tense standoff near the Berlin Wall at the height of the Cold War to an Arizona prison where an unlikely outlaw finagled her freedom, Josh Gates explores five legendary locations where fight or flight were the only options.
From a cursed clock in Prague to a death-defying rescue in the snowy Sierra Nevada Mountains, Josh Gates explores six legendary locations that have withstood the test of time.
From an imposing Czech castle said to protect a portal to hell to a lavish feast prepared for 3,000 hungry primates in Thailand, Josh Gates explores five legendary locations where appearances can be deceiving.
From a treacherous island prison in Ireland to a California mining town that saw more than its share of murder and mayhem, Josh Gates digs deep to uncover the buried secrets of six legendary locations.
From a Florida prison where a convicted murderer went from hated to hero to the site of a fiery Viking massacre in Ireland, Josh Gates explores six legendary locations where heroes and villains faced their moment of truth.
From a former spy hub on the coast of Spain to a cave in Puerto Rico that just might hold the fabled Fountain of Youth, Josh Gates explores six legendary locations where passionate people risked it all for love.
From a Spanish Inquisition stronghold of sadism to a haunted theater in Memphis, Tennessee, Josh Gates explores six locations where flesh and blood were shed, but the dead are not forgotten.
From a lake in India with connections to alien life to a train station in Spain where a mild-mannered customs clerk took on the Nazis, Josh Gates uncovers the mysteries of what lurks within six extraordinary locations around the globe.