The curtains can be drawn aside or closed any time during the ride, but the everchanging scenery that passes by will never look exactly the same again. It is nothing like looking at a film when the director already has choosen the focus in the picture for you. No , you have to do it yourself. All the time. Set focus. Hide or Reveal.
The stories are already there and people are more than willing to share them with you if you stop and listen just for a while.