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Globe Trekker

Description

A global travel series that explores exotic locales and various local cultures.

Upcoming Episodes

  • Tough Boats: The Arctic

    Ian Wright travels to the high Arctic from the coast of northern Norway, working his passage on a trawler fishing for cod before continuing his voyage on a specially ice-strengthened vessel around Spitsbergen, the world's northernmost inhabited islands. Ian's tough Arctic journey starts in fishing port of Tromso, more than 200 miles north of the Arctic Circle. From here, aboard the fishing trawler Hermes, he travels another 300 miles north to rich fishing ground near remote Bear Island. (60 minutes)

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  • Papua New Guinea Islands

    Season 10 concludes with a visit to Papua New Guinea's New Britain Island, where stops include the township of Rabaul, which was destroyed by a 1994 volcanic eruption; and the island of Bougainville, which is known for wreck diving and sea kayaking. (60 minutes)

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  • Globe Trekker Food Hour: Southern China

    New Zealand chef Peter Gordon tours Southern China. Included: cooking succulent spiced pork in Lianzhou, the mountain home of the Yao people; walking the rice fields of the Pearl River Delta; meeting traditional medical doctors in Foshan; cooking a feast for dragon boat-racing crews in Guangzhou; shopping at the fabled Qingping market; sampling street food in Chaozhou; visiting the tea mountains near An'xi; exploring the city of Xiamen; and enjoying soul food in Daya Bay. (60 minutes)

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