Michael Palin: Travels of a Lifetime (2020)


Genre: Documentary

Plot: Michael Palin revisits his travel series, beginning with Around the World in 80 Days. He draws on his personal archive of audio recordings and diary notebooks, and reflects on how he became a seasoned global traveller. The first episode revisits his visits to Venice, Cairo, Saudi Arabia, India, Hong Kong and China - a nation that was closed to most westerners at the time. Featuring contributions from fans and friends including David Attenborough, Joanna Lumley and Simon Reeve. Read More



Episode 5: Himalaya (2004)
Episode 4: Sahara (2002)
Episode 3: Full Circle (1997)
Episode 2: Pole to Pole (1992)
Episode 1: Around the World in 80 Days (1989)