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Read more about the article Searching for Italy episode 1 – Naples and the Amalfi Coast
Searching for Italy episode 1 - Naples and the Amalfi Coast
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Searching for Italy episode 1 – Naples and the Amalfi Coast

Searching for Italy episode 1 - Academy Award nominee Stanley Tucci travels across Italy to discover the secrets and delights of the country’s regional cuisines. Tucci comes prepared with a bottomless appetite for it all, showing us how the diversity of Italian cooking offers a gateway through which you can glimpse Italy’s history and culture.     Alternative stream   Naples is the third-largest city in Italy, but its history and beauty has been tainted with underdog status from close…

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Read more about the article Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 3
Kate Humble Off the Beaten Track episode 3
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Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 3

Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 3: Kate Humble and her Welsh sheepdog, Teg, continue their journey across the remote Welsh countryside, by exploring mid-Wales. In Ponterwyd, they herd sheep for the market, and Kate witnesses first-hand the price disparities between what farmers get for their sheep and what consumers pay. At the Teifi Pools she discover that Wales is a world leader in protecting its dark skies. Along the River Elan, Kate gets hooked on fly fishing and…

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Read more about the article Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 2
Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 2
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Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 2

Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 2: Kate and her Welsh sheepdog, Teg, travel from southern Snowdonia, to the least populated area in the UK, deep in the Cambrian Mountains. Along the way, Kate experiences a deer cull, loses a herd of cattle on Cadair Idris mountain, meets a family relying on the weather to run their mod cons, tastes the Dyfi Valley from a glass and discovers the Welsh equivalent of the Amazon Rainforest.     Kate Humble…

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Read more about the article Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 1
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Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 1

Kate Humble: Off the Beaten Track episode 1: The presenter and her Welsh sheepdog, Teg, travel from the most northerly farm on mainland Wales, just outside Llandudno, across to the sleepy hamlet of Nantmor in Snowdonia. Along the way they experience the comeback of old style shepherding, learn how canine power is saving lives on the mountains and see a forest through the eyes of a pack of huskies. Kate sheds her layers to plunge naked into a freezing lake…

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Read more about the article China from Above episode 4 – Mountains and Rivers
China from Above episode 4 - Mountains and Rivers
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China from Above episode 4 – Mountains and Rivers

China from Above episode 4 - Mountains and Rivers: From stunning heights, witness the mountains, rivers, and people that make up China's great interior. Visit celebrations at the center of the Buddhist world and on the edges of river cities, soar over the world's most famous peak 29,000 feet in the air, and dive into an ancient city submerged under a lake. China's heartland is a place where urban and rural communities embrace the challenges of a changing 21st century…

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