Travel Docos

Along with the Lonely Planets and Pilot Guides there are a few more personal journeys in this collection too. Billy Crystal visits Moscow, Ruby Wax hangs out in Miami, Billy Connolly shows us Scotland and Michael Palin goes all over the place. Put on your loudest Hawaiian shirt and kick off your Birkenstocks, this is travelling the cheap way. Bon Voyage. Pictured: Michael Palin visits Ancient Rome

Coast: Series 1 (2005)


Discover the curious, sometimes dysfunctional, relationship between the British and the seas as the entire 20,000+ kilometre coast surrounding the Uni... Read more

Dan Cruickshank's Adventures in Architecture (2008)

Starring: Dan Cruickshank

Architectural historian Dan Cruickshank follows a global treasure trail of buildings that have impressed, astonished and delighted us and have changed... Read more

Dogora: Open Your Eyes (2004)

Director: Patrice Leconte

Filmmaker Patrice Leconte takes us on a musical journey through Cambodia. Set to a beautiful score by Etienne Perruchon, there is no dialogue or stor... Read more

Ends of the Earth (2006)

Starring: Paul Henry

Presenter and journalist Paul Henry leads us off the beaten track, offering an intelligent insight into kiwis who have chosen to leave the safety of G... Read more

Francesco's Italy: Top to Toe (2006)

Starring: Francesco da Mosto

Francesco da Mosto, the charismatic presenter, author and architect takes us on a sweeping tour of the art, history and beauty of Italy. Francesco lea... Read more

Francesco's Mediterranean Voyage (2008)

Starring: Francesco da Mosto

Francesco da Mosto - Venetian architect, historian and TV presenter journeys from Venice to Istanbul, to the cities and islands where Western civilisa... Read more

Francesco's Shakespeare in Italy (2012)

Starring: Francesco da Mosto

Shakespeare was in love with Italy. A third of his plays are set in the country. For the Elizabethan playwright, it was the stage on which to explore... Read more

Francesco's Venice (2007)

A breathtaking journey through the ages, telling the story of one of the world's most famous and beautiful cities. This lavish, landmark series explor... Read more

Gaudi's Barcelona (2007)

'Gaudi's Barcelona' is the story of a remarkable artist whose extraordinary work has defined a city on the international stage. Think of Barcelona and... Read more

In the Footsteps of Tintin (2011)

A series of five documentary films, following Tintin... with a cameraman! The films are based on the theme 'dreams and reality'. How many people, youn... Read more