30 March 2020
Are you at home and in need of some escapism? Travel Counsellors across the UAE have compiled their suggestions for travel TV shows to watch reruns of. Wanderlust-inducing inspiration……
Travel documentary series featuring Richard Ayoade, travelling to a popular city each episode with a celebrity guest
Amazing Hotels: life beyond the lobby
Giles Coren and Monica Galetti travel the globe visiting some of the world's most incredible hotels
Wish you were here
British television show that was first broadcast in 1974. A series of 30-minute shows about travel and holidays (It’s an oldie but a goodie and you can find some on Youtube)
An amusing documentary based on the wildlife and experiences of the relaxing culture that is Alaska
Race across the world
Five pairs of travellers participate in an epic race that will take them through many countries
Simon Reeve around the world – BBC
Simon Reeve takes a 25,000 mile journey around the Equator
David Chang travels the world eating food and talking to people about culture, life and what they do whilst experiencing it for himself.
Jack Whitehall - travels with my father
Comic Jack Whitehall and his father, Michael traveling together makes for an interesting dynamic, as viewers experience in this travelogue series.
Michael Palin: Around the World in 80 Days
Monty Python's loveable Michael Palin circumnavigates the globe in this classic travel series.
The Kindness Diaries
Leon Logothetis travels the world with only a vintage motorbike and the kindness of strangers, which he pays back in unexpected, inspiring ways
Long Way Down
Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman undertake another overland motorcycle adventure
Joanna Lumley's Silk Road Adventure
Joanna Lumley’s Japan
Joanna Lumley's India
Joanna Lumley's Trans-Siberian Adventure
Joanna Lumleys Greek Odyssey
Series around actress Joanna Lumley’s travel experience.
The Amazing Race
Teams of two compete against each other in a race held in different parts of the world and strive to win a grand cash prize
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
Chef Anthony Bourdain travels across the globe to uncover little-known areas of the world to celebrate diverse cultures by exploring food and dining rituals.