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"Do You Sell Bath Plugs?"

Advantages: Palin, interesting interviewees, more insight than 'Around the World'
Disadvantages: None if you yearn to travel and like Palin.

DETAILS Genre... ...Travelogue Rating... ...PG Format... ...3 Discs with 10 episodes Production... ...1997 Duration... ...487 minutes Language... ...English (subtitles an option) Presenter... ...Michael Palin As an introduct ...

zyxwv 16.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Full Circle With Michael Palin (DVD)

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One of my favourite travel documentaries

Advantages: Interestingly documented, narrated and great filming
Disadvantages: None - except maybe I would have liked it to be longer

Pole to Pole is the second of Michael Palin's travel documentaries does exactly what it says on the tin! Palin travels from the North Pole to the South Pole trying to travel as close to the 30 degree meridian line, this takes him from the North Pole to Sv ...

dangaroo 21.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Pole To Pole With Michael Palin (DVD)

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Fancy a walk?

Advantages: Amazing scenery, facinating
Disadvantages: Is there any?

Himalaya - Michael Palin I am reviewing this 3 disc set on DVD, obviously, otherwise it wouldn't be a disc set. There are some extras on this DVD, they are: - Exclusive Pre-Trip Introduction on all three discs Extended Scenes Scen ...

gollum3273 18.01.2006 · Read full review
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Following in the steps of Phileas Fogg

Advantages: Interesting and entertaining
Disadvantages: Bit aged now

Around The World in 80 Days is the first travel documentary by Michael Palin, he was approached by the BBC to see if he wanted to do his own version of Jules Verne's - Around The World in 80 Days trip. There's certain aspects of this that I had forgotten ...

dangaroo 07.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Around The World In 80 Days (Box Set) (DVD)

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It's better to travel well, than to arrive

Advantages: travel the world from the comfort of your sofa
Disadvantages: none

The words of Buddha that I have used as a title here really sum up Michael Palin's current career path. I guess you could call him a professional traveller, an Alan Wicker for the modern age. Except for the initial series where he set him self the task of ...

steerpyke 03.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Michael Palin Collection (Box Set) (DVD)

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