Michael Palin: Pole to Pole (Unabridged‪)‬

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Pole to Pole we join Michael Palin on the second of his epic challenges. Travelling from the North Pole to the South Pole, he experiences every extreme the globe has to offer. As he crosses 16 countries by train, truck, raft, Ski-Doo, barge, balloon and bicycle, he meets a diverse range of fascinating characters and landscapes while his own endurance is tested to the limit. With his customary aplomb, he plunges himself into the local cultures, starring in a crayfish documentary in Novgorod, attending a baby-rolling ceremony at a Cypriot wedding, and consulting an Mpulugu witch-doctor. He samples the local cuisines, from goat stew in Kigoma to seal lasagne in Tromsø, and the local customs, beating himself with birch twigs in a Finnish sauna and enjoying a mud massage in Odessa. His incredible journey is a delight for anyone interested in our weird, wonderful world.

GENRE
Travel & Adventure
NARRATOR
MP
Michael Palin
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
10:00
hr min
RELEASED
2012
11 October
PUBLISHER
Audible Studios
PRESENTED BY
Audible.co.uk
SIZE
496
MB

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