Cities of the Underworld

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Cities of the Underworld

Today, New York is the biggest city in the country but it's got some dark secrets in its past. Uncover the secret societies that built New York - from the underground up.

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Season 2
Join Don Wildman as he unearths the true history of Chicago in a time of mobsters and corrupt politicians. From top-secret railroad lines to sunken shipwrecks and the spark that created the A-Bomb.
Go beneath the jungles of Belize to uncover burial tombs, sacrificial altars, ritualistic caves and the literal entrances to the Mayan underworld.
Prague is a city cloaked in mystery, with an underground to match. Medieval castles line the streets and hide dark dungeons deep below them.
Explore Dublin's Pagan burial tombs, subterranean defence tunnels and even an underground river that runs through the heart of the city where you'd least expect to find it.
Season 1
Berlin was the battlefield of the 20th century, and today, sealed up and forgotten beneath its streets are remnants of a dark past. Eric Geller travels through the dark recesses of Berlin's secretive soil.
Edinburgh is a thriving metropolis in the heart of the UK, but a look at its past, reveals a double life. From plague victims being buried alive to body snatchers, Edinburgh's underground has many stories to tell.
Istanbul is one of the most dynamic and exotic cities in the world. Eric Geller leaves the buzz of the city and peels back the layers of the past to reveal a hidden history.