Great Continental Railway Journeys


S4 Ep6 - Barcelona To Mallorca

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Barcelona to Mallorca - Steered by his 1913 Bradshaw's Guide, Michael Portillo returns to Spain to trace the early 20th-century roots of the Spanish Civil War, which divided his Spanish family and sent his father into exile. On his travels, he is tr...

S4 Ep5 - Black Forest To Hanover

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Black Forest to Hanover - Armed with his 1913 Continental Railway Guide, Michael Portillo ventures deep into the Black Forest on a quest to discover the essence of Germany and discovers how Hansel and Gretel helped to unify the nation. From carving ...

S4 Ep4 - Athens To Thessaloniki

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Athens to Thessaloniki - In this episode: A Greek odyssey from Athens's port of Piraeus north to the city of Thessaloniki, ruled by the Ottomon Turks for 400 years. From Acropolis' delights of moussaka and baklava; Greek national heroes; the first m...

S4 Ep3 - Pisa To Lake Garda

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Pisa to Lake Garda - Bradshaw's 1913 Continental Railway Guide in hand, Michael Portillo makes a grand tour of a favourite Edwardian destination, Italy. There he experiences the country's state-of-the-art Maserati sports car, how the Leaning Tower o...

S4 Ep2 - Vienna To Trieste

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Vienna To Trieste - Armed with his 1913 railway guide, Michael Portillo travels the Habsburg imperial line from Vienna across the awe-inspiring Semmering Pass, a handmade railway line blasted through the Alps. His journey takes him through a patchwo...
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