Indian Ocean With Simon Reeve

2015
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S1 Ep6 - Indonesia And Australia

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Indonesia and Australia - The last leg of Simon's journey begins in Sumatra and ends in Australia. In Banda Aceh, Sharia law is in force and Simon joins the local vice and virtue squad who patrol the streets and beaches to eradicate immoral behaviour. In the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, Simon investigates the shocking trade in exotic pets, before heading to Bali where he joins a family of seaweed farmers. Australia is the last country of this Indian Ocean journey, and the site of one of the w...
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S1 Ep5 - Sri Lanka To Bangladesh

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Sri Lanka to Bangladesh - This stage of Simon's journey begins on the island of Sri Lanka. With its strategic location and tropical spices, Sri Lanka was a target for invaders and colonisers for centuries. Now the Chinese are building a huge new port in the south. Heading north, Simon investigates one of the Indian Ocean's fastest growing industries - providing prawns for the West. This leg of his trip ends in Bangladesh, where Simon witnesses one of the most amazing sights of the whole Indian ...
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S1 Ep4 - Pakistan, India And The Maldives

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Pakistan, India and the Maldives - This stage of Simon Reeve's journey takes him from Oman to the Maldives. He starts in the remote and otherworldly Musandam Peninsula on the Strait of Hormuz, one of the most strategically important waterways in the world. The journey takes him on to Mumbai, the Indian Ocean's biggest port, and the seething festival of Ganesh, and then on to the Maldives - perhaps the most beautiful collection of tropical coral islands in the world. But nothing can prepare him ...
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S1 Ep3 - The Horn Of Africa

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The Horn of Africa - The third leg of Simon Reeve's journey is the most dangerous, as he travels to Mogadishu, the capital of war-torn Somalia. But first he starts off in the south of Kenya and travels up the Indian Ocean coast to Mombasa, then on to the Tana Delta, where he meets villagers facing eviction from the area. Heading north to the remote island of Kiwayu, Simon encounters women who make a living from the plastic pollution that fetches up on their beach. Finally, he heads to the sourc...
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S1 Ep2 - Madagascar, Mauritius And The Seychelles

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Madagascar, Mauritius and the Seychelles - On the second leg of his journey, Simon Reeve visits the islands of Madagascar, Mauritius and the Seychelles. Amid the paradise of coral reefs and jungles full of spectacular wildlife, Simon witnesses some of the threats to the ocean. Off the coast of Madagascar, he goes spear fishing with the Vezo people, whose lifestyle is at risk from their own population growth, and in Mauritius he sees the vast industrial tuna trawlers unloading their catch. In th...
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S1 Ep1 - South Africa To Zanzibar

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South Africa to Zanzibar - With its sun-bleached shores and stunning islands, the Indian Ocean washes some of the most beautiful and exotic locations on the planet. In this new six-part series, Simon Reeve brings his unique brand of adventure journalism to this fascinating and increasingly important area, as he engages in the lives and struggles of its coastal peoples. The first leg of his epic journey covers south-east Africa, a diverse tropical coastline, teeming with marine wildlife and huma...
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South Africa to Zanzibar - With its sun-bleached shores and stunning islands, the Indian Ocean washes some of the most beautiful and exotic locations on the planet. In this new six-part series, Simon Reeve brings his unique brand of adventure journalism to this fascinating and increasingly important area, as he engages in the lives and struggles of its coastal peoples.
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