Simon Reeve's Caribbean

November 2017

S1 Ep3

Expired 3.0 9 x
Simon begins the final leg of his journey in Nicaragua, which will soon be split in two by the world's biggest construction project: a new transoceanic waterway set to rival the Panama Canal. Simon meets the people who face losing their ancestral homes and the city-dwellers who believe the canal will bring long-hoped-for prosperity and wealth to the country. In Honduras, Simon dives the crystal waters of the world's second-largest barrier reef. Back on shore, Simon discovers Hondurans living in...
October 2017

S1 Ep2

Expired 3.0 9 x
The second leg of Simon Reeve's journey around the Caribbean Sea takes him from the beautiful Islands and along the coast of South America. On the beautiful and wealthy Island of Barbados he meets the owner of a traditional chattel house who has turned down offers of millions of dollars from luxury property developers. On the green volcanic slopes of St Vincent Simon meets the marijuana growers hoping, like their Prime Minister, that the drug will soon be decriminalised. Venezuela is one of the...

S1 Ep1

Expired 3.0 15 x
The Caribbean has some of the most exotic and enticing locations on earth. It is also crammed full of history, conflict, culture, adventure, wildlife, glamour and colourful characters. Journalist Simon Reeve’s journey around the Caribbean will take him from the slums of Haiti to luxury offshore tax havens; from the beaches of Barbados to the Venezuelan oil fields; from the jungles of Costa Rica to the drug war in Honduras and from the coral reefs of Belize to a cricket match in Jamaica. Simon b...