The first five episodes of the popular children's television series. Willy Fog accepts a bet from some fellow members of the Reform Club in London to travel around the world in eighty days. He travels with his friends Rigadon and Tico and believes he can win the bet by using only scheduled train and shipping services. However, it is not as easy as he thought it would be as he discovers there are two men anxious to watch him fail. Firstly the disguise artist, Transfer, who bet against him initially, and then later Inpector Dix, who suspects Fog of robbing a bank, plot against the adventurer.