Great Continental Railway Journeys

Seasons

Great Continental Railway Journeys

Season 1 (2012)

Following on from his adventures in 'Great British Railway Journeys', Michael Portillo widens the scope of his travel to take in Europe. Using as his textbook 'Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide', the 1913 pamphlet produced by cartographer George Bradshaw, Portillo travels by rail to locations as diverse as Monte Carlo and the Alps, with an eye to local cultures and traditions and the role each journey and the trains themselves played in the development of European history. The episodes are: 'London to Monte Carlo', 'Hungary to Austria', 'Berlin to the Rhein', 'Switzerland' and 'Amsterdam to Northern France'.

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£7.99
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£8.99
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£10.31
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 1 and 2
£12.00
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 1
£12.99
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£12.99
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 1 and 2
£15.99
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 1 and 2
£19.99
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 1 to 4
£28.99
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 1 to 4
£32.99
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 1 to 4
£39.99
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 1 to 4
£44.99
Great Continental Railway Journeys

Season 2 (2013)

The second series of the BBC documentary following Michael Portillo as he travels around Europe taking as his guide the 1913 pamphlet 'Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide'. Produced by cartographer George Bradshaw, the pamphlet documents a number of European railway journeys and the various towns and hamlets along the way. With an eye to local cultures and traditions and the role each journey and the trains themselves played in the development of European history, Portillo revisits the locations described in the journal and reflects on the changes a century has wrought. The episodes are: 'Madrid to Gibraltar', 'Turin to Venice', 'Dresden to Kiel', 'Copenhagen to Oslo', 'Prague to Munich' and 'Bordeaux'.

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£12.99
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£16.99
Great Continental Railway Journeys

Season 3 (2014)

The third series of the BBC documentary following Michael Portillo as he travels around Europe and the wider world taking as his guide the 1913 pamphlet 'Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide'. Produced by cartographer George Bradshaw, the pamphlet documents a number of railway journeys and the various towns and hamlets along the way. With an eye to local cultures and traditions and the role each journey and the trains themselves played in the development of world history, Portillo revisits the locations described in the journal and reflects on the changes a century has wrought. The episodes are: 'Tula to St. Petersburg', 'Rome to Taormina', 'Warsaw to Krakow', 'La Coruna to Lisbon', 'Haifa to the Negev Desert' and 'Lyon to Marseille'.

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£39.99
Great Continental Railway Journeys

Season 4 (2015)

The fourth series of the BBC documentary following Michael Portillo as he travels around Europe and the wider world taking as his guide the 1913 pamphlet 'Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide'. Produced by cartographer George Bradshaw, the pamphlet documents a number of railway journeys and the various towns and hamlets along the way. With an eye to local cultures and traditions and the role each journey and the trains themselves played in the development of world history, Portillo revisits the locations described in the journal and reflects on the changes a century has wrought. The episodes are: 'Sofia to Istanbul', 'Vienna to Trieste', 'Pisa to Lake Garda', 'Athens to Thessaloniki', 'The Black Forest to Hannover' and 'Barcelona to Mallorca'.

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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 4
£11.99
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£13.99
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£15.99
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 4
£17.99
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Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 4
£21.99

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