Tall Ship Explorers Premiere date: Thursday 6 December at 22h00
This series of documentaries follows ‘La Boudeuse’, a 42 metre, 3-mast schooner, on her journey around the world to locate forgotten tribes and to report on their struggle for survival. Captained by renowned explorer Patrice Franceschi, the ship and crew struggle to reach deep into the heart of the few remaining wildernesses. The Amazon Rainforest and Easter Island might now be familiar names but few will have heard of Fatu Hiva or the Sunda Islands. Join us for this amazing adventure into remote worlds.
The documentaries are as follows:
They Call Themselves Yuhup – 06th December In The Shadows of the Giants – 13th December These Men of Paradise – 20th December Those of Fatu Hiva – 27th December
Skiers World Premiere date: 11 December at 22h00
Skier’s World gives you a whistle-stop tour of the world’s best resorts from Switzerland to New Zealand. Each episode is packed with resort reports, interviews with local guides and great ski and snowboarding tips from the pros. If you’re just interested in the best beginner’s slopes or are crazy enough to try some Heli-skiing, it’s all catered for in Skier’s World.