Episode Detail: Mediterranean Maze - Pole to Pole
En route to Istanbul, Palin and company leave Odessa mere hours before the Russian port is closed by the coup against Gorbachev. Once in Turkey, the travelers explore a 300-year-old Turkish bath before moving on to Greece, where they visit with a Rhodes astrologer. Also: a day-long Cypriot wedding that involves 3000 guests; the Valley of the Kings; a luxury cruise down the Nile to the Egyptian city of Aswan.
Episodes: Pole to Pole (8)