Season 1, Episode 8 The Bitter End
Because of overcrowded conditions on the cargo vessel slated to carry them to Antarctica, Palin and company take a 6000-mile detour from Cape Town to Punta Arenas, Chile, where a 40-year-old plane awaits to carry them to the Pole. Included: a discussion with an adventurer who plans to ride a motorcycle across Antarctica; an in-depth look at sub-zero survival techniques.
Cast & Details See all »
- Premiered: October 21, 1992
- Rating: None
- Premise: A six-month trek from the North Pole to the South Pole via Scandinavia, Russia and Africa. (more)
Trending TonightSee all »
Carl might be on his way to the Big Pudding Can in the Sky
The Michael Palin Collection (New Europe / Around the World in 80 Days / Sahara / Hemingway Adventure / Great Railway Journeys / Himalaya / Pole to...
By BBC Home EntertainmentBuy New: $79.99
By BBC Home EntertainmentBuy New: $12.95
By BBC Home EntertainmentBuy New: $10.95