Part 2. Jonathan is in Romania on a mission to make it to Transnistria, a small state located between the Ukraine and Moldova. He gets sidetracked in urban exploring and investigates Bucharest's large problem of the overpopulation of dogs.
The quest for the extreme holy men, the aghori, continues as a new one begins. In a country where anything can be found, Jonathan is unsurprised to find women in different roles and statuses, but the extremes are shockingly diverse and unexpected.
In a country not renown for excitement, something huge is about to happen. Jonathan digs around the Flanders exploring western Europe's least understood region. He discovers how a Christmas cookie has turned into a spreading sensation.
Jonathan begins the journey from California with a rugged 4x4 cross of the Mojave Desert, full of ghost towns and danger. Arriving in Las Vegas he looks around the corners to expose the hidden side of town.
In stunning Lago di Garda, Jonathan attempts to pull off a paragliding maneuver which almost put him in a wet grave last summer. Nearby, in the city of Bolzano, he joins a helicopter rescue force to pull another paraglider off the cliffs.
Part 1. Jonathan is in Paris, the city of romance, fashion and a foodies paradise. He tastes local French food, gets a lesson in parkour, climbs through the Parisian Catacombs, joins a circus and visits a country music festival.
Part 1. Jonathan travels through London on an adventure in the city that was built on the Thames River. Jonathan learns about London accents, the London subculture, performance poetry, Top Gear, local cuisine and the etiquette of afternoon tea.
Part 2. As Jonathan travels through Britain, he explores beliefs, customs and traditions, both old and new.. He competes in the annual bog snorkeling event and takes a crack at a sport created in Wales.
Jonathan enters a country still recovering from a violent past. He tours the killing fields with a man with a compelling story and examines how the massive breakdown in society led to unusual freedoms.
Jonathan looks into some of the most isolated humans across the grid. He starts in Assam, India and travels along small dangerous roads to the largest monastery outside of Tibet. He ends the season with a long journey from Australia to Antarctica.