Full Circle With Michael Palin : Japan; Korea (1998)

Genres - Travel  |   Sub-Genres - Armchair Travel, Guided Travel  |   Run Time - 55 min.  |   Countries - United Kingdom   |  
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Full Circle With Michael Palin: Japan and Korea finds host Michael Palin meeting the Kodo Drumers on an island near the Japanese coast. A ten-course meal awaits him at a traditional inn, where he tries the raw squid and abalone. Next, he eats loaches, which are small fish soaked in sake, and ventures a bet on the horses. He heads for a Buddhist temple via bullet train to meditate, attends a festival in Nagasaki, and goes to Juis Ten Bosch, a Dutch village complete with all the trappings of Holland within Japan. He experiences a riot in Seoul, South Korea; is a guest at a wedding; and gets a view of the demilitarized zone.

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festival, Holland, Japan, Korea, restaurant, traveling