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The Secret Mediterranean With Trevor McDonald

  • Episode:

    1 of 4

  • Transmission (TX):

    Tue 30 Jun 2020

  • TX Confirmed


  • Time

    9.00pm - 10.00pm

  • Week:

    Week 27 2020 : Sat 27 Jun - Fri 03 Jul

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  • Published:

    Wed 17 Jun 2020

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The Secret Mediterranean With Trevor McDonald

The legendary broadcaster Sir Trevor McDonald embarks on a sumptuous and epic journey across the Mediterranean - discovering the unexpected and the forgotten, the extraordinary and the bizarre.

Episode 1

In tonight’s episode Trevor boards the luxury superyacht The Christina O – once owned by Greek tycoon Aristotle Onasis. It was on this boat that he seduced his future wife Jackie Kennedy and entertained Sir Winston Churchill. 

Trevor goes to Turkey and in Izmir witnesses one of the strangest sporting events in the world: Camel Wrestling and his final destination tonight is Italy and magnificent Venice to experience daily life in a city with no roads.