A South American Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby

After his journeys across Russia and Africa, Jonathan Dimbleby turns his attention to South America. Once notorious for drugs and dictators, the continent still faces daunting challenges but Dimbleby also finds energy and optimism in this 21st century New World. He travels from south to north through a continent that is a constant source of drama and surprise.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC Two (2011 - 2011)
Schedule: Sundays at 20:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Travel
Episodes ordered: 3 episodes

Official site: www.bbc.co.uk

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Episode 1x03; Oct 3, 2011

Dimbleby embarks on a 6000-mile journey through Brazil, the continent's largest country and home to 190 million people. Nowhere is evidence of the economic boom in South America more apparent, but Jonathan finds the road to riches is paved with dilem

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: BrazilOct 3, 2011
1x02: Colombia and VenezuelaSep 25, 2011
1x01: Chile and BoliviaSep 18, 2011
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