Great Indian Railway Journeys
Great Indian Railway Journeys Number Of Seasons: 1 (4 episodes)
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Season premieres on March 20, 2018
BBC Two, 4 episodes
Great Indian Railway Journeys is on BBC Two (United Kingdom) Tuesdays at 6 pm
S1E4 (Lucknow to Kolkata) - Air Date: Apr 10, 2018 (about a year ago)
Michael Portillo back on track with 'Great Indian Railway Journeys' - Asian Image - per Asianimage
His latest adventure will see him travelling through India's mountains and deserts, visiting temples and meeting maharajas, while armed with a 1913 copy of Bradshaw's Handbook Of Indian, Foreign And Colonial Travel.
WATCH: Clip from Michael Portillo's 'Great Indian Railway Journeys' - Asian Image - according to Asianimage
Travelling the routes used by millions of migrants during Partition, Michael helps to feed thousands at the world’s largest free kitchen. He gives his trademark colourful wardrobe an Indian twist and rides the epic Kalka to Shimla hill railway in the foothills of the Himalayas.
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A unifying means of transport between the different states and cities meant that the incredible diversity of communities, dialects and cultural traditions of Indians were able to mix and integrate with each other.