Greece has given us democracy, drama, science, philosophy, medicine, and the Muses. A seasoned, passionate traveler with a warm, human touch, Joanna Lumley (Absolutely Fabulous, Joanna Lumley's Nile) visits the Parthenon, Delphi, Mount Olympus, Crete, and other major sites, then veers off the tourist trail to show us a Greece few people see. 4 episodes, 3 hrs, 2 DVDs, SDH, viewer's guide. From Athena.
High above Athens, Joanna views the painstaking restoration of the Parthenon-and battles vertigo. She explores mythical and historic sites in the Peloponnese, meets an Englishman who worships Apollo, visits a hedonist
- 12-page viewer's guide with an interview with Joanna Lumley, a timeline of Greek history, and articles on Lord Byron in Greece and the Muses
- Biography of Joanna Lumley
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 183 minutes
Number of Discs: 2
Color or B&W: Color
"Engaging guide to Greece" --The Sunday Telegraph
"Fabulously watchable" --The Sunday Times
"Charming travelogue" --Daily Mail
"[Lumley's] odyssey is guaranteed to make you want to set sail." --
Joanna Lumley has appeared in many hit television series and films, and she is an outspoken advocate for human rights and animal welfare.