You can now also read the book in full, as well as viewing all of Basil Pao's accompanying photography, here!
READ THE ENTIRE BOOKS FROM EACH SERIES HERE:
- Around the World in 80 Days
- Pole to Pole
- Full Circle
- Hemingway Adventure
- Sahara with Michael Palin
- New Europe
- 80 Days Revisited
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Michael's adventures as never before. He's slept in a cave, you know...
Palin's Travels is the official travel website of Michael Palin and is based in London.
LATEST NEWSTravelling to Work
Michaelís third volume of diaries, "Travelling to Work", has just been delivered to his publishers. This volume will be available from Autumn 2014.
The Global Suitcase
Michaelís cameraman, Nigel Meakin, appears in a chapter in the new book The Global Suitcase. Twenty-five percent of the author's royalties go to BBC Children in Need.
Monty Python news
Michael will be reuniting with Monty Python live on stage for the first time since September 1980!
For more information and to buy tickets, click here.
Michael's BAFTA Fellowship 2013
You can see Michael's full Fellowship speech on the BAFTA website.