Want to enjoy the feeling of travelling in your home? Below are some of the best travel channels available to watch and where you can find them. It will also help you as a guide as the travellers describe the places they visit on these travel channels.
1.Parts Unknown by Anthony Bourdain
It’s a part of a food show and part of the travel show, chef Anthony Bourdain travels around the world describing the places and also visiting the food restaurants over there. This show makes us want to be more adventurous and travel more trying different exotics.
How to watch? It is available as seasons on amazon and Netflix but also airs on Sunday in the CNN channel.
IMDB ratings: 8.8 out of 10
This show is about two guys who travel around the world with just backpacks. So those who love back-packer style travel adventures this show will be thrilling to watch.
One of the guys is an intellectual type and likes to experience local culture more, while the other loves to drink, play fun games with locals which create a fun environment. This show is just not about the highlights of the places they travel it also shows the process to get there.
How to watch? It’s available to watch on the Nat Geo channel and on Netflix.
IMDB ratings: 9 out of 10
3.An Idiot Abroad
It is a British travel television series. It’s generally a story-driven series but it mainly focuses on travel. The main actor here Karl Pilkington is sent to travel the various parts of the world by his friends to experience different unfamiliar cultures as he led a sheltered life, not having done any travelling who enjoys life just normally within the comforts.
This show adds the feeling of travelling to new places and meeting strangers and the ways to get there
How to watch? This show was broadcasted on sky one. Now one can watch it on amazon.
IMDB ratings: 8.3 out of 10
Comedian Zane Lamprey hosts comical trips around the world exploring the foods and local alcohol-related drinking customs. This shows mostly focuses on the foods, drinks and the local customs of the place he travels.
How to watch? This show was aired on spike channel in the United States. Now we can watch it on amazon prime.
IMDB ratings: 8.2 out of 10
5. Michael Palin’s Travels
This show displays the historical background research for a trip before travelling the place and then compares it to the present situation. It has a wide-eyed wonder and funny sense of curiosity that any traveller would find it inspirational.
How to watch? It was broadcasted on BBC and now widely available on DVD.
IMDB ratings: 8.1 out of 10