Welcome to the Great Far East! In 1271 Marco Polo left Venice and journeyed to the Great Far East. Now Doug Jones invites you to join him on your very own epic journey to this still mysterious part of the globe where you will share adventures and experiences from Japan to Hong Kong, from Singapore to Bangkok, from Malaysia to Sri Lanka, to the towering Taj Mahal and much, much more.
Based on a true story. After graduating from Emory University in 1992, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandoned his possessions, gave his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhiked to Alaska to live in the wilderness.
When a much-publicized ice-skating scandal strips them of their gold medals, two world-class athletes skirt their way back onto the ice via a loophole that allows them to compete together as a pairs team.