Legendary Trails | 1994
Four-part series following four distinguished writers as they retrace long-traveled trails and find themselves on journey's of spiritual exploration.
"The Gift of Incense" follows Emma Freud, great-granddaughter of Sigmund Freud, as she travels by land, sea and air along the ancient route used to transport frankincense.
"Return to the Sacred Ice" follows journalist/novelist Nicholas Shakespeare on a journey to the high Andes, where every year thousands of people commemorate a miracle on the sanctuary of a glacier.
"In the Footsteps of Buddha" follows travel correspondent Alexander Frater from Nepal to Bodh Gaya in India, the place of Buddha's enlightenment.
"The Way of St. James" follows novelist and screenwriter David Lodge as he explores the 1,000-mile Camino de Santiago, a path millions of pilgrims have walked since the Middle Ages.