Over the years, Joanna Lumley has traversed some of the most incredible landscapes and immersed herself in the cultures of the world’s most fascinating cities.
In this new six-part documentary series, she looks back at some of her previous adventures, recalling the amazing places, people and things she has encountered on her numerous expeditions abroad and giving new insights into her voyages. Taking in Greece, China, Russia, Egypt, Sudan, Uganda and Mongolia to name just a few, Joanna’s travels have been anything but ordinary. She has always thrown herself completely into the culture and history of the places she has visited and has delighted in meeting captivating local characters along the way.
This series features Joanna’s very own highlights and a personal trip down memory lane, using her journals to provide a new look into the moments she most treasures from her travels.
In this episode, she revisits her inspiring odyssey across the Greek Islands, exploring roads less travelled and encountering a shipping magnate, a slumbering volcano and the village where they speak an ancient whistled language along the way.
Joanna Lumley’s Postcards Episode 4 airs on Thursday 11 May 2017 at 8.30pm on ITV