Globe Trekker Series 7

  • Travel, Adventure, Educational
  • 13 Episodes

For over 20 years, GlobeTrekker has transported viewers to remarkable destinations via stunning cinematography and the unique insights of beloved hosts, including Emmy Award-nominee Padma Lakshmi, Food Network’s Tyler Florence, Academy Award-nominee Bradley Cooper, acclaimed British comedian and traveller Ian Wright, and more. Follow along as we explore off-the- beaten-path locations brimming with intoxicating culture, unique cuisine, and extraordinary landscapes.


1. Queensland & The Great Barrier Reef

Megan McCormick travels to Queensland, Australia’s second largest state whose 3000 mile coastline borders the Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest living organism. 

2. Venezuela

The happiest country on earth welcomes Ian Wright and shows off its breathtaking Andean peaks, rugged cowboys, enchanting beauty queens, and unforgettable rainforest - Gran Sabana.

3. Georgia & Armenia

Ian Wright explores the Caucasus, a region of ancient cities, monuments to a turbulent past, warm celebrations, and challenging landscapes.

4. Northern Italy

Megan McCormick experiences the strangest and most ancient carnival celebration in Italy, and that’s just the beginning. See the region’s delicious culinary traditions, reverence for aesthetics, and amazing landscapes.

5. The Greek Islands

Megan McCormick sees why Greece enchants so many tourists firsthand. Each island has its place in ancient myth, and today they’re home to glorious festivals, archaeological gems, and revered monasteries.

6. Tunisia & Libya

Ian Wright explores North Africa, from bustling Tunis, to the vast deserts where nomads caravan by camel. It’s an amazing destination for Roman Ruins, dune skiing, and ancient customs.

7. California

California’s often dreamlike sites invite Justine Shapiro to explore. Across surreal Joshua Tree, old Hollywood sites, and notorious LA, there are colorful characters all around.

8. Tahiti & Samoa

Ian Wright is in Polynesian paradise. Adventure abounds underwater up close with sharks, as well as on land with traditional tattoos, wild boar hunts, and fire walking festivals.

9. Scotland

Megan McCormick explores Scotland, a country rich in historic cities, folk music, whiskey distilleries, and wild landscapes.

10. Southwest Australia

Estelle Bingham races boats and helps make wine in South Australia before going way out into the outback for wild west excitement and Aboriginal Rituals.

11. Germany

Germany only became a country in 1871, yet no nation has had a greater impact on the face of Europe. Justine Shapiro sets out to look beyond stereotypes and see the real Germany.

12. Portugal & the Azores

Megan McCormick visits Portugal, a country that’s home to luscious vineyards and steeped in religious devotion. Megan sees everything from historic Lisbon to the remote volcanic Azores islands.

13. Central China

In Central China, Megan McCormick sees unforgettable sights like a 10 hour train ride through the Yellow Mountains, the colossal 3 Gorges Dam, and even the Terra-cotta army.