Programmes transport viewers to each corner of the globe, on backpacking adventures, culinary quests, eco-friendly holidays and unique, luxurious getaways. Since 1994, Globe Trekker (initially broadcasted as Lonely Planet and called Pilot Guides in some areas) the Globe Trekker sequence sends one traveler to a different location each episode. Anthony Bourdain is hardly a newcomer to the journey scene—his No Reservations meals travelogue has been a tv mainstay for over half a decade—so it is no shock to see his latest jaunt, The Layover , getting plenty of media protection.
In what looks like a throwback foolish time travel present (see It’s About Time above — okay, possibly not that foolish), a university professor (Adam Pally) creates a time machine that he hopes can be used to improve each his life and that of a fellow teacher (Yassir Lester). Children can stamp it as they travel” the world by way… Read the rest