Fascinating new Michael Palin North Korea documentary gives never-before-seen glimpse inside the hermit nation

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Fascinating new Michael Palin North Korea documentary gives never-before-seen glimpse inside the hermit nation

By Harvey Solomon-BradyInvalid Date,

MICHAEL Palin explains that he has been given an “historic opportunity” to explore North Korea in the first trailer for his explosive new travel series.

The video shows Palin traverse more than 1,300 miles in an effort to go “beyond the politics” and discover more about the world’s most secretive nation.

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Michael Palin travels to North Korea for his latest travel documentary, an adventure he said was too good to turn down

The two-part series Michael Palin in North Korea will be shown on Channel 5 later this autumn.

The legendary travel presenter pulls no punches in bigging up his latest adventure.

“This will be the most revealing journey of my life,” the Monty Python star says of the new series.

Starting with archive foot age of military parades, the trailer then switches to breathtaking locations and heartwarming encounters with locals.

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The Monty Python star said it will be "the most revealing journey of my life"
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The documentary will be shown on Channel 5 later this autumn
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Palin hopes to go 'beyond politics' in his new travelogue

Palin said the opportunity was one he could not turn down.

He said: “For somewhere that is so often in the forefront of the news, it remains a complete mystery to most of us.

“That we were able to travel across the country and get some sense of everyday life of was enormously exciting.

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The two-part series will see Palin travel to breathtaking landscapes and remote villages
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The veteran presenter said he has 'never had the same sens e of fascination and revelation' as he has in North Korea

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“The visit was an eye-opener for me, and I’m sure it will be the same for others.

“In all my travels around the world I have never had the same sense of fascination and revelation on this journey to North Korea.”

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Source: Google News North Korea | Netizen 24 North Korea

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