17 hrs. 30 mins.
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Historian Paul Murton explores the most fascinating parts of the country that have charmed visitors for more than 200 years, using a 19th century copy of Black’s Picturesque Guide to Scotland. Touring via such delights as a classic express steam loco and an ancient Morris Minor, he goes in search of everything from Robbie Burns and National Park wildlife to stunning landscapes and deep, dark history.
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Every episode from all seven series of the travel programme presented by Paul Murton.
Scotland was once avoided by travellers due to its hostile environment but many changes have taken place since the beginning of tourism in the country two centuries ago.
Using the Victorian book ‘Black’s Picturesque Guide to Scotland’, Paul goes on different tours to discover how the country became a destination of choice for many, exploring its history and landscape along the way.