Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 4 Cosenza MP3
Arrive in Cosenza, Walk up the hill to the cathedral and then a lot further to the Castello. Find the convent of San Francesco and see that it is closed for ...
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 15 Via Locri to Gerace MP3
Wake up in Soverato and head south. Stop at Locri. Go up to Gerace and see the Norman castle .
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 9 Reggio di Calabria MP3
Cross to the east coast at Catenzaro Lido and ride a train down to Reggio. See the Riace bronzes.
Peter Marshall's France 5 Part 1 Intro & Niort MP3
Take a train trip to Niort. See the castle of Henry II. From Niort, go to Fontenay-le-Comte by bus. Return to La Rochelle by TGV.
Peter Marshall's Turkey Part 14 Istanbul 5 Topkapi MP3
Visit Topkapi Palace and try to imagine what is was like when the Sultan lived there. This video is made with my new voice because I can hardly speak now.
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 2 Tropea MP3
Take a train trip to Tropea on the west coast of Italy's toe. Glimpse the beaches of Calabria. See Tropeas Norman cathedral (from the outside) and Santa Maria ...
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 12 Maratea to Morano MP3
Leave Maratea, and cross over the mountain range to start heading southwards again. Visit Morano Calabro and see the Norman castle and churches.
Peter Marshall's France 7 Part 5 Moissac to Rodez MP3
See the Abbey church at Moissac. Drive eastwards to the bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue on the river Aveyron.
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 14 To Soverato via Croton MP3
Miss out on Corigliano Calabro. Visit Rossano to see the Purple Codex to be told the museum is closed! Southwards again to the Greek remains at Kroton (Capo ...
Peter Marshall's France 1 Part 5 Last of Nimes but mainly SNCF trains MP3
Hear from 2 former Presidents of France. Then take a last look around Nimes. Notice the 2 languages by looking at the street names. Hear about the local source ...
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 5 Amantea MP3
Find the convent of San Bernadino di Siena. See the group from the parish of Corigliano Calabro who brought their Madonna here to be blessed. On return, take ...
Peter Marshall's France 5 Part 2 La Rochelle 1 MP3
Have a first glance at La Rochelle. See the old port and its towers. See mainly the old sector of La Rochelle with its 16th Century Town Hall. See its magnificent ...
Peter Marshall's France 5 Part 7 Car Day 2 MP3
Peter Marshall's France 3 Part 5 Dordogne towns MP3
Have a brief look at Soirac, our week-end retreat. Then drive over to see Beynac and its castle on the river Dordogne - visited some time ago by, yes, Richard the ...
Peter Marshall's France 5 Part 6 Car Day 1 MP3
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 10 Nocera Terinese & Paola MP3
Pick up a car and drive up the west coast. Stop at Nocera Terinese where Francesco says the streets are awash with blood (on an annual festival). Further up ...
Peter Marshall's Italy 3 Puglia Part 5 Otranto MP3
Take a train to Otranto. Have a pizza and birra piccolo by the side of the Mediterranean. Visit the Norman Cathedral with its medieval mosaic floor, its Norman ...
Peter Marshall's France 6 Part 5 Bourges etc MP3
Peter Marshall's France 5 Part 8 Saintes MP3
See the hotel where I felt I was one of the family. Take a leisurely walk around Saintes. See the Charante, the cathedral, the Roman Baths and Roman Arena ...
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 17 Stilo & back to Lamezia Airport MP3
Head back up the coast road and stop at Stilo. Climb up to see the 10th century Cattolica. Whizz through Serra San Bruno and back to Lamezia.
Peter Marshall's France 5 Part 12 La Rochelle 3 MP3
Peter Marshall's SYRIA Part 5 Palmyra 1 MP3
More of SYRIA.
Peter Marshall's Turkey Part 5 Cappadocia MP3
Travel into Cappadocia. See the houses and chapels carved out of cliff faces. Look at a caravanserai. See some dogs and geese. Visit Avanos, famous since ...
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 3 On the way to Cosenza MP3
Watch the trains on Lamezia station whilst hearing about the Normans in South Italy. Other bits of boring history. See some castles on the sky-line.
Peter Marshall's France 5 Part 9 Royan MP3
Take a train trip from Saintes to the sea-side at Royan. See its pre-cast concrete cathedral.
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 16 Gerace MP3
Look round Gerace. See the big Norman cathedral and 3 nearby churches. And find another one nearby.
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 6 Travel to Messina MP3
Take a train ride to San Giovanni and catch a ferry to Sicily. Walk into Messina and see the splendid cathedral.
Peter Marshall's France 5 Part 3 Rochefort very briefly! MP3
Peter Marshall's Italy 5 Part 1 Catenzaro MP3
Spend a few hours in Catenzaro.