• Hello,Welcome to Play.com.  . (Not youSign in?) | Register
  • 0 SuperPoints
  • Your Account
  • Help

Great Continental Railway Journeys (2 Discs)

Released on 29 April 2013

Featuring: Michael Portillo

Format: DVD | Rating: Exempt from Classification

Write a review

New from €13.14

Results 1-5 of 20

Sold by: zoverstocks | visit our store

Condition: New

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: All items are brand new as supplied from the manufacturer and usually come shrinkwrapped. Please note that orders placed between Friday and Sunday may not be processed until the following Monday

Available Delivery Options (find out more)

  • Standard delivery estimate: 21st Jul - 23rd Jul
zoverstocks

€13.14

Free Delivery

14 SuperPoints

Sold by: Supertainment | visit our store

Condition: New

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: Delivery 7-10 Working days from our Guernsey Warehouse.

Available Delivery Options (find out more)

  • Standard delivery estimate: 24th Jul - 1st Aug
Supertainment

€13.15

Free Delivery

14 SuperPoints

Sold by: YouwantitWegotit | visit our store

Condition: New

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: Brand spanking new. Reputable UK company with 30 years experience in retail. ALL items dispatched within 2 working days of order.

Available Delivery Options (find out more)

  • Standard delivery estimate: 24th Jul - 7th Aug
YouwantitWegotit

€13.26

Free Delivery

14 SuperPoints

Sold by: Speedyhen | visit our store

Condition: New

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: Same day despatch from the UK when ordered before 3pm - All our items are brand new and sent out by Royal Mail or courier service - over 1 million items already sold since we started trading.

Available Delivery Options (find out more)

  • Standard delivery estimate: 21st Jul - 23rd Jul
Speedyhen

€13.51

Free Delivery

14 SuperPoints

Sold by: basecom | visit our store

Condition: New

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: Brand New, Genuine and Fully Guaranteed. All Items shipped same or next day unless otherwise indicated

Available Delivery Options (find out more)

  • Standard delivery estimate: 17th Jul - 23rd Jul
basecom

€14.12

Free Delivery

15 SuperPoints

Results 1-5 of 20

In Great Continental Railway Journeys, Michael Portillo embarks on a brand new railway adventure, which takes him across the heart of Europe. In a series of 5 hour long episodes, steered by his 1913 'Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide', Michael journeys through a prosperous pre-war Europe of emperors and kings, pomp and elegance and a continent whose industrialists, factories and mines had created wealth, whose scientists and engineers were discovering and constructing the marvelous and whose artists were challenging old ways, whilst intellectuals plotted revolution.

This 2 disc set features 5 hour long episodes covering 5 different journeys:

London to Monte Carlo
Hungary to Austria
Berlin to The Rhien
Switzerland
Amsterdam to Northern France

'Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide' opened up an exotic world to the Edwardian tourist; from glittering cosmopolitan cities, dramatic Alpine landscapes, to warm sparkling seas and picturesque villages. Following in their footsteps, Michael visits the towns, cities and villages listed by his Bradshaw's guide. Travelling from station to station he stays in the recommended hotels, explores the magnificent sights, samples local traditions, takes in many of the continent's most spectacular rail routes and visits some of the central locations in the unfolding Great War story.

This series creates a stunning vision of Europe as it was in 1913, and discovers how a way of life and a landscape were changed forever when Europe went to war.

customer Reviews

 Average rating (0 reviews)

Rate & Review

Be the first to review this product! | Write a review

Help our customers make the best choices by telling everyone what you think about this product.

Rakuten’s Play.com is an online trading platform which enables third party sellers and buyers to negotiate and complete transactions via its Website. Rakuten’s Play.com is neither the buyer nor the seller of any items sold via its Website. Accordingly, Rakuten’s Play.com is not a party to the contract for sale between a buyer and seller and is not responsible for fulfilling and delivering orders, handling returns or processing refunds for purchases made.

The relevant seller’s terms and conditions apply to delivery, refunds and returns of any items sold via Rakuten’s Play.com. If you have specific questions, about a sellers delivery policy, returns policy or the return or refund of an item you should contact the relevant seller directly. You must comply with the seller's return policy in order to be eligible for any possible refund from the seller.

Whilst we have no obligation to mediate or to enforce or execute fulfilment of any contract, we want you to have a safe shopping experience and may intervene in certain circumstances to resolve an issue, in line with our FairPlay Guarantee. Please see our User Agreement for details.

Important Warning: It is your responsibility to check a seller’s delivery and returns policy prior to confirming an order.

ActorsMichael Portillo
CertificateExempt from Classification
LanguagesEnglish
Duration5 hours (approx)
RegionRegion 2 - Will only play on European Region 2 or multi-region DVD players.