Slow Train Through Africa with Griff Rhys Jones

Slow Train Through Africa with Griff Rhys Jones

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Griff Rhys Jones explores Africa the unhurried way as he takes to the continent’s railways for a new 5 part ITV series.

Slow Train Through Africa sees Griff Rhys Jones immerse himself in the joy – and sometimes the frustration – of travelling through a beautiful and beguiling continent by the most romantic method of transportation. He travels a total of some seven thousand miles on five journeys, exploring fascinating landscapes, encountering unforgettable wildlife and meeting extraordinary people.

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