Around the World in 80 Days

Version: Unabridged
Author: Michael Palin
Narrator: Michael Palin
Genres: Travel, Essays & Travelogues
Publisher: BBC Audiobooks America
Published In: June 2007
# of Units: 6 CDs
Length: 7 hours, 35 minutes
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Michael Palin set out with an ambitious plan: to circumnavigate the world, following the route taken by Jules Verne's fictional hero Phileas Fogg 115 years earlier. This fascinating and humorous account tells the story of his travels: from Venice on the back of a barge to the Pyramids on a camel.

Author Details

Author Details

Palin, Michael

Michael Palin is one of the most popular comic figures of our time. His exploits with the Monty Python team and in subsequent films such as "A Fish Called Wanda" are now the stuff of legend. It is as the adventurous traveler of his major television series however that he has acquired a vast and loyal following.