Great Continental Railway Journeys

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Saturday 2 March

Tangier to Marrakech

Season 5 Episode 3 of 6

Michael Portillo leaves Europe behind to take in the sights, smells and tastes of North Africa as he travels from the Mediterranean port of Tangier to the Berber city of Marrakech. At Asilah, the political commentator lends a hand with the construction of Morocco's new £3billion high-speed railway line to Casablanca, where he calls in to the most famous gin joint in the world

Great Continental Railway Journeys airs on Yesterday at 4:00 PM, Saturday 2 March. (Subtitles.)
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Michael Portillo
John Comerford
Executive Producer
Alison Kreps
Series Producer