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Wild Cuba: A Caribbean Journey - Part 1

Colin Stafford-Johnson explores corners of Cuba that few outsiders have seen. Amongst the wonders he encounters is the bee hummingbird, the world’s tiniest bird found nowhere else on the planet.

Colin Stafford-Johnson journeys through one of the most bewitching islands in the world, featuring the wildlife and wild places that make it so special. In the first part of this two-part mini-series, Colin explores corners of Cuba that few outsiders have seen. Amongst the wonders he encounters is the bee hummingbird, the world’s tiniest bird, found nowhere else on the planet, and the spectacle of thousands of crabs migrating en masse.

Cuba’s isolation has helped preserve many of its natural riches, creating unspoiled landscapes that are home to many enchanting animals living under the bluest skies in the Caribbean. In this authored odyssey, the natural magic of one Earth’s most intriguing countries is revealed.

58 minutes

Last on

Sat 7 Mar 2020 19:00

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:33

    Ben Harper

    She's Only Happy In The Sun

  • 00:33

    The Thrills

    One Horse Town

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Colin Stafford-Johnson
Director John Murray
Series Editor Roger Webb
Series Producer Holly Spearing
Producer Cepa Giblin
Producer Ciara Baker
Editor Jamie Fitzpatrick
Production Company Crossing the Line Production

Broadcasts

  • Fri 6 Mar 2020 20:30
  • Sat 7 Mar 2020 19:00

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