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Greece with Simon Reeve Episode 1 of 2

In the first episode of this two-part travel series, Simon Reeve travels from the islands of the Aegean to Greece's capital, Athens. To learn more about Greece and the Greeks, he meets an extraordinary cast of characters, from gun-toting priests to the last remaining sponge divers. Getting behind the picture postcard image of this beautiful country, he finds out how the Greeks are coming to terms with a seemingly endless crisis.

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59 minutes

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Thu 1 Mar 2018 16:20
BBC Two except Wales

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Role Contributor
PresenterSimon Reeve
DirectorOlly Bootle
Series ProducerOlly Bootle
Executive ProducerSam Bagnall

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