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Adventurer Charley Boorman undertakes an epic trip from Wicklow in Ireland to Sydney, Australia and will travel by any means of transport appropriate to the particular region he is traveling through. The series features Charley progressing around the globe, meeting some fascinating people, and traveling by some intriguing modes of transport.

Charley will travel overland and across bodies of water through 25 amazing and fascinating countries and by some incredible forms of transport. This kind of overland journey is one that takes us back to the days before commercial airlines made travel so easy and accessible.

Charley will be visiting UNICEF projects along the route to see the wonderful work that is being achieved by the charity across the world.

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  • Charley Boorman: By Any Means: Ireland To Turkey
    With the preparations complete for his three-month trip, adventurer Charley Boorman departs for Turkey from his home of County Wicklow, Ireland.
  • Charley Boorman: By Any Means: Turkey To India
    Charley finally reaches Dubai via train, jeep and sidecar. But with pirate-infested waters between him and Mumbai, he still has far to go.
  • Charley Boorman: By Any Means: India To Nepal
    After enjoying the amazing sights, sounds and smells of India, Charley heads to Nepal for more worldly delights. But bad luck hits the team.
  • Charley Boorman: By Any Means: Nepal To Vietnam
    An incredible journey sees Charley and the team travel by elephant and visit Everest, but the stormy seas of Vietnam prove one adventure too far.
  • Charley Boorman: By Any Means: Vietnam To Indonesia
    Safe from the rocky seas of Vietnam, Charley is soon back on track. However, after wakeboarding to Singapore, the team's boat troubles return.
  • Charley Boorman: By Any Means: Indonesia To Australia
    After using over 100 means of transport in 102 days, Charley and the team complete their journey in style, arriving in Sydney in biker convoy.