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Passport is a show about the world. And all the stunning, strange and breathtaking stories waiting to be discovered… if you just listen. The world has never been more connected. But in reality, there’s still so much we don’t understand about each other. Join hosts Neil Innes and Andrés Bartos as they take you to places you didn’t realize existed, introduce you to people who you would never have otherwise met, and experience the rush of traveling the world, without ever leaving your home. For more, check out frequencymachine.com/passport. Support this show at http://supporter.acast.com/passport

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 235 Ratings

Passport is a show about the world. And all the stunning, strange and breathtaking stories waiting to be discovered… if you just listen. The world has never been more connected. But in reality, there’s still so much we don’t understand about each other. Join hosts Neil Innes and Andrés Bartos as they take you to places you didn’t realize existed, introduce you to people who you would never have otherwise met, and experience the rush of traveling the world, without ever leaving your home. For more, check out frequencymachine.com/passport. Support this show at http://supporter.acast.com/passport

    Australia - Part 2: Asteroids and the Outback

    Australia - Part 2: Asteroids and the Outback

    In our final episode of the season, Passport producers Jennifer Carr and Andrés Bartos go back to the Outback to talk with the world’s original astronomers and explore why the threat of asteroids is the perfect fodder for great storytelling.

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    Australia - Part 1: Stargazing with the Original Astronomers

    Australia - Part 1: Stargazing with the Original Astronomers

    This week we're going to explore the stories hidden in the skies of the southern hemisphere, as understood by the oldest living culture on earth: the Australian Aboriginals.

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    South Africa: Black Panther, Tribal Mythology & Afrofuturism

    South Africa: Black Panther, Tribal Mythology & Afrofuturism

    South Africa’s art landscape is not about the past and tradition - it’s about a utopian future. Meet Johannesburg's pioneering new generation of creatives: the South African afrofuturists.

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    Paris: The Serious Business of Clowning Around

    Paris: The Serious Business of Clowning Around

    Paris: home of high-art and cinema. And clowns? This week, Passport explores how the City of Light became the capital of clowning, why clowns continue to terrify us, and how they’re navigating the uncertain road ahead for the circus and performance art.

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    Barcelona: The Magical Pooping Log of Xmas

    Barcelona: The Magical Pooping Log of Xmas

    Xmas around the world is weird. But in Passport’s home of Barcelona, the Catalan people have maybe the strangest festive tradition of all. Forget Santa. This week we’re meeting a tree log named Caga Tio. The Poo Log.

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    Disney: MisInfoNation - Magic, Wonder, and fabulous (no, really!) food!

    Disney: MisInfoNation - Magic, Wonder, and fabulous (no, really!) food!

    This week Passport pops on the mouse ears, grabs a camera, takes a deep breath and maybe a valium, and heads to that great, wondrous, awe-inspiring nation of Disney to find out what the appeal is for people of all ages.

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Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
235 Ratings

235 Ratings

Mathomps ,

Please Make More!

Interesting stories, wonderful hosts. I hope you’ll be continuing this terrific series!

JohnnyPGH ,

Inspires travel

Love the hosts and I appreciate the structure they follow on their podcast. I really enjoy the detail and authentic feel of their stories. Great show.

Olivia Schoen ,

I want to travel even more now!

I love the hosts voices of this show and can’t get enough!

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