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Discovering Paris
Paris, the "City of Light" is widely considered as the world's most beautiful city. Find out why as you follow two visitors discovering Paris on a five day stay. They visit many major attractions and districts by walking and using…
London - A world city
This is a new look at London, one of three dominant world cities and a command centre of the global economy. The importance of business and tourism is a focus of the program as well as the way of life…
Bangkok - Mega City in the Developing World
Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is a fascinating case study of a large city in the developing world. With around 10 million people as the city enters the 21st century, this is a mega city with a mix of traditional…
England - A Two Weeks Tour
England is part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Island. It is a fascinating place to visit as this program shows. In 60 minutes you will see many of the highlights that a visitor can see in…
Bali - Traditions and Tourism
Bali, Indonesia, is one of the world's most exotic and interesting islands. Here the traditional way of life, customs and beliefs continue side-by-side with changes brought by tourism. The majority of the 3 million inhabitants follow the Hindu religion. Temples…
Morocco: Development and Human Wellbeing in an African Country
This program visits this North African developing country of about 34 million people to see the contrasts between urban and rural areas and the way of life of the people. A number of ways of measuring development and wellbeing are…
China Urbanisation Migration and Related Issues
Included are the megacities of Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen as well as the World 's most densely populated city of Hong Kong. A vast floating population from rural areas migrates to and from these cities. Rural villages are visited to…
The Australian Alps: Snowy Mountains Region
This program is about the landscapes, landforms and land uses of this region with Australia's highest mountains. Emphasis is on the unique flora and fauna, ice-carved and shaped landforms and the use of the region by people. This includes winter…
Starting and Running A Business - The First Year of A Café’s Operations
This looks at a cafe during the establishment and growth phases over the first year. Discussions were held with the owner and staff on the ups and downs of starting a business, the plans, changes and adaptation that had to…
Kangaroo Island
Kangaroo Island (KI), South Australia, is Australia's third-largest island. A popular tourist destination, KI has many ecotourism attractions. The program follows a group of Geographers and others discovering landscapes, landforms, animals and their habitats, communities and heritage. An aim is…
Bali Indonesia - Tourism Impacts Rural Life Water and Rice
Complements our other program made in 2002 "Bali Traditions and Tourism". Focus area Geography and Tourism. Looks at benefits of tourism and more deeply at negative effects of tourism than the earlier program, especially inappropriate development, traffic, air,water and visual…
Sydney - Into the 21st Century
This program looks at the commercial functions of this world city as well as the lifestyles and features. Sydney reached 4.5 million people in 2010 and has one of the world's largest urban areas. The contrasts between inner and outer…
Australia's Landforms and Climates
The program explains landforms and climates in two sections. Landforms shown are The Coastal Plains, Eastern Highlands, Central Lowlands, Great Western Plateau. The Climates section uses a simple approach to describe climatic variation. Shown are Tropical Maritime N E, Warm…
The South Island of New Zealand - Landforms Landscapes and Environmental Protection
This program takes viewers to New Zealand's South Island to discover landforms, landscapes, and ways that the environment is protected. Much of the island has been shaped by tectonic forces and carved by glaciers and ice action. Ecotourism and adventure…
Urban Growth Decline and Renewal
This program examines one of the world's largest urban redevelopment schemes and schows how a run down area of a city can be renewed. Sydney is Australia's largest city. The population of over 4 million is spread over one of…
World Heritage Sites
World heritage sites are ones with special natural or cultural features that meet criteria for listing as set by the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO. States/Countries nominate sites for listing and outline how sites will be managed so as to…
Coastal Management - Australian Beach and Development Issues
This AGTA 2008 award winning program looks at issues related to management of beaches and development near beaches in NSW, Queensland and Western Australia. Case studies include Duranbah Beach and Sand pumping at the Tweed, The Gold Coast, new housing…
Geothermal and Volcanic Landscapes of New Zealand
This program shows spectacular geothermal and volcanic landscapes resulting from the meeting of two tectonic plates. The Taupo Volcanic Zone including Lake Taupo and volcanoes is shown together with landscapes in the Roturua area. Vision includes boiling mud, hot water…
Place and Liveability - Urban Growth Decay and Renewal in Sydney
This program looks at the growth of the urban area of Australia's largest city and the features of new outer suburbs and their liveability. Focus shifts to older inner suburbs that have gone through decline and are now being renewed…
Place and Liveability in Australia’s Cities and Towns
An urban and social Geography program that looks at what makes cities liveable and what impacts on liveability. Includes Melbourne which was rated the World's most liveable city in 2015. Criteria for liveability are discussed using Australia's capital cities and…