Italy

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    Video caption: Dramatic rescue of 300 from migrant boat in Italy

    Some people were already in the water when the Italian coastguard reached them off Lampedusa Island.

  2. Episode 1

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    Video caption: Pairs of travellers race to reach the Far East, without flying and with no smartphone.

    Pairs of travellers are pitted against each other in a race to reach the Far East, without taking a single flight and with no smartphone in sight.

  3. Episode 1

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    Video caption: Simon Reeve embarks on the first leg of an extraordinary journey around the Mediterranean.

    Simon Reeve embarks on the first leg of an extraordinary four-part journey around the Mediterranean, travelling from Malta across the sea to southern Italy and on to Albania.

  4. Naples '44

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    Video caption: Norman Lewis's memoir is brought to life with archive and clips from films set in Naples.

    In 1943, Norman Lewis arrived in newly liberated Naples. His memoir evocatively captures a city devastated by fascism, bombings, Nazi occupation and the Allied invasion.

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    Video caption: Amanda Knox on how she thinks her case would be viewed today

    She speaks about losing control of her identity during the Meredith Kercher murder investigation.