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Ben Fogle joins a variety of brave individuals who’ve chosen to venture down an alternative path. Ben wants to discover whether the reality of leaving it all behind lives up to the dream. These people have chosen to ditch a life of debts and daily grind, and gone in search of something different. Are they daring, or just downright crazy?

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Episode 4, Series 7

Friday December 4 at 5:15am

Norway

Episode 4 | Series 7

In the Arctic Circle, the explorer meets Randi, the first Norwegian woman to climb Everest.

Episode 5, Series 7

Friday December 4 at 8:15am

Bulgaria

Episode 5 | Series 7

Ben travels to the forests of the Rhodope Mountains in Bulgaria to join Miriam and Peter.

Episode 5, Series 7

Friday December 4 at 2:55pm

Bulgaria

Episode 5 | Series 7

Ben travels to the forests of the Rhodope Mountains in Bulgaria to join Miriam and Peter.

Episode 5, Series 5

Friday December 4 at 8:30pm

Ibiza

Episode 5 | Series 5

In a secluded valley in the heart of Ibiza, Ben lives in a commune - the brain-child of ex-navy officer Chris Dews.

Episode 5, Series 5

Saturday December 5 at 2:05am

Ibiza

Episode 5 | Series 5

In a secluded valley in the heart of Ibiza, Ben lives in a commune - the brain-child of ex-navy officer Chris Dews.

Episode 5, Series 7

Saturday December 5 at 5:15am

Bulgaria

Episode 5 | Series 7

Ben travels to the forests of the Rhodope Mountains in Bulgaria to join Miriam and Peter.

Episode 5, Series 5

Saturday December 5 at 6:05am

Ibiza

Episode 5 | Series 5

In a secluded valley in the heart of Ibiza, Ben lives in a commune - the brain-child of ex-navy officer Chris Dews.

Episode 3, Series 7

Monday December 7 at 4:05am

Thailand

Episode 3 | Series 7

Ben spends time with Julien, who has become a Buddhist monk in Thailand.

Episode 6, Series 7

Monday December 7 at 8:15am

Canada

Episode 6 | Series 7

The adventurer meets Jeff and Rose and their five daughters who live in Canada.

Episode 6, Series 7

Monday December 7 at 2:55pm

Canada

Episode 6 | Series 7

The adventurer meets Jeff and Rose and their five daughters who live in Canada.

Episode 6, Series 7

Tuesday December 8 at 5:15am

Canada

Episode 6 | Series 7

The adventurer meets Jeff and Rose and their five daughters who live in Canada.

Episode 7, Series 7

Tuesday December 8 at 8:15am

Ireland

Episode 7 | Series 7

Ben journeys to Ireland's rugged Atlantic coastline in the bleak midwinter.

Episode 7, Series 7

Tuesday December 8 at 2:55pm

Ireland

Episode 7 | Series 7

Ben journeys to Ireland's rugged Atlantic coastline in the bleak midwinter.

Episode 5, Series 7

Wednesday December 9 at 3:10am

Bulgaria

Episode 5 | Series 7

Ben travels to the forests of the Rhodope Mountains in Bulgaria to join Miriam and Peter.

Episode 7, Series 7

Wednesday December 9 at 5:15am

Ireland

Episode 7 | Series 7

Ben journeys to Ireland's rugged Atlantic coastline in the bleak midwinter.

Episode 8, Series 7

Wednesday December 9 at 8:15am

Brazil

Episode 8 | Series 7

Ben Fogle travels to Brazil to meet Chris, a Scotsman who has chosen to make a home there.

Episode 8, Series 7

Wednesday December 9 at 2:55pm

Brazil

Episode 8 | Series 7

Ben Fogle travels to Brazil to meet Chris, a Scotsman who has chosen to make a home there.

Episode 8, Series 7

Thursday December 10 at 5:15am

Brazil

Episode 8 | Series 7

Ben Fogle travels to Brazil to meet Chris, a Scotsman who has chosen to make a home there.

Episode 6, Series 5

Friday December 11 at 8:30pm

Mongolia

Episode 6 | Series 5

Ben ventures into the freezing tundra of Outer Mongolia, on the longest journey he's experienced where he meets a family who became missionaries in a country they knew nothing about…

Episode 6, Series 5

Saturday December 12 at 2:05am

Mongolia

Episode 6 | Series 5

Ben ventures into the freezing tundra of Outer Mongolia, on the longest journey he's experienced where he meets a family who became missionaries in a country they knew nothing about…

Episode 6, Series 5

Saturday December 12 at 6:05am

Mongolia

Episode 6 | Series 5

Ben ventures into the freezing tundra of Outer Mongolia, on the longest journey he's experienced where he meets a family who became missionaries in a country they knew nothing about…

Episode 1, Series 7

Thursday December 17 at 8:15am

Arkansas, USA

Episode 1 | Series 7

Ben journeys to the Ozark National Forest in Arkansas, to live with a master craftsman.

Episode 1, Series 7

Thursday December 17 at 2:55pm

Arkansas, USA

Episode 1 | Series 7

Ben journeys to the Ozark National Forest in Arkansas, to live with a master craftsman.

Episode 1, Series 7

Friday December 18 at 5:15am

Arkansas, USA

Episode 1 | Series 7

Ben journeys to the Ozark National Forest in Arkansas, to live with a master craftsman.

Episode 2, Series 7

Friday December 18 at 8:15am

New Zealand

Episode 2 | Series 7

Ben travels to New Zealand's North Island, where he meets a young nomadic family.

Episode 2, Series 7

Friday December 18 at 2:55pm

New Zealand

Episode 2 | Series 7

Ben travels to New Zealand's North Island, where he meets a young nomadic family.

Episode 7, Series 5

Friday December 18 at 8:30pm

North Carolina

Episode 7 | Series 5

Ben heads to a secret location in the USA's Appalachian Mountains to live with forest dweller, Tod Kershaw and his own wild community where he embraces life in the woods.

Episode 7, Series 5

Saturday December 19 at 2:05am

North Carolina

Episode 7 | Series 5

Ben heads to a secret location in the USA's Appalachian Mountains to live with forest dweller, Tod Kershaw and his own wild community where he embraces life in the woods.

Episode 2, Series 7

Saturday December 19 at 5:15am

New Zealand

Episode 2 | Series 7

Ben travels to New Zealand's North Island, where he meets a young nomadic family.

Episode 7, Series 5

Saturday December 19 at 6:05am

North Carolina

Episode 7 | Series 5

Ben heads to a secret location in the USA's Appalachian Mountains to live with forest dweller, Tod Kershaw and his own wild community where he embraces life in the woods.

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