S1 E4 ∙ Ethiopia ∙

Head to the most populous landlocked country on Earth to view Lake Tana, Ethiopia's largest lake, and the 'Great Green Wall', to see communities fighting desertification.


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S1 E2 · Kenya

Beginning high above the Kenyan Highlands, head across the country's vast savannahs.

S1 E3 · Ghana

Follow the Volta River from the Sahel savannahs of the North.

S1 E6 · Morocco

Explore the Mediterranean coastline, the mighty Atlas mountains and the seemingly endless Sahara.

S1 E7 · Zambia

Fly above the far-western reaches of the Zambezi and experience the largest mammal migration on earth.

S1 E9 · Cameroon

Fly over the spectacular landscapes of this sovereign nation renowned for its diversity.

S1 E10 · Botswana

Explore the salt pans of the Makgadikgadi, the Okavango Delta and the Kalahari desert.