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Michael Palin is off on another unconventional adventure documentary for the cameras. Starting at the bullfights in Valencia, Spain he follows in the footsteps of his favourite author, the mad, bad and dangerous Ernest Hemingway. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Palin is now the U.K's greatest Traveller.
23 January 2000 | by (Bedfordshire, England) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed " Hemingway Adventure" as I did with Michael Palin's Around The World in 80 days, Pole To Pole and Full Circle. This is not quite the same as the previous shows, there is no time limits or travel problems but instead this plots the story of hunter and explorer Earnest Hemingway . If I have to be critical I would say this is the least enjoyable of the 4 but never the less still superb. One thing this series has more than the others is the Michael Palin humour. I can't wait until he is off on his travels again. 8 out of 10


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