All four episodes from the BBC series in which Venetian architect, historian and film-maker, Francesco da Mosto, sets sail from Venice on a journey across the Mediterranean to trace the roots of Western civilisation. Taking in ancient Greek and Roman ruins, Francesco also visits Corfu and Santorini, as well as Athens' famed Acropolis, and the monasteries of Mount Athos in Turkey, all the while offering a fascinating insight into the customs, histories and artistic achievements of this remarkable region. Episodes comprise: 'Arrivederci Venezia', 'Istria and Split', 'Bosnia and Dubrovnik' and 'Montenegro and Albania'.
Executive Producer: Basil Comely
Presenter: Francesco da Mosto