Himalaya with Michael Palin The Roof of the World
Michael visits region's cities and makes detours to places and people of special interest. Details
Program: Himalaya with Michael Palin
Episode: The Roof of the World
Taking the high road to Lhasa, Palin seeks to see for himself what the Chinese have done to Tibet. From the Potala Palace to the great monasteries of Tashi Lhunpo and Sera, he sees religion is once again tolerated, while the old Tibetan centre of the city is being torn down to be replaced with shopping malls and nightclubs.
Premiere Date: 01/29/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
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