Christina In The Perfumed Isles

Three programmes in which tireless traveller Christina Dodwell packs her diving gear and climbing rope and heads for the Comoros Islands in the INDIAn Ocean, known for centuries as the Perfumed Islands.

Episodes

EpisodeTitleFirst
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01The Essence Of The Isles1998092719990926

In which Christina climbs into the crater of a smoking volcano and discovers the secrets of the ylang-ylang tree.

02Small Boats And Big Bats1998100419991003

In which Christina visits the islands of Mayotte and Anjouan and risks her neck in a deep bat cave.

03 LASTBrides, Djinns And Birds Of Ill Omen1998101119991010

Christina explores the islands' mystical world and gets caught up in a traditional grand marriage.