TRAVELLING TO WORK
Michael will be embarking on his first ever one-man tour in September 2014. Read more...
To watch a video of Michael talking about the Diaries, click here. Or, to watch Michael talking about the "Travelling to Work" live tour, click here.
READ THE ENTIRE BOOKS FROM EACH SERIES HERE:
- Around the World in 80 Days
- Pole to Pole
- Full Circle
- Hemingway Adventure
- Sahara with Michael Palin
- New Europe
- 80 Days Revisited
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Michael hopes this site will help to inspire your own travels. Share your globe-trotting tales here.
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Exclusive to this site, these dropdowns allow you to explore
Michael's adventures as never before. He's slept in a cave, you know...
Palin's Travels is the official travel website of Michael Palin and is based in London.
LATEST NEWSRipping Yarns
Ripping Yarns will be shown on Thursday every week at 10.00pm on BBC4, starting with Tomkinsonís Schooldays on 3 April.
Complete and Utter
The New (incomplete) Complete and Utter History of Britain DVD will be available from 7 April with original footage from Michael Palin and Terry Jonesí Complete and Utter History of Britain.
For more information and a short clip, click here.
Travelling to Work
Michaelís third volume of diaries, "Travelling to Work", has just been delivered to his publishers. This volume will be available from Autumn 2014.
Monty Python news
Michael will be reuniting with Monty Python live on stage for the first time since September 1980!
For more information and to buy tickets, click here.
Michael's BAFTA Fellowship 2013
You can see Michael's full Fellowship speech on the BAFTA website.
The Global Suitcase
The Global Suitcase is a new book with a chapter featuring Michael's cameraman, Nigel Meakin. You can read more about The Global Suitcase here, and download the sample chapter as a PDF here.