Globe Trekker

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (1)

  • Ian: The islands are a bit like the land time forgot.

Notes (4)

  • This episode was aired in the first season, but included in the official current season lineup.

  • This episode was previously shown, but it is included in the official episode lineup for this season.

  • This is a previously shown episode, but it is under official episode lineup.

  • This episode was previously shown, but it is included in the official episode lineup for this season.

Trivia (25)

  • This is an early episode of the show. Notice how young Justine is. The camerawork and music is also less "colorful" as later seasons/episodes of the show.

  • Place: Surin, Thailand Festival: the elephant round-up Time: November Key: celebration of elephants' sheer strength

  • Place: Papua, New Guinea Festival: The bi-annual Goroka festival Time: September Key: quell conflicts between rival tribes

  • Place: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Festival: Festival of Thaipusam Key: Hindu devotees for the ultimate test of faith by piercing their bodies and dragging heavy structures

  • Place:San Fernando, Philippines Festival: Easter Key: mock crucifixitions as a ritual

  • Place: Northern Pakistan Festival: Ashura parade Key: Shia devotees flagellate themselves

  • Place: Blackrock desert in Nevada Festival: Burning Man festival Time: August Key: new age affair where everyone is a participant

  • Place: Amsterdam Festival: gay pride parade Time: August

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