Wild Castles (2017): S01E05 – Neuschwanstein: The False Paradise

Introduction Nature Documentary hosted by Josh Goodman, published by Smithsonian Channel broadcasted as part of Smithsonian Earth series in 2017. The abandoned castles of Europe have been overtaken by the rich natural environments flourishing around them. Outline Journey to the shadow of the Alps and discover an enchanted castle created by a king who preferred… Read More

Wild Castles (2017): S01E04 – Alhambra: The Oasis of the Desert

Introduction Nature Documentary hosted by Josh Goodman, published by Smithsonian Channel broadcasted as part of Smithsonian Earth series in 2017. The abandoned castles of Europe have been overtaken by the rich natural environments flourishing around them. Outline Visit a temple to nature’s beauty, a stunning haven where human history and the natural world meld together.… Read More

Wild Castles (2017): S01E03 – Predjama: Hidden Caves of Slovenia

Introduction Nature Documentary hosted by Josh Goodman, published by Smithsonian Channel broadcasted as part of Smithsonian Earth series in 2017. The abandoned castles of Europe have been overtaken by the rich natural environments flourishing around them. Outline Learn the life-or-death stories hidden behind the forbidding walls of the largest cave castle in the world. Wild… Read More

Wild Castles (2017): S01E02 – Carcassonne: The Realm of the Owl

Introduction Nature Documentary hosted by Josh Goodman, published by Smithsonian Channel broadcasted as part of Smithsonian Earth series in 2017. The abandoned castles of Europe have been overtaken by the rich natural environments flourishing around them. Outline After millennia of human occupation, this stone fortress is now a hotspot for birds varying from pigeons to… Read More

Wild Castles (2017): S01E01 – Heidelberg: Secrets in Stone

Introduction Nature Documentary hosted by Josh Goodman, published by Smithsonian Channel broadcasted as part of Smithsonian Earth series in 2017. The abandoned castles of Europe have been overtaken by the rich natural environments flourishing around them. Outline Enter the mysterious forest that captivated the medieval scholars who made this castle glorious beyond compare. Wild Castles… Read More

Wild Castles Documentary Series Overview

Introduction Nature Documentary hosted by Josh Goodman, published by Smithsonian Channel broadcasted as part of Smithsonian Earth series in 2017. The abandoned castles of Europe have been overtaken by the rich natural environments flourishing around them. Outline The abandoned castles of Europe are magnificent markers of the continent’s tempestuous history. But where they once hosted… Read More

Knight Fight (2019): S01E08 – Tournament Championship

Introduction An inside look into the world of an Armoured Combat League, a full-contact armoured combat league where modern-day warriors battle in heavily-plated armour with steel weapons. Outline Seven champions face the toughest fight of their lives in the epic culmination of this armoured combat tournament. As tough as the competition has been, these apex… Read More

Knight Fight (2019): S01E07 – Hundred Years War

Introduction An inside look into the world of an Armoured Combat League, a full-contact armoured combat league where modern-day warriors battle in heavily-plated armour with steel weapons. Outline Six of the largest warriors yet will display their fighting prowess while armed with the armour and weaponry of the past. These Goliaths will first battle through… Read More

Knight Fight (2019): S01E06 – Knights of the Round Table

Introduction An inside look into the world of an Armoured Combat League, a full-contact armoured combat league where modern-day warriors battle in heavily-plated armour with steel weapons. Outline Six modern-day warriors battle to prove their fighting prowess while equipped with armour and weaponry of the past. The four competitors left standing after the six-person Grand… Read More

Knight Fight (2019): S01E05 – Knights Templar

Introduction An inside look into the world of an Armoured Combat League, a full-contact armoured combat league where modern-day warriors battle in heavily-plated armour with steel weapons. Outline The fighters must assemble the armour and adapt to the weapons used by 12th Century Knights Templar during the Crusades. The winning duo will go head-to-head in… Read More