Giles Wemmbley Hogg Goes Off, Series 1, Part 3

  • by BBC Audiobooks
  • 0 hrs and 27 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

Meet Giles Wemmbley Hogg. 2ms, 2gs. Traveller, backpacker, ethnologist, fearless investigator of cultural diversity, connoisseur of all Eastern and Mystic philosophies, and upper middle-class student ponce from Budleigh Salterton.In his gap year between school and University, Giles travels far and wide along the student trail from Beijing to Bolivia by way of Thailand and the North Pole. Each week, with his trusty portable DAT and his Charterhouse rugby shirt, Giles travels to far-off foreign lands, and records his adventures for the benefit of the Radio 4 listener. And each episode, he makes a thumping great prat of himself.


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Not a real travel story - it's comedy

I got this audio book thinking it was a genuine travel account. It is not - it is comedy. It is moderately funny - provided you can stomach all the heavy stereotyping. Lots of English cultural references that someone unfamiliar with English society might not get.
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- Femke

Book Details

  • Release Date: 08-23-2007
  • Publisher: AudioGO Ltd.