Seven drivers go on a real life adventure, taking their cars around the world and finding new experiences and people.
EP01: The Launch
Meet the ODYSSEY team, Nick, Justin, Nancy, Neil, Chanda, Todd and guest travel writer Rolf Potts. The team prepares their homes for the next 1 1/2 years, 4 modified Land Rovers, which will take them on an unprecitable journey around the world.
EP02: The Explosion
After 3 days, Nick successfully forges some necessary paperwork and they get on the ferry from La Paz to Mazatlan, Mexico. The team pushes fast south but can't resist a stop at Tequila, where they learn all about Mexico's famous concoction.
EP03: The Blowouts
Things really start to heat up as the team descends into the jungles of Costa Rica. After a brief visit with a local wildlife rescue organization, they are off to pick beans at a family-run coffee plantation.
EP04: The Rock
The crew flies to Ecuador where they spend Christmas in Quito at 15,000 ft. With schedule concerns looming, the crew anxiously moves southeast into the land of the Incas...Peru.
EP05: The Jerry Cans
A 56-hour non-stop drive awaits the team members on their way to Buenos Aires.
EP06: The Outback
The cars and the crew meet up in Brisbane, Australia to start the second leg of the exhibition.
EP07: The Ship
The MV Torago proves to be a more luxurious ship than the crew expected as they find themselves playing basketball, singing karaoke, and dancing into the evenings. After the party is over, they head north to Malaysia.
EP08: The Survivor
The adventure gets wild as the team travels across the Mekong River to a small village and sacred cave. They offer a prayer and then its off to the Yunnan Province, China.
EP09: The Good Road
With fingers crossed the team approaches the Myanmar border. The checkpoints are rife and the route is strictly regimented but the crew seems to find loopholes as they pull over and help pick ricke with local village women.
EP10: The Dali Lama
Their northern route takes them along the sacred Ganges River into Varanasi where they explore the Hindu rituals of cremation. They soon have a peronal meeting with the Dalai Lama in his Dharamsala home in exile.
EP11: The Deported
The team must enter Pakistan; the cars are checked for bombs in Islamabad.
EP12: The Drive Shaft
Finally the Chinese visas are ready and the crew heads back through the Silk Road from Pakistan into China. From there its on to Russia.