Behind the scenes with the Silk Road team

    Ready to hit the road? The team behind the Silk Road are.
    Currently traveling over 7,000 kilometers from China to Italy, they're working tirelessly to uncover the history, culture and business dealings along one of the world's oldest trade routes. But what you see on TV is only a fraction of their experience. When the cameras stop rolling, what then?
    Presenter Sumnima Udas, producer Jon Jensen and cameraman Al Skene are documenting their trip across social media to bring you the story behind the stories. Every meal, every flight; the chance encounters, the beautiful architecture, all illustrating a once in a lifetime journey.
    If you're struck by wanderlust, look no further.