Cast£ºMa Su, Wowkie Zhang, Zhang Jie, Bu Xueliang, Yao Di, Jiro Wang, Mo Xiaoqi
First Broadcasting Station£ºJiangsu TV
Synopsis£ºCelebrities and common folk alike join hands to challenge their limits and conquer the world in this visual touristic feast. The reality stars enjoy serene landscapes while taking in exotic culture from all over the world. In the process, participants are faced with the triple ability test of IQ, EQ, and PQ (Intelligence Quotient, Emotional Quotient, and Physical Quotient), as they get a taste of the sour, sweet, bitter, and spicy flavors of life. This innovative reality show has caused a fever in China and become a household name.
The premise of The Exploration of the World is that travel experts explore unknown mysteries on the road by participating in competitions and completing challenges. Although they experience all kinds of setbacks, they still insist on completing their duties. Sometimes the characters shamelessly humiliate themselves with cultural taboos, giving viewers a great laugh. While hilarious, one of the reason¡¯s for the show¡¯s incredible success is the stars¡¯ ability to tears with their perseverance in the face of adversity.
In China¡¯s first travel reality show in 2015, the shooting locations of The Exploration of the World are widely spread throughout the globe, including countries Cuba, Canada, Vanuatu, Ireland, Spain, and Sri Lanka. Beautiful scenes and exotic customs unfold before our eyes as we gain insight into the collision and fusion of man and nature.