An original travel programme that combines adventure with culture. Jan Leyers set s off to Jerusalem on his motorcycle to present a fascinating on- the- road story that is largely inspired by the first crusade.
The Shadow of the Cross is an original and exciting travel program that combines adventure with culture. Jan Leyers will ste off to Jerusalem on his motorcycle. Purpose is not merely to give a detailed historical account of the first crusade. The program will present a fascinating on- the- road story that is largely inspired by the first crusade and the looks for links between the past and the present. Our trip will lead us from Belgium, through Germany, Ausria, Hungary, Croatia, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Syria and Lebanon to Israel. An episode does not necessarily enclose one specific country, but rather represents a chronological part of the trip. Every episode is about 40 minutes long and brings a mixture of discoveries on the interference in between western and "coleur locale" and interesting eastern civilization. The on the road concept will facilitate a variety of adventurous approaches on a fascinating world that reveals itself to our curious though critical traveler Jan Leyers.