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Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長

( 12 Episodes Available)

Masahiro Takashima……he loves traveling. In the first series, he visits Angkor Wat, in Cambodia. Starting in the capital of Phnom Penh, he takes a Tuk-Tuk on the 100 km journey to Angkor Wat. The second series with actor Masahiro Takashima, he travels to Sri Lanka, an increasingly popular destination with Japanese tourists. He travels through the country on a three-wheeler, a popular form of transportation among the people of Sri Lanka. He starts from the ancient capital of Anuradhapura, passing through Sigiriya, Kandy, and Colombo, before reaching the final objective, Galle, the largest city in southern Sri Lanka! In the third series, Masahiro Takashima visits Bangkok in Thailand. He takes Tuk-Tuk to get there from the starting point, Singapore.
Our host leisurely visits the old historical sights from the British colonial period on Penang Island. But he is near the border to the next stop - Thailand.

Ep 12 - Fiery Winds! Through Asia 4

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2015-10-04
Lang: Japanese (English script/subtitle available upon request)
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
"Look! Here it comes!" The jeep has finally arrived after engine trouble. Our host is captured by a feverish passion, enthusiastic to truly begin his trip.

Ep 11 - Fiery Winds! Through Asia 3

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2015-09-06
Lang: Japanese (English script/subtitle available upon request)
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
After a night in Malacca, our host plans to travel north along the Malay Peninsula, but first, he stops to buy some souvenirs.

Ep 10 - Fiery Winds! Through Asia 2

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2015-08-09
Lang: Japanese (English script/subtitle available upon request)
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Our host stands at Merlion Park in Singapore at the start of the journey. The trip continuing on to Bangkok, the third and longest, starts here. Just as our host finishes taking notes and prepares to set off, something unexpected has already occured!!

Ep 9 - Fiery Winds! Through Asia 1

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2015-08-09
Lang: Japanese, Japanese with English subtitles
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
We reach the finale of our tour of Sri Lanka! We travel by rail for a while before getting back on a three-wheeler and heading for Galle, our last objective. We stroll through its old streets, within the castle walls.

Ep 8

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2014-10-12
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
We depart for the ancient city of Kandy, the whole of which is registered as a World Heritage Site. On our way we try yoghurt from a water buffalo, and visit a spice farm. At our destination, Kandy, we experience Sri Lanka's tea culture.

Ep 6

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2014-08-10
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Leaving behind the World Heritage Site of Kandy, we head on a long drive to Colombo, Sri Lanka's largest city. On the way we stop off at several food stands. Before we know it, we find ourselves in the middle of a massive Colombo traffic jam!

Ep 7

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2014-09-14
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
The second series with actor Masahiro Takashima, who loves to travel and loves the Tabi Channel! In this series he travels to Sri Lanka, an increasingly popular destination with Japanese tourists.

Ep 5

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2014-07-13
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Travel Hero's trip across Cambodia reaches its climax! He finally advances to the ultimate destination, Angkor Wat. He leisurely explores the World Heritage Sites that dot Siem Reap. What is on Travel Hero's mind as he approaches the trip's finale?

Ep 4

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2014-02-08
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Travel Hero's morning departure from Battambang is interrupted by another interesting discovery. What caught his eye as a train lover was the bamboo train shown in a tourism pamphlet at the hotel.

Ep 3

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2014-01-11
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Travel Hero departs again from Kampong Chhnang by tuk-tuk. A long drive awaits him to his second Cambodian destination, Battambang.

Ep 2

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2013-12-14
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Travel Hero travels in a custom tuk-tuk from the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh. He stops by sites such as the ruins of Oudong as he heads towards the first day's destination, Kampong Chhnang.

Ep 1

Tabi Bancho: The Travel Bro (fka: Masahiro The Travel Hero) 髙嶋政宏の旅番長
Release Date: 2013-11-09
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
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