Popular TV travel presenter David Bean treks the spectacular 100 mile coastal path of the Isle of Man. The magnificent views towards Mann's 'six' kingdoms are background to the 6000 years enshrined in this beautiful 'independent' island.
This fascinating film reveals a rich and complex heritage encompassing Neolithic stone circles; Viking settlements; Celtic crosses and ancient chapels; fishing ports and harbours; Victorian trams and trains and the unique Laxey wheel.
David Bean's intriguing and perceptive commentary combined with the music, dancing, and Manx crafts have created a complete and fascinating record of a very special island.
The program concludes with the annual 'Tynwald' where the 1000 year old Manx parliament meets in the open air to reaffirm the Isle of Man's Viking based democracy.