The Journey

Podcast

This podcast tells unique and true tales of people whose lives have been changed by a journey. Travel along with the main characters to the icy plains of Alaska and the hectic streets of New Delhi.

The Journey
The Journey
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The Journey

Close your eyes and go on a journey

'The Journey' is an original podcast made by KLM. These audio documentaries are freely available for anyone. Listen via this website or any type of smartphone, tablet or computer. 'The Journey' can be enjoyed anytime, anywhere. New to podcasts? Read our listening tips. 

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In each of the following six episodes, you will hear the story of a unique individual and a journey that changed his or her life. 

Living with 
bears
Living with 
bears
Living with 
bears
Living with 
bears
Episode 1

Living with
bears

Linda follows her heart to Alaska. She leaves everything behind and chooses a life in the wilderness

Linda Nijlunsing of the Netherlands has never taken the easy route. She had been travelling the world for years, until she met Big Jim in Alaska. They fall in love and she decides to move in with him, far away from civilisation. They quickly learn that they have different ideas about the relationship.

The 
Outsider
The 
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The 
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Episode 2

The
Outsider

During an intense journey in Kenya, Samba figures out his purpose in life: to conquer the world as a stand-up comedian

During an internship, Samba Schutte finds himself in a dusty little village deep in the heart of Kenya. Here he discovers his talent as a comedian. In his mud hut, he plots an ambitious plan: to make it big as a stand-up comedian in Hollywood. 

The Total 
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The Total 
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The Total 
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The Total 
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Episode 3

The Total
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When Dina's fast-paced life of glamour in New York comes to a screeching halt, she looks for a new purpose in life

Dina Kaplan worked in the White House under Bill Clinton, after which she began a flourishing start-up in New York. As successful as her life may seem, she suffers from serious anxiety. When she no longer dares to cross the street, she makes a drastic decision: to leave everything behind and go on a journey.

The Muse from 
Buenos Aires
The Muse from 
Buenos Aires
The Muse from 
Buenos Aires
Episode 4

The Muse from
Buenos Aires

The image of a woman passing by in Buenos Aires gives Todd a completely new direction to follow in life

Todd Leeloy works at a major corporation. While travelling to Argentina on business, he sees a beautiful woman walk past. She makes a strong impression on him that he cannot forget. She becomes his imaginary muse who whispers to him to quit his job and change his life. 

Redemption 
in India
Redemption 
in India
Redemption 
in India
Episode 5

Redemption
in India

When the life of international model, Ries, collapses, he drags his sister Vera along in his downfall

Vera van Rijn is her brother, Ries’, confidant. She experiences together with him how he enters into a relationship with Jean-Paul Gaultier and lives his life in the international world of fashion. But his jet-set life comes to a crashing halt with painful consequences for Vera.

The Hand of
God
The Hand of
God
The Hand of
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Episode 6

The Hand of
God

More than sixty years later, Rose’s father’s shipwreck was to change the course of her life

The shipwreck of former naval officer Victor Clark made headlines in the 1950s. Clark found himself stranded on a tiny atoll in the Pacific called Palmerston Island. The ordeal was to drastically affect his life. But what no one could have known was that, decades later, this place was to play a crucial role in his daughter’s life as well.

Your story?
Your story?
Your story?
Your story?

Your story?

Every journey is unique. Share your experiences in ‘The Journey’

Every traveller returns with new experiences. Some are so unique that they inspire others. These are the stories we share in the podcast ‘The Journey’. Have you gone on a journey that has turned your life upside down and do you want to share the experience? We would love to hear from you via podcast@klm.com. And, who knows, your story might very well be the next one!

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