About The Show

Josh Gates is on a journey to the most iconic places on the planet. At each destination, he immerses himself in the legends that made them famous.


Episode 1

Vocation, Vocation, Vocation

Josh visits places where people's passions became lasting legacies, including a samurai showdown in 17th-century Japan and an author inspired by Boston.

Episode 2

Rock And A Hard Place

Josh explores stories of perseverance, such as a Salem witch trial case changing the US justice system and an old Mexican folk tale still celebrated today.

Episode 3

End Of The World

Josh Gates explores locations where the end of the world was just the beginning. They include an underground government bunker and a town that survived a tsunami.

Episode 4

Man Vs. Nature

Josh Gates ventures to five legendary locations where man has battled the forces of nature. Including the place of an abandoned American dream in the Amazon jungle.

Episode 5

Out Of This World

Josh shares five locations where the natural and supernatural worlds can be explored. They include a haunted asylum in NY, and a cathedral built entirely of salt.

Episode 6

Fight Or Flight

Josh Gates explores five legendary locations where fight and flight were the only options. Places include the Berlin Wall, and a prison in Arizona.

Episode 7

About Time

From a cursed clock in Prague to a death-defying rescue in the snowy Sierra Nevada Mountains, Josh explores six legendary locations that have withstood the test of time.

Episode 8

Truth Or Consequences

Josh Gates explores five legendary locations where appearances can be deceiving. Places include a Czech castle said to protect a portal to hell.

Episode 9

Can You Dig It?

Josh Gates digs deep to uncover the buried secrets of six legendary locations. Places include a treacherous island prison in Ireland.

Episode 10

Moment Of Truth

From a prison in Florida where a convicted murderer went from hated to hero, to the site of a Viking massacre in Ireland, Josh explores six awe-inspiring areas.

Episode 11

Slave To Love

From a former spy hub in Spain to a cave in Puerto Rico that might hold the 'Fountain of Youth', Josh explores six areas where people risked everything for love.

Episode 12

Flesh And Blood

Josh explores six locations where the dead are never forgotten. From a Spanish Inquisition stronghold of sadism to a haunted theatre in Memphis, Tennessee.

Episode 13

What Lurks Within

Josh explores a lake in India with connections to alien life to a train station in Spain where a mild-mannered customs clerk took on the Nazis.

Latest Posts