Long Way Up

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Friends bond, recharge electric Harleys in slow travel show.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 1 review

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Completing the Trilogy

Long Way Up reunites Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman as they travel from the tip of South America up to Los Angeles on prototype electric motorcycles. It’s a slowly paced series across 11 episodes. Well shot, beautiful landscapes and if you liked the previous series, Long Way Round and Long Way Down, you’ll find plenty to enjoy here. There is some swearing, yes there’s some consumerism (Rivian and Harley Davidson are letting their prototypes be used.) there’s mild peril in places, Later episodes in Mexico have some discussion of drug related violence. On the plus side, environmental concerns feature, UNICEF projects are visited as McGregor is a supporter. The need to protect culture is shown throughout. They’re friendly, and respectful to everyone they meet and work with.

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