The Life Swap Adventure: Series 1
British people who feel that they are stuck in a rut trade places with people from other countries in a bid to gain a new outlook on life. Will walking in each other’s shoes help either party?
Part 1: Malawi / Essex
A struggling farmer from Malawi is dropped into the life of an overworked fire officer from Essex. While each confronts the choices they must make to secure their families’ future, can they survive in a world so different from their own?
Part 2: Taipei / Lancashire
A Taiwanese businesswoman from one of the world’s busiest cities swaps lives with a British fisherwoman from a rural costal community in Lancashire.
Part 3: Guyana / London
A hunter from the Amazon rainforest swaps lives with a civil servant from London. The hunter is worried about the way the modern world is encroaching on his family and village’s life, while the civil servant is concerned about the impact of city life on his own and his family and dreams of escaping the relentless rat race.
Part 4: Alaska / Nottingham
A lovable, gun-toting B&B owner from Alaska dreaming of escaping small town life swaps lives with a military wife and nurse from Nottingham seeking just that. Both are at a crossroads two women in their fifties who are approaching retirement.
Part 5: Nashville / Wales
A country gent from Anglesey and a cowboy from Tennessee face the same dilemma, whether to follow their dream or settle down and run the family business.
Part 6: Norway / Devon
A novice Norwegian farmer swaps lives with an overworked Devon taxi driver, while they both struggle to decide where they see their futures heading.