* Genius or mental case? Prepare to be amazed Esquire * The funniest man on the planet Spectator * Not many idiots could make something this funny Guardian * It's Pilkington's Neil Armstrong-size leaps of lateral thinking and incredulous Manc momotone that provide the uncontrollable laughs. Time Out * Is the man an idiot or an ironist? You decide. Mail on Sunday * The book is a rich, fact-filled and hilarious travelogue recorded in Pilkington's unusual observational style. Living North * Enjoy rib-tickling scribblings, previously unseen photos and hilarious extracts. Shortlist * Move over, Michael Palin. Empire
Presenting the Travel Diaries of Karl Pilkington: Adventurer. Philosopher. Knob head. Karl Pilkington isn’t keen on travelling. Given the choice, he’ll go on holiday to Devon or Wales or, at a push, eat English food on a package holiday in Majorca. Which isn’t exactly Michael Palin, is it? So what happened when he was convinced by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant to go on an epic adventure to see the Seven Wonders of the World? Travel broadens the mind, right? You’d think so...