Forget the archival footage of famous battles and paintings of historical queens and kings--these documentaries explore history through a fresh lens including swear words, how the states got their shapes, toys, and food.
Let’s be honest, the best part of going on holiday is the food. So why not join these lucky individuals whose job is to go on holiday and eat. If you want to start seriously salivating we’d suggest Rick Stein’s India.
These documentaries explore the history of food and cooking in a positive light--if you're more interested in hard-hitting documentaries about "Big Food" try the "Critical Big Food Documentaries" list.