The Wood Brothers are:
Sam, an archaeologist
Ben, a software developer
Danny, a journalist
We attempt to use an original, informative and engaging format for our television documentaries.
Wood Brothers are united by a common love of travelling, ancient history and not taking our careers too seriously. Our enthusiasm for ancient history was born when our parents took us on holidays as children and showed us the wonders of ancient Italy and Greece. If we could evoke in others just a portion of that mystery, wonder and pleasure - feelings we still experience today when we stumble across a good ruin – we would achieve our aim.
Recently Sam suggested we pedal in the footsteps of Hannibal Barca in his war against ancient Rome. The idea: to tell the story of that epic journey from Spain to Italy, over the Alps with elephants, whilst travelling it ourselves. Wood Brothers: On Hannibal’s Trail, was born...