Planet Home: Season 2
An Extraordinary Family Home - Romania
Season 1, Episode 4 • Documentary, 15-Nov-2021
Welcome to Buzau, Romania. In this small village lost between forests and volcanoes, we set out to discover one of the only sustainable houses in the area.
Hélène, her husband and their three children are French but have been living in Romania for 10 years. The desire to leave Bucharest's madness and pollution as often as possible motivated them to build a second home, far from everything, two hours' drive away from the capital.
Up Next in Season 2
Chole Mjini Lodge - Tanzania
Chole island is about 25 km away from the city of Dar es Salaam and is only accessible by boat; the island has no roads, no cars, no drinking water and no electricity. Anne and Jean de Villiers moved to the island over 20 years ago with the idea of building an unconventional hotel.
The Yurt House - Corrèze
We went to Corrèze, just outside Tulle, to discover Christiane and Jean-François' yurt-house.
A bioclimatic house with an energy-plus label, it has perfectly adapted to its surroundings. The couple and their discuss architect their circular Yurt project.
Eco Friendly House - Tijuana
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