“A history of Vasconia” third season, Wednesdays at 10:30 pm on ETB2

It is a visual journey of investigation and discovery, which travels and recreates different settings and protagonists of great events of the past, from prehistory to the 20th century.

The series provides a critical and updated view of the history of the Basque people in the light of the most recent scientific research, openly and cordially addressing the debate on some of the most widespread clichés and common places, demystifying legends and clarifying many dark passages of our past.

In this new season we will sail with Juan Sebastian de Elcano around the world, and with the slave traders between Africa and the Caribbean; We will discover the origin of our most deeply rooted beliefs, from Christianity to the myth of the matriarchy; We will live exciting adventures accompanying smugglers and highwaymen gangs along secret paths and we will follow the Basque soldiers to the trenches of World War I; and to complete the interior journey to the heart of our culture we will attend the birth of the Basque Fueros, and we will enjoy savoring the true history of food and drink in Euskal Herria.