The show’s description is really something: ‘After a spectacular and rather awkward start, the couple explores the island to find their shelter and food supply, where they will spend the night together in a breathtaking paradise: it is their true Garden of Eden.’ Having proved a hit in its native Holland, there are now said to be plans to bring the series to the UK.
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