Four artistic adventurers learn the art of survival in a gruelling contest to travel from Athens to Edinburgh using only their creative talents. Two cellists, an opera singer and an award-winning portrait painter are dropped in the Greece capital with no money and no credit cards and a deadline make their way across Europe in time for an appearance at the Edinburgh Festival. By painting, performing and by virtue of bare-faced cheek, the four adventurers have just their art and inspiration to survive on, with the winning team being the pair that has made the most money throughout the trip.
Both teams arrive on Italy's Amalfi Coast. After a gruelling 12-hour overland journey, classical cellist Li Lu and soprano Lindsey Crow are in Positano, ready to perform for wealthy Italian holiday makers with deep pockets.
Four artistic adventurers compete in a gruelling contest to travel from Greece to Scotland using only their creative talents. Two cellists, an opera singer and a portrait painter are dropped into Athens with no money and no credit cards and a deadline to make their way across Europe to Edinburgh. By painting and performing, the four have just their art and inspiration to survive on.