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Journey to Giglio, an investigative piece on the infamous Costa Concordia tragedy, premieres TONIGHT at 21:00 CET on Nautical Channel!

Join Andi van Zyl on the Italian island of Giglio for an exclusive exposé on the shipwreck that shocked the world.  Andi leaves no rock unturned as she digs into what happened the night of the accident and uncovers the disaster’s impact on the local residents and economy.

Highlights include exploration of the island and disaster site, and an interview with the man at the helm of the salvage operation, Nick Sloane.  Andi sits down with the fellow South African to discuss the delicate process of freeing the wrecked cruise-liner from the reef without spoiling the pristine waters of Giglio Island.


Andi van Zyl graduated from Cape Town University and began her career in television in Kenya, where she started producing and presenting travel documentaries.  She is a fearless entertainer and ventures to places few have the courage to discover.  Andi currently serves as a presenter and producer on numerous travel and lifestyle shows on Nautical Channel and has become a familiar face to the channel's global audience.