The Getaway

The BEST episodes of The Getaway

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Anyone can be a tourist, but experiencing a city like a local takes a great guide. From executive producers Anthony Bourdain and Zero Point Zero Production comes THE GETAWAY, a new original series that explores the world's greatest cities through the eyes of a revolving cast of travel-loving celebrities who know them inside and out. Each hour-long episode of the 10-part series THE GETAWAY follows a celeb to their favorite place on earth, where they provide the inside track on the best things to do, food to eat, and places to hang out. They'll hit the streets and enjoy the life of a local, doing what they do, eating what they eat, and going where they go.

Last Updated: 5/2/2022Network: Esquire Network
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Aziz Ansari in Hong Kong
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8.60
20 votes

#1 - Aziz Ansari in Hong Kong

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/2/2013

Aziz Ansari touches down in Hong Kong for full days of eating, drinking and gambling with an array of colorful local personalities.

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Nat Faxon & Jim Rash in Tokyo
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8.50
8 votes

#2 - Nat Faxon & Jim Rash in Tokyo

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 12/10/2014

Actor/writers Nat Faxon and Jim Rash cross Tokyo, Japan off their travel bucket list for The Getaway, where they visit an underground ping pong bar, learn karate and visit the hot springs.

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Adam Pally in Vegas
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8.43
7 votes

#3 - Adam Pally in Vegas

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/22/2014

Adam Pally and his comedian friends, John Gemberling, Jon Grabus, Doug Mand and Ben Stricof, spend the weekend gambling, eating, partying and indoor skydiving in Las Vegas.

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Jack McBrayer In Hawaii
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8.43
7 votes

#4 - Jack McBrayer In Hawaii

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/5/2014

Jack McBrayer heads to Oahu to reconnect with old friends, learn the ukulele, and test his hips with some impromptu hula lessons.

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Kyle MacLachlan in Napa Valley
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8.40
5 votes

#5 - Kyle MacLachlan in Napa Valley

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/12/2014

Actor Kyle Maclachlan wines and dines his way through Napa Valley, stopping for oysters, steak, charcuterie, and plenty of wine. After that, he tries a couple less-common Napa activities: racecar driving and zip lining.

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Josh Gad in New York City
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8.25
8 votes

#6 - Josh Gad in New York City

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/16/2013

The Book of Mormon's Josh Gad returns to the place where it all began, New York City, taking you on an insider tour of old haunts with a cast of local friends.

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Paul Feig in Boston
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8.25
8 votes

#7 - Paul Feig in Boston

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/13/2013

After using Boston as the backdrop for his latest hit film, “The Heat,” Director Paul Feig feels compelled to return to the city for a three-day getaway filled with delicious food, quirky adventures, high-end shopping and a tremendous amount of Boston pride.

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Seth & Josh Meyers in Amsterdam
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8.22
18 votes

#8 - Seth & Josh Meyers in Amsterdam

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/27/2013

Brothers Seth and Josh Meyers take a grand tour of their former haunt, Amsterdam, indulging in Dutch gastro traditions from rich pancakes to fine meats and fried food from a vending machine.

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Eve in Kingston
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8.20
5 votes

#9 - Eve in Kingston

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/20/2013

Grammy Award-winning artist Eve soaks up inspiration in one of her favorite places on earth, Jamaica, eating and drinking at her favorite spots and even recording a reggae record along the way.

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Rashida Jones in London
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8.12
17 votes

#10 - Rashida Jones in London

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/6/2013

Actress Rashida Jones revisits one of her favorite places in the world, London, eating and drinking her way through the city with old friends like Chris O'Dowd and Will McCormack.

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José Andrés in San Juan
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8.00
4 votes

#11 - José Andrés in San Juan

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/23/2013

Acclaimed chef José Andrés escapes to Puerto Rico to eat, drink and dance his way through San Juan.

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Chrissy Teigen in Bangkok
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8.00
7 votes

#12 - Chrissy Teigen in Bangkok

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/29/2014

Supermodel Chrissy Teigen gets in the ring for a few rounds of Muay Thai, eats at the number-one restaurant in Asia, and risks her life on a Tuk Tuk on her Getaway to Bangkok.

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Yasiin Bey in Morocco
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8.00
7 votes

#13 - Yasiin Bey in Morocco

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/26/2014

Yasiin Bey, best known as hip-hop artist Mos Def, finds inspiration in Marrakesh, Morocco, from the Jemaa el Fna night market to the traditional music and food of the ancient city.

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Jenny Slate in Barcelona
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7.90
10 votes

#14 - Jenny Slate in Barcelona

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/3/2014

Jenny Slate fulfills a lifelong dream with a trip to Barcelona, where she falls in love with anchovies, Spanish wine, encounters the darker side of the city's history and faces her fear in a cable car.

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Aisha Tyler in Paris
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7.77
13 votes

#15 - Aisha Tyler in Paris

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/9/2013

Aisha Tyler indulges in one of her favorite cities in the world, Paris, revisiting its classic offerings and exploring what's new in the old City of Light.

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Ryan Kwanten in Los Angeles
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7.75
8 votes

#16 - Ryan Kwanten in Los Angeles

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/30/2013

When True Blood's Ryan Kwanten isn't on set, he makes Los Angeles his playground. Get an insider tour of the active days and decadent nights that make the City of Angels one of his favorite places on earth.

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Zachary Levi in New Orleans
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7.70
10 votes

#17 - Zachary Levi in New Orleans

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/19/2014

Zachary Levi visits his favorite city, New Orleans, to enjoy the music with the world famous Preservation hall Jazz Band, the city’s growing foodie scene, a canoe trip through the swamps and, of course, the beignets at Café du Monde.

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David Koechner in Dublin
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7.30
10 votes

#18 - David Koechner in Dublin

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/15/2014

Dave Koechner visits Dublin to celebrate Irish classics like tweed, whiskey, dancing and an old sport called Hurling.

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Joel McHale in Belfast
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6.94
17 votes

#19 - Joel McHale in Belfast

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/25/2013

Joel McHale acts like a local in Belfast, Ireland, where he samples a variety of local whiskeys, tries on a tweed wardrobe, takes on a game of golf at one of the greenest golf courses in the world and takes a drive in an Irish export, the DeLorean.

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