01/20/2011 06:35 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Ricky Gervais' Friend Karl Pilkington Goes Abroad To The Taj Mahal (VIDEO)

Check out our new favorite thing IN THE WORLD: Ricky Gervais' "An Idiot Abroad," a travel show by the Golden Globes-hosting genius that debuts in the States on Saturday (it was previously on in the U.K.

The whole series is based on the notion that Ricky is sending an idiot (Karl Pilkington) to see the Seven Wonders Of The World.

In this clip, Karl is sent to see the Taj Mahal (which he later calls a "diamond").

If you feel like laughing, WATCH below (and for a full preview of the season check out the second video below).