On the island of Aeolus,the wind king gives Odysseus bags of wind to blow him home. But his greedy crewmates open the wrong bag and blow them in the wrong direction
Giant cannibals throw boulders at Odysseus' ship. Then CIrce the witch temporarily turns his men into pigs, and they cant travel again for a year. Circe lets them go after making Odysseus promise to visit the land of the dead.
Odysseus travels to the land of the dead to meet with, the dead Prophet, Tireseas. He tells Odysseus to stay away from Helios' cattle and gives him info about his future.
Odysseus encounters sirens and survives by strapping himself to a mast. He also survives Scylla and Charybdys.