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Curious Traveler

CURIOUS TRAVELER takes viewers on an enriching and entertaining "field trip for grown-ups" to some of the most intriguing European and North American cities in the world. Daytime Emmy- and Telly-winning travel, arts and entertainment journalist Christine Van Blokland brings her passion and genuine curiosity for the arts, quirky characters, storytelling, and lifelong learning to this new series. In each location, Christine explores the hidden histories in their art, architecture, museums, monuments, houses of worship and city parks. Each episode begins with Christine's list of "Curious Questions": Is the Mona Lisa really a prostitute? Is the Eiffel Tower really Egyptian? . . .

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Friday, Oct 13, 2017 - 11:30 PM    "Curious Rome" Why is there a giant hole in the top of the Pantheon? And how is it still standing after more than two millennia? Why does Piazza Navona look like a racetrack? And why did it used to be a swimming pool? Where did the bronze for St. Peter's Basilica come from, and why are those windows in the dome so heavenly?. D
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Friday, Oct 13, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Rome" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Oct 16, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Copenhagen" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Oct 20, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Vancouver" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 - 11:30 AM "Curious Sorrento" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Oct 23, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Loire Valley" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Oct 27, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Venice" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Oct 30, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Kotor" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Nov 3, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Oslo" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Nov 6, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Bordeaux" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Nov 10, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Sorrento" (LEARN/CREATE)
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