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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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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 - 7:00 AM    "Curious Vancouver" Who was Gassy Jack and why was he so gassy? Why was Capilano Suspension Bridge built and what do all those totem poles mean? What's so important about the Hotel Vancouver, and what does it have to do with the train station, the Queen of England, and Harry Potter? Who was Yip Sang, and why did he have his own Boy Scout Troop?. D
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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious Vancouver" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Aug 27, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious Loire Valley" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious Venice" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious Kotor" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious Oslo" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious Bordeaux" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious Sorrento" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious Stockholm" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Curious French Villages" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Oct 9, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Paris" (LEARN/CREATE)
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