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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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Monday, Dec 4, 2017 - 11:30 PM    "Curious Loire Valley" When and why were so many stunning chateaux built in such a concentrated area in central France? Why is there a river running through Chateau de Chenonceau, and what do the ladies of the castle have to do with it? Why does Chateau de Chambord have 440 rooms, yet no one ever lived there? Why is there a porcupine over the entrance to Chateau d'Amboise?. D
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Monday, Dec 4, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Loire Valley" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 8, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Venice" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Dec 11, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Kotor" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 15, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Oslo" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Dec 18, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Bordeaux" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 22, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Sorrento" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Dec 25, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Stockholm" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 29, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious French Villages" (LEARN/CREATE)
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