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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, Dec 8, 2017 - 11:30 PM    "Curious Venice" Where is the hidden symbol of Venice on the iconic gondola? Why are there two different saints on the gateway columns? Why is the solar system off on Torre dell'Orologio? Why does Saint Mark's Basilica look like Hagia Sophia? Why does the Doge's Palace have a Stairway of Giants, and what do those symbols mean?. D
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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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