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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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Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 - 7:30 AM    "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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Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Kotor" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Oslo" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Bordeaux" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Sorrento" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Stockholm" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious French Villages" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 11:30 PM "Curious Paris" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 11:30 PM "Curious Rome" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 11:30 PM "Curious Rome" (LEARN/CREATE)
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