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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 18, 2017 - 11:30 PM    "Curious Bordeaux" Who got hitched at Bordeaux Cathedral and why was it such an important moment in history? Did Parisian architecture actually come from Bordeaux? Why is Bordeaux so synonymous with wine? What was the Place de la Bourse hiding? What do all these sculptures mean at Place des Quinconces? Why were two ancient gates spared?. D
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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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Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Paris" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Rome" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Copenhagen" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Vancouver" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Loire Valley" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 - 7:30 AM "Curious Venice" (LEARN/CREATE)
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