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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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Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 - 11:30 AM    "Curious Sorrento" Why did the ancient Roman rich and famous choose to vacation here? Who opened the gate for the bad guys in the 1500s? What does the town clock tower symbolize? What's the history of majolica tile art? Why are Sorrento lemons and limoncello so famous?. D
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Friday, Oct 27, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Venice" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Oct 30, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Kotor" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Nov 3, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Oslo" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Nov 6, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Bordeaux" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Nov 10, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Sorrento" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Nov 13, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Stockholm" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Nov 17, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious French Villages" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Nov 20, 2017 - 11:30 PM "Curious Paris" (LEARN/CREATE)
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