curious traveler
Curious Rome

Sun, Jun 2 1:30 A.M. NH CREATE      

Why is there a giant hole in the top of the Pantheon? And how is it still standing after more than two millennia? Why does Piazza Navona look like a racetrack? And why did it used to be a swimming pool? Where did the bronze for St. Peter's Basilica come from, and why are those windows in the dome so heavenly?

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 202

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Sun, Jun 2 1:30 A.M. curious rome     NH CREATE
Wed, Jun 5 1:30 A.M. curious rome     NH CREATE

About 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? Why are there acorns all through Grand Central Terminal? Christine's previous television credits include: Let's Go!, Georgia Traveler, Let's Go! Georgiaand Better Destinations.


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Future Broadcast times for "Curious Traveler": (show all)

Fri, May 31 1:30 A.M. Curious Paris     NH CREATE
Sun, Jun 2 1:30 A.M. Curious Rome     NH CREATE
Wed, Jun 5 1:30 A.M. Curious Rome     NH CREATE
Fri, Jun 7 1:30 A.M. Curious Copenhagen     NH CREATE
Sun, Jun 9 1:30 A.M. Curious Vancouver     NH CREATE
Wed, Jun 12 1:30 A.M. Curious Vancouver     NH CREATE
Fri, Jun 14 1:30 A.M. Curious Loire Valley     NH CREATE
Sun, Jun 16 1:30 A.M. Curious Venice     NH CREATE
Wed, Jun 19 1:30 A.M. Curious Venice     NH CREATE
Fri, Jun 21 1:30 A.M. Curious Kotor     NH CREATE
Sun, Jun 23 1:30 A.M. Curious Oslo     NH CREATE
Wed, Jun 26 1:30 A.M. Curious Oslo     NH CREATE
Fri, Jun 28 1:30 A.M. Curious Bordeaux     NH CREATE
Sun, Jun 30 1:30 A.M. Curious Sorrento     NH CREATE


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