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Travel Channel (Firm)

Works: 488 works in 631 publications in 1 language and 20,190 library holdings
Genres: Travelogues (Television programs)  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Television programs  Educational films  Educational television programs  Television series  Nonfiction films  Anecdotes 
Classifications: DC29.3, 910.4
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Most widely held works by Travel Channel (Firm)
1,000 places to see before you die( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey to the world's most unforgettable places in this dazzling series based on the bestselling book. As you venture through the vast beauty and diverse cultures of well-known tourist locales and destinations more off the beaten path, you will be forever transformed! Newlyweds Albin and Melanie Ulle soak up all the world has to offer on a dream honeymoon, experiencing everything from Brazil's pulsating nightlife to Australia's colorful Great Barrier Reef to the sensual feast that is Italy and much, much more. Includes: Alaska, Brazil, France, Italy, Australia, Hawaii
Ganges( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ganges runs through the heart of India. For millions of Hindus it is India's sacred river, but they share its banks and waters with a rich variety of wildlife. In a kaleidoscope of colour and energy, this amazing series reveals how the Ganges has shaped the wildlife, culture and beliefs of India
Anthony Bourdain : no reservations by Anthony Bourdain( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling author, culinary adventurer and self-proclaimed hedonist, Anthony Bourdain has carved out a distinct place as a gastronomic Indiana Jones. In this series, his journey introduces viewers to people and places far beyond the realm of food as he travels the world sampling local foods and culture. Paris: Take an unusual tour of the city of light and love as Tony ventures from a hardcore goth club to a chilling discovery at the famed Chez Denise bistro. New Jersey: Tony, a New Jersey-raised boy himself, tries to define the state's true identity as he explores why it is presumed to be a "culinary and cultural wasteland". Sicily: Tony explores this gorgeous country of beauty, history and passion through a one-of-a-kind dining tour unlike any you've seen before. Las Vegas: Anthony covers the "very best" of the new chef-centric Las Vegas, ranging from the local joint the Double Down to the Venetian Hotel's renowned French brassiere, Bouchon. New Zealand: Tony realizes he needs to learn more about the Kiwi culture and heads into the lush countryside to get a real taste of New Zealand life. Malaysia: Anthony investigates "natural fusion", a culinary tradition in Malaysia, where Chinese influence has mixed with Malay, Indian, Nyonya and indigenous Borneo culture. Iceland: Tony meets with modern-day Vikings, sets out on a glacial picnic and gets acquainted with Thorrablót, a midwinter feast where revelers partake of indigenous delicacies. Vietnam: Tony describes Vietnam as love at first sight. This episode features strong elements of mystery, suspense, physical peril and, of course, unbelievably lush scenery
The incredible human journey by Alice M Roberts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How did we get here? ... Using the evidence from genetics, fossils, archaeology and climatology, Dr. Alice Roberts uncovers five epic routes our ancestors took across the globe and the obstacles and brutal challenges they encountered along the way. It reveals how our family tree grew and spread out across the world, producing all the variety we see in the human species today -- but despite all that diversity, Dr. Roberts reveals how astonishingly closely related we all are."--Container
Germany by Hammond Incorporated( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traveler Justine Shapiro's journey starts in Berlin where she learns about Germany's experience during World War II. From there she hitches a ride to Niebull before continuing onto the incredible beaches of Sylt. After a stop in Hamburg, she moves to the grand city of Nuremberg before completing her trip climbing Mount Yenna"--Container
Passport to Europe with Samantha Brown( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join tour guide Samantha Brown as she shows some of the exciting places, popular area landmarks, and exotic locales most tourists never see
Paris city guide by Justine Shapiro( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tour France's romantic capital with destinations including: Arc de Triomphe, Cordon Bleu, Place de la Bastille, The Lido, The Marais, The Louve, The Eiffel Tower, and Grand Arc
1,000 places to see before you die( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join recently married couple Albin and Melanie Ulle as they explore the Himalayas, Paris, Peru, and much more
Passport to Europe with Samantha Brown( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores exotic locales up close and personal as Samantha Brown interacts with the locals and discovers poplar area landmarks many tourists miss
Passport to Europe with Samantha Brown( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join tour guide Samantha Brown as she shows some of the exciting places, popular area landmarks, and exotic locales most tourists never see. Includes Bavaria, Germany, Vienna, Austria, St. Moritz, Switzerland, and more
On the road with Charles Kuralt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Kuralt found everyone interesting. Beginning in 1967, he and his small CBS television crew crisscrossed the nation in a motor home, avoiding the interstates to meet the ordinary people on America's back roads. First aired on The CBS Evening News With Walter Cronkite, the resulting vignettes became a beloved touchstone of American culture for more than 20 years
Passport to Europe with Samantha Brown( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join tour guide Samantha Brown as she visits the royal chocolate supplier in Belgium; visit the breathtaking architecture, art, music and unique style of Prague; explore the tree-lined canals of Amsterdam; stroll the picturesque medieval lanes, and explore the sidewalk markets and festive street celebrations of Barcelona; visit the Prado Museum, stay in a hotel with a flair for the dramatic and a meal of unexpected local favorites in Madrid; visit Moorish castles, Gothic cathedrals, Spanish wines and tapas await the traveler in Seville; and visit a coffeehouse to experience "fado," a music inspired by such emotion that no other nation has duplicated it and stay in hotel that was once a former royal palace in Lisbon
America's great road trips and scenic drives( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: America's scenic drives: From Maine to Key West - Cruise down the most scenic routes of the Eastern Seaboard, driving along Maine's rocky coast, stopping at mighty Niagara Falls, taking the back roads through Vermont, following the misty Blue Ridge Parkway into Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and bridging the blue-green waters around the Florida Keys. Disc 2: America's scenic drives: From Texas to Yellowstone - See the beautiful, ever-changing American Heartland, crossing the romantic Bridges of Madison County in Iowa. Marvel at the landscapes on Colorado's San Juan Skyway, glide through Montana's Big Sky Country, past the Rio Grande, all the way to Castle Geyser in Wyoming's Yellowstone National Park
Scotland by International Video Network( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scotland, the most northern section of the United Kingdom, is famous for its castle ruins, fortified cliffs, and the mysterious Loch Ness. Edinburgh, Scotland's capital city, remains laden with history and is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe
New Orleans by Robert Frank( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follow traveler Justine Shapiro through the French Quarter, Warehouse District and Garden District to discover the history, drama and legend that is "The Big Easy""--Container
Amsterdam city guide( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Globe Trekker traveler Jonathan Atherton takes to the streets and canals to uncover both sides of this cosmopolitan city"--Container
New Zealand by Margaret Johnson( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A land of lush green pastures, active volcanoes, geysers, the world's largest kiwi plantation, and twenty breeds of sheep. Auckland is the largest city on North Island. In the Bay of Plenty on White Island, we see New Zealand's largest active volcano. Finally, we visit the Coromandel Peninsula
Anthony Bourdain, no reservations by Anthony Bourdain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Bourdain, the intrepid TV host, culinary adventurer and self-proclaimed hedonist, uncovers a fascinating side of countries that many tourists never see. By sharing meals with local families, participating in their celebrations and indulging in their sometimes unusual pastimes, Tony experiences different lifestyles and locales at their most vibrantly authentic. If you want to get a taste of the beauty, magic and quirky delights found off the overly traveled tourist path, take a trip with Anthony Bourdain! Episodes include: Vancouver: Anthony is in Vancouver, British Columbia -- home to a thriving film industry, gorgeous scenery and an evolving food scene. For a change of pace, Tony tries ziplining, and he lands a small film role. New Orleans: After the impact of Hurricane Katrina, Tony sets out to prove that New Orleans is still a vibrant and spectacular town. He visits some of the first restaurants to open after the hurricane, meets up with restaurateur Emeril Lagasse and takes in a down-home New Orleans cookout. London/Edinburgh: Tony goes on a renegade deer hunting trip with famed chef Marco Pierre White and then heads to St. John, considered one of the best restaurants in the world, where Tony goes hog-wild. In Scotland, Tony meets up with one of his literary heroes, best-selling crime author Ian Rankin. Greek Islands: Setting off on a culinary odyssey, Tony experiences an "ofto", a huge festive picnic during which men slaughter a lamb and roast its meat over an open flame. Then he arrives at Shipwreck Beach to join a local family in their festivities, which include lots of drinking, eating and dancing! Jamaica: Tony explores areas of Jamaica not so well-known to tourists -- the bustling marketplace called Coronation Market and the caves so plentiful on the island. He also gets a lesson in coffee growing and shares a traditional Jamaican Sunday dinner. Hawaii: Tony gets a taste of paradise, sampling such local favorites as Puka Dog and a variety of SPAM® dishes, ranging from sushi to chili. He also takes off on a jet ski and pays a visit to Kilauea, the world's most active volcano, before participating in a fun-filled luau. Into the Fire: After so many years away from the kitchen the big question is...can Anthony Bourdain still cook? He tests that theory himself when he sets out to work a double shift on "the line" at his old haunt, Restaurant Les Halles. Laos: Tony finds himself in Laos, a land with picturesque landscapes and mountains, exotic cuisines and a mysterious history. Seeing that Laos is one of the less popular Asian countries among tourists, Tony is ready to discover what makes this area so unique. Tokyo: The quest for perfection is all in the details when Tony returns to Japan. Famed Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto joins Tony in an examination of Japanese food, ranging from the simplest of soba noodles to the sophistication of the traditional Kaiseki meal. Uruguay: Tony and his brother, Chris, are on a mission to connect with their family in Uruguay after leaning of Bourdain roots in this tiny South American country. Theirs are two of many smiling faces as they enjoy the fine foods, sandy beaches and fresh air of this wonderful country. Colombia: Colombia is a bright and beautiful land with an unfortunate past, and Tony witnesses the amazing changes that have transformed this country. He pays a visit to the city of Medellin, once plagued with drugs and murder, but now home to families, laughter and great food. Spain: Outside of Asia, Spain is the single greatest location for culinary achievement in the world, according to Anthony Bourdain. And Tony is out to discover and explore the culinary gems that make Spain great. Egypt: Tony visits with locals to get a taste of what it means to be Egyptian. He spends an evening smoking shisha at a men's café, takes a boat ride down the Nile to spend the day with a local family and sleeps under the desert stars with a group of Bedouin men. Saudi Arabia: After a nationwide casting call, No Reservations FAN-atic Danya Alhamrani was chosen to show off her hometown of Jeddah, Saudia Arabia. With Danya by his side, Tony explores the Saudi Arabia that most Westerners have never seen. Washington D.C.: Washington, D.C., is rich in ethnic gastronomic diversity. Tony samples fare from the popular Ben's Chili Bowl, hits up Peruvian chicken joint El Pollo Rico, explores the unique Minibar restaurant and visits the D.C. Central Kitchen, where food is recycled to feed the poor. U.S. Southwest: Anthony Bourdain is off on a great American road trip, exploring the quirky, classic Americana that is the country's Southwest. Tony meets with rocker Alice Cooper at a Phoenix hot dog stand that bears his name and tries out Texas-style fun with rock legend Ted Nugent
Globe trekker by Bartholomew (Firm)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See the beautiful castles that are found in the gentle Loire Valley between Orleans and Tours. During the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, the French court built their sumptuous castles in the regions of Chambord, Blois, Chenononceaux, Amboise, Tours, and Azay-Le-Rideau
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The incredible human journey
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Discovery Communications, Inc. Travel Channel

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America's great road trips and scenic drives