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Upcoming Broadcasts:

The Truth about Frequent-Flier Programs & Hidden Gems of Malinalco, Mexico (#101) Duration: 26:48 STEREO TVG

The truth about frequent-flier programs; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Malinalco, Mexico; Abu Dhabi's gold culture.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 15, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

How Safe is Your Cruise? & Hidden Gems of Australia (#102) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Cruise ship safety; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Australia; correspondent Alyssa Caverley takes a "One-Tank Trip" from Manhattan to New York's Hudson Valley.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 22, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

Uncovering Phony Hotel Reviews & Hidden Gems of Valle de Bravo, Mexico (#103) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Correspondent Tracy Gallagher exposes photo manipulation techniques used in hotel marketing; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Valle de Bravo, Mexico; Peter's carry-on bag essentials.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 29, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

Child Safety On Planes & Hidden Gems of Panama (#104) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Why child safety seats should be required on airplanes; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Panama; correspondent Tracy Gallagher shows some tricks for childproofing a hotel room.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 4, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

How Safe Is Your Hotel? & Hidden Gems of Costa Rica (#106) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Terror attacks and their effects on hotel security; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Costa Rica; correspondent Alyssa Chevrolet reports on an opportunity where volunteer vacationers help to protect endangered snakes.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 18, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 19, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me

The Truth about Travel Insurance & Hidden Gems of Bermuda (#107) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Which types of travel insurance are worth having; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Bermuda; correspondent Alyssa Caverley takes a "One-Tank Trip" to California's wine country in Santa Barbara.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 25, 2015 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 26, 2015 -- 5:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQED DT9s OTA: very brief outages Thurs 6/11/15

      (DT9.1, 9.2 and 9.3) There will be 3 very brief outages (apx. 10 seconds each) of KQED’s Over The Air (OTA) DT9 signal Thurs 6/15, between 10am and 3pm. This is to accommodate preventative maintenance and inspections at Sutro Tower. Most TVs will recover easily each time the signal is restored, but a few viewers […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too