Curious Traveler Previous Broadcasts

Curious Bordeaux (Episode #209H)

KQED Life: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

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?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Curious Oslo (Episode #208H)

KQED Life: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Why are you encouraged to walk on the rooftop of the Oslo Opera House? Why did Vikings live here, and why are their ships shaped like that? Why was the Oslo National Theatre built, and what's that secret staircase? What is the troll legend, and why did it happen here?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
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