SILVER SPRING, Md., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning September 6, 2004,
the Travel Channel is giving Monday nights a makeover! Each Monday, from 8-11
PM (ET/PT), viewers will have the chance to join the Travel Channel for an
evening of luxurious living and great weekend getaways.
Kicking off the night at 8 PM (ET/PT), three imaginative travel planners
present customized vacation packages to deserving friends, couples and
families in the series premiere of VACATION CHALLENGE. The competition heats
up as each planner, under a specific budget, tries to sway the lucky
vacationers to choose his or her precisely planned weekend package.
Later, at 8:30 PM (ET/PT), in VACATION HOME SEARCH, potential buyers begin
the exhilarating, challenging and often times, agonizing quest of finding
their own piece of heaven away from home. With the help of a real estate
agent, these eager families and couples strive to get the most bang for their
buck in their destination of choice and make their vacation pipedreams a
Then, at 9 PM (ET/PT), from a dwelling that was once a Boeing 727 to an
elegant home carved out of a two-story tree stump, viewers will witness
creative living taken to new heights in back-to-back, half-hour episodes of
AMAZING VACATION HOMES. Owners lead camera crews in and out of unbelievable
getaways, ridiculous and sublime, for an up close and personal tour of the
incredible places they call paradise.
Finally, it's on to bigger things, during the new DREAMING BIG hour at
10 PM (ET/PT), where upgrades abound in everything from pools and private
islands to truck stops and McDonald's restaurants. Viewers get a taste for
the high life as cameras capture all things new and improved, be it super
yacht, millionaire trailer park or hotel bathroom.
The new FANTASY LIVING MONDAY line-up premieres Monday, September 6, 2004
from 8-11 PM (ET/PT).
Travel Channel is the only television network devoted exclusively to
travel entertainment. Capturing the fascination, freedom and fun of travel,
Travel Channel delivers insightful stories from the world's most popular
destinations and inspiring diversions. It is available in more than 75
million homes and is a service of Discovery Networks, U.S., a unit of
Discovery Communications, Inc. Visit Travel Channel on the Web at
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