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Aug 31, 2015, 12:30 ET
New Season of Travel Channel's "Expedition Unknown" w/Josh Gates: Wed, 10/7, 9pm

Explorer Josh Gates Sets Out On All-New Thrilling Adventures Investigating The World's Most Intriguing Legends - The Search For The Real Robin Hood, Blackbeard's Hidden Gold, Genghis Khan's Tomb And More

Travel Channel's witty explorer, Josh Gates, returns for a brand-new season of the hit series "Expedition Unknown" on Wednesday, October 7 at 9:00...

Aug 27, 2015, 12:01 ET
Travel Channel's "Booze Traveler" Jack Maxwell Returns Mon, 9/28 At 10pm ET/PT

Travel Channel's 'Booze Traveler' Serves Up Another Round of Cocktails and Culture, Season Two Premieres Monday, September 28 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT

 Jack is back! Travel Channel's global nomad, Jack Maxwell, is back for another round of searching for the world's most interesting beverages...

Aug 25, 2015, 12:00 ET
Travel Channel's "Bizarre Foods" with Andrew Zimmern Kicks Off 9th Season Mon, 9/28, 9pm ET

Travel Channel's 'Bizarre Foods' With Andrew Zimmern Kicks Off Ninth Season With A Modern Twist On Classic Cultural Dishes

 "Food is good, food with a story is even better and food with a story someone hasn't heard about is best of all," says Andrew...

Apr 14, 2015, 12:00 ET
Travel Channel's 13,000-mile "Big Crazy Family Adventure" Begins Sun, 6/21, 9pm

13,000 Miles ... 96 Days ... 15 Modes Of Transportation ... 12 Time Zones ... 2 Kids ... 1 Family ... And Not A Single Airplane

Trekking through the Himalaya (with a short stop at Mt. Everest's base camp), sailing the Ganges River, crossing the North Pacific Ocean on a...

Dec 22, 2014, 11:15 ET
Travel Channel's BIZARRE FOODS: DELICIOUS DESTINATIONS - Premieres Jan 26 9PM ET (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

Travel Channel's Andrew Zimmern Gives Viewers A Tasty Look At Foods That Define Global Locations On New Series 'Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations'

 Curious culinarian and James Beard Award-winning chef Andrew Zimmern continues his search for the most interesting dishes across the globe in...

Aug 27, 2014, 15:50 ET
Travel Channel's RESORT RESCUE with Shane Green Premieres Tues, Oct 7 at 10p (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

Travel Channel's Two Hotel Experts Check-In On Tuesday, October 7

 Your reservation is confirmed! On Tuesday, October 7, Travel Channel premieres two original series featuring two hotel experts, on one new...

Aug 19, 2014, 17:45 ET
New Season of Travel Channel's GHOST ADVENTURES begins Sat, Oct. 4 at 9pm ET/PT (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

Lockdown Your October!

Get ready to lockdown your October. Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin – the seasoned experts who have become synonymous with paranormal...

May 20, 2014, 10:00 ET
New Travel Channel series "Man Finds Food" with Adam Richman premieres July 2. (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

Travel Channel's Adam Richman Gives An Insider's Peek Into Off-The-Grid Eateries And Off-The-Menu Dishes In Places You Would Never Expect In 'Man Finds Food'

 Shhh…Adam Richman has a secret! In his new original Travel Channel series, "Man Finds Food," the foodie and in-the-know host...

Mar 20, 2014, 12:33 ET
New Season of "Trip Flip" with Bert Kreischer - Wed, April 23 at 9pm ET/PT.  (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

Punch Your Ticket For Adventure In The All-New Season Of Travel Channel's "Trip Flip"

 Professional fun-seeker and travel enthusiast Bert Kreischer will try just about anything – and he's looking for adventuresome travelers...

Dec 10, 2013, 13:18 ET
Dec 03, 2013, 13:53 ET
Don Wildman, Host of Travel Channel's "Mysteries at the Museum".  (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

History Explorer Don Wildman Uncovers Suspenseful Stories Behind The Museum Glass In Season Six Of Travel Channel's "Mysteries At The Museum"

What does a negative strip of black-and-white film, a figure at Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum, and a large missile on the grounds of the San Diego...

Nov 19, 2013, 16:57 ET
Todd Carmichael, Host of Travel Channel's Original Series "Dangerous Grounds"  (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

Coffee Importer Todd Carmichael Ups The Ante And Calculated Risks In Season Two Of Travel Channel's "Dangerous Grounds"

Season two of Travel Channel's "Dangerous Grounds" just got more dangerous.  Coffee importer and adventurer Todd Carmichael's big name...

Sep 23, 2013, 13:20 ET
Cast of Travel Channel's "Baggage Battles".  (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel)

Travel Channel's Original Series "Baggage Battles" Returns For Season Three On Tuesday, October 15 At 9:00 PM ET/PT

Let's get ready to rumble!  Auction specialists Billy "The Dealer" Leroy," Mark "The Hustler" Meyer, and Laurence & Sally Martin –...

Nov 19, 2012, 11:03 ET

Travel Channel To Premiere "World's Best Bartender" Today, November 19

 Travel Channel to premiere "World's Best Bartender" today, Monday, November 19 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT.  Hosted by Travel Channel's Don...

Jun 04, 2012, 08:00 ET

Travel Channel and Gaiam Release The Layover Season 1 on DVD

 Gaiam, Inc., a leading producer of lifestyle media, announced the release of The Layover Season 1 on DVD under its exclusive home video...

May 30, 2011, 09:29 ET
Travel Channel's Sand Masters celebrate Fleet Week in Times Square.  (PRNewsFoto/Travel Channel, Anders Krusberg)

2011 Fleet Week in Times Square With Travel Channel's 'Sand Masters' and a 60-Ton Sand Salute to Our U.S. Military

WHO: Professional sand sculptures Rusty Croft, Kirk Rademaker, Sue McGrew, Andy Gertler, Matt Long, Morgan Rudluff from Travel Channel's new...

Dec 21, 2010, 09:00 ET

Call for Entries: 'Badaling Cup' China Great Wall Photography Competition

"Badaling Cup", the China Great Wall Photography Competition, is being co-hosted by Badaling DC Office, Badaling Tourism Head Office and China...

Sep 01, 2010, 11:40 ET

Gaiam to Release Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations: Collection 5/Part 1 and Ghost Adventures Season 2 on DVD This September

Travel Channel ( is the place for consumers to satisfy their urge to go, see and do. Through the engaging storytelling and...

Feb 03, 2010, 10:45 ET

Samantha Brown Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary on Travel Channel with Four Special Episodes

Travel Channel host Samantha Brown ( will celebrate her 10th Anniversary on the network, and a decade of...

Nov 17, 2008, 13:13 ET

Travel Channel Media Launches FlightDeck(TM) -- An Innovative Content-Sharing And Advertising Network

Travel Channel Media (TCM) today announced the launch of FlightDeck(TM), an innovative content-sharing and advertising network that provides small...