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Curious Traveler

Curious Austrian Christmas Markets

Why is a European Christmas Market also called Weihnachtsmarkt or a Christkindlmarkt? And what do these markets have to do with the Holy Roman Empire? Why do you find Christmas Markets mostly in German-speaking countries? What is the curious history of the Advent Wreath, of Silent Night, and a creepy Christmas character named Krampus? And is a Krampus different than a Krapfen?

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25:27
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Curious Quebec City

Why is French the official language? What's curious about Château Frontenac & Basse-Ville?
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25:25
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Curious Williamsburg

What's so curious in Jamestown, Yorktown & Williamsburg? What was colonial life like?
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25:04
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Curious Glasgow

What's curious about Glasgow Cathedral? Who was Saint Mungo? Why is Glasgow so artsy?
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24:41
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Curious London Shops

What's a Royal Warrant? Who designed Princess Diana's gowns? Why is a Bishop stinky?
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25:24
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Curious Guanajuato City

Why is there a stone giant overlooking Guanajuato? What is the Alley of the Kiss?
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25:26
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Curious Edinburgh

What's curious about: Edinburgh Castle? Old Town's underground? Harry Potter connections?
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25:06
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Curious San Miguel de Allende

How did this UNESCO town get named? Why is it so artsy? How did postcards build a church?
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25:26
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Curious Salzburg

What's curious on Getreidegasse? Where was The Sound of Music shot? Where did Mozart live?
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24:59
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Curious Yorkshire

How are these connected: Quakers & chocolate? The Shambles & Harry Potter? Vikings & York?
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25:10
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Curious Vienna

Who were the Habsburgs? Where did Mozart play? Which symbol is on St. Stephen’s Cathedral?
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