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Waterfront Cities of the World
Season 2: Ep: 1 "Singapore"
Discover the beauty and complexity of waterfront cities around the world. Host Heidi Hollinger, a world-renowned photographer, captures the essence of these vibrant cities, looking beyond the picture-postcard scenery to find out what makes them unique. Among the ports of call this season is Vancouver, with a focus on the city's natural beauty, multicultural identity and - no surprise to those who live here - the housing crunch.
Episodes
Ep 1
Singapore
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 2
Venice
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 3
Panama City
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 4
Boston
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Ep 5
Tokyo
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 6
Copenhagen
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 7
Valletta
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 8
Valencia
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 9
Saint Petersburg
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 10
Istanbul
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 11
Salvador de Bahia
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 12
Hong Kong
Unlimited Viewing
Ep 13
Vancouver
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Singapore
Host Heidi Hollinger explores Singapore through its evolution and population: the Portuguese, the Chinese, the Indians and the Malaysians.
Venice
Discover the Venice that exists only after 5pm, when tourists return to their ships and it returns to the silence and comfort of a city without cars.
Panama City
Heidi visits Panama City, a city in the midst of redefining and rebuilding itself.
Boston
Heidi visits Boston, a city of many origins and often referred to as the "Athens of America".
Tokyo
Heidi explores what makes Tokyo the busiest and most expensive city in the world.
Copenhagen
Heidi discovers the Danish capital, where everything works extremely well.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sat Nov 25, 11:00pm
Sun Nov 26, 2:00am
Valletta
Heidi explores the city's unique architecture and looks into the Valletta of tomorrow.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sat Dec 2, 11:00pm
Sun Dec 3, 2:00am
Valencia
Heidi visits the land of oranges, where neighbourhoods transcend time and medieval fortifications meet futuristic architecture.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sat Dec 9, 11:00pm
Sun Dec 10, 2:00am
Saint Petersburg
Saint Petersburg is the precious link between a large inaccessible country and the rest of the world.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sat Dec 16, 11:00pm
Sun Dec 17, 2:00am
Istanbul
Heidi visits Istanbul, one of the most dynamic cities in the world, growing at full speed and becoming denser by the minute.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sat Dec 23, 11:00pm
Sun Dec 24, 2:00am
Salvador de Bahia
Heidi explores the third-largest city in Brazil, described by its inhabitants as the city of happiness.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sat Dec 30, 11:00pm
Sun Dec 31, 2:00am
Hong Kong
With around 8,000 skyscrapers, Hong Kong is the most vertical city in the world. Heidi explores the city, which is in the process of significant transitions.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sat Jan 6, 11:00pm
Sun Jan 7, 2:00am
Vancouver
Heidi explores the essence of Vancouver, discovering its spirit and soul.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sat Jan 13, 11:00pm
Sun Jan 14, 2:00am
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