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Around the World in 80 Treasures
Combining history and travel, this series gives viewers a tour of the world's most breathtaking man-made treasures. Discover awe-inspiring temples, towers, castles, ruins,...
Canada Over the Edge
Seen from above, an iceberg takes on a vastly different appearance. So does the rest of the country in Canada Over the Edge, with its bird's-eye view of stunning landscapes and endless horizons....
Coast is back! Neil Oliver and a team of local experts will travel to eight regions of Australia to discover Australia’s spectacular coastline. In the...
Grand Tours of Scotland
Follow in the footsteps of the first tourists to Scotland! From the grandeur of the Highlands to the romantic allure of the Hebrides, host Paul Murton takes us on a series of scenic adventures...
Hidden Cities of Asia
In and around Asia's bustling cities lay forgotten palaces and temples, abandoned towns and disused underground fortresses that shelter unbelievable relics and untold stories. In this new 12-part...
James Nesbitt's Ireland
Actor James Nesbitt takes us on a tour of his homeland in this captivating eight-part series. As he explores Ireland’s culture and history, Nesbitt visits places close to his heart, uncovers...
Lost Kingdoms of South America
In this four-part series, archaeologist Dr. Jago Cooper of the British Museum reveals the extraordinary history of some of South America’s ancient civilizations. Temples hidden deep...
Award-winning journalist and Knowledge Network host Shelagh Rogers leads five of Canada's top writers - Joseph Boyden, Alissa York, Noah Richler, Sarah Leavitt, and Rabindranath Maharaj - on a literary expedition...
Secret History of the British Garden
What hidden messages were found in a forgotten 17th-century garden? Why did formal gardens with clipped hedges and topiary bushes fall out of fashion? How did Victorian...
Suggs' Italian Job
Suggs, frontman of the British pop band Madness, takes a road trip through the heart and soul of Italy - a country close to his heart - in this lighthearted four-part series. Touring behind the wheel...
The Frankincense Trail
Journey with Kate Humble on an epic 2,000-mile journey along the ancient frankincense trail. Insatiable demand for this aromatic resin created trade routes spanning from the Arabian Sea to the...
The Mekong River with Sue Perkins
British comedian Sue Perkins comes face-to-face with some unusual characters in this four-part journey up the Mekong River....
The Story of India
For over two millennia, India has been at the centre of world history. But how did India come to be? What is India? In this epic six-part series, historian Michael Wood looks for answers as he embarks...
The Tipping Points
In this six-part series, BC-based journalist and adventurer Bernice Notenboom heads to areas of the planet where climate systems may be nearing a tipping point. Bernice joins leading environmental...
Volcanologist Thomas Pfeiffer, together with his team of local experts, cater to the adventurous and volcano curious and take guests on exciting journeys around the world to the most eruptive volcanoes....
Watchers of the North
In a place where winter temperatures fall below -30 on a regular basis, you have to know what you're doing in order to survive. So who better to patrol Canada's vast northern reaches than the...
Waterfront Cities of the World
What is it about waterfront cities that make them so appealing? Is it the scenic vistas of boats bobbing in the harbour, seabirds screeching overhead? The multicultural mix of people...
Wildest Latin America