It’s Wednesday (Aug. 24) and that means another lineup of TV travel programs scheduled for tonight on WYCC-TV in Chicago.
Another program has been added to the station’s lineup.
7:30 p.m. — “Travels with Darley” — Take a trip to the Guadeloupe Islands in the French Caribbean. Watch as people hike a volcano, snorkel the Jacques Cousteau Reserve and shop in the markets.
8 p.m. — “Rick Steves’ Europe” — Rick is in London where he stops at Westminster Abbey, the British Library and Winston Churchill’s secret World War II headquarters. He also learns how to triple the calories of an English scone at tea time and takes in the evening scene of Soho.
8:30 p.m. — “Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” — Joseph is in the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg for Fasnet, a carnival that dates back 500 years.
9 p.m. — “Globe Trekker” — Even if you are in front of the TV, you might want to get out your winter coat as this episode is a tour of Siberia. On the docket are the towns of Tobolksk and Labytnangi along with the gas fields of Novy Urengoy and Bovanenkovo. Also on the program are sites associated with Stalin’s reign of terror.
UNTIL NEXT TIME. . .