NEW YORK (March 10, 2016) – Travel Channel has greenlit a fourth season order of 26 half-hour episodes of “Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations.” Currently still in season three premieres, the series is delivering its highest ratings to date with 21 percent growth among viewers P25-54. Hosted and executive produced by James Beard Award-winning chef Andrew Zimmern, “Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations” – an extension of the popular “Bizarre Foods” franchise, features the not-to-be-missed foods that define a location.
“’Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations’ is a fun, culinary escape that answers the ubiquitous question that we all have while traveling…‘where do we get a good meal around here?” said Courtney White, senior vice president, programming and production, Travel Channel. “Andrew’s culinary expertise and magnetic personality make him the perfect expert to guide us through the must-eat dishes in the most exciting cities on the planet.”
TRAVEL CHANNELis a multiplatform travel lifestyle brand with the core mission of providing inspiring and compelling programming that takes viewers beyond their everyday destinations, making the unfamiliar familiar, whether it’s around the world or around the block. A dual feed network that is also available in HD, Travel Channel is the world’s leading travel media brand, and is available in over 89 million U.S. cable homes. Owned and operated by Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE: SNI), Travel Channel has offices in Knoxville, Tenn. and New York, N.Y. Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE: SNI) also owns and operates HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel and Great American Country.