Video: Improv Asylum in Boston

Kristen Kish and Kyle Martino try their hand at improv comedy in the South End.

Spend 36 Hours in ...

La Boqueria

La Boqueria

The Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria, more commonly referred to as La Boqueria, is one of Barcelona’s most popular tourist attractions and one of the city’s largest open-air markets. 960 1280

  

Crowded Streets

Crowded Streets

A flurry of activity takes place inside the market as locals and tourists go from vendor to vendor looking for great food.  960 1280

  

Local Butcher

Local Butcher

Customers can get fresh fruits and vegetables and even visit a local butcher. 960 1280

  

Cured Meats

Cured Meats

This butcher has a wide variety of salted, cured meat ready to sell. 960 1280

  

Cold Drinks

Cold Drinks

Vendors also serve up delicious fruit drinks to help you cool off on a hot Barcelona day.  960 1280

  

Buckets of Options

Buckets of Options

Whether you want your fruit fresh or dried, you can get it at La Boqueria. 960 1280

  

So Fresh and So Clean

So Fresh and So Clean

Enjoy fresh fish? Well, how about watching it get cleaned right in front of you before taking it home to cook? 960 1280

  

So Many Shellfish

So Many Shellfish

If you’re more of a shellfish fan, no worries. There are stands that serve up fresh shrimp, mussels and more. 960 1280

  

Belly Up to the Bar

Belly Up to the Bar

The market is so big that it even has a few places where you can take a break from shopping, grab a cold drink and enjoy the atmosphere. 960 1280

  

Laura i Marc Besora

Laura i Marc Besora

Stop by Laura i Marc Besora to grab all the fruits and vegetables you could ever want. 960 1280

  

Herbs and Spices

Herbs and Spices

It wouldn’t be a Spanish market without a ton of fresh herbs and spices available. 960 1280

  

Something's Fishy

Something's Fishy

While one row at Barcelona's La Boqueria may smell of fresh basil, this one clearly smells of fresh fish. 960 1280

  

La Boqueria Vendor

La Boqueria Vendor

At a typical stand at La Boqueria, this vendor offers up a variety of fresh vegetables, dried fruit and colorful spices. 960 1280

  

Spicy Garden

Spicy Garden

Don’t forget the spice! There’s no better way to kick your salad up a notch than chili peppers, which are displayed in bunches hanging from the roof of this stand. 960 1280

  

The Spice Bazaar

The Spice Bazaar

The Spice Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey, is one of the largest marketplaces in the city. Among its most famous vendors, Malatya Pazari sells dried fruits, spices, lokum and other sweets. 960 1280

  

The Spice Bazaar

The Spice Bazaar

With vendors dishing out everything from spices to textiles, the Spice Bazaar is a popular shopping destination in Turkey. 960 1280

  

New Mosque

New Mosque

Directly beside the Spice Bazaar is the beautiful New Mosque (or Yeni Cami in Turkish). 960 1280

  

The Hagia Sophia

The Hagia Sophia

The Hagia Sophia — a former church that became a mosque and then a museum — is a highlight of Sultanahmet, a historical part of Istanbul. 960 1280

  

The Hagia Sophia

The Hagia Sophia

The Hagia Sophia had to be rebuilt twice — the first structure burned down, and the second was demolished after a riot. The current building was constructed in the sixth century.  960 1280

  

Ciragan Palace

Ciragan Palace

The luxurious, five-star Ciragan Palace is a grand sight when observed from the infinity pool at night. 960 1280

  

Ciragan Palace

Ciragan Palace

Once home to Sultan Abdülâziz, Ciragan Palace now serves as a hotel on the city’s European shore, where it enjoys some of the best views Istanbul has to offer. 960 1280

  

Ottoman Palace

Ottoman Palace

The chandelier and ornate ceiling of a former Ottoman palace that is now a high-end hotel. 960 1280

  

Grand Bazaar

Grand Bazaar

Just some of colorful trinkets that shoppers can buy at the Grand Bazaar.  960 1280

  

Grand Bazaar

Grand Bazaar

Istanbul’s sprawling Grand Bazaar, which was built in 1461, ranks among the biggest covered markets in the world. Visitors can brush up on their bargaining skills at its 5,000 shops.  960 1280

  

360 Restaurant

360 Restaurant

The 360 restaurant in the heart of Istanbul has a wonderful bar and a terrace with a magnificent view.  960 1280

  

360 View

360 View

From the terrace of the 360 restaurant, diners can see the Bosporus, the Golden Horn and the hills of Istanbul.  960 1280

  

360 Cocktails

360 Cocktails

Besides the décor, ambience and view, the 360 Istanbul restaurant also offers a huge selection of signature cocktails. 960 1280

  

Ikinci Bahar Restaurant

Ikinci Bahar Restaurant

Ikinci Bahar Restaurant serves delicious seafood dishes at its location in Cicek Pasaji, a beautiful, historic building. 960 1280

  

Taksim-Tünel Nostalgia Tramway

Taksim-Tünel Nostalgia Tramway

Tram service in Istanbul ended completely in 1966 but returned in 1990 with the opening of the Taksim-Tünel Nostalgia Tramway. It goes up and down Istiklal Street, the city's biggest pedestrian shopping street. 960 1280

  

Karakoy Port

Karakoy Port

Up until 1973, the ferry out of Karakoy port was the only means of transport between the European and Asian sides of Istanbul. 960 1280

  

Loveless Cafe

Loveless Cafe

There may be nothing more delicious to start your trip to Nashville than a tall stack of biscuits from the Loveless Cafe. 960 1280

  

Arrington Vineyards

Arrington Vineyards

Kick back and enjoy some local wine from Arrington Vineyards, which is owned by country-music star Kix Brooks and lies 30 miles from Nashville. 960 1280

  

Olive & Sinclair Chocolate Co.

Olive & Sinclair Chocolate Co.

Olive & Sinclair Chocolate Co. has been making delicious chocolates since 2009 and has quickly become a Nashville institution. 960 1280

  

Olive & Sinclair Chocolate Co.

Olive & Sinclair Chocolate Co.

At Olive & Sinclair, boxes upon boxes of Southern treats stand ready for consumption. 960 1280

  

Robert's Western World

Robert's Western World

Robert’s Western World is your home for some good old honky-tonk and traditional country music. 960 1280

  

Hatch Show Print

Hatch Show Print

The Hatch Show Print shop has been turning out colorful and informative show posters since the late 19th century and is a landmark of Nashville. 960 1280

  

404 Hotel

404 Hotel

After you are done exploring Nashville for the day, enjoy a good night’s sleep at the 404 Hotel. 960 1280

  

The Barista Parlor

The Barista Parlor

The Barista Parlor makes up for its stripped-down décor with its top-shelf coffee and teas. 960 1280

  

City House

City House

Nashville’s City House restaurant puts a Southern spin on traditional Italian cuisine. 960 1280

  

Cumberland Park

Cumberland Park

Cumberland Park provides a great venue for both tourists and locals to get out and enjoy the outdoors, as well as amazing views of downtown Nashville. 960 1280

  

Pinewood Social

Pinewood Social

Pinewood Social is one of the more unusual spots in Nashville. Billed as “a place to meet,” the venue has a bistro, a dining room, a full bar and, of course, a bowling alley. 960 1280

  

From the Show

close-up, mussels, dish, food, wooden table,
Barraca

Barraca

A dish of mussels and clams at Barraca on San Sebastian Beach in Barcelona. 960 1280

  

La Guingueta

La Guingueta

Kristen Kish and Kyle Martino enjoy sangria at La Guingueta in Barcelona. 960 1280

  

L'Estel Ferit

L'Estel Ferit

Better known as "the Cubes," L'Estel Ferit (“the wounded star”) is a sculpture made in 1992 by Rebecca Horn. It has become a landmark of the Barceloneta district of Barcelona. 960 1280

  

Ned Ludd Restaurant

Ned Ludd Restaurant

The deliciously elegant pastured lamb with coal-roasted eggplant, cabbage, fennel and pine-nut vinaigrette at Ned Ludd restaurant in Portland, OR. 960 1280

  

Garibaldi, OR

Garibaldi, OR

The picturesque landscape off the shore of the Sow and Pigs inlet in Garibaldi, OR. 960 1280

  

Rockaway Beach, OR

Rockaway Beach, OR

Kristen and Kyle cook dinner on Oregon’s Rockaway Beach after going clamming with guest Gregory Gourdet, the executive chef at the restaurant at the Nines Hotel 960 1280

  

New Mosque

New Mosque

Directly beside the famous Spice Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey, is the beautiful New Mosque (Yeni Cami). 960 1280

  

Happy Hour

Happy Hour

Kyle and Kristen spend an evening at 360 Restaurant in Istanbul, Turkey. 960 1280

  

360 Restaurant

360 Restaurant

Kyle and Kristen spend an evening at 360 Restaurant in Istanbul, Turkey. 960 1280

  

Alexanderplatz

Alexanderplatz

The view of the Fernsehturm (“TV tower”) on the famous Alexanderplatz in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin

Berlin

Kyle and Kristen kick back and share a laugh in Berlin. 960 1280

  

East Side Gallery

East Side Gallery

Visitors check out the East Side Gallery, a section of the Berlin Wall that has been turned into a memorial along the Spree River. 960 1280

  

About the Show

Experience a city like a local with "36 Hours," inspired by the popular New York Times travel column. Each week, hosts Kristen Kish, an acclaimed chef, and Kyle Martino, a former pro athlete, have 36 Hours to explore a new city with local insiders.
See Episode Guide

Watch It

The Hot List

Explore America’s most stunning scenery.
Join the conversation on Social Media!
Stay updated on the latest travel tips and trends.
Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss Travel Channel in your favorite social media feeds.