New Shows on Travel Channel to Watch in February

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Josh Gates and the Sphinx, Egypt

Josh Gates and the Sphinx, Egypt

On Expedition Unknown, host Josh Gates takes on the Giza Pyramids and the Sphinx.

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Sima Diab

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, you could easily put on your favorite Nicholas Sparks movie (The Notebook, is it?) and fantasize the day away. But if you’re not in the mood to sit on your couch and sob into a tissue, we’ve got all new episodes premiering on Travel Channel filled with globetrotting, presidential puzzles and the undead — *insert ghost noises here*. Adventure awaits!

New Episodes:

The Dead Files | Premieres Feb. 3 at 10|9c

The Dead Files is back and spookier than ever with the latest season kicking off in Flint, Michigan investigating a local family’s home. Not only is the activity in the house terrifying — mysterious footsteps, unexplained voices, physical violence — but the property’s history contains a disturbing number of skeletons. 

Expedition Unknown | Feb. 7 and Feb. 14 at 9|8c 

Josh Gates heads to Egypt to investigate three powerful female leaders whose stories are veiled in mystery: Nefertiti, Cleopatra and Hatshepsut. The groundbreaking investigation takes Josh across the Land of the Pharaohs on an epic quest, joining historians and archeologists as they fill in the gaps of these incredible leaders’ legacies. Now if only Josh could find a camel he likes… 

More: Read up on the special episodes featuring iconic female rulers

New Specials:

The Trip: 2018 | Feb. 18 at 10|9c

It’s that time of the year again, Travel Channel fans! Jack Maxwell and Mysterious Islands' host Kellee Edwards jet off to St. Lucia and Antigua to show off what YOU can experience if you win our 2018 sweepstakes. There will be zip-lining, spa appointments, beach views — the kind of itinerary that will give you major FOMO. 

Are you ready to win this unbelievable vacation to the Caribbean? (We wish we could enter, we really do.)

Crazy Delicious | Feb. 5 at 10:30|9:30c

Final plated presentation of Ben and Bills Chocolate Emporium Lobster Ice Cream. Made with rich buttery lobster maine, vanilla ice cream and rainbow sprinkles. As seen on Crazy Delicious

What do you get when you combine lobster and ice cream? That's right — it’s lobster ice cream! Are you intrigued? A little grossed out? (You can sound-off on Facebook.) 

Get ready to see the wildest, most over-the-top food creations come to life on Crazy Delicious (for better or worse). 

Mysteries at the Museum Marathon | Feb. 15 beginning at 2|1c and Feb.18 beginning at 11a|10c

Abraham Lincoln was the first U.S President to be assassinated.

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Production Company

In honor of President’s Day, we’re bringing you 16 hours of presidential tales including two all-new episodes (your weekend = planned). Pour yourself a glass of wine like devoted connoisseur Thomas Jefferson (yes, it’s true!) and dive in to the most surprising stories of our nation’s past leaders. Tune in for a special airing of Lincoln Assassination: Extra Evidence that features even more tidbits for all you budding historians. 

Check out the full schedule to see everything premiering this month.

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