CNN launches New Monthly 30 Minute Travel Series

CNN International today announced the launch of a new 30 minute travel programme,   ‘In 24 Hours’ which will descend on a vibrant city each month to experience a perfect day’s down time.

From morning until after hours, host James Williams will bring viewers unique and exclusive experiences from one of the world’s greatest cities. CNN’s audience will get a personal tour of each location, finding out what a city has to offer beyond the pages of travel guides.

Each show spans an experience in the morning, afternoon and evening, as well as a celebrity’s take on the city.

cnn 24 hours The iconic and sophisticated city of New York will be featured first in the programme, and will include:

  • Renowned chef Anthony Bourdain reveals his New York secrets and favourite hotspots.
  • A private preview of ‘School of Rock’, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s return to Broadway, including meeting the cast and composer
  • A flyover of the island of Manhattan via high-end helicopter service, Blade
  • A hidden tennis court in Grand Central Station
  • A secret train platform beneath the Waldorf Astoria hotel famously used by President Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • The two-storey penthouse at the Mark Hotel; the most expensive penthouse in the world, and largest in the United States
  • Private dinner with Michael White, head chef and owner of the Altamarea Group
  • An inside visit to vintage cocktail bar, Dear Irving

Watch Teaser video here.


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