Travel Channel (Trvl Channel ) is an American basic cable and satellite TV channel that is held by Discovery, Inc., which had earlier owned the channel from 1997 to 2007. The channel is the head office in Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States.
It emphasizes documentaries, reality, and how-to shows related to travel and leisure throughout the United States and the world. Programming has included shows on African animal safaris, trips of grand hotels and resorts, visits to notable cities and towns crossed the world, programming about various foods across the world, and programming about ghosts and the paranormal in famous buildings.
As of February 2015, Travel Channel is accessible to nearly 91.5 million households (78.6% of households with TV) in the United States.