Sky Travel started broadcasting in August 1994, it originally shared the same channel as The Christian Channel, Sky Soap, The History Channel, Sky Sports 2 and The Sci-Fi Channel. Up until September 1997 it was on weekdays from 7am until 12pm, then from September it moved to Sky Movies Gold when it was on Weekdays from 11am until 4pm. The channel retained those hours until 2001, when it went 7 days a week.


Click for larger image Sky Travel Ident
1994
Click for larger image An imaginative ident here, with the letters made from a palm tree, train, temple, skis, pagoda and roman column.

Click for larger image Sky Travel Break Bumper
1994
Click for larger image another CG sequence for the commercial breaks..
 
CG by US tv design specialists Novocom


Click for larger image Sky Travel Guide
1994
Click for larger image Title sequence for commercial presentation slots where you could buy holidays, this would in later years become the basis for the whole channel..


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1995
Click for larger image a year later and another new look, using the billowing silk backgrounds of the other network idents...


Click for larger image Sky Travel Ident
1996
Click for larger image Another updated corporate look for 1996...


Click for larger image Sky Travel Ident
1997
Click for larger image A new sky logo for all of it's Sky branded channels in 1997..
 
Sky Travel retains it's turquoise colour brand.



Click for larger image Sky Travel Ident
1998
Click for larger image now the Sky lozenge logo is gone in favour of simple typography..
 
This look was introduced on 1st October 1998


White letter box styling for the next series of multiple Sky Travel idents.
 
Shots include travel destination landmark icons, and people enjoying holidays


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2001
Sky Travel Ident
2001
Sky Travel Ident
2001
Sky Travel Ident
2001


Click for larger image Sky Travel Promo
2001
Click for larger image Welcome to Sky Travel.. Now available from Midday to Midnight..

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2001
Break Bumper
2001
Break Bumper
2001
Break Bumper
2001



Click for larger image Sky Travel Ident - Lounger
2004
Click for larger image Today Sky Travel is available on every digital platform - Sky Digital, NTL and Freeview. Sky Digital viewers also have Sky Travel +1 and Sky Travel Shop a 24 hour holiday shopping channel.

Click for larger image Sky Travel Ident - Nightclub
2004
Click for larger image Sky Travel would repeat popular entertainment shows previously shown on Sky One like Ibiza Uncovered. This ident would be show before such a programme.

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2004
Break Bumper
2004
Break Bumper
2004
Break Bumper
2004


Click for larger image Sky Travel Documentaries Promo
2004
Click for larger image 30 second promo.. "Documentaries weeknights at 8 Sky Travel..."

Official Website
www.skytravel.co.uk