Rick Steves' Europe

Rick Steves' Europe

2000 - 2017, Travel
Rick Steves displays the joys of European travel.

Episode Guide

  • Rick Steves' Europe - England's Cornwall (Season 9 Episode 10)
    Season 9 Episode 10:

    England's Cornwall

    The Cornish culture in the far southwest of England; tin mining heritage; pirates' towns and fishing villages; Dartmoor National Park.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Southeast England (Season 9 Episode 9)
    Season 9 Episode 9:

    Southeast England

    Traveling from Canterbury to Dover; hiking the trails atop the cliffs of the South Downs; seaside resort of Brighton; the naval heritage of Portsmouth includes a collection of historic sailing ships.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - West England (Season 9 Episode 8)
    Season 9 Episode 8:

    West England

    Cotswold villages boast churches, manor homes and gastropubs; New Age capital of Glastonbury; prehistoric stone circles of Stonehenge and Avebury.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Siena and Tuscany's Wine Country (Season 9 Episode 7)
    Season 9 Episode 7:

    Siena and Tuscany's Wine Country

    The Palio wild horse race in Siena, Italy; Tuscany's wine country.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Assisi and Italian Country Charm (Season 9 Episode 6)
    Season 9 Episode 6:

    Assisi and Italian Country Charm

    Farmhouse inn; making prosciutto and pecorino cheese; hiking down ancient wine cellars; the basilica in Assisi, Italy, the hometown of St. Francis.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Romania (Season 9 Episode 5)
    Season 9 Episode 5:

    Romania

    Romania's capital, Bucharest; Transylvania's fortified churches, cobbled merchant towns and castles; Maramures region of Romania.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Bulgaria (Season 9 Episode 4)
    Season 9 Episode 4:

    Bulgaria

    The complex history of Bulgaria, from ancient Thracian tombs to medieval Orthodox Christian monasteries to Soviet monuments.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Germany's Frankfurt and Nürnberg (Season 9 Episode 3)
    Season 9 Episode 3:

    Germany's Frankfurt and Nürnberg

    Frankfurt, Germany, a global hub for commerce; Nuremberg, Germany's, towering castle, fountains, Nazi Documentation Center and underground bomb shelters.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Germany's Dresden and Leipzig (Season 9 Episode 2)
    Season 9 Episode 2:

    Germany's Dresden and Leipzig

    The capital city of Dresden, Germany's palaces and art of the Wettin dynasty; Leipzig's Bach heritage, a monument to the day Europe beat Napoleon and museums.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Germany's Hamburg and the Luther Trail (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    Germany's Hamburg and the Luther Trail

    Germany's port city of Hamburg, post-World War II; historic sites of Martin Luther and the Reformation, including Erfurt, Wittenberg and Wartburg Castle; Wurzburg in Franconia.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Berlin (Season 8 Episode 12)
    Season 8 Episode 12:

    Berlin

    A reunited Berlin entertains more visitors than ever before.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Prague (Season 8 Episode 11)
    Season 8 Episode 11:

    Prague

    Prague's massive castle, statue-lined bridge, Jewish Quarter and 20th-century history.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Amsterdam (Season 8 Episode 10)
    Season 8 Episode 10:

    Amsterdam

    Exploring Amsterdam's history, art, and culture.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - The Netherlands Beyond Amsterdam (Season 8 Episode 9)
    Season 8 Episode 9:

    The Netherlands Beyond Amsterdam

    The sights outside of Amsterdam, from Haarlem to Rotterdam and Delft to the Zuiderzee.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Italy's Veneto: Verona, Padua, and Ravenna (Season 8 Episode 8)
    Season 8 Episode 8:

    Italy's Veneto: Verona, Padua, and Ravenna

    The city of Padua, Italy, is known for its university, Giotto frescoes and basilica; Verona's Roman ruins; Ravenna's mosaics.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Italy's Riviera: Cinque Terre (Season 8 Episode 7)
    Season 8 Episode 7:

    Italy's Riviera: Cinque Terre

    Five port towns along the Italian Riviera include Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, Riomaggiore, Monterosso.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Palestine (Season 8 Episode 6)
    Season 8 Episode 6:

    Palestine

    Jerusalem; harvesting olives near Ramallah; pilgrimage to Bethlehem; Abraham's tomb in Hebron.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - The Best of Israel (Season 8 Episode 5)
    Season 8 Episode 5:

    The Best of Israel

    Religious tradition in Jerusalem; Tel Aviv; Masada; pilgrims visit biblical sites around the Sea of Galilee; Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Paris Side-Trips (Season 8 Episode 4)
    Season 8 Episode 4:

    Paris Side-Trips

    Exploring Versailles; Vaux le Vicomte; Fontainebleau; the glass and statuary of Chartres cathedral.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - France's Loire: Chateau Country (Season 8 Episode 3)
    Season 8 Episode 3:

    France's Loire: Chateau Country

    Touring four castles -- Chenonceau, Chambord, Cheverny and Villandry; feeding hunting dogs; local cuisine; a princely garden.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Central Turkey (Season 8 Episode 2)
    Season 8 Episode 2:

    Central Turkey

    Aerial view of Cappadocia; underground city; circumcision party; exploring troglodyte ghost towns; shopping for sheep; the modern capital of Ankara.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Western Turkey (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:

    Western Turkey

    The streets of ancient Ephesus; natural spa at Pamukkale; lunch in a Turkish pizzeria; cruising the Mediterranean on a traditional Turkish gulet.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - European Travel Skills (Season 7 Episode 14)
    Season 7 Episode 14:

    European Travel Skills

    Rick Steves offers practical advice on how to have a fun and affordable trip to Europe. Sites include Germany, Italy, the Swiss Alps, Paris and London.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - European Travel Skills (Season 7 Episode 13)
    Season 7 Episode 13:

    European Travel Skills

    Rick Steves offers practical advice on how to have a fun and affordable trip to Europe. Sites include Germany, Italy, the Swiss Alps, Paris and London.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - European Travel Skills (Season 7 Episode 12)
    Season 7 Episode 12:

    European Travel Skills

    Rick Steves offers practical advice on how to have a fun and affordable trip to Europe. Sites include Germany, Italy, the Swiss Alps, Paris and London.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Venice and Its Lagoon (Season 7 Episode 11)
    Season 7 Episode 11:

    Venice and Its Lagoon

    Italy: Venice's art treasures and lagoon; glass in Murano; lace in Burano; Torcello.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Venice: City of Dreams (Season 7 Episode 10)
    Season 7 Episode 10:

    Venice: City of Dreams

    Monuments of Venice, Italy; cruising the Grand Canal; masterpieces of the Venetian Renaissance; a moonlight gondola ride in the city of Casanova.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - North England's Lake District and Durham (Season 7 Episode 9)
    Season 7 Episode 9:

    North England's Lake District and Durham

    Hiking through the Cumbria Lake District; cricket; hiking Hadrian's Wall; Durham Cathedral.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - London: Historic and Dynamic (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:

    London: Historic and Dynamic

    Royal tombs in Westminster Abbey; the British Library; Winston Churchill's secret World War II headquarters; the prime meridian at Greenwich, London.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Paris: Embracing Life and Art (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    Paris: Embracing Life and Art

    Cluny Museum; midnight ride in a classic car; stained glass in Sainte-Chapelle; Père Lachaise Cemetery; Parisian cafes.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Paris: Regal and Intimate (Season 7 Episode 6)
    Season 7 Episode 6:

    Paris: Regal and Intimate

    Cruising the River Seine; Napoleon's tomb; Louvre; shopping in Paris; Bastille Day celebration.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Florentine Delights and Tuscan Side Trips (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:

    Florentine Delights and Tuscan Side Trips

    Pisa y Lucca; a tipsy tower; Puccini.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Florence: Heart of the Renaissance (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    Florence: Heart of the Renaissance

    Michelangelo's "David"; Botticelli's "Birth of Venus"; Ghiberti's "Gates of Paradise"; Florentine artists live and work across the Arno.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Rome: Back-Street Riches (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    Rome: Back-Street Riches

    The Trastevere district's historic Jewish Ghetto; churches.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Rome: Baroque Brilliance (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    Rome: Baroque Brilliance

    Bernini statues; St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican; Roman dinner; romantic nightspots.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Rome: Ancient Glory (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    Rome: Ancient Glory

    Rome's Colosseum and Pantheon; bike riding along the Appian Way; Roman engineering.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Basque Country (Season 6 Episode 12)
    Season 6 Episode 12:

    Basque Country

    The ancient Basque Country capital of Gernika; Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Galicia and the Camino de Santiago (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    Galicia and the Camino de Santiago

    Tracing the trail of pilgrims, from the French border to Santiago de Compostela; running with the bulls in Pamplona; Celtic culture of Galicia.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Helsinki and Tallinn: Baltic Sisters (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:

    Helsinki and Tallinn: Baltic Sisters

    Helsinki, Finland's Neoclassical old town has a modern flair for design; two-hour boat ride to Tallinn, Estonia.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Stockholm (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    Stockholm

    Cultural highlights of Stockholm, Sweden's capital, include gourmet reindeer and vodka; sailing the archipelago.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Norway's West: Fjords, Mountains and Bergen (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:

    Norway's West: Fjords, Mountains and Bergen

    Sailing under towering fjord cliffs; hiking glaciers; Hanseatic heritage.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Oslo (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    Oslo

    Viking ships; Opera House, World War II tales; Norwegian art.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Andalucia, Gibraltar and Tangier (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    Andalucia, Gibraltar and Tangier

    Spanish culture; windsurfing in Tarifa; Rock of Gibraltar; sailing to Tangier.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Granada, Córdoba, and Spain's Costa del Sol (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Granada, Córdoba, and Spain's Costa del Sol

    Historic Spanish capitals Granada and Córdoba; Andalucian culture; Costa del Sol.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - The Best of Slovenia (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    The Best of Slovenia

    Little Slovenia's capital of Ljubljana; mountain resort of Lake Bled in the Julian Alps.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Dubrovnik and Balkan Side-Trips (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Dubrovnik and Balkan Side-Trips

    Dubrovnik on the Adriatic Sea coast; Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina; Montenegro's Bay of Kotor.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Croatia: Adriatic Delights (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    Croatia: Adriatic Delights

    Dalmation Coast; hiking through Plitvice Lakes National Park; Zagreb; Istrian Peninsula.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Rick Steves' Andalucia: The Best of Southern Spain (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Rick Steves' Andalucia: The Best of Southern Spain

    Exploring the cities of Seville, Córdoba and Granada; flamenco, sherry and horses; white-washed hilltowns; Costa del Sol sun; Britain in Gibraltar.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Iran's Historic Capitals (Season 5 Episode 14)
    Season 5 Episode 14:

    Iran's Historic Capitals

    Three historic capitals of Iran are Persepolis, Shiraz and Esfahan.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Iran: Tehran and Side Trips (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Iran: Tehran and Side Trips

    Historical sites in Tehran, Iran; tranquil village; anti-American propaganda.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Istanbul (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Istanbul

    The Grand Bazaar and spice market in Istanbul; the fall of the ancient capital of Byzantium; Hagia Sophia; Blue Mosque; Topkapi Palace.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Denmark Beyond Copenhagen (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Denmark Beyond Copenhagen

    The open-air museum in Aarhus; royal burial church and Viking ship museum in Roskilde.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Copenhagen (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    Copenhagen

    Copenhagen's Viking history; Europe's first pedestrian boulevard; palace treasury; bike ride through a hippie squatter community; Tivoli Gardens.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Greece's Peloponnese (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Greece's Peloponnese

    Old port town of Nafplio; the ruins of Olympia; preserved theater at Epidauros; ancient capital of Mycenae; Mani Peninsula.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Athens and Side Trips (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    Athens and Side Trips

    The Parthenon, Agora and National Archaeological Museum in Athens; the ruins of the oracle at Delphi; traffic-free Isle of Hydra.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - The Czech Republic Beyond Prague (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    The Czech Republic Beyond Prague

    Art Nouveau; peat bathing in Olomouc, Moravský Krumlov, Trebon and Konopiste; Holocaust memorial in Terezen.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Vienna and the Danube (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Vienna and the Danube

    Vienna's gardens, art and fine music; a trip along the Danube River; hiking through the Baroque Melk Abbey.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Great Swiss Cities (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Great Swiss Cities

    Luzern, Bern, Zurich and Lausanne; art created by inmates of an asylum; Swiss innovations such as drug policies and underground arsenals.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Little Europe: Five Micro-Countries (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Little Europe: Five Micro-Countries

    Vatican City, the world's smallest country; Monaco; San Marino, Italy; Liechtenstein; Andorra.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Barcelona and Catalunya (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Barcelona and Catalunya

    The festivity of Barcelona; Montserrat; pilgrimage along the Costa Brava; Salvador Dali's home and mausoleum/museum.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - France's Dordogne (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    France's Dordogne

    A canoe ride through the Dordogne River Valley; goose farm; lamp-lit castle; country market; Albi, home of Toulouse Lautrec; Carcassonne.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Burgundy: Profoundly French (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Burgundy: Profoundly French

    Fine living in Burgundy, France; canal barge; medieval hospice; modern monastery.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Rick Steves' Europe: The Making Of (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Rick Steves' Europe: The Making Of

    The challenges and surprises of travel are shaped into a finished show.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Salzburg and Surroundings (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Salzburg and Surroundings

    Alpine adventures include summer bobsledding, hiking around Hitler's Eagles Nest hideout and a boat ride on Lake Hallstatt.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Vienna (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Vienna

    The palace of Maria Theresa; Hapsburg crown jewels; a picnic on the Danube.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Italy's Great Hill Towns (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Italy's Great Hill Towns

    Italy's classic hill towns include San Gimignano, Cortona, Orvieto and Civita di Bagnoregio.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Tuscany's Dolce Vita (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Tuscany's Dolce Vita

    Hunting for truffles; artichoke festival; farmhouse feast; a ride through cypress groves.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Milan and Lake Como (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Milan and Lake Como

    Fashion in Milan, Italy; cruising Lake Como; lakeside village of Varenna.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Italy's Amalfi Coast (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Italy's Amalfi Coast

    The Amalfi Coast: Positano resort; Sorrento; ancient Greek temples at Paestum; the Blue Grotto.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Naples and Pompeii (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Naples and Pompeii

    Back-street fish markets; pizza; climbing Mount Vesuvius; the ruins of Pompeii.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Edinburgh (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Edinburgh

    Edinburgh Castle; the new Scottish Parliament Building; Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - North Wales: Feisty and Poetic (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    North Wales: Feisty and Poetic

    Mount Snowdon; medieval castles; Victorian promenades; slate mine; sheep-herding dog.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - England's Bath and York (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    England's Bath and York

    Roman hot springs; cruising canals; Gothic church; Viking history.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Sevilla (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Sevilla

    Bullfighting and flamenco in Sevilla; Moorish palace, cathedral and labyrinthine Jewish quarter in Andalusia.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Lisbon and the Algarve (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Lisbon and the Algarve

    The best of Portugal features Lisbon's Fado singers and ornate architecture, and the Algarve's windy Cape Sagres and pristine beaches.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Budapest: The Best of Hungary (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Budapest: The Best of Hungary

    Straddling the Danube River is the Hungarian city of Budapest, with its bridges, mineral baths, old coffeehouses, parks and thriving capitalism.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Poland Rediscovered: Krakow, Auschwitz and Warsaw (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Poland Rediscovered: Krakow, Auschwitz and Warsaw

    Cobbled and Baroque Krakow; tragedy at Auschwitz; lively Warsaw.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - French Riviera: Uniquely Chic (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    French Riviera: Uniquely Chic

    The Riviera's yachts; Monaco harbor; Nice's promenade; artists' hangouts.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Provence: Legendary Light, Wind and Wine (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Provence: Legendary Light, Wind and Wine

    Roman ruins in Nimes; Avignon's papal palace; Van Gogh's Arles; the Rhone.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Belgium: Bruges and Brussels (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Belgium: Bruges and Brussels

    Headquarters of the European Union; medieval hospital; carillon concert; lace; art; Belgian chocolate.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Highlights of Paris: Eiffel and Monet to Crème Brulée (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Highlights of Paris: Eiffel and Monet to Crème Brulée

    Eiffel Tower; Orsay Gallery; French cuisine; Parisian history.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - London: Mod and Trad (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    London: Mod and Trad

    London; Millennium Bridge; mummies; riverside beachcombing; the Thames.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Belfast and the Best of Northern Ireland (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Belfast and the Best of Northern Ireland

    Belfast, Northern Ireland; Irish whiskey; rock columns; golf course; Irish music.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Normandy: War-Torn Yet Full of Life (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Normandy: War-Torn Yet Full of Life

    Normandy, France; lily ponds; artisans; composer Erik Satie; cuisine; pilgrims.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Highlights of Castile: Toledo and Salamanca (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Highlights of Castile: Toledo and Salamanca

    Castile; pickles; medieval walls; bachelorette party; troubadours.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - The Majesty of Madrid (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    The Majesty of Madrid

    Madrid, Spain; museums; Picasso masterpiece; flamenco dancers.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Switzerland's Jungfrau Region: Best of the Alps (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Switzerland's Jungfrau Region: Best of the Alps

    Hiking, biking and parasailing in the Swiss Alps; riding Europe's highest lift up the Jungfrau.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Munich and the Foothills of the Alps (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Munich and the Foothills of the Alps

    Baroque palaces and lively markets in Munich, Germany; a visit to a Bavarian village; castles of "Mad" King Ludwig.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Germany's Romantic Rhine and Rothenburg (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Germany's Romantic Rhine and Rothenburg

    Germany; the Rhine River; castles; wine; walled town of Rothenburg; wood carving.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Berlin: Resilient, Reunited, and Reborn (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Berlin: Resilient, Reunited, and Reborn

    Exploring Berlin, including Reichstag's new glass dome, a modern-day cabaret and Potsdamer Platz.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - The Best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway and the Aran Islands (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    The Best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway and the Aran Islands

    Ireland; Aran Islands; Gaelic; medieval folk banquet; Dingle Peninsula.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - South Ireland: Waterford to the Ring of Kerry (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    South Ireland: Waterford to the Ring of Kerry

    Waterford's crystal factory; the Kennedy family homestead; Dunbrody famine ship; Kinsale's star-shaped fortresses.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Dublin and Mystical Side Trips (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Dublin and Mystical Side Trips

    Dublin, Ireland; castle; jail; Trinity College; the Book of Kells; Temple Bar; Celtic music; monastery; Wicklow Mountains.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Prague and the Czech Republic (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Prague and the Czech Republic

    Prague; beer; castles; pedestrian bridge; town of Kutna Hora; silver mine; chapel decorated with bones.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Amsterdam and Dutch Side Trips (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Amsterdam and Dutch Side Trips

    Amsterdam, Netherlands; Rembrandt; Holocaust memorials; hiking dikes; windmills; flower market.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Cinque Terre: Italy's Hidden Riviera (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Cinque Terre: Italy's Hidden Riviera

    Village life in five port towns includes fishing for anchovies at midnight; a sidetrip to Carrara's quarries.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Siena and Assisi: Italy's Grand Hill Towns (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Siena and Assisi: Italy's Grand Hill Towns

    Siena, Italy; medieval hospital; cathedral; bakery; Chianti region; Slow Food Movement; Assisi, Italy; St. Francis' tomb.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Florence: City of Art (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Florence: City of Art

    Florence, Italy; Michelangelo's "David"; Botticelli's "Venus"; Uffizi art gallery; perfumery; Vespa; converted monastery.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Venice Side Trips (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Venice Side Trips

    Venice, Italy; lagoon speedboat tour; anatomy theater; restoring Giotto frescoes in Scrovegni Chapel; Colosseum; mosaics.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Venice: Serene, Decadent, and Still Kicking (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Venice: Serene, Decadent, and Still Kicking

    Exploring Venice, from the Grand Canal and Doge's Palace to a cafe on St. Mark's Square and a canal-side pub.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Travel Skills (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Travel Skills

    Tips on how to travel smoothly and affordably. Shot on location in London, Paris, Amsterdam, Venice, the Rhine and Swiss Alps.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Travel Skills (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Travel Skills

    Tips on how to travel smoothly and affordably. Shot on location in London, Paris, Amsterdam, Venice, the Rhine and Swiss Alps.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Travel Skills (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Travel Skills

    Tips on how to travel smoothly and affordably. Shot on location in London, Paris, Amsterdam, Venice, the Rhine and Swiss Alps.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - The Best of Sicily (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    The Best of Sicily

    Enjoying the best of Sicily, from fishing for anchovies off Cefalu to Palermo to the enchanting ruins of Segesta.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Slovenia and Croatia (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Slovenia and Croatia

    Tours of Dubrovnik, a seaport in Croatia, and Ljubljiana, the capital of Slovenia.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - London: Royal and Rambunctious (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    London: Royal and Rambunctious

    A stop in London includes the new British Library, the changing of the guard and a cruise on the Thames to Kew Gardens.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Eastern Turkey (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Eastern Turkey

    Turkey; sunrise; dam; grease wrestlers; Mount Nemrut; dancing.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Rome: Baroque, After Dark (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Rome: Baroque, After Dark

    A tour of Rome includes a pilgrimage to Michelangelo's Pieta, St. Peter's Basilica and the Borghese Gallery.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Surprising Bulgaria (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Surprising Bulgaria

    Bulgaria; donkey cars; monastery; sculptors; traditional dinner.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Scotland's Islands and Highlands (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Scotland's Islands and Highlands

    Scotland; pipers; castles; caber; clan gathering; Highland massacres; Loch Ness monster; whiskey distillery; ferry.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Germany's Black Forest and Cologne (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Germany's Black Forest and Cologne

    A classy mineral spa; fancy casino; Germany's most romantic forest.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Caesar's Rome (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Caesar's Rome

    Rome; Forum; Colosseum; Panteón; catacombs; cat hospice; ice cream.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Heart of England and South Wales (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Heart of England and South Wales

    A trip to prehistoric Stonehenge follows Glastonbury; a visit to a ruined abbey in South Wales.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - South England: Dover to Lands' End (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    South England: Dover to Lands' End

    Southern England; Roman/Nazi invasions; wild horses; ancient stone circle; cream tea.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Paris: Grand & Intimate (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Paris: Grand & Intimate

    Paris; Louvre; Champs-Elysees; neighborhood; pipe organist; butcher shop; perfume; cruise.

  • Rick Steves' Europe - Portugal's Heartland (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Portugal's Heartland

    Portugal; barnacles; fishing town; pilgrims; university; Golden Age.

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