• Rick Steves' Europe -- North England’s Lake District and Durham
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    S7 E9: North England’s Lake District and Durham
    Hiking through the Cumbrian Lake District—England's green and pristine ...
    Hiking through the Cumbrian Lake District—England's green and pristine mountain playground—we admire idyllic lakes, discover misty waterfalls, tour a slate mine, and conquer stony summits. And ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- London: Historic and Dynamic
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    S7 E8: London: Historic and Dynamic
    In many-faceted London, we ponder royal tombs in Westminster Abbey, learn how to ...
    In many-faceted London, we ponder royal tombs in Westminster Abbey, learn how to triple the calories of an English scone at teatime, discover treasures in the British Library, enjoy the vibrant ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Paris: Embracing Life and Art
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    S7 E7: Paris: Embracing Life and Art
    In this second of two episodes on Europe’s “City of Light,” we ride a ...
    In this second of two episodes on Europe’s “City of Light,” we ride a unicorn into the Middle Ages at the Cluny Museum, take a midnight Paris joyride in a classic car, get an extremely close-up ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Paris: Regal and Intimate
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    S7 E6: Paris: Regal and Intimate
    In Paris, amidst all of its grandeur, the little joys of life are still ...
    In Paris, amidst all of its grandeur, the little joys of life are still embraced. In this first of two episodes on Paris, we cruise the Seine River, visit Napoleon’s tomb, and take in the Louvre. ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Florentine Delights and Tuscan Side Trips
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    S7 E5: Florentine Delights and Tuscan Side Trips
    In this second of a two episodes on Florence, we enjoy more of the exquisite ...
    In this second of a two episodes on Florence, we enjoy more of the exquisite artistic treasures of the city that propelled Europe out of the Middle Ages. Then we side-trip to a couple of rival cities ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Basque Country
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    S6 E12: Basque Country
    The homeland of the proud and resiliant Basque people is split between France ...
    The homeland of the proud and resiliant Basque people is split between France and Spain. From our San Sebastián home base, we tour the ancient Basque capital of Gernika, the dazzling Guggenheim ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Northern Spain and the Camino de Santiago
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    S6 E11: Northern Spain and the Camino de Santiago
    We follow the trail pilgrims have trod for centuries, from the French border to ...
    We follow the trail pilgrims have trod for centuries, from the French border to Santiago de Compostela in the northwest corner of Spain. Along the way, we stop off in Pamplona to run with the bulls, ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Helsinki and Tallinn: Baltic Sisters
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    S6 E10: Helsinki and Tallinn: Baltic Sisters
    The fascinating capitals of Finland and Estonia offer a chance to sample each ...
    The fascinating capitals of Finland and Estonia offer a chance to sample each country's history, art, and distinct love of life. We'll start in Helsinki with its Neoclassical old town, modern flair ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Stockholm
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    S6 E9: Stockholm
    Sweden's capital, confident and self-assured, glitters with souvenirs from the ...
    Sweden's capital, confident and self-assured, glitters with souvenirs from the day when it ruled as a superpower. From pondering gilded royal staterooms to sampling gourmet reindeer and sipping vodka ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Norway's West: Fjords, Mountains and Bergen
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    S6 E8: Norway's West: Fjords, Mountains and Bergen
    For Scandinavia's most thrilling sightseeing, we sail under towering fjord ...
    For Scandinavia's most thrilling sightseeing, we sail under towering fjord cliffs, hike on powerful glaciers, and find surviving traditions in remote farm hamlets. Then we delve into the Hanseatic ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Oslo
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    S6 E7: Oslo
    The proud spirit of the Norwegian people shines in every dimension of their ...
    The proud spirit of the Norwegian people shines in every dimension of their capital city—from its once-fearsome Viking ships to its sleek new Opera House, from tales of World War II heroism to the ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Andalucía, Gibraltar and Tangier
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    S6 E6: Andalucía, Gibraltar and Tangier
    Exploring Andalucía, we experience the quintessence of Spanish culture. ...
    Exploring Andalucía, we experience the quintessence of Spanish culture. Starting up high in Spain's whitewashed hill towns, we roll down to the coast to enjoy the windsurfing mecca of Tarifa. Then we ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Granada, Cordoba, and Spain's Costa del Sol
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    S6 E5: Granada, Cordoba, and Spain's Costa del Sol
    Andalucía's Moorish heritage sparkles in the historic capitals of Granada and ...
    Andalucía's Moorish heritage sparkles in the historic capitals of Granada and Cordoba. And the pride of the Reconquista and the power of Queen Isabel and King Ferdinand enliven the region's great ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- The Best of Slovenia
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    S6 E4: The Best of Slovenia
    Little Slovenia is the least visited and most underrated of Europe's alpine ...
    Little Slovenia is the least visited and most underrated of Europe's alpine countries. From its prosperous capital of Ljubljana, we enjoy the mountain resort of Lake Bled, venture into the Julian Alps ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Dubrovnik and Balkan Side-Trips
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    S6 E3: Dubrovnik and Balkan Side-Trips
    Nestled inside its mighty ramparts is Dubrovnik, the "Pearl of the Adriatic." ...
    Nestled inside its mighty ramparts is Dubrovnik, the "Pearl of the Adriatic." From this remarkably preserved medieval fortress city, we venture into less-touristed corners of the former Yugoslavia. In ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Croatia: Adriatic Delights
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    S6 E2: Croatia: Adriatic Delights
    A fascinating land with a hard-fought history, Croatia is emerging as one of ...
    A fascinating land with a hard-fought history, Croatia is emerging as one of Europe's top destinations. Sampling the best of Croatia, we start by exploring the Dalmatian Coast from Dubrovnik to ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Iran's Historic Capitals
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    S5 E14: Iran's Historic Capitals
    Iran's rich history goes back millennia, to the days when Persepolis was home to ...
    Iran's rich history goes back millennia, to the days when Persepolis was home to "the king of kings." In this episode, Rick Steves explores three historic capitals of Iran: Persepolis, with its ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Iran: Tehran and Side Trips
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    S5 E13: Iran: Tehran and Side Trips
    As he’s done with previous programs on Israel, Egypt, and Eastern Turkey, Rick ...
    As he’s done with previous programs on Israel, Egypt, and Eastern Turkey, Rick takes us beyond Europe to a place that’s rich with history…and mystery. In this first of two half-hour shows on ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Istanbul
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    S5 E12: Istanbul
    Where Europe comes face to face with Asia, we’ll explore the fascinating city ...
    Where Europe comes face to face with Asia, we’ll explore the fascinating city of Istanbul. We’ll lose our way in the Grand Bazaar, munch our way through the famously fragrant Spice Market. We’ll ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Denmark beyond Copenhagen
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    S5 E11: Denmark beyond Copenhagen
    Using Copenhagen as a springboard, we’ll visit the best of Denmark. Aarhus ...
    Using Copenhagen as a springboard, we’ll visit the best of Denmark. Aarhus welcomes us with its affluence, open-air museum, and preserved ancient bog man. Roskilde impresses visitors with its royal ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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  • Rick Steves' Europe -- Copenhagen
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    S5 E10: Copenhagen
    Denmark’s capital is the most fun-loving in Scandinavia. As we get to know ...
    Denmark’s capital is the most fun-loving in Scandinavia. As we get to know Copenhagen, we’ll discover reminders of its Viking history and see reflections today of its proudly independent ways. ...
    Air Date 8/5/2014
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