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Rick Steves' Europe

Iran's Historic Capitals

25:51

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 splendid monuments; Shiraz, with the tombs of Iran's most beloved poets; and Esfahan, with its extraordinary mosques and endearing people.

Episodes of Rick Steves' Europe25

Rick Steves' Europe

Berlin

A tumultuous 20th century left reunited Berlin entertaining more visitors than ever.

25:04

Rick Steves' Europe

Prague

We experience the best-preserved Baroque city in Central Europe, Prague

25:03

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The Netherlands Beyond Amsterdam

By train, bike, and boat, we visit the top Dutch sights outside of Amsterdam

25:02

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Amsterdam

Europe's best-preserved 17th-century city, Amsterdam is traditional and modern.

25:04

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Padova, Italy: The Scrovegni Chapel

Scrovegni Chapel is covered in remarkable frescoes depicting the lives of Jesus and Mary.

3:32

Rick Steves' Europe

Güzelyurt, Turkey: Beautiful Land

Turkey's remote Güzelyurt is a harmony of cultures, history, architecture, and religions.

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Berlin Preview

A tumultuous 20th century left reunited Berlin entertaining more visitors than ever.

0:30

Rick Steves' Europe

Prague Preview

The capital of the Czech Republic, Prague is the best-preserved Baroque city in Europe.

0:30

Rick Steves' Europe

Amsterdam Preview

Europe's best-preserved 17th-century city, Amsterdam is a delight to explore.

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