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Rick Steves' Europe

S7 Ep11: Venice and its Lagoon

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Venice, more than any other European city, has an endlessly seductive charm. For centuries, it was nicknamed La Serenissima, "The Most Serenely Beautiful One"—and for good reason. Along with sampling the art treasures of Venice and exploring its back-street wonders, we cruise its lagoon, stopping in Murano for glass, pastel Burano for lace, and murky Torcello for a sense of where Venica was born.

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Rick Steves' Europe

Southeast England

Rick travels the southeast coast of England, from Canterbury to Dover.

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Southeast England

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Rick Steves' Europe

European Easter

Rick observes Easter across Europe, from Carnival through Lent to Easter Sunday

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European Easter

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Rick Steves' Europe

England's Cornwall

Rick explores salty pirates' towns and Dartmoor National Park.

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England's Cornwall

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Rick Steves' Europe

Siena and Tuscany’s Wine Country

Rick enjoys a front-row seat at Siena's wild horse race - the venerable Palio

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Siena and Tuscany’s Wine Country

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Rick Steves' Europe

S8 Ep10: Delft, Netherlands: Town Square and Delftware

Laced with tranquil and picturesque canals, Delft would easily win the cuteness contest.

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S8 Ep10: Delft, Netherlands: Town Square and Delftware

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Rick Steves' Europe

S8 Ep8: Padova, Italy: The Scrovegni Chapel

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

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S8 Ep8: Padova, Italy: The Scrovegni Chapel

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Rick Steves' Europe

S8 Ep12: Berlin, Germany: The Wall and Checkpoint Charlie

In Berlin, we explore museums dedicated to the history of the gone-but-not-forgotten Wall.

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S8 Ep12: Berlin, Germany: The Wall and Checkpoint Charlie

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Rick Steves' Europe

S8 Ep4: Fontainebleau, France: Royal Château

Fontainebleau is unrivaled among France’s palaces as a showcase of French history.

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S8 Ep4: Fontainebleau, France: Royal Château

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Rick Steves' Europe

S8 Ep9: Amsterdam, Netherlands: The Van Gogh Museum

Amsterdam's Van Gogh Museum tells the story of Vincent's life, through his art.

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S8 Ep9: Amsterdam, Netherlands: The Van Gogh Museum

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Rick Steves' Europe

S8 Ep11: Prague, Czech Republic: Old Town Square

Prague is one of Europe’s best-preserved cities, and Old Town Square shows it beautifully.

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S8 Ep11: Prague, Czech Republic: Old Town Square

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S8 Ep2: Güzelyurt, Turkey: Beautiful Land

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

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S8 Ep2: Güzelyurt, Turkey: Beautiful Land

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Rick Steves' Europe

S8 Ep5: Tel Aviv, Israel: Beautiful Beaches and Tasty Cuisin

Cosmopolitan Tel Aviv enjoys its in-love-with-life Mediterranean beaches and cuisine.

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S8 Ep5: Tel Aviv, Israel: Beautiful Beaches and Tasty Cuisin

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S8 Ep12: Berlin Preview

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

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S8 Ep12: Berlin Preview

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S8 Ep11: Prague Preview

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

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S8 Ep10: The Netherlands beyond Amsterdam Preview

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

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