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Rick Steves: European Insights

Watch August 2, 2013 at 8:30pm & August 4, 2013 at 10:30pm on WMHT TV.

In this half-hour special, Rick Steves brings art and history to life in Pisa, provides thoughtful history lessons while visiting Mauthausen Concentration Camp, Hitler's Eagle's Nest in Berchtesgaden and the Danish Nazi Resistance Museum in Copenhagen, and keeps viewers up-to-speed on breaking developments in Europe's ethnic diversity and investment in its infrastructure. A five-minute pledge break separates each segment.

Rick Steves: Europe with Abandon!

Watch August 6, 2013 at 7:30pm on WMHT TV.

In this half-hour special, Rick Steves highlights the quintessential experiences of European travel — great food, fun-loving people and vivid culture. In Scandinavia, he savors seafood freshly caught from a fjord, delights in the riveting beat of flamenco in Andalucia in southern Spain and joins in celebrating a new day in Bosnia — once war-torn, but now bursting with promise.

Rick Steves: Europe Travel Skills

August 10, 2013 at 9am on WMHT TV.

This special distills Rick Steves' 30 years of travel experience into an information-rich two-hour special. Rick dispenses practical advice on enjoying a fun, affordable and culturally broadening trip to Europe. Shot on his favorite 3,000-mile "Best of Europe" loop — Amsterdam, Germany's Rhineland, Venice, Siena, the Italian Riviera, the Swiss Alps, Paris and London — Rick shares the essential skills of smart travel. He covers planning an itinerary, hurdling the language barrier, driving rental cars and catching trains, avoiding scams, eating well, sleeping smart, staying safe and revealing everything viewers need to know to turn their travel dreams into reality.

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