Williamsburg Regional Library

Rick Steves' Europe, the 20-year anthology, produced in association with American Public Television and Oregon Public Broadcasting

Summary
Rick Stevens is your perfect travel partner, guiding you through 60 hours of discoveries in his favorite European cities, villages, and off-the-beaten-path destinations. The complete DVD set brings you every one of Rick's half-hour TV shows- plus his highly acclaimed, hour-long TV specials
Table Of Contents
[Disc 1.] Italy's cities. Rome: Ancient Glory -- Rome: Baroque Brilliance -- Rome: Back-Street Riches -- Florence: Heart of the Renaissance -- Florentine Delights and Tuscan Side-Trips -- Venice: City of Dreams -- Venice and Its lagoon -- Italy's Verona, Padova, and Ravenna. [Disc 2.] Italy's countryside. Milan and Lake Como -- Tuscany's dolce vita -- Italy's Great hill towns -- Naples and Pompeii -- Amalfi coast -- Italy's Riviera: Cinque Terre -- Assisi and Italian country charm. [Disc 3.] Paris and the Loire. Paris: Regal and Intimate -- Paris: Embracing Life and Art -- Highlights of Paris: Eiffel and Monet to Creme Brulee -- France's Loire: Chateau Country -- Paris Side-Trips. [Disc 4.] France's countryside. Normandy -- Provenance -- French Riviera -- Burgundy -- France's Dordogne -- France's Alsace. [Disc 5.] Germany. Munich and the foothills of the Alps -- Germany's romantic Rhine and Rothenburg -- Germany's Black Forest and Cologne -- Berlin -- Germany's Hamburg and the Luther Trail -- Germany's Dresden and Leipzig -- Germany's Frankfurt and Nürenberg -- [Disc 6.] Austria and The Alps. Vienna -- Vienna and The Danube -- Salzburg and surroundings -- Alps of Austria and Italy -- Alps of France and Switzerland -- Switzerland's JungFrau region: best of The Alps -- Switzerland's great cities. [Disc 7.] England and Wales. London: historic and dynamic -- North Wales: feisty and poetic -- England's Bath and York -- North England's Lake District and Durham -- West England -- Southeast England -- England's Cornwall -- The heart of England -- [Disc 8.] Ireland and Scotland. Dublin and mystical side trips -- South Ireland: Waterford to the Ring of Kerry -- The best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway and the Aran islands -- Belfast and the best of Northern Ireland -- Edinburgh -- Scotland's highlands -- Scotland's islands -- Glasgow and Scottish passions. [Disc 9.] Spain. Barcelona and Catalunya -- Basque country -- Northern Spain and the Camino de Santiago -- The majesty of Madrid -- Highlights of Castile: Toledo and Salamanca -- Sevilla -- Granada, Córdoba, and Spain's Costa del Sol -- Andalucía, Gibraltar, and Tangier -- [Disc 10.] Portugal, Siciliy and Greece. Lisbon -- Portugal's heartland -- The best of Sicily -- Sicilian delights -- Greek islands" Santaorini, Mykonos and Rhodes -- Athens and side-trips -- Greece's Peloponnese. [Disc 11.] Scandinavia -- Copenhagen -- Denmark beyond Copenhagen -- Norway's West: fjords, mountains and Bergen -- Oslo -- Stockholm -- Helsinki and Tallinn: Baltic sisters -- Luther and the Reformation. [Disc 12.] Eastern Europe. Prague -- The Czech Republic beyond Prague -- Poland rediscovered: Kraków, Auschwitz and Warsaw -- Budapest: the best of Hungary -- Croatia: Adriatic delights -- The best of Slovenia -- Dubrovnik and Balkan side-trips. [Disc 13.] Benelux and beyond. Amsterdam -- The Netherlands: beyond Amsterdam -- Belgium: Bruges and Brussels -- Little Europe: five micro-countries -- Bulgaria -- Romania -- [Disc 14.] Turkey and The Holy Land. Istambul -- Western Turkey -- Central Turkey -- Eastern Turkey -- Rick Steves' The Holy Land: Israelis and Palestinians today -- Egypt.[Disc 15.]Travel specials, volume I: Europan festivals -- Cruising the Mediterranean -- Iran -- The story of fascism in Europe -- [Disc 16.]Travel specials vol II: European Christmas -- European Easter -- Europe through the back door TV pilot (1989) -- The Rick Steves tour experience. [Disc17.] European travel skills: Part I, Amsterdam, Rhine, Rothenburg; Part II, Venice, Siena, Italian Riviera; Part III, Swiss Alps, Paris, London -- European travel tips and tricks lecture -- Travel as a political act lecture
Language
eng
Copyright
Physical Description
17 videodiscs (approximately 3600 min.), sound, color, 4 3/4 in.
Specific Material Designation
videodisc

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