Travel with Rick Steves
663 The MLK Trail; Afghanistan Ski Challenge; Favorite Travel Memories
The president of the social-justice nonprofit Sojourners joins Rick to discuss places you can visit to better appreciate the life and civil-rights accomplishments of Martin Luther King, Jr. Travel writer Tim Neville describes how a homegrown ski slope had brought a bit of joy — at least for a few years — to the young people of Bamyan, Afghanistan. And listeners share their favorite travel memories as they anticipate embarking on new adventures before too long.
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683 English Country Gardens; On Becoming a Gardener; In Praise of Wasting TimeEnglish tour guides share their enthusiasm for enjoying the riot of color and inspiration you'll find in England's best country gardens. Then author Catie Marron... Read more
480b Turn Right at Machu Picchu; Lafayette in the USA; ScotchAuthor Mark Adams shares what he learned about Incan history while trekking to Machu Picchu. Then author Sarah Vowell explains how Revolutionary War hero Marquis... Read more
682 Europe By The Book; Berlin Day Trips; Mexico City 2022Hear what life is like in Mexico City in 2022 from an ex-pat American. Get tips for great day trips from Berlin from German tour... Read more
681 French Impressionism; Perfect Week in Paris; First Timer’s LouvreCelebrate Bastille Day with French guides. They'll explain the impressionist techniques perfected in the early 20th century, provide insider advice for designing the perfect Parisian... Read more