Travel with Rick Steves
673 Visiting Antarctica; Journeys of Trees; Italy's Northern Lakes
Travel writer Julian Sancton tells us how a trip to Antarctica helped him see that continent through the eyes of the early polar explorers. Then science reporter Zach St. George explains how some North American tree species are migrating to survive a warming climate. And two Italy-based tour guides take us to the resort lakes of northern Italy, where outdoor sports and celebrities compete with the scenery for visitors’ attention.
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529a Newfoundland Tour; Canada Day; Drink Dat New OrleansExplore what Canada has to offer! Newfoundland's Alan Doyle recommends sights to enjoy the rugged beauty of his Atlantic island home. Comedian and author Rick... Read more
679 Nordic Roots; Dutch Towns; Bridge to NicaraguaHear how the characters of Nordic mythology can help you better understand the past, and how they influence the epic tales that entertain us today.... Read more
567a Hokkaido; Arctic Solitaire; Bloomsday in DublinGet tips from an American-Japanese author for experiencing the rugged allure of Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. Then hear from a nature photographer what it's... Read more
678 Hiking in England; British Footnotes; High Tea in LondonTwo English tour guides discuss a time-honored way to enjoy the British countryside: "rambling" along Britain's well-marked system of hiking trails. Then author Peter Fiennes... Read more