Travel with Rick Steves
675 Appalachian Music Trails; Loire Valley Chateaux; Achtung Baby
British travel writer Will Hide recounts his journeys along the back roads of Appalachia, where country music first arose from the melodies and instruments of immigrants from the British Isles. Then tour guides from France share tips on exploring the Loire Valley’s many magnificent châteaux. And author Sara Zaske reveals what she learned from the German style of parenting while raising her young American children in Berlin.
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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