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Rick Steves' Europe

Why We Travel

Season 11 Episode 1108

In times of crisis and challenge, we ask ourselves: What is the true value of travel? Is it just hedonism...or something more powerful? After a lifetime of exploring Europe Rick Steves shares his reasons why. This special episode is a sonnet to travel — an introspective love story, set in Europe, that vividly celebrates the rewards of exploring our world and the joy that awaits those who travel.

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Egypt’s Nile, Alexandria, and Luxor

Exploring the Nile Valley from north to south, we see the highlights of Egypt.
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Egypt’s Cairo

We visit teeming Cairo, straddling the Nile, exploring the back streets on a tuk-tuk.
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Germany’s Fascist Story

Traveling across Germany, we trace the roots of Nazism in the aftermath of World War I.
Season 11 Episode 1104
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French Alps and Lyon

After exploring the proud cuisine capital of Lyon we head for Chamonix.
Season 11 Episode 1103
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Swiss Alps

Switzerland draws travelers from around the world for its legendary mountains.
Season 11 Episode 1102
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Austrian and Italian Alps

In the Alps of Austria and Italy, we celebrate both nature and culture.
Season 11 Episode 1101
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Glasgow and Scottish Passions

Starting in Glasgow, we travel to Stirling Castle, taste whisky, and watch a sheepdog demo
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