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Rick Steves' Most Romantic European Adventures Previous Broadcasts

KQED 9: Sun, Aug 6, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

In the Italian countryside, Rick connects with rustic, traditional culture, and ends this segment in Assisi - the hometown of St. Francis - which retains its spiritual aura to this day.
Then, explore the confidence and unique traditions of Siena, then head into wine country for a little dolce vita under the Tuscan sun.
Next, by train, bike, and boat, visit the top Dutch sights outside of Amsterdam.
Later, in the shadow of Venice, visit three great cities: Padua, Verona and Ravenna.
Finally, explore Italy's most remote and romantic stretch of Riviera, and visit five tiny port towns.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 27, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 20, 2017 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 20, 2017 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 19, 2017 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 12, 2017 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 12, 2017 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 6, 2017 -- 12:00 PM
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