Travel Skills: Cruising
rick steves' europe

Setting sail on the Mediterranean, Rick explores the ins and outs and pros and cons of cruising. He learns how to get the most out of a cruise, and exercises his independence to make smart use of limited time on shore by planning well, avoiding lines, and eating quick-but-local meals on the go. Along with the joys and efficiencies of cruising, Rick considers the downsides, including the inevitable congestion and commercialism that comes with mass tourism.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 47 seconds

Episode Number: 1004

About Rick Steves' Europe:

RICK STEVES' EUROPE offers a fresh perspective on the best travel advice, including where to stay, what to see and how to get around in Europe.

Rick Steves shares his extensive knowledge of European history, art and culture.

His years as America's most popular European guidebook author blends with his relaxed but informative style to make this one of public television's most popular series.


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Thu, Feb 2 6:00 P.M. Glasgow and Scottish Passions     NH CREATE
Thu, Feb 2 6:00 P.M. Glasgow and Scottish Passions     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Feb 2 10:00 P.M. Glasgow and Scottish Passions     NH CREATE
Fri, Feb 3 5:00 A.M. Glasgow and Scottish Passions     NH CREATE
Fri, Feb 3 7:30 A.M. Egypt's Nile, Alexandria, and Luxor     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Feb 3 11:00 A.M. Austrian and Italian Alps     NH CREATE
Fri, Feb 3 6:00 P.M. Austrian and Italian Alps     NH CREATE
Fri, Feb 3 7:30 P.M. European Festivals II     NHPBS
Sat, Feb 4 5:00 A.M. Austrian and Italian Alps     NH CREATE
Sat, Feb 4 9:00 A.M. Egypt's Cairo     NHPBS
Sat, Feb 4 4:00 P.M. Burgundy: Profound France     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Feb 4 4:30 P.M. The Best of Slovenia     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Feb 4 6:00 P.M. Swiss Alps     NH CREATE
Mon, Feb 6 7:30 A.M. Ethiopia: A Development Story     NH EXPLORE
Mon, Feb 6 11:00 A.M. French Alps and Lyon     NH CREATE
Mon, Feb 6 6:00 P.M. Austrian and Italian Alps     NH EXPLORE

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