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Rick Steves' Europe Video — a video podcast based on Rick's popular TV series — gives you a colorful look at the sights, people and history behind Europe's most interesting destinations. Visit http://www.ricksteves.com for more European travel info on these destinations.

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Rick Steves' Europe Video — a video podcast based on Rick's popular TV series — gives you a colorful look at the sights, people and history behind Europe's most interesting destinations. Visit http://www.ricksteves.com for more European travel info on these destinations.

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    Chamonix, France: Thin-Air Thrills at the Aiguille du Midi

    Chamonix, France: Thin-Air Thrills at the Aiguille du Midi

    Looming nearly two miles above the town of Chamonix is the Aiguille du Midi, part of the Mont Blanc massif in the French Alps. At 12,600 feet, it's also the highest mountain peak served by cable car. Take the ride up from Chamonix to immerse yourself in snow-capped peaks, a sea of glaciers, and unforgettable views of France and Italy. More info about travel to France: https://www.ricksteves.com/europe/france

    • 4 min
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    Berner Oberland, Switzerland: Exploring the Swiss Alps on Foot

    Berner Oberland, Switzerland: Exploring the Swiss Alps on Foot

    In the famous Berner Oberland, gondola lifts and funiculars take visitors high into the Alps, making for easy and jaw-droppingly beautiful hikes back down. Along the way, cliff-clinging villages like Mürren and Gimmelwald offer hikers the chance to rest their feet, experience traditional Swiss alpine culture, and toast their adventure with a refreshing beer before heading back down. More info about travel to Switzerland: https://www.ricksteves.com/europe/switzerland

    • 2 min
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    Hall in Tirol, Austria: The Town That Salt Built

    Hall in Tirol, Austria: The Town That Salt Built

    If you want the natural surroundings of Innsbruck without the crowds, head to Hall in Tirol. Built as a salt-mining town when Innsbruck was just a humble bridge, Hall became an important trading city. Today, its well-preserved medieval town center features a rich bundle of pastel buildings and cobbled streets that feel refreshingly traditional. More info about travel to Austria: https://www.ricksteves.com/europe/austria

    • 2 min
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    Giza, Egypt: The Pyramids and Great Sphinx

    Giza, Egypt: The Pyramids and Great Sphinx

    The Pyramids of Giza are one of the most recognizable scenes in all of tourism. The grandest is known as the Great Pyramid; one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, it was designed to house the pharaoh Cheops' body — and help send his soul into the afterlife. Nearby, the Great Sphinx keeps watch over the rising sun.

    • 3 min
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    Why We Travel: To Appreciate History

    Why We Travel: To Appreciate History

    (Part 2 of 5) In this clip from Rick's "Why We Travel" TV special, we learn how, through travel, we can deepen our understanding of history, gain context and perspective…and become wiser.

    • 4 min
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    Vienna, Austria: The Ringstrasse

    Vienna, Austria: The Ringstrasse

    Vienna's historic center is encircled by a road called the Ringstrasse. In the 1860s, Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria had Vienna's medieval walls torn down and replaced with this grand boulevard. Today, the three-mile loop is lined with many of Vienna's top sights; hop aboard one of the trams that traverse the Ringstrasse for a DIY, budget tour of the city. More info about travel to Austria: https://www.ricksteves.com/europe/austria

    • 2 min

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Dalisan ,

Gracias!

Los reportajes de Rick por muchos de los lugares de Europa por los que ya hemos viajado nos aseguran que sus informaciones, consejos y datos son dignos de ser tomados en cuenta y muy útiles a la hora de preparar un viaje. Me ha dado muchas ideas para nuevos viajes y el simple placer de ver sus reportajes es una delicia porque tanto la fotografia como los textos están muy bien conseguidos.Un gran trabajo!

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