Rick Steves' Europe With Abandon
Airs Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 11:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
In this 30-minute celebration of European culture, "Rick Steves' Europe With Abandon" highlights the quintessence of European travel: great food, fun-loving people, and hands-on experiences.
From savoring seafood fresh from the fjord, to the riveting beat of flamenco in Andalucía, to celebrating a new era of hope in war-scarred Bosnia — this special shows how Europeans embracing life with abandon can inspire us to get the most out of our lives as well.
Rick's Travel Philosophy:
Travel is freedom...one of the last great sources of legal adventure. Travel is intensified living, with maximum thrills per minute. It's recess, and we need it. Experiencing the real Europe requires catching it by surprise, going casual...Through the Back Door.