rick steeves podcasts

The State of the European Union

European Union experts Hilbren Buys and Ben Curtis return with an update on the E.U., to help us understand the roots...

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Student Travel in Europe

Rick chats with his son Andy, a recent college grad who's learned a few tricks of his own for low-cost travel options...

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Intro from Rick Steves

Rick provides a brief introduction to his Netherlands/Belgium playlist, a collection of audio files designed to help...

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Amsterdam Update

Dutch tour guide Nica Johnson fills Rick in on the latest in Amsterdam, including renovations to the city's great...

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Amsterdam by Bike

Amsterdam-based tour guide Nica Johnson explains how visitors can enjoy her bike-friendly city on two wheels. For...

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Dutch Treats

Jonathan Groubert recommends some of the fun places he and his family enjoy in the Netherlands. He also attempts to...

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Beer in Belgium

Stu Stuart, who regularly leads beer tours of Belgium, explains why Belgian brews are worth a special trip. For more...

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The Netherlands, Inside Out

American journalist Jonathan Groubert talks about the politics and culture of his adopted Dutch home. For more info...

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Changing Dutch Society

Jonathan Groubert, an American journalist who has made the Netherlands his home for 20 years, gives us an insider's...

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The Low Countries

Two natives of the low countries talk about the distinctive cultures of the Netherlands and Belgium. Related travel...

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Amsterdam

In this excerpt from his travel memoir, Rick contemplates contemporary Dutch culture, the persistent scars of World...

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Backdoor Amsterdam

Rick and Andrew Bender, author of the Lonely Planet guidebook to Amsterdam, discuss the city's underappreciated...

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Belgium Travel Trips

Belgian tour guide Ferdi Menghi joins Rick to talk about his country's easygoing flair and great food. Related travel...

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Dutch Society from the Inside Out

Guides from the Netherlands to explain how the Dutch get along in their densely-packed and efficient country, where...

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Dutch Tolerance

Rick chats with tour guide Ton Van Gardere about how Amsterdam's policy of "live and let live" works, what's behind...

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Netherlands Culture I

This densely populated little country is a role model for how to live together in a modern society. Dutch-born tour...

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Netherlands Culture II

Rick and Rolinka Bloeming talk about Dutch bicycle culture and offer suggestions for visiting the colorful spring...

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Madhur Jaffrey's India

Actor and author Madhur Jaffrey shares childhood memories of India. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.

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Joanna Lumley's Travels

Actor Joanna Lumley tells Rick about her trip to Bhutan and her work on behalf of the Ghurkas of Nepal. Related...

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Terry Tempest Williams' Rwanda

Author Terry Tempest Williams tells Rick how she found solace and hope in Rwanda in the wake of 9/11. Related travel...

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