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Earthy Bulgaria

Native-born guide Lyuba Boyanin tells Rick how ancient traditions cross paths with post-Soviet capitalist energy, and...

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Eastern Europe: Then and Now

A few of Rick's friends who grew up "behind the Iron Curtain" talk about their countries and what the region offers...

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Eastern European Cultures

Rick quizzes three Eastern European friends on the distinctive appeal of their home countries: Hungary, Slovenia, and...

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Growing Up Under Communism

Rick chats with three former Communists who share what it was like being raised in different types of Communist...

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Home Sweet Croatia

Jennifer Wilson explains what it was like to relocate her family from the Midwest to the Croatian mountain village of...

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Hungarian Countryside

Two guides from Hungary explain the delights of the Hungarian countryside, including thermal spas and a rich...

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Hungary I: Budapest

Rick talks with two Hungarian tour guides about the "Paris of Eastern Europe," the hot springs, and Hungarian food....

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Hungary II: Beyond Budapest

Rick and Budapest-based tour guide Péter Pölczman explore options for getting beyond the busy capital of Budapest to...

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Hungary III: Goulash Culture

Rick revisits Hungary with Elteka Parine Berecz, a teacher and tour guide based in Hungary. She offers advice on...

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Orthodox Easter

Orthodox Christians in Bulgaria and Greece get ready for Easter. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.

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Poland

Polish tour guide Kasia Derlicka offers ideas for travelers investigating genealogical roots. Cameron Hewitt,...

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Prague

Two tour guides based in Prague offer advice on avoiding the summer flood of tourists, give budget tips, and...

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Sarajevo: 20 Years After the Seige

Amir Telibecirovic, Sarajevo-based journalist and tour guide, describes what it was like to live through the Siege of...

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Slovenia and Croatia

Rick's tour guide friends from Slovenia fill him in on why their small country has become so popular as a...

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Slovenia: Alps and Polka

Rick learns about the country of Slovenia from native guides Tina Hiti and Marijan Krisovic, who share highlights of...

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Soviet Lifestyles

After 40 years of Communism, the countries of Eastern Europe are coming into their own. Three Eastern European tour...

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Intro from Rick Steves

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

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Norway's Fjords

Lisa Rybloom, tour guide to Scandinavia, tips for enjoying Norway's scenic fjord country. For more info on traveling...

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Modern Sweden

Tour guide Åsa Danielsson from Stockholm explains how a strong sense of ethics and fairness shapes the social order...

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Stockholm al Fresco

Åsa Danielsson, a tour guide from Stockholm, shares her favorite spots in this charming city of islands and parks....

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