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Air Date: Sat, Apr 6, 2019 7:30 PM
In this second of two episodes on Europe’s greatest festivals, we’ll dance with Spaniards at Sevilla’s April Fair, celebrate Bastille Day in Paris, run with the bulls at Pamplona, and hoist a frothy stein at Munich’s Oktoberfest.
Air Date: Sat, Mar 30, 2019 7:30 PM
In this first of two episodes on Europe’s greatest festivals, we’ll cheer with the masses at Siena’s crazy Palio horse race, toss a caber at a Scottish Highland Games, don a mask for Carnevale in Venice, and celebrate Easter in Greece.
Air Date: Sat, Mar 9, 2019 7:30 PM
Taking you on a spring journey through Spain, Slovenia, Switzerland, Italy, and Greece, “Rick Steves’ European Easter” celebrates this 2,000-year-old story in a variety of cultures. You’ll feel the emotion of this special time as the Passion of Christ unfolds during Holy Week.
Air Date: Wed, Aug 29, 2018 9:00 PM
Professor Darius Arya explores the hidden secrets of the most fascinating cities of the ancient world, using 3D scanning technology that allows us to view their architectural jewels as they’ve never been seen before. In Athens, Arya explores the buildings on the Acropolis and the silver mines and quarries beyond the city.
Air Date: Sat, Jul 14, 2018 7:30 PM
Mickela celebrates the annual St. Nicholas feast with the Greek-American community in Queens, while also finding local heroes who keep the Greek culture alive.
Air Date: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 10:00 PM
Soar above the wonders of Britain, France, Germany, Italy and Greece in this sweeping aerial tour. With stunning visuals set to classical music from each region, viewers will be transported across iconic landscapes in a completely new way.
Air Date: Sat, Aug 6, 2016 9:00 PM
See how the Nazis and the IOC turned, to their mutual advantage, a relatively small, elitist sports event into an epic global and mass media spectacle that, despite the IOC’s determined attempts to forget, continues to this day.
Air Date: Tue, Jul 5, 2016 9:00 PM
Explore Greek history with archaeologists, historians, scientists and artists who are launching groundbreaking new explorations of what made the achievements of the ancient Greeks great.   Chasing Greatness Watch as ancient Greece’s legacy is invoked in Athens and at the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Air Date: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 9:00 PM
Explore Greek history with archaeologists, historians, scientists and artists who are launching groundbreaking new explorations of what made the achievements of the ancient Greeks great.   The Good Strife In the wake of the Bronze Age collapse, Greek civilization entered a crippling dark age.
Air Date: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 9:00 PM
Explore Greek history with archaeologists, historians, scientists and artists who are launching groundbreaking new explorations of what made the achievements of the ancient Greeks great.
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