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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/BmLhGXCCOLPjHBnrPNF5tA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false The creative spirit of Spain’s Catalunya--the land of Picasso, Gaudi, and Salvador Dali--is on a roll. We’ll get caught up in the festivity of Barcelona, enjoying the vibrant street scenes, tasty tapas, and pedestrian-friendly Gothic Quarter. Then we’ll take a scenic side trip to mountaintop... /episodes/get/16821 /episode/16821 Barcelona and Catalunya /episode-player/16821

The creative spirit of Spain's Catalunya the land of Picasso, Gaudi and Salvador Dali is on a roll. We'll get caught up in the festivity of Barcelona, enjoying the vibrant street scenes, tasty tapas and pedestrian-friendly Gothic Quarter. Then we'll take a scenic side trip to mountaintop Montserrat, and finish with an artist's pilgrimage along the Costa Brava to Salvador Dali country seaside Cadaques to visit his home and nearby Figures to experience his playfully surreal mausoleum/museum.

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Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:00
WGBY 57/HD
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/QjnDcKG8ehFic-aVD1atuA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false The homeland of the proud and resiliant Basque people is split between France and Spain. From our San Sebastián home base, we tour the ancient Basque capital of Gernika, the dazzling Guggenheim Modern in Bilbao, and then cross into France for more Basque Country charms. From yummy tapa bars to... /episodes/get/18174 /episode/18174 Basque Country /episode-player/18174

The homeland of the proud and resiliant Basque people is split between France and Spain. From our San Sebastian home base, we tour the ancient Basque capital of Gernika, the dazzling Guggenheim Modern in Bilbao, and then cross into France for more Basque Country charms. From yummy tapa bars to lightning-fast jai alai games, we'll experience Basque culture at its most vivid.

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Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/IKrKy82KeSj1k0EAaebRow==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false No trip to Emerald Isle is complete without a visit to Northern Ireland. We tour bustling Belfast, sneaking a peek at its politically charged neighborhoods, head for the Antrim Coast and go wild in Portrush, Ulster's Coney Island. We taste-test Irish whiskey, scramble over six-sided rock... /episodes/get/14766 /episode/14766 Belfast and the Best of Northern Ireland /episode-player/14766

No trip to Emerald Isle is complete without a visit to Northern Ireland. We tour bustling Belfast, sneaking a peek at its politically charged neighborhoods. Then we head for the Antrim Coast and go wild in Portrush, Ulster's Coney Island. We taste-test Irish whiskey, scramble over six-sided rock columns, putter through a world-class golf course, and stomp our feet to Irish music in rough-and- tumble Derry.

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Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/1iQOpm1QK3J9NhyHq7MCOA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Burgundy is a calm and cultivated corner of France, where fine living is intimately tied to nature and traditions run strong . We’ll travel on a canal barge, visit a medieval hospice and a modern monastery, build a barrel, appreciate fine Burgundy wine, slurp escargot, and eat very, very well. If... /episodes/get/16819 /episode/16819 Burgundy: Profoundly French /episode-player/16819

Burgundy is a calm and cultivated corner of France, where nature is as sophisticated as the people. Traditions are strong here. We'll slow down to enjoy the region's edible, drinkable, scenic, and floatable delights. We'll travel on a canal barge, visit a medieval hospice and a modern monastery, build a barrel, appreciate fine Burgundy wine, slurp escargot, and eat very, very well. If you're looking for the quintessential French culture, you'll find it in Burgundy.

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Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/iNptzJuy6mEruDY3iLf8vA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Denmark’s capital is the most fun-loving in Scandinavia. As we get to know Copenhagen, we’ll discover reminders of its Viking history and see reflections today of its proudly independent ways. We’ll stroll down Europe’s first great pedestrian boulevard, ogle crown jewels in the palace treasury, and... /episodes/get/14783 /episode/14783 Copenhagen /episode-player/14783

Denmark's capital is the most fun-loving in Scandinavia. As we get to know Copenhagen, we'll discover reminders of its Viking history and symbols of its proudly independent ways today. We'll stroll through Europe's first great pedestrian zone, ogle crown jewels in the palace and take a bike ride through a famous hippie squatter community, finishing at Copenhagen's full-time carnival, Tivoli Gardens.

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Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:00
WGBY 57/HD
Fri May 15th, 12:30am
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/lg4zsljmUoPDowhv-oUuTA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false A fascinating land with a hard-fought history, Croatia is emerging as one of Europe's top destinations. Sampling the best of Croatia, we start by exploring the Dalmatian Coast from Dubrovnik to Adriatic island ports. Heading inland, we hike through Plitvice Lakes National Park and enjoy... /episodes/get/14786 /episode/14786 Croatia: Adriatic Delights /episode-player/14786

A fascinating land with a hard-fought history in a complex corner of Europe, Croatia is emerging as one of Europe's top destinations. Sampling the very best of Croatia, we start by exploring the fabled Dalmatian Coast from dramatic Dubrovnik to crusty Adriatic island ports. Heading inland, we hike through Plitvice Lakes National Park and enjoy the thriving capital city Zagreb. Our Croatian finale: the Istrian Peninsula and its enchanting port town of Rovinj.

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