Rick Steves' Europe
Spain & PortugalDVD - 2005
Join host Rick Steves on a 2-hour Iberian odyssey through the best of Spain and Portugal in five half-hour "Rick Steves' Europe" TV shows. Starting in Madrid, Rick wanders through the lavish Royal Palace, savors great art, and feels the pulse of flamenco. In nearby Toledo and Salamanca, Rick marvels at El Greco's masterpieces and enjoys some nightlife. To the south, Seville reveals its Moorish roots and tasty tapas, and Arcos treats viewers to the ultimate whitewashed hill town experience. To the west, Lisbon's ornate architecture recalls the glory days when Vasco da Gama and Magellan made Portugal a world power. Leaving the city, viewers will feel the wind at Cape Sagres, soak in the sun on the Algarve Coast, and taste some salty barnacles.