Rudy Maxa, the award-winning public television host has for years shared his authoritative "tips, trips & secret places." Rudy is the travel expert millions trust to make their trips memorable. From magnificent cities and must-see landmarks to off the beaten path surprises that only Rudy knows, Best of Europe and Best Travel is the only way to go!
Program 1: London - Rudy invites you to take a look at London that goes beyond the postcard city, with visits to the ethnic neighborhood of Spitalfields, a speedboat ride along the Thames, and bar hopping in Soho and Camden Town.
Program Two: Edinburgh and the Scottish Highlands - Join Rudy at the Edinburgh International Festival and the famous Royal Military Tattoo in the city's 1,400-year-old Edinburgh Castle. Next, take a trip on the so-called "Harry Potter Train," as well as a look at the wild beauty of the Isle of Skye.
Program 3: Ireland's West Coast - You are blessed with a bit of Irish luck as Rudy takes on Ireland's ruggedly beautiful west coast. Start in Galway and then take a boat trip to the fabled Aran Islands. Next, pass through the eerie landscape of the Burren, sample the best of Irish folk music, and binge on a medieval banquet at Bunratty Castle.
Program 4: Out of London - The countryside of London echoes with storybook images. Around every hedgerow are mythic castles, ruined abbeys, and prehistoric monuments. Rudy takes you to Hampton Court, Oxford, Jane Austen's house, Camelot, and the mysterious megaliths of Stonehenge.
Blu-ray Plus Combo Pack - In addition to the Blu-ray disc, this combo pack also includes:
DVD version of the program(s) that you can play in your DVD player, vehicle or computer.
Digital copy of the program that you can download to your computer and/or transfer to your mobile devices
Smart Travels with Rudy Maxa (Seasons 1 - 5) Rudy Maxa's World (Seasons 1 - 4)
Trust Rudy if you want to travel in style."-The Today Show
"A pleasant and worthwhile trip that should inspire travelers and expand the world of armchair explorers."-DVD Town
Run Time: 1 hour and 40 minutes
Take a grand tour of the Old World with public radio's original Savvy Traveler, Rudy Maxa,...