Assisi and “Italian Charm”


Connect with rustic Italian traditions on the latest season of Rick Steves' travel series.

This article, written by Jennifer Robinson, appears on PBS.

RICK STEVES’ EUROPE: Assisi And Italian Country Charm

Consummate traveler, host and best-selling guidebook author Rick Steves returns for a ninth season of the travel series RICK STEVES’ EUROPE. This season, join Rick as he experiences the local culture, cuisine and fun in some of Europe’s most interesting places, including Italy, England, GermanyBulgaria and Romania.

Whether you want to visit Siena’s wild Il Palio horse race or explore the forested mountains of Transylvania for a peek at an old German fortress, Rick provides informative and enlightening ways to enjoy Europe’s great cities and off-the-beaten-path discoveries.

“Assisi And Italian Country Charm” – In the Italian countryside, Rick connects with rustic, traditional culture: enjoying an agriturismo (farmhouse inn), seeing how prosciutto and pecorino cheese are made, and hiking down into deep and ancient wine cellars. Watch at PBS…

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