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Norway's West: Fjords, Mountains and Bergen

Season 6 Episode 608 | 25m 05s

For Scandinavia's most thrilling sightseeing, we sail under towering fjord cliffs, hike on powerful glaciers, and find surviving traditions in remote farm hamlets. Then we delve into the Hanseatic heritage and enjoy the salty hospitality of Norway's historic capitol, Bergen.

Aired: 10/01/10
Norway's West: Fjords, Mountains and Bergen
Distributed nationally by American Public Television
Extras
This special is a sonnet to travel as Rick celebrates the joy of exploring our world.
Rick Steves shares European places he'd love to visit when we can travel again post-COVID
In times of crisis and challenge, we ask ourselves: What is the true value of travel?
We visit teeming Cairo, straddling the Nile, exploring the back streets on a tuk-tuk.
Traveling across Germany, we trace the roots of Nazism in the aftermath of World War I.
Rick uses Ethiopia as a classroom for understanding global hunger and extreme poverty
Exploring the Nile Valley from north to south, we see the highlights of Egypt.
After exploring the proud cuisine capital of Lyon we head for Chamonix.
Switzerland draws travelers from around the world for its legendary mountains.
In the Alps of Austria and Italy, we celebrate both nature and culture.
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  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 10
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 9
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 8
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 7
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 6
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 5
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 4
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 3
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 2
  • Rick Steves' Europe Season 1
In times of crisis and challenge, we ask ourselves: What is the true value of travel?
Traveling across Germany, we trace the roots of Nazism in the aftermath of World War I.
We visit teeming Cairo, straddling the Nile, exploring the back streets on a tuk-tuk.
Exploring the Nile Valley from north to south, we see the highlights of Egypt.
Rick uses Ethiopia as a classroom for understanding global hunger and extreme poverty
After exploring the proud cuisine capital of Lyon we head for Chamonix.
Switzerland draws travelers from around the world for its legendary mountains.
In the Alps of Austria and Italy, we celebrate both nature and culture.
Starting in Glasgow, we travel to Stirling Castle, taste whisky, and watch a sheepdog demo
We'll wander across the Isles of Iona and Skye, then set sail for Orkney’s Scapa Flow.