Rick Steves' Greece and East Mediterranean
By Rick Steves
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Rick Steves' Greece and East Mediterranean is a collection of "Travel with Rick Steves" radio interviews featuring travel tips and lessons from Rick and the expert teachers who guide Rick Steves' tours around Greece and East Mediterranean. Whether you're heading off on your own or taking a guided tour, Rick Steves' Greece and East Mediterranean will help you enjoy the richest and most meaningful travel experience possible. You'll also find a wide array of related travel information on Greece and East Mediterranean at www.ricksteves.com.
||Intro from Rick Steves||Rick provides a brief introduction to his Greece and Eastern Mediterranean playlist, a collection of audio files designed to help you plan and enjoy your best possible trip, plus audio tours of Athens' historic sites and museums. For more info on travelin||4/11/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sightseeing in the Ancient World||Two expert guides help Rick make sense of ancient stones and rubble left behind by the great cultures of the Mediterranean. For more info on traveling in Europe, see www.ricksteves.com.||4/11/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Athens City Walk Audio Tour||Modern bustle, old sights||5/7/12||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||Map: Athens City Walk||PDF companion map||5/7/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Acropolis Audio Tour||Famous hill with Parthenon||5/6/12||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||Map: The Acropolis||PDF companion map||5/6/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ancient Agora Audio Tour||Ruins of old city center||5/5/12||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||Map: Ancient Agora||PDF companion map||5/5/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||National Archaeological Museum Audio Tour||World-class ancient art||5/4/12||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||Map: Nat'l Archaeological Museum||PDF companion map||5/4/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Athens||Greek tour guide Anastasia Gaitanou tells Rick how Athens has grown into a visitor-friendly destination, complete with a new Acropolis museum. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.||2/20/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Antiquities and Archaeology||We make sense out of the rubble of antiquity with the help of guides from Greece and Egypt. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.||3/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Greece Meets Turkey||Two female tour guides — one from Greece and one from Turkey — discuss what's behind the tensions between their two countries. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.||3/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Greece Travel Tips I||Greek travel expert Penny Kolomvatsou discusses the spruced-up capital of Athens, the villages of the mainland and the islands, and how travelers can best experience Greece's rich history in the ruins of its ancient past. Related travel information at www||3/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Greece Travel Tips II||David Willitt, an Australian tour guide who spends much of the year showing off the sites of Greece, gives advice on how to find the real Greece beyond the blockbuster sights of Athens. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.||3/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Peloponnesian Greece||Two Greek travel experts share tips on what the Peloponnesian Peninsula has to offer travelers, from historical sites and mythology to laid-back small towns and uncrowded beaches. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.||3/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Retracing Homer's Travels||Rick interviews writer Scott Huler about his voyage that retraced the mythical journey of Ulysses and the book it inspired. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.||3/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Sailing the Eastern Mediterranean||Sailing expert Anthony Sandberg gives Rick advice on how to experience the eastern Mediterranean — much like the ancients did — by island-hopping in a boat. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.||3/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Holy Land||Author Eva Marie Everson, who made a pilgrimage to the ancient religious sites of Israel, shares her memories, describes the sites that other modern pilgrims can visit, and offers advice for travelers. Related travel information at www.ricksteves.com.||3/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
Greece and Eastern Mediterranean Audio Tour
This audio tour is great and easy to use on an ipod, ipad, etc. It has great facts and information, maps to download and print and pictures to be displayed as you play the podcast for each stop on the tour (separated into tracks if you download from the itunes store to an ipod, etc). It's the podcast version of about 100 pages from his Greece guidebook, plus more. It's a quality free product and up to Rick Steves' high standards.
His web site has information on how to download to an ipod, etc for beginners.
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