Passport to Europe, Season 1Closed Captioning
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Bonjour. Guten Tag. Hola. Ciao. Hello, Europe — here comes Samantha Brown! With her bags packed and passport in hand, travel expert Samantha Brown journeys throughout Europe. During her adventures, Samantha offers practical travel tips and introduces us to an "A-list" of experts who'll share the best their city has to offer Americans traveling abroad. Samantha will reveal her favorite spots, including where to eat, where to sleep, and where to play. Whether its finding the most romantic spot in Venice, eating oysters on the coast of Brittany, catching the Olympic spirit in Turin, stomping grapes on a Greek Island, or shopping for a bargain in Milan, join Samantha as she takes full advantage of her Passport to Europe.
|1||Closed CaptioningVideoRome, Italy||Samantha taps into the passionate heartbeat of the Eternal City of Rome. Find out where to have the true Roman coffee experience and how to avoid three-hour lines at the city's top attractions. Then go along with Sam to take in the 21st century ambiance of Rome's wild nightlife.||21:59||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|2||Closed CaptioningVideoLondon Now||An eclectic mix of avant-garde and rich traditional, London is the quintessential cosmopolitan experience. Samantha demonstrates how to hop on the London Eye, sample the city's most popular Indian cuisine, and beat the lines at Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|3||Closed CaptioningVideoBerlin, Germany||Twenty times the size of Manhattan, Berlin is a city constantly on the move. Samantha visits the Pergamon, one of the city's top art museums, and stops by the Brandenburg Gate to chat with the "king" before finding Berlin's new-found freedom at the Berlin Wall.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|4||Closed CaptioningVideoLisbon, Portugal||It may be the smallest capital in Europe, but Lisbon is synonymous with adventure. Samantha visits a studio where handmade tiles have been made for centuries, eats at a monastery bakery and drinks a cup of bica while listening to music heard only in Portugal.||21:59||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|5||Closed CaptioningVideoBarcelona, Spain||Art, architecture, and cava wine are staples in this Spanish coastal city. Samantha samples the nightlife of El Xampanyet Bar and discovers the unique architecture of Antoni Gaudi before strolling the medieval lanes, sidewalk markets, and festive street celebrations.||21:56||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|6||Closed CaptioningVideoSimply Paris||Experience everything that is simply Paris! Samantha strolls along the Champs-Elysees, satisfies a sweet tooth with French pastry at Laduree, takes a twilight river cruise along the Seine, and more while falling for the opulent, magnificent beauty of this splendid city.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|7||Closed CaptioningVideoZurich, Switzerland||Vacation in one of Europe's priciest cities, where a disproportionate number of the natives happen to be millionaires. Samantha learns what is stored in the vaults of Zurich's international banks and where to shop for local specialties like chocolate and cheese.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|8||Closed CaptioningVideoBrussels, Belgium||Ever consider Brussels, Belgium as your next European vacation destination? Samantha Brown takes off to this capital city and is totally charmed by it. Join Samantha as she explores everything that makes Brussels a great city to relax in and enjoy.||21:57||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|9||Closed CaptioningVideoAmsterdam, the Netherlands / Holland||Did you know that the city of Amsterdam has more bridges and canals than Venice? And that nearly 80% of the population of the Netherlands owns a bicycle? These are just a few things that Samantha Brown discovers when she visits Amsterdam, Holland.||21:46||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|10||Closed CaptioningVideoDublin, Ireland||Dublin is experiencing a massive revitalization, and word has gotten out that this Irish city is becoming more cosmopolitan - but Samantha's there to experience its traditional Irish heritage, which she finds most entertainingly in its people!||21:57||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|11||Closed CaptioningVideoPrague, Czech Republic||Closed to visitors until 1990, Prague has emerged as a top 21st century European destination. Art is a way of life in this city of expression that was home to Mozart himself. Samantha hunts for local Czech cuisine in a city that has opened its arms to travelers.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|13||Closed CaptioningVideoEdinburgh, Scotland||Visit Edinburgh, Scotland, so steeped in history that a section called New Town dates back to the 18th century. Samantha samples some malt whiskey and strolls through medieval streets that host some of the most hip and happening festivals of the 21st century.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|14||Closed CaptioningVideoMadrid, Spain||Samantha experiences the sensual city of Madrid with a visit to the Prado Museum, a stay in a hotel with a flair for the dramatic, and a meal of local favorites paella and hot chocolate. A bustling downtown brings the present into a city with a rich heritage.||21:57||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|15||Closed CaptioningVideoMunich, Germany||Samantha savors the party atmosphere at Munich's Oktoberfest. Visiting a high tech museum, shopping in open-air markets, and touring a monastery where monks make beer are part of the celebration during this annual two-week chug fest.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|16||Closed CaptioningVideoClassic London||Despite a history of invasions, plagues, revolts, and devastating fires, London remains a classic travel destination. Visit Buckingham Palace for the Changing of the Guards, then move on to Notting Hill, Harrods, and Westminster Abbey.||21:59||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|17||Closed CaptioningVideoEnglish Countryside||Revel in the rolling hills, thatched roofs, and medieval hamlets of the English countryside; enjoy England's largest natural hot springs in Bath; spend the evening in a castle that welcomed Henry VIII and Ann Boleyn; and visit the sleepy Cotswolds.||22:00||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|18||Closed CaptioningVideoIrish Countryside||Samantha Brown takes off into the countryside of the Emerald Isle to explore the counties of Kerry and Cork. There's no denying the effect a visit to the Irish countryside will have on those who travel here, but it's the people you will remember the most.||21:56||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|19||Closed CaptioningVideoBavaria, Germany||Enter the fairytale atmosphere of the Bavarian Alps, complete with a mountaintop castle that served as the inspiration for Cinderella's castle at Walt Disney World. Drive the Autobahn to tiny hamlets packed with local music, food, and even some yodeling!||21:59||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|20||Closed CaptioningVideoParis Culture||Embracing the local language and culture goes a long way toward unlocking the secrets of the City of Light. Book an apartment in the Latin Quarter, shop the street markets, and take in the haute couture experience with a personal shopper.||21:57||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|21||Closed CaptioningVideoInterlaken, Switzerland||Tour the heart of the snow-capped Alps known as the Bernese Oberland. Interlaken is home base for visiting one of the tallest peaks in Europe, dog sledding, visiting an ice palace, and sampling a local favorite, cheese fondue.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|22||Closed CaptioningVideoSt. Moritz, Switzerland||St. Moritz, Switzerland, where the rich and famous arrive in the winter to luxury shop and mingle over champagne and where how you look on the slopes is sometimes more important than how you ski. Samantha Brown shows us what this town is really all about.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|23||Closed CaptioningVideoVienna, Austria||Travelers come to Vienna to experience the extravagance of an imperial empire, where life was lived decadently, nothing was done simply, and even horses danced. Travel with Samantha as she discovers the city's long-standing traditions, culture and beauty.||21:56||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|24||Closed CaptioningVideoSalzburg, Austria||Samantha is off to discover why so many people go cuckoo for a certain composer and where the sight of alpine mountains makes travelers jump for joy - it's the city of Salzburg! Experience the atmosphere of this perfectly preserved Baroque city.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|25||Closed CaptioningVideoInnsbruck, Austria||Innsbruck, Austria, is a destination so perfect for winter sports that two Olympics have been held there! It has all the charm and tradition you'd expect from an alpine village, and much more. Samantha discovers all this well-rounded city has to offer.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|26||Closed CaptioningVideoSeville, Spain||Bypass the frantic pace of a typical European vacation with a visit to Seville, Spain, where locals think the world is moving way too fast. Moorish castles, Gothic cathedrals, Spanish wines and tapas await those ready to enjoy life to the fullest.||21:58||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|27||Closed CaptioningVideoCote D'Azur (Monaco)||For most of us, Monaco is a place where an American girl became a Princess. It's where the outrageously wealthy live a lifestyle beyond imagination, and Samantha is anxious to get a glimpse of how the rich and famous do it up in style.||21:55||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|28||Closed CaptioningVideoCannes and Nice (French Riviera)||Winter on the French Riviera - you would think it would be quiet, right? The temperatures aren't sizzling, there are no beautiful women sunbathing topless on the beach, but that doesn't mean things don't heat up - it's February and that means Carnival!||21:57||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|29||Closed CaptioningVideoNaples, Italy||Samantha tackles the challenging Italian city of Naples, along the Mediterranean Sea, and she's amazed by it! She finds Naples to be a city full of contradictions - it can be alienating and frustrating, but at the same time fascinating.||21:57||$1.99||View In iTunes|
|30||Closed CaptioningVideoAmalfi Coast, Italy||The Italians have a saying: "il dolce far niente", the sweetness of doing nothing. That's the philosophy Samantha Brown has as she sets out to explore the cities, towns and villages along the untamed and magnificent Amalfi Coast in Southern Italy.||21:57||$1.99||View In iTunes|
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A Teenage guy liked it...
I am a teenager and i love this show! it shows another side to Europe that you have seen before, and it makes me yearn to travel. This is a show that is dunny and englighting and makes me want to watch it again and again!
Awesome tv show, and its on itunes! wow!
Great show, informational and fun
Great Show, Samantha does a great job sharing the personality of each location she visits. If you plan on traveling look for an episode on the location your visiting you won’t be disappointed.
- SD Version
- Genre: Nonfiction
- Released: Jan 02, 2008
- © 2005 The Travel Channel, L.L.C.
- CCin English