From England to Wales, France, Norway, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Italy, you'll see the bright Christmas markets, hear local choirs, share holiday traditions with families…and even play in the snow. Add to Cart. Included are 14 complete live concert performances of music. Up here, where villages huddle under towering peaks, Christmas fills a wintry wonderland with good cheer.Traditions are strong and celebration comes with families, friends, and fun. Christmas in Germany and Austria | Rick Steves Classroom Europe From England to Norway, Burgundy to Bavaria, and Rome to the top of the Swiss Alps, Rick Steves' European Christmas gets you a seat at the family feast, up in the loft with the finest choirs, and into the kitchen with grandma and her best-kept holiday secrets. A DVD of the Christmas special, plus an accompanying book and music CD, are available in a gift pack from the Rick Steves Europe travel store. 2005 | CC. Available on DVD, you get the beautifully filmed, hour-long "Rick Steves' European Christmas" PBS-TV special — plus 45 minutes of content you won't find in the TV version, including full-length choir performances, Pope John Paul II's last midnight Christmas Mass, interview with the Christkind, Italian manger scenes (presepi), and a musical slide show of European Christmas images. Level: $ 180.00. From England to Norway, Burgundy to Bavaria, Rome to the top of the Swiss Alps, locals brimming with holiday cheer celebrate Christmas in seven European countries, including a very memorable Christmas Eve Mass at St. Peter's in Rome. Rick Steves' European Christmas gives viewers a look at sacred, intimate family Christmas traditions. Level: $ 60.00. Rick Steves’ Europe travelers have met our goal of raising $500,000 to help empower Bread for the World to combat structural poverty and hunger. You must have cookies enabled to use the Rick Steves Travel Store. Rick Steves' European Christmas gives viewers a look at sacred, intimate family Christmas traditions. ©2021 Rick Steves' Europe, Inc. | I need suggestions on what type jacket I'll need. From England to Norway, Burgundy to Bavaria, Rome to the top of the Swiss Alps, locals brimming with holiday cheer celebrate Christmas in seven European countries, including a very memorable Christmas Eve Mass at St. Peter's in Rome. As promised, I matched the first $250,000.Together, we raised $532,073 to fight structural causes of hunger. In Spain, Rick runs the bulls in Pamplona and dances with locals at the April Fair in Seville. Hello - My husband and I will be visiting Christmas Markets November 30 - December 12. Rick's European Christmas gift pack includes the beautifully filmed, hour-long "European Christmas" PBS-TV special on DVD, 20 special musical performances from the TV show on CD, and a full-color, 240-page companion book with thoughtful insights, scores of colorful photos, and more than a dozen European Christmas recipes. The tour guide in me was determined to cover the biblical story of Christmas in the special while also explaining related holidays and traditions and meeting the locals. Join Rick Steves for a colorful, musical celebration of Christmas across Europe. Rick Steves' European Christmas Book | Rick Steves Travel Store Rick Steves, America's expert on Europe, teams up with co-author Valerie Griffith to explore the rich and fascinating mix of traditions-Christian, pagan, musical, and edible-that led to the Christmas festivities we enjoy today.Rick brings home an authentic, surprising portrait of holiday celebrations in England, Norway, France, Germany, Austria, Italy, and Switzerland. Taking you on a spring journey through Spain, Slovenia, Switzerland, Italy, and Greece, "Rick Christmas is almost here! Rick travels throughout the Continent celebrating the top 10 festivals, each one rich with tradition, great food and fun. To celebrate the season, I’m sharing clips, extras, and behind-the-s... cenes notes from my one-hour special, “Rick Steves’ European Christmas.” A highlight for our crew was filming the Midnight Mass at the Vatican on Christmas Eve in 2004 — which happened to be Pope John Paul II’s last Christmas. Included are 14 complete live concert performances of music. Masterpiece Great Beginnings Collection: 6-DVD + … [201] Hi. Save when you buy Rick's European Christmas book + DVD + music CD gift pack! Please check back soon. Rick spoke with a Christkind at a Christmas market in Bavaria in his Rick Steves' European Christmas special. Things were crazy with school and Christmas and then my dear mother was in the hospital for a surgery five days last week. ; Enjoy Berlin lists five of its favorite Christmas markets in Berlin, starting with the Gendarmenmarkt, which Fabian also likes best. Experience Christmas with Rick Steves in England, Norway, France, Italy, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland! Rick Steves European Christmas Combo. Over the next two weeks, I’ll be sharing clips, extras, and behind-the-scenes notes from my one-hour special, Rick Steves’ European Christmas. ; Rick spoke with a Christkind at a Christmas market in Bavaria in his Rick Steves' European Christmas special. That took priority over everything and Christmas fell by the wayside. Choose either my European Christmas gift pack or my 20-Year Anthology DVD Box Set (or no gift at all) — and if you make your donation before Dec. 10, you'll receive your gift by Christmas. We will be going to the Alsace Region in France; Munich and Prague. Looking for something warm, but light weight and probably water resistant. The English-language web pages for the Nuremburg Christmas Market. This site requires JavaScript to function properly. Add to Cart. Rick Steves' European Christmas DVD provides a vivid and authentic portrait of how Europeans celebrate the holiday from England to Norway, Burgundy to Bavaria, and Rome to the top of the Swiss Alps. 2 matching thank-you gift(s) Rick Steves European Christmas Holiday Collection + Complete Collection DVD Boxset. Rick Steves' European Christmas DVD provides a vivid and authentic portrait of how Europeans celebrate the holiday from England to Norway, Burgundy to Bavaria, and Rome to the top of the Swiss Alps. ‎Rick Steves' European Christmas (video): Part 7: Christmas Eve in … Experience Christmas with Rick Steves in England, Norway, France, Italy, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland! This year, as a global pandemic has increased hunger and hardship for millions … He also dons a mask in Venice for … ©2021 Rick Steves' Europe, Inc. | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy. We're sorry, this product is temporarily out of stock. I'm Rick Steves — immersed in the wonders of Venice — and back for part two of our three-part travel skills special. I loved reading Rick Steves' European Christmas. 4.6 out of 5 stars 251. Rick Steves’ Europe travelers have met our goal of raising $500,000 to help empower Bread for the World to combat structural poverty and hunger.. 2,123 of you gave $100 or more each, totaling $282,073. Cathie Ryan's solo albums of Irish and folk music are featured on her website. I have seen the dvd many times throughout the years, but it was nice to just read the stories and the book included a lot of traditional holiday recipes. From manger scenes and mistletoe to wintry wonderlands, RICK Enjoy all of Rick Steves' TV shows on DVD, Travel as a Political Act as an 8-CD audio book, music from Rick Steves' European Christmas on CD, and special DVD/book gift sets!