687 More California Day Trips; Olmsted Bicentennial; Celebrating Eastern Europe
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Travel writer Chris Baker returns with more ideas for fun day trips from LA and San Francisco, including his home base of Palm Springs. Then historian Laurence Cotton joins us to celebrate the 200th birthday of landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, whose parks and civic projects have given so many American cities a lasting natural legacy. And a Rick Steves guidebook co-author describes the colorful variety travelers can enjoy among the countries of central and eastern Europe.For more information on Travel with Rick Steves - including episode descriptions, program archives and related details - visit www.ricksteves.com.