Rick Steves Special

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European Easter

On a spring journey through Spain, Slovenia, Italy, and Greece, Rick celebrates the 2,000-year-old story of Easter in a variety of cultures, capturing the emotion of this special time as the Passion of Christ unfolds during Holy Week. Rick shows us Andalusians carrying parade floats, Greek priests tossing showers of flower petals, and villagers blessing olive branches, plus feasting, fireworks, and more. Exploring a rich and fascinating mix of traditions from its pagan roots to its glorious finale this program sheds new light on this timeless holiday.

Thu, Mar 3 at 7:30 pm on WTTW HD

Sat, Mar 19 at 2:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sun, Mar 27 at 6:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Mar 28 at 1:00 am on WTTW HD

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