Rudy Maxa is public radio's original Savvy Traveler
Rudy answers London's call with this expert tour of its traditional sights and contemporary and cutting-edge attractions. In London's breathtaking countryside, Rudy points out mythic castles, browses in the real Alice in Wonderland's candy store, visits Jane Austen's house, and gazes upon the mysterious megaliths of Stonehenge.
Brussels and Belgium serve up superb chocolate and world-class beer.
In the Netherlands, we bicycle to Amsterdam's great art museums, and share a moving visit to the attic where Anne Frank and her family hid from the Nazis.
DVD Extra Features:
- Scenic Tours: The Tate Gallery and Bankside, Marlborough Palace Maze, Lego Land, Rijks Museum.
- Maps: London, English countryside, Belgium, Amsterdam.
- Rudy's Travel Tips: Eating inexpensively, making dinner reservations, renting a car abroad.
Rudy Maxa is public radio's original Savvy Traveler, a contributing editor for National Geographic Traveler magazine, and host of the American Public Television series- Smart Travels. In Europe to the Max, Rudy captures the vitality and character of Europe's magnificent cities. Lushly filmed in high-definition, each program goes beyond the guidebooks to discover hidden treasures and off-the-beaten-path surprises. Rudy's authoritative tips enhance the travel experience for beginning and seasoned travelers alike. "Don't even think about hitting the road unless you've consulted Rudy Maxa, one of the country's premier travel gurus." -- Paul Theroux, best-selling travel writer