Mysteries of Greece and Rome
Athens and Delphi: Following a tour of Athenís historic sites, take a pilgrimage to the fame Oracle of Delphi and visit a beautiful medieval monastery. On the Peloponnesian Peninsula, scope out Nafplionís charming port and visit the epic ruins of King Agamemnon in the ancient capital of Mycenae.
Greek Islands: Go island hopping on the Aegean! On the sun-drenched island of Santorini, discover a city frozen in time by a volcanoís eruption 3,600 years ago. Catch some R&R on trendy Mykonos and then head to sacred Delos, an uninhabited island covered with ancient ruins.
Out of Rome: Explore the environs of Rome via the Appian Way. First, experience the majesty of Emperor Hadrianís villa and lakes of the Alban Hills. Next, head south to the ancient seaport of Ositia. Along the way, sample olive oil, stop at a medieval hilltop town and enjoy a retreat fit for an emperor at a five-star villa.
Classical Europe: Ancient Greek and Roman remnants are more than cold stone. They hold centuries of stories. Revisit favorite classical sites around the Mediterranean, including Athens, Delphi, Delos, Paestum, Syracuse, Pompeii, Rome and Provence.
Extra DVD Features:
Rudyís Travel Tips
E-tickets, in-flight email, looking for festivals.
Fascinating Side Trips:
Music videos: Athens and Delphi, Greek Islands, traditional Italian street music and more.