Rick Steves

Rick at Sligachan Bridge, Isle of Skye, Scotland.

Credit: Rick Steves’ Europe

Next week we’ll take a cruise around Europe’s most fabulous islands with Rick Steves in a brand new special. But, before you book your ticket, don’t forget to plan for a night with the Crawleys. 

Thanks to your support, Downton Abbey is returning to GPB on Fridays, beginning March 5 at 7 p.m. The entire series is also available for streaming right now with GPB Passport. Check out our new, weekly Downton Abbey Revisited blog where we’ll be recapping the series from the perspectives of a long-time Downton fan and a Downton newbie. Make sure to tune in Friday and get a preview of Rick Steves’ Island Hopping Europe below!

Island Hopping Europe - Sunday, March 7 at 6:30 PM

In this unforgettable voyage, join Rick Steves on a tour of four of Europe’s most intriguing and surprising islands: Malta, Capri, Orkney, and Skye. We'll island-hop to remote beaches, Crusader castles, a Blue Grotto, prehistoric wonders, and salty traditional island lifestyles.