Rick's Video of the Month: March 2011
Florence's Uffizi Gallery
No trip to Florence, Italy is complete without a visit to the masterpiece-packed Uffizi Gallery. On a single floor, travelers experience a thrilling sweep through art history, spanning the 12th through the 17th centuries. In this 3½-minute clip from his TV series, Rick explains a few basics about medieval and Renaissance art, and gives us an up-close look at Botticelli's Birth of Venus and Primavera.
Wish you could take Rick along with you? Rick whispers into your earbuds with his new — and free — Rick Steves Audio Europe app which includes an inspiring audio walking tour of the Uffizi.
Rick Steves' YouTube Channel is a great place to watch clips from Rick's TV shows, interviews, lectures and other public appearances.