Rick's Video of the Month: August 2012
Modern Split's Ancient Roots
The residents of Split, Croatia are literally living in a Roman palace. In the fourth century the Roman Emperor Diocletian retired and built a vast residence here to live out his golden years in his native Dalmatia. Today, it's the ancient heart of a modern city. (4½ minutes)
Rick Steves' YouTube Channel is a great place to watch more clips from Rick's TV shows, interviews, lectures — even his "phone movies."
Want to see more of the Adriatic? Rick's Eastern Europe DVD contains three shows on Croatia and Slovenia, plus another five shows covering Prague, Budapest and beyond. You'll also find all of Rick's TV shows on Hulu.
Want to go there? Look into Rick's free-spirited, 14-day Best of the Adriatic tour.