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Great Continental Railway Journeys

In GREAT CONTINENTAL RAILWAY JOURNEYS, British broadcaster and journalist Michael Portillo travels on the great train routes of Europe as he retraces the journeys featured in George Bradshaw's 1913 Continental Railway Guide. Creating a stunning vision of Europe as it was a century ago, GREAT CONTINENTAL RAILWAY JOURNEYS discovers how a way of life and a landscape were changed forever when Europe went to war.
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Friday, Feb 23, 2018 - 7:00 PM    "Riga to Tampere" Michael Portillo ventures to the northernmost reaches of Europe, where he braves the freezing temperatures of the Baltic Sea and finds peace paddling a canoe on the Lakes of Finland. On his journey from the Latvian capital, Riga, to the Manchester of Finland, Tampere, Michael encounters medieval knights in Tallinn, grills sausages in Helsinki and samples cloudberry liqueur in a hot tub by the light of Finland's midnight sun. G
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Friday, Feb 23, 2018 - 7:00 PM "Riga to Tampere" (PLUS)
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Friday, Feb 23, 2018 - 11:00 PM "Riga to Tampere" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018 - 4:00 PM "Riga to Tampere" (PLUS)
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Friday, Mar 2, 2018 - 7:00 PM "Rotterdam to Utrecht" (PLUS)
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Friday, Mar 2, 2018 - 11:00 PM "Rotterdam to Utrecht" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018 - 4:00 PM "Rotterdam to Utrecht" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 - 1:00 PM "Transylvania to the Black Sea" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 - 1:00 PM "Zermatt to Geneva" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 24, 2018 - 1:00 PM "Tangier to Marrakech" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018 - 1:00 PM "Genoa to Brenner Pass" (PLUS)
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