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Assisi And Italian Country Charm

Season 9, Episode 6 of 10

In the Italian countryside, Rick connects with rustic, traditional culture: enjoying an agriturismo (farmhouse inn), seeing how prosciutto and pecorino cheese are made, and hiking down into deep and ancient wine cellars. He ends in Assisi - the hometown of St. Francis - which retains its spiritual aura to this day. Like pilgrims, he explores its stony center before trekking to its awe-inspiring basilica, built on the tomb of the beloved saint.

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Channel
2/12/2017
12:30 p.m.
12/15/2017
3 p.m.
12/16/2017
1 a.m.
1/28/2019
11:30 a.m.
1/28/2019
9 p.m.
1/29/2019
4 a.m.
9/24/2019
7:30 a.m.
9/24/2019
12:30 p.m.
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