Modern Aristocracy: Schloss Löwenstein, the Gem of Franconia
At Home at Highclere
Mike the Beekeeper at Highclere
Pat the Painter at Highclere
The joys of Europe’s Main River
Winding between Mainz and Bamberg, the Main passes through 34 locks—16 more connect it to the Danube via the Main-Danube Canal. While this engineering feat enables river travel across the entire length of Europe, it also unlocks a trove of unspoiled landscapes and historic towns.
Karine Hagen is your host in these award-winning short films sharing some of her favourite insights into world cultures. Be they aspects of local lives, working worlds, or sharing privileged access to places few have the opportunity to visit.A native of Norway, Karine is executive vice president at Viking, and lived in the UK, US, Russia and Asia, and speaks seven languages. She is a great believer in the power of travel to change the world.