Photographs by Rick Steves’ Europe/RICK STEVES
In Dublin, the Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship re-creates the harsh conditions the Irish faced escaping the potato famine. On a famine ship, entire families often shared one six-foot-square berth.
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Every year millions of Americans visit Ellis Island, where their ancestors might have arrived from "the old country." But Europe has many excellent "Ellis Islands in reverse" -- museums at the places where millions said goodbye to the land of their birth.
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