Unforgettable artwork, heavenly villages, island paradises, dream cities...there are so many reasons to visit Italy that deciding where to go and what to do can be a bit overwhelming. Fodor's Essential Italy takes the guesswork out of choosing the perfect Italian experiences by compiling the top choices chosen by Fodor’s army of Italy-based writers. Expanded Coverage: A major benefit of the long-running print best-seller, Fodor’s Italy, was a bequest to Fodor’s Essential Italy from its cornucopia of restaurant, hotel, nightlife, shops, and attractions reviews, all curated and newly honed to spice up this Essential ebook edition. Discerning Recommendations: Fodor’s Essential Italy offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor’s Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. “Word of Mouth” quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights. TripAdvisor Reviews: Our experts’ hotel selections are reinforced by the latest customer feedback from TripAdvisor. Travelers can book their Italy stay with confidence, as only the best properties make the cut.
Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for more than 80 years. Fodor's Essential Italy is the indispensable take-along companion to one of Europe's most enduringly popular destinations. With inviting full-color photos, this updated edition highlights everything that visitors adore--from Italy's great food and wine to art and architecture, as well as glorious Tuscan hill towns, shopping, and much more. This travel guide includes: Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what's off the beaten path In-depth breakout features on the Sistine Chapel Ceiling, Naples-style Pizza, Tuscan Wine, the Cinque Terre, the Duomo, and Venice's Grand Canal Coverage of Rome, Venice, Florence, Milan, Lake Como, Tuscany, Naples, Sorrento, Capri, Sicily, Emilia-Romagna, the Veneto, and more. Planning to focus on just some Italy destinations? Check out Fodor's travel guides to Rome; Venice; Florence & Tuscany; and The Amalfi Coast, Capri & Naples.
Among travelers to Italy, Florence is an indispensable stop, and more and more of them are extending their stays to include additional highlights of Tuscany: Siena, Pisa, Lucca, Grevi, San Gimignano, and more. This new Day by Day Guide, by two long-experienced experts in Italy, advises the reader about the smartest ways to accomplish a visit to Florence and Tuscany. It provides and discusses sample itineraries, and then lists recommended lodgings, restaurants, shops, and must-sees. A handy and inexpensive 184 pages in size, but in a quality presentation of four-color photos and maps.
Get the most out of your trip! Tourist cards -what's included "(and what's not)" for each major city, how to evade the VAT tax, how to navigate Italy's public transportation, picking a hotel you won't regret, and how to get good service in Italian restaurants. This indispensable guide is guaranteed to save you twenty times the cost of the book plus make the most of your time. Hundreds of tips, including: Jet Lag no more. This really works! Preparing for the trip, from packing smart to which attractions need to be booked in advance and which are walk-up. Group package tour or devise your own plan? Pros and Cons to help you decide. Get a great price on airfare, improve your seat assignment after you buy the ticket, reduce hassle with the TSA, and tricks to making the flight more comfortable-yes, it can be done! Understanding Italian restaurants: why Americans think they give lousy service, and when you find out why, you'll wish we had the same high caliber staff in the US! How to sleep on the plane, use a bidet, wander care-free in Venice, and three things to leave in the hotel when city sightseeing. Time is your most precious resource. Find out the best way to wake up on time when far away from home. Why spend forty hours online weeding through confusing contradictions yet never finding the answers you need? This up-to-date guide doesn't recommend restaurants that are closed or state just-plain-wrong information about the attractions, which happens frequently in the big-name tourist books. You only get one first-trip-to-Italy, make it memorable for the right reasons!
Frommer's Complete Guides are packed with dazzling photos and detailed, opinionated and honest reviews, giving you the low-down on what's worth your trip and what's not. The destinations are broken down into easy to navigate sections and include a full size pull out map to help you plan the perfect trip.
Are you planning a trip to Italy? Always been in love with Italy and everything Italian? Simply browsing and dreaming of a Southern Europe holiday?Then this book is for you! This book will put your doubts of whether going to Italy is worth it. The magical country of Italia has so much to offer for holiday visitors in terms of activities, food, wine, sightseeing and more. Plan your holiday with this clever extensive Italian travel guide. Or, if you were unsure of where to go for your European holiday - allow me to introduce you to Italy and convince you to visit this wonderful, beautiful South European country. You can read about Italian history, cuisine, culture, all Italian regions, where to go, how to get there, what to see, when and where to see it, how to stay safe and more secret tips! I am Alex Pitt - adventurer, climber, survivor, nomad, traveler and writer and I would like to present to you the beautiful country of Italy. This book includes: Overview of all Italian regions - Northwest Italy, Northeast Italy, Central Italy, Southern Italy, Sicily, Sardinia and other destinations History of Italy - from prehistory through the Roman Empire to the Italian Republic Climate in Italy Travelling to Italy - by plane, train, car, bus or boat Traveling in Italy - by train, plane, car, bus, boat or hitchhiking Things to see - Roman ruins, Byzantine cities, operas, streets, squares, islands, museums, history, culture, religion Things to do - beaches, classical music, vineyards, cycling tours, sailing, spectator sports Money - shopping, currency, tipping, what to buy Food and drinks - eating, cuisine, specialties, pizza, cheese and sausages, restaurants and bars, gastronomia, water, wine, beer, coffee Accommodation Staying safe - crime, tourist scams, racism, staying healthy Staying connected - internet access, telephone, mobile, post Rome Venice Piemonte Liguria Lombardy Trentino-Alto Adige Friuli-Venezia Giulia Emilia-Romagna Tuscany Campania Sicily Sardinia Typical costs Tips to know before visiting Italy and more! Are you ready to learn about Italy? Ready to pack your bags and travel? Scroll up, hit that buy button!
The Rough Guide to Taiwan is the ultimate travel guide to this fascinating island, with clear maps, full Chinese and pinyin translations and detailed coverage of all the top attractions and a host of lesser-visited sights. Discover Taiwan's highlights with stunning photography and information on everything from the island's magnificent national parks and tranquil hot spring resorts, to its most lavish temples and the mind-blowing National Palace Museum. Find practical advice on what to see and do in Taipei, Taichung and Kaohsiung, relying on up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels, bars, clubs, shops and restaurants for all budgets. Explore Taiwan's fabulous culinary scene, from the top boutique restaurants to the best local street food, and learn how to make the most of Taiwan's gasp-inducing hinterland; Alishan, Kenting, Yushan, Sun Moon Lake and the offshore islands are described in detail and made easily accessible, even for non-Chinese speakers. Originally published in print in 2011. Now available in ePub format.
Author: Lonely Planet
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Fast, fun and easy-to-use : Essential phrases to meet all your travel needs. Ask for advice : How to get local recommendations. Get your message across : Easy-to-use pronunciation guides. Language secrets uncovered : Expert tips to boost your confidence.
Covers he dynamic city of Naples (along with nearby Pompeii), the colorful seaside city of Sorrento, and the enchanting Amalfi Coast alongside Capri. The authors are long-recognized and well-acclaimed travel journalists, who have each devoted considerable time to formulating their personal recommendations for these major Italian destinations.