Rick Steves Best of Europe

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781631211782
Release Date: 2017-01-24
Genre: Travel

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you need to know to experience the Best of Europe. In this guide, Rick covers the best of England, France, Germany, England, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, and Switzerland. You'll find a mix of big cities and inspiring landscapes, including: London Paris Rome Venice Florence Berlin Munich Amsterdam Barcelona The Cinque Terre Provence the French Riviera the Rhine Valley the Berner Overland Rick Steves Best of Europe features:Everything in Full-Color-Dazzling photos and helpful planning maps. Best of Europe Itineraries-Suggestions for planning the perfect trip, based on Rick's expert advice for what's worth your time and what you can skip. Rick's Tips-Helpful hints for key sights and experiences, organized so you quickly learn what you need to know. You'll love how much these simple tips help make your trip smooth and stress-free! Authentic Experiences-Leave the tourist traps behind and enjoy real, cultural experiences and opportunities to connect with local people. Plus Practicalities-Essential eating, sleeping, and transportation information is neatly arranged to be ready when you need it.

Rick Steves Best of Europe 2013

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Rick Steves
ISBN: 1612383718
Release Date: 2012-08-28
Genre: Travel

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when planning a Grand Tour of Europe. In this guide, Rick covers the best of Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, and Switzerland. Rick's candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants. You'll learn how to find the right bus in Rome, an inexpensive crêpe in Paris, and which museums and sights are worth your time and money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket. You'll find a healthy mix of big cities, small towns, and exciting regions, including: London, Paris, Rome, Amsterdam, Prague, and Barcelona Rothenberg, Siena, Toledo, Hallstatt, and Gimmelwald Provence, the French Riviera, the Romantic Road, the Berner Oberland, and the Cinque Terre

Rick Steves Best of Europe 2003

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Avalon Travel Pub
ISBN: 1566914523
Release Date: 2003-02-10
Genre: Travel

With current information on 13 European counties, Steves lists hundreds of restaurant and hotel recommendations, selective coverage of famous sights, and a healthy dose of "back door" discoveries.

Italien

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Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 9783829722568
Release Date: 2012-08-03
Genre: Travel

Mit dem Lonely Planet Italien auf eigene Faust durch das Land von "la dolce vita"! Etliche Monate Recherche stecken im Kultreiseführer für Individualreisende. Auf mehr als 1000 Seiten geben die Autoren sachkundige Hintergrundinfos zum Reiseland, liefern Tipps und Infos für die Planung der Reise, beschreiben alle interessanten Sehenswürdigkeiten mit aktuellen Öffnungszeiten und Preisen und präsentieren ihre persönlichen Entdeckungen und Tipps. Auch Globetrotter, die abseits der ausgetretenen Touristenpfade unterwegs sein möchten, kommen auf ihre Kosten. Wie wäre es beispielsweise mit Überraschungen? Bei einer Tour durch den sottosuolo (Untergrund) von Neapel warten Grotten aus der Zeit der Griechen, frühchristliche Grabkammern, königlich-Bourbonische Fluchtwege und Luftschutzbunker aus dem Zweiten Weltkrieg. Oder doch lieber "ins Zimmer im Freien"? Italiener lieben Gartenanlagen schon seit der Antike. Die Villa d'Este in Tivoli ist ein echter Superlativ eines Gartens der Hochrenaissance voller Springbrunnen und Zypressenalleen. Und wo unterwegs aktiv werden und essen? Für jeden größeren Ort gibt es eine Auswahl an Unterkünften und Restaurants für jeden Geschmack und Geldbeutel. Abgerundet wird der Guide durch Übersichts- und Detailkarten, ein Farbkapitel mit 18 Top-Erlebnissen, Highlights in 3D-Ansicht, Reiserouten, farbige Themen-Kapitel Norditalien und Süditalien, Hintergrundthemen sowie Glossar und - damit Sie gut durchs Land kommen - einen Sprachführer. Der Lonely-Planet-Reiseführer Italien ist ehrlich, praktisch, witzig geschrieben und liefert inspirierende Eindrücke und Erfahrungen.

Rick Steves Best of Europe 2009

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Rick Steves
ISBN: 1598801058
Release Date: 2008-09-01
Genre: Travel

Admire the architecture of Prague's historic Old Town Square, check out Berlin's hip art galleries, or find solitude on the remote beaches of the Italian Riviera—Rick Steves' Best of Europe 2009 allows any traveler to experience all that Europe has to offer—economically and hassle-free. Rick offers honest and up-to-date advice on the top destinations throughout Europe, including Paris, London, Rome, Amsterdam, and Barcelona. Rick also includes tips on avoiding the crowds and enjoying a true European experience, from biking through the idyllic countryside near Bruges to exploring the sleepy Swiss mountain town of Mürren.

Rick Steves Best of Europe 2001

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher:
ISBN: 1566912393
Release Date: 2001-01-12
Genre: Europe

For travelers who want an authentic European vacation and to see a place through the eyes of the locals, learn a bit of their language, and sightsee beyond the typical tourist destinations, Steves's guide offers practical yet inspiring advice on not only where to travel but also how. Illustrations. Maps.

Rick Steves Snapshot Stockholm

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781631211171
Release Date: 2015-09-22
Genre: Travel

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Stockholm. In this compact guide, Rick Steves covers the essentials of Stockholm, including City Hall, Old Town, and the Vasa Museum, which houses Europe's best-preserved old warship. You'll get Rick's firsthand advice on the best sights, eating, sleeping, and nightlife, and the maps and self-guided tours will ensure you make the most of your experience. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves Snapshot guide is a tour guide in your pocket. Rick Steves Snapshot guides consist of excerpted chapters from Rick Steves European country guidebooks. Snapshot guides are a great choice for travelers visiting a specific city or region, rather than multiple European destinations. These slim guides offer all of Rick's up-to-date advice on what sights are worth your time and money. They include good-value hotel and restaurant recommendations, with no introductory information (such as overall trip planning, when to go, and travel practicalities).

Rick Steves France 2017

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781631214387
Release Date: 2017-01-17
Genre: Travel

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in France. With this guide, you'll explore sleepy villages, romantic hill towns, and cosmopolitan cities, including Paris, Avignon, and Nice. Climb the Eiffel Tower, wander world-renowned museums, and dine at sidewalk cafés. Then escape to the sunny countryside, where you can explore castles of all shapes and sizes or pedal your way from village to vineyard. With its Swiss-like Alps, Italian-style Riviera, and Germanic Alsace, France offers Europe's greatest variety. A good vin rouge is never more than a stroll away. Rick's candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants. He'll help you plan where to go and what to see, depending on the length of your trip. You'll get up-to-date recommendations about what is worth your time and money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.

Rick Steves Best of Eastern Europe

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Avalon Travel Pub
ISBN: 1566918510
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Genre: Travel

Who but Rick Steves can tell travelers the best way to visit Etruscan caves in Central Italy's hill towns, shop for cheeses in Avignon's open-air market, or catch an accordion performance on Amsterdam's city streets? With Rick Steves’ Best of Europe, travelers can experience the best of everything Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, and Switzerland have to offer—economically and hassle-free. Completely revised and updated, this guide includes, opinionated coverage of both famous and lesser-known sights, friendly places to eat and sleep, suggested day plans, walking tours and trip itineraries, and clear instructions for smooth travel anywhere by car, train, or foot. America’s #1 authority on travel to Europe, Rick’s time-tested recommendations for safe and enjoyable travel in Europe have been used by millions of Americans in search of their own unique European travel experience.

Rick Steves Europe Through the Back Door

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781631216268
Release Date: 2017-09-12
Genre: Travel

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling through Europe, including how to: Plan your itinerary and maximize your time Pack light-and right Find good-value hotels and restaurants Travel smoothly by train, bus, car, and plane Avoid crowds and tourist scams Hurdle the language barrier Understand cultural differences and connect with locals Save money while enjoying the trip of a lifetime After 30 years of exploring Europe, Rick considers this travel skills handbook his life's work. He shares his favorite off-the-beaten-path towns, trails, and natural wonders. With this guidebook, you'll experience the culture like a local, spend less money, and have more fun.

Rick Steves Italy 2019

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781641710220
Release Date: 2018-09-18
Genre: Travel

From the Mediterranean to the Alps, from fine art to fine pasta: with Rick Steves on your side, Italy can be yours! Inside Rick Steves Italy 2019 you'll find: Comprehensive coverage for planning a multi-week trip to Italy Rick's strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites Top sights and hidden gems, from the Colosseum and Michelangelo's David to corner trattorias and that perfect scoop of gelato How to connect with local culture: Browse weekend open-air markets, discover the relaxed rhythms of sunny Cinque Terre, or chat with fans about the latest soccer match (calcio, to locals) Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick's candid, humorous insight The best places to eat, sleep, and experience la dolce far niente Self-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods and incredible museums Vital trip-planning tools, like how to link destinations, build your itinerary, and get from place to place Detailed maps, including a fold-out map for exploring on the go Useful resources including a packing list, Italian phrase book, a historical overview, and recommended reading Over 1,000 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you down Annually updated information on Venice, Padua, The Dolomites, Lake Country, Milan, Italian Riviera, Florence, Pisa, Lucca, Hill Towns of Central Italy, Siena, Tuscany, Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Capri, the Amalfi Coast, and much more Make the most of every day and every dollar with Rick Steves Italy 2019. Planning a one- to two-week trip? Check out Rick Steves Best of Italy. Special ebook features: Easily navigate listings with quick searches, plus website links and zoom-in maps and images Personalize your guide by adding notes and bookmarks

Rick Steves Best of Eastern Europe

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Avalon Travel Publishing
ISBN: 1566917859
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Travel

Offering a charming introduction to European travel based on the popular PBS travel series, these entertaining travel guides provide inside information on where to visit, what to see and do, where to stay, great places to eat, and how to get around quickly and economically, along with a close-up look at local culture, self-guided walking tours, fun side trips and excursions, colorful maps, and more.

Rick Steves Snapshot Edinburgh

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781641710374
Release Date: 2018-05-22
Genre: Travel

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Edinburgh. In this compact guide, Rick Steves covers the essentials of Edinburgh, including. Take in the gorgeous and ancient architecture, or visit during the world's biggest arts festival. You'll get firsthand advice on the best sights, eating, sleeping, and nightlife, and the maps and self-guided tours will ensure you make the most of your experience. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves Snapshot guide is a tour guide in your pocket. Rick Steves' Snapshot guides consist of excerpted chapters from Rick Steves' European country guidebooks. Snapshot guides are a great choice for travelers visiting a specific city or region, rather than multiple European destinations. These slim guides offer all of Rick's up-to-date advice on what sights are worth your time and money. They include good-value hotel and restaurant recommendations, with no introductory information (such as overall trip planning, when to go, and travel practicalities).

Rick Steves European Festivals

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781631218002
Release Date: 2017-11-14
Genre: Travel

It's party time in Europe! Bestselling author Rick Steves explores the best festivals in Europe, from the Running of the Bulls in Spain to Carnival in Venice. There will be no museums! And no art galleries! Just Europeans having lots of fun. Across Europe, festival traditions go back centuries and are filled with time honored pageantry and ritual. Entire communities hurl themselves with abandon into the craziness. We'll careen all over Europe: the Palio horse races in Siena, the Highland games near Edinburgh, the colorful masquerade of Carnival in Venice, Slovenia, and Luzern, Easter festivities in Andalucía, Tuscany, and Greece, the springtime April Fair in Sevilla, Bastille Day in Paris, the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona, Oktoberfest in Munich, and Christmas markets and traditions in Nurnberg and Switzerland. With fascinating insights, rich history, and vivid photos, this great gift book captures the spirit of Europe's rich and fun-loving heritage. Hang on to your party hats!

Rick Steves Mediterranean Cruise Ports

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Avalon Travel Publishing
ISBN: 1598808362
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Travel

Describes the destinations and sightseeing opportunities around the port of calls in the Mediterranean Region, and offers tips for selecting a cruise ship and saving time and money during the trip.