Rick Steves Snapshot Stockholm

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781641710701
Release Date: 2018-07-24
Genre: Travel

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Stockholm. In this slim guide excerpted from Rick Steves Scandinavia, you'll get Rick's firsthand, up-to-date advice on the best sights, restaurants, and hotels in Stockholm. You'll sample authentic Swedish meatballs, visit the Skansen open-air folk museum, treat yourself to a Swedish massage, and take a cruise through the stunning archipelago. Rick also covers day trips to nearby destinations like Uppsala, Sandhamn, and Drottningholm Palace, with helpful maps and self-guided tours to keep you on track. You'll learn to travel smart and get around like a local as you explore charming Old Town, atmospheric Gamla Stan, and young, trendy Södermalm. More than just reviews and directions, Rick Steves Snapshot Stockholm is truly a tour guide in your pocket. Exploring beyond Stockholm? Pick up Rick Steves Scandinavia for in-depth coverage, detailed itineraries, and important planning information for a longer trip.

Rick Steves Snapshot St Petersburg Helsinki Tallinn

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781641710695
Release Date: 2018-10-30
Genre: Travel

You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in St. Petersburg, Helsinki, and Tallinn. In this compact guide, Rick Steves covers the essential spots of each city, including the Hermitage, the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Linnanmäki (a classic amusement park), and Toompea Castle. Take a day trip to the lavish palace at Peterhof, stroll through Kaivopuisto Park in Helsinki, or see the best of contemporary Estonian art at Talinn's Kumu Art Museum. 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).