From the Mediterranean to the Alps, from fine art to fine pasta, experience Italy with Rick Steves! Inside Rick Steves Italy 2020 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 favourites *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: Walk in Caesar’s footsteps through the ruins of the Forum, 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 neighbourhoods and 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, the 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 2020.