Lonely Planet’s Best of Italy is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. See the might of ancient Rome, explore a city of marble built on a lagoon in Venice, and dine on the freshest food and finest wine imaginable – all with your trusted travel companion.
Hit Italy's can't-miss art, sights, and bites in two weeks or less with Rick Steves Best of Italy! Expert advice from Rick Steves on what's worth your time and money Two-day itineraries covering Venice, the Cinque Terre, Florence, the Hill Towns of Central Italy, Rome, Naples, Sorrento, and the Amalfi Coast Over 80 full-color maps and vibrant photos Rick's tips for beating the crowds, skipping lines, and avoiding tourist traps The best of local culture, flavors, and haunts, including walks through the most interesting neighborhoods and museums Trip planning strategies like how to link destinations and design your itinerary, what to pack, where to stay, and how to get around Suggestions for day trips to Milan, Lake Como, Pisa, Verona, and Padua Experience Italy's Old World romance and New World excitement for yourself with Rick Steves Best of Italy! Rick Steves Best of Italy covers Venice, Milan, Varenna, Lake Como, Verona, Padua, Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza, Monterosso al Mare, Florence, Pisa, Siena, Montepulciano, Montalcino, Assisi, Orvieto, Civita di Bagnoregio, Rome, Naples, Sorrento, Pompeii, Capri, and the Amalfi Coast Planning a longer trip? Rick Steves Italy 2018 is the classic, in-depth guide to exploring the country, updated annually.
Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years. Unforgettable art, heavenly villages, dream cities--there are so many reasons to visit Italy that deciding where to go and what to do can be overwhelming. Fodor's The Best of Italy takes the guesswork out of choosing the perfect Italian itinerary by compiling the top choices chosen by Fodor's Italy-based experts. Fodor's Best of Italy includes: UP-TO-DATE COVERAGE: Fodor's The Best of Italy provides thorough, insightful coverage of the highlights of this beloved European destination. Dozens of scintillating new reviews are sure to entice first-time and even repeat visitors to hotels and restaurants throughout Rome, Venice, and Florence. ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: The visual impact of the lively images throughout the guide is doubly enhanced by several in-depth, magazine-style articles highlighting Italy's top attractions, including Rome's imperial ruins; Tuscan wine country; Venice's Grand Canal; a Who's Who of Renaissance Art in Florence; the Sistine Chapel Ceiling; the frescoes at the Basilica of St. Francis; and more. INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: The major attractions of the big three--Rome, Venice, and Florence--are explored in-depth, alongside top itineraries and what to do whether on your own or with the kids. Our user-friendly Experience chapter helps travelers plan the most memorable trip, cueing them in to Top Attractions, Top Experiences, Italy Today, What's New, and a trove of useful information. Easy-to-scan recommendations run the gamut from alfresco dining in Venice to the art treasures of Florence; how to trek the Cinque Terre; and where to find the best beaches along the Amalfi Coast. DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's The Best of Italy offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks in every category. COVERS: Rome, Florence, Venice, Tuscany, Umbria, Milan, and more.
This comprehensive book explores the glories of Italy in a different manner: It brings together four volumes of four regions, each written by a devoted local expert and illustrated with the finest photographs available. This boxed set presents a huge panorama: four far-ranging albums of Italy, four windows that look out onto the best.
A guide to the most popular recipes from all over Italy including Minestrone soup, spaghetti carbonara, linguine with pesto, tiramisu and many more. Also included are lesser-known specialities such as spaghetti with vodka and caviar.
Kids Enjoy the Best of Italy and the Most Exciting Sights in Rome with Fascinating Facts, Fun Activities, Quizzes, Tips and Leonardo!
Author: Shiela H Leon
Would you like your kids to learn, have fun, stay entertained, and get the most out of your trip?Special travel guide especially for your kid!- From planning and packing to returning home with great family memories and knowledge about the places you visited.- Fun, educational, interesting and engaging your kids in the family vacation.- Your children will have their very own kid-friendly tour guide, Leonardo.This special edition combines the benefits of both the Kids' Travel Guide - Italy and the Kids Travel Guide - Rome. Your children can have fun and learn about Italy in general, and the attractions of Rome specifically, in one combined book!In Kids' Travel Guide - Italy & Rome your kids will enjoy:- Basic information about Italy: its geography, flags and symbols, and interesting history, as well as Italian culture - including customs, language, and even food. Don't worry ... Leonardo delivers all this information in a very interesting and colorful way.- Top sites recommended in Rome. Leonardo provides kids with interesting information, challenging tasks, fun tips, and exciting quizzes in every site. - Background information on Rome: its relevant history, how it looks, its transportation system, and many fascinating facts about the city.You, the parent, are invited to participate, or to find an available bench and relax while you enjoy your active children.