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Rick Steves' Europe Through the Back Door: The Travel Skills Handbook (Rick Steves' Europe Through the Back Door)

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From train and rail pass skills to strategies for visiting open-air folk museums, who else but Rick Steves teaches you the skills you really need when traveling through Europe? Learn how to deal with all of the small details of planning a trip to Europe with Rick Steves' Europe Through the Back Door 2005. America's number one authority on travel to Europe, Rick Steves has done the legwork, discovered the secrets, and made the mistakes-so you don't have to. Completely revised and updated, 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's travel tips include: sticking to a budget; smart packing; planning ahead for visiting major sites; personal safety; avoiding tourist traps; and finding Europe's back door attractions. Smart advice is also offered on everything from social etiquette to booking a hotel and ordering food. Rick Steves' Europe Through the Back Door 2005 is an essential item on any European traveler's checklist.

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From train and rail passes to packing to foreign currency, who else but Rick Steves teaches visitors what they really need to know when traveling through Europe? Readers learn how to deal with all the small details of planning a trip to Europe with this updated edition.

Synopsis:

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 25 years of exploring Europe, Rick considers this travel skills handbook his lifes work. He shares his favorite off-the-beaten-path towns, trails, and natural wonders. With this guidebook, youll experience the culture like a local, spend less money, and have more fun.

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Rachelle Shanrock, July 22, 2011 (view all comments by Rachelle Shanrock)
rick steves has been invaluable in helping me plan my trip to europe! europe can be overwhelming and i didn't know where to start planning. this book has the best advice on everything; what to pack, cameras, transportation, money. i'm now even more excited for my trip to europe and feel well prepared. thanks, rick steves!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781598802818
Subtitle:
The Travel Skills Handbook
Author:
Steves, Rick
Publisher:
Avalon Travel Publishing
Subject:
Europe - General
Subject:
Europe - Western
Copyright:
Edition Description:
2010 Edition
Series:
Rick Steves' Europe Through the Back Door
Publication Date:
20090825
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color and BandW photos and maps througho
Pages:
788
Dimensions:
8.50 x 5.50 in

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Product details 788 pages Avalon Travel Publishing - English 9781598802818 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , From train and rail passes to packing to foreign currency, who else but Rick Steves teaches visitors what they really need to know when traveling through Europe? Readers learn how to deal with all the small details of planning a trip to Europe with this updated edition.
"Synopsis" by ,
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 25 years of exploring Europe, Rick considers this travel skills handbook his lifes work. He shares his favorite off-the-beaten-path towns, trails, and natural wonders. With this guidebook, youll experience the culture like a local, spend less money, and have more fun.

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