Synopses & Reviews
Welcome to Italy, the laid-back land of Roman majesty, Tuscan sunshine, and Venetian romanceand#151;at least, thatand#8217;s what they say in the tourist brochures. Our student researchers have lived the real vita bella
and#151;dodging rogue scooters, unscheduled bus strikes, and overeager Italian suitorsand#151;in order to bring you the coverage that really matters. Their irreverent, in-depth commentary will keep you entertained through scores of Michelangelos and Medicis, and guide you straight to the best gelaterias
in town. Whether youand#8217;re studying abroad in one city or hostel-hopping between all three, Letand#8217;s Go Rome, Venice and Florence
will prepare you for an adventure youand#8217;ll never forget.
Let's Go publishes the world's favorite student travel guides, written entirely by Harvard undergraduates. Armed with pens, notebooks, and a few changes of underwear stuffed in their backpacks, our student researchers go across continents, through time zones, and above expectations to seek out invaluable travel experiences for our readers. Let's Go has been on the road for 50 years and counting: We're on a mission to provide our readers with sharp, fresh coverage packed with socially responsible opportunities to go beyond tourism.
About the Author
Every summer for the past 50 years, Harvard students
have gathered together the bare necessities and set off with nothing but a backpack and some old-fashioned grit. Budget-conscious gourmets, nimble transit-takers, and die-hard bar-hoppersand#151;Letand#8217;s Go Researchers have the time of their lives, so youand#8217;ll know exactly how to have the time of yours. As our veterans like to say, itand#8217;s more a lifestyle than a job. Weand#8217;ve done it alland#151;the good, the bad, the ugly, and the unforgettableand#151;to bring our readers the most candid, witty, and irreverent travel advice available.