Synopses & Reviews
Who but Rick Steves can tell travelers how to stroll the same streets walked by Michelangelo or stay in a farmhouse in a Tuscan hill town? With Rick Steves' Florence and Tuscany 2006, travelers can experience Rick's favorite destinations in Florence, including the Duomo, the Uffizi, the Bargello, and the Ponte Vecchio economically and hassle-free. Completely revised and updated, Rick Steves' Florence and Tuscany 2006 includes opinionated coverage of both famous and lesser-known sights; friendly places to eat and sleep; suggested day plans; walking tours and trip itineraries; clear instructions for smooth travel anywhere by car, train, or foot; and Rick's newest back door discoveries. America's #1 authority on travel to Europe, 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 Steves Florence and Tuscany 2009 is the definitive guide to Europes cultural capital and the surrounding Tuscan countryside. Rick includes expert advice on exploring the endless cultural sights of Florence, from the Bargello, the prison-turned-museum that houses works by Michelangelo and Donatello, to the Duomo, the Gothic cathedral complete with the first Renaissance dome. Rick also covers the quant hill towns of Tuscany, where travelers can enjoy Etruscan art and some of Italys finest wine. With self-guided tours of all the major museums and tips on transportation, accommodations, and dining, Rick Steves Florence and Tuscany 2009 allows any traveler to experience everything that this remarkable region has to offer.
With this revised 2005 guidebook, readers can experience the author's favorite destinations in Florence and Tuscany--economically and hassle-free. Color maps & photos.
With this revised 2009 guidebook, travelers to Italy can experience the authors' favorite destinations in Florence and Tuscany--economically and hassle-free. Color maps & photos.