Synopses & Reviews
Packed with words and phrases that help the modern, budget-conscious travelers get what they need and go where they want to go, this humorous guide even tells how to say "I'm a carnivore" in three different languages.
-- Hundreds of restaurant and hotel recommendations, selective coverage of famous sights, and a healthy dose of "back door" discoveries
-- The most current information available in any European guidebook
Popular TV travel guru Rick Steves helps budget-conscious travelers communicate what they need and where they want to go in French, Italian, and German.
Informative, concise, and practical, Rick Steves' Phrase Book and Dictionary is an essential item for any traveller.
From ordering cafe au lait in Paris, calamari in Venice, or bratwurst in Munich, it helps to speak some of the native tongue. Rick Steves, bestselling author of travel guides to Europe, offers well-tested phrases and key words to cover every situation a traveler is likely to encounter. This handy guide provides key phrases for use in everyday circumstances, complete with phonetic spelling; an English-French/Italian/German dictionary; the latest information on European currency and rail transportation, and even a tear-out cheat sheet for continued language practice. Informative, concise, and practical, Rick Steves' French, Italian and German Phrase Book and Dictionary is an essential item for any traveler's backpack.