Synopses & Reviews
You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really
need to know when traveling in Spain.
In this guide, youll find an inviting mix of exciting cities and cozy towns. Explore the lively cities of Madrid, Barcelona, and Sevilla, and follow the Route of the White Hill Towns in Andalucías sun-drenched countryside. Experience the works of the great masters from El Greco to Picasso to Dalí and learn how to avoid the lines at the most popular museums. Self-guided walks lead you through the castles, cathedrals, and villages of this ancient but modern land. End your day with a glass of Rioja wine and a plate of tapas then join the locals for an evening of flamenco.
Ricks candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants. Hell help you plan where to go and what to see, depending on the length of your trip. Youll get up-to-date recommendations about what is worth your time and money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.
Explore the lively cities of Madrid, Barcelona, and Sevilla; experience the works of the great masters, from El Greco to Picasso to Dali; and learn how to avoid the lines at the most popular museums with this comprehensive guide with travel map.
About the Author
Rick Steves is on a mission: to help make European travel accessible and meaningful for Americans. He gives travelers inside information on where to stay, what to visit, and how to get thereeconomically and hassle-free. With Rick as their guide, travelers can delve into European culture, make friends with the locals, and experience everything Europe has to offer.
Rick has spent 100 days every year since 1973 exploring Europe. His travelers library of over 50 best-selling books and videos have sold more than two million copies and his award-winning television series, Rick Steves Europe, is now in its seventh season. He also organizes and leads tours of Europe and offers an information-packed website (www.ricksteves.com). Rick lives in Edmonds, WA, just north of Seattle, with his family.