Rick Steves" Rome 2009

by Rick Steves

Publisher: Avalon Travel, Publisher: Distributed by Publishers Group West in Berkeley, CA

Written in English
Cover of: Rick Steves
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index.

Other titlesRome 2009
StatementRick Steves & Gene Openshaw.
SeriesRick Steves" guidebook series
ContributionsOpenshaw, Gene
The Physical Object
Pagination410 p. :
Number of Pages410
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23104919M
ISBN 101598801228
ISBN 109781598801224

  In addition to my carry on luggage I brought a backpack and put my purse (and Rick Steves Italy book) inside. The backpack wasn't any bigger than some of the huge purses that are popular now. I packed a lot of dry-fit clothing (2 black skirts . Find books like Rick Steves' Rome (Rick Steves' City and Regional Guides) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked. And this neighborhood remains, to this day, Rome’s center of non-conformity. I visited one café which I like and recommend, in spite of its lousy food, because it’s cheap, friendly, shady, and far from the tourists while close to the Colosseum. They’ve started advertising a “Rick Steves menu”: pasta, a hamburger, and a Coke. Compared to the corresponding chapters of the Rick Steves Italy guidebook, our full-size guidebooks for Rome, Venice, and Florence & Tuscany offer more in-depth sightseeing information, several additional self-guided city walks and museum/sight tours, more detail on day-trip options, and more specifics on shopping and nightlife, plus activities.

By rick_steves on Octo at PM Last year we traveled together via this blog through Iran. That experience inspired me to write my Travel as a Political Act book.   This is the final of four reports that my Eastern Europe guidebook co-author Cameron Hewitt sent me from his travels: In Poland, the big news is that several Polish cities are hosting matches for the Euro Cup soccer championships — which . I used this book on my recent 10 day stay in Rome and I found the tips in there to be, for the most part, quite good. There are some minor inaccuracies in terms of opening/closing days and times for attractions and restaurants, but there are some good descriptions and tips in the book. And no, I don't work for Rick Steves. Contact. American Public Television 55 Summer Street Boston, MA P: F: [email protected]

  We are Rick Steves' travelers and he suggests this street and this hotel. It is all one needs for a basic Rome visitation. Why waste your money on a more expensive hotel. This one is clean, has an unbeatable location and an excellent front desk staff. I became dependent upon Nadine. She and Sabrina gave 5 star concierge service for a 2 star hotelK TripAdvisor reviews.

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Rick Steve's Rome is to the point and practical. It provides very accurate information regarding the main tourist attractions as any guide book would, but goes beyond the average with information on how to get there, When to get there, how best to view the attraction (i.e.

what route, metro, or bus to take, where to enter, how much it costs, what to spend time viewing and what to skip along /5. Rick Steves Rome 2009 book Rick Steves' Rome [Rick Steves; Gene Openshaw] -- Rick Steve travels around Rome in order to tell you how to travel around Rome.

Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rick Steves; Gene Openshaw. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 21 cm. Series. Rick Steves' Europe Through the Back Door is the definitive guidebook for an affordable and unforgettable trip to Europe.

Covering all the essentials and more—from packing to transportation to foreign currency—Rick's tips allow travelers to become “temporary Europeans,” saving them time and money along the way/5(58). "Rick Steves' Rome " allows any traveler to enjoy the sights and appreciate the lively culture of Italy's capital and the center of the ancient world, from the architectural wonder of the Colosseum to a great cappuccino at a local cafe.

Rick offers expert advice on all of the must-see destinations, including the Pantheon, St. Peter's Basilica, /5(2). Rick Steves’ Pocket guidebooks truly are a “tour guide in your pocket.” Each colorful, compact book includes Rick’s advice for prioritizing your time, whether you're spending 1 or 7 days in a city.

Everything a busy traveler needs is easy to access: a neighborhood overview, city walks and tours, sights, handy food and accommodations charts, an appendix packed with information on trip 5/5(3). Rick Steves' Rome allows any traveler to enjoy the sights and appreciate the lively culture of Italy's capital and the center of the ancient world, from the architectural wonder of the Colosseum to a great cappuccino at a local cafe.

Rick offers expert advice on all of the must-see destinations, including the Pantheon, St. Peter's Basilica, and the Sistine s: By Rick Steves and Gene Openshaw.

To learn more about Rome past and present, check out a few of these books and films. (And see our similar lists for elsewhere in Europe.) Books: Nonfiction. Absolute Monarchs (John Julius Norwich, ).

This warts-and-all illustrated guide to the most significant popes in history is a readable best seller. Who but Rick Steves can tell travelers the best way to see St. Peter's Basilica, the Sistine Chapel, and the Colosseum. With RickSteves' Rometravelers can experience the best of everything Rome has to offer -- economically and hassle-free.

Completely revised and updated, Rick Steves' Rome includes opinionated coverage of both famous and lesser-known sights; fr/5. Rick Steves' Rome Paperback – Bargain Price, Septem by Rick Steves (Author), Gene Openshaw (Author) out of 5 stars 54 ratings/5(54).

Get inspired with Rick Steves’ recommended places to go and things to do, with tips, photos, videos, and travel information on Rome. Rome Travel Guide by Rick Steves For coronavirus (COVID) travel information, see our FAQ. Guidebook author and travel TV host Rick Steves is America's most respected authority on European travel.

Rick took his first trip to Europe invisiting piano factories with his father, a piano importer. Rick Steves' Rome allows any traveler to enjoy the sights and appreciate the lively culture of Italy's capital and the center of the ancient world, from the architectural wonder of the Colosseum to a great cappuccino at a local cafe.

In this hour-long travel special, we explore the "Eternal City" of Rome, a grand and ancient metropolis rich with exquisite art, vibrant culture, and centuri.

Rick Steves does a great job of preparing one for a trip to Rome. The best thing is that he is spot on about the prices of getting into the Vatican museum and the Colosseum. But, and this is a big but(t) (tee hee), he fails to give all the information that one needs for a first trip to Rome/5(15).

Rick Steves has ruined Europe, I tell you. You can't stay in any of the great boutique hotels in Paris, London or Rome anymore because they are booked by Americans who have studied Steves.

Select a region to find the Rick Steves guidebooks, Snapshot guides, and Pocket guides — and phrase books — that can help you get the most out of every day and dollar.

Holiday Sale: Save 30% on all guidebooks and phrase books through 12/10/20 or while supplies last. By Rick Steves and Gene Openshaw. With smart planning you can pack a lot of sightseeing into your Roman visit, but there's no point in overloading your trip — with any luck, you'll keep coming back to Rome.

After several dozen visits, I still have a healthy list of excuses to return. With that in mind, here are my recommended priorities: Rome. You might want to take another look at your book, I think you'll find it: I have Italynotand Ostia Antica is on pagesjust before Sleeping in the Rome chapter.

I can't recall anyone, here, who went to Ostia Antica and said they didn't like it. Product Information. Rick Steves' Rome allows any traveler to enjoy the sights and appreciate the lively culture of Italy's capital and the center of the ancient world, from the architectural wonder of the Colosseum to a great cappuccino at a local cafe.5/5(2).

I also used Rick Steve's Italy to plan a trip to Venice, Florence, and Rome, and it worked perfectly. Rick Steves' Spain book is very helpful and accuracy with great details. Hotel, landmark, visiting hour and price is very helpful. Rick Steves is one of the best in travel authors.

Thanks. See all books authored by Rick Steves, including Rick Steves Italy (Rick Steves), and Rick Steves Europe Through the Back Door: The Travel Skills Handbook, and more on Rick Steves Rome Rick Steves $ - $ Rick Steves Scandinavia.

Rick Steves $ - $ Rick Steves' Florence and Tuscany (Rick. Rick Steves Rome Book. Jump to bottom. Posted by Mike (Fort Worth, Tx, USA) on 05/31/08 PM. My wife and I are planning on going to Rome for 4 full days. We purchased Rick Steves’ Rome book and want to follow his Rome in two to three days tour.

In his book Parishe shows maps and includes a step by step guide of his. SinceRick Steves has spent about four months a year exploring mission: to empower Americans to have European trips that are fun, affordable, and culturally broadening. Rick produces a best-selling guidebook series, a public television series, and a public radio show, and organizes small-group tours that take o travelers to Europe annually.

Rick Steves is America's leading authority on European travel. Plan your own trip or take one of Rick's value-packed European tours and vacations. Everything you need is here. Our books are updated frequently and thoroughly but when you try to pin down Europe, it wiggles.

Of course, this is especially true in light of this year's pandemic. While the pages below list all the critical changes to our guidebooks' information that we know about, the pandemic's long-term impact on our recommended destinations is as yet.

Rick Steves Pocket Rome works best for people taking a short trip, or perhaps a return trip, to Rome. Like our other Pocket guides, Pocket Rome is smaller than the complete guidebook and in full color (but still offers our best sightseeing advice and a handful of self-guided city walks and museum tours, plus a.

Here is the current listing in Rick Steves’ Rome: Trattoria der Pallaro, a well-worn eatery that has no menu, has a slogan: “Here, you’ll eat what we want to feed you.” Paola Fazi – with a towel wrapped around her head turban-style – and her family serve up a five-course meal of typically Roman food for €25, including wine, coffee.

The regional books, like the Rome one and the Venice one, have much more local detail than the much more comprehensive, yet more thinly spread Italy book.

I like the regional books for the detail and the national books for the overview. Just by the way, I have two entire bookcases of guidebooks, with one and a half shelves of Rick Steves books.

In Rick Steves Pocket Rome you'll find only the best of Rome — admittedly a tough call. The core of this book is six self-guided walks and tours that zero in on Rome's greatest sights and neighborhoods; the rest of the book is a traveler's tool kit: Practicalities.

Advice on planning your time and avoiding lines. Get this from a library. Rick Steves' Rome, [Rick Steves; Gene Openshaw]. Rick Steves' Europe.

Smaller text Larger text. Home / Blog; Month: June Posted on J November 8, Jackie will be assisting on our family tours — Rome to Paris, two weeks — orchestrating the kids’ activities. But on the way to Rome, she’s dropping into Spain for her own little vacation.) everyone pays 4.

This art moment — a sampling of how we share our love of art in our tours — is an excerpt from the full-color coffee-table book Europe’s Top Masterpieces by Rick Steves and Gene Openshaw. Please support local businesses in your community by picking up a copy from your favorite bookstore, or you can find it at my online Travel Store.Take a chronological tour of Europe's greatest paintings, sculptures, and historic buildings.; From Venus de Milo to Versailles, Apollo to David, and Mona Lisa to The Thinker, Rick and co-author Gene Openshaw will have you marveling, learning, and laughing — one masterpiece at a time.; Bring meaning and depth to your sightseeing, whether you're traveling to Europe or just dreaming about it.