From the Mediterranean to the Alps, from fine art to fine pasta: with Rick Steves on your side, Italy can also be yours!
Inside Rick Steves Italy 2018 you’ll be able to find:
Comprehensive coverage for planning a multi-week commute to Italy
Rick’s strategic advice on how to get the most out of your money and time, with rankings of his will have to-see favorites
Top sights and hidden gems, from the Colosseum and Michelangelo’s David to corner trattorias and that perfect scoop of gelato
How to connect with local culture: Savor a delicious plate of cacio e pepe, discover the relaxed rhythms of sunny Cinque Terre, or chat with fans about the recent soccer match (calico, to locals)
Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick’s candid, humorous insight
The best places to eat, sleep, and experience la dolce far niente
Self-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods and museums
Vital commute-planning tools, like how to link destinations, build your itinerary, and get from place to place
Detailed maps, including a fold-out map for exploring on the go
Useful resources including a packing list, Italian phrasebook, a historical overview, and really helpful reading
Over 1,000 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you down
Annually up to date information on Venice, Padua, The Dolomites, Lake Country, Milan, Italian Riviera, Florence, Pisa, Lucca, Hill Towns of Central Italy, Siena, Tuscany, Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Capri, the Amalfi Coast, and much more
Make the most of each day and every dollar with Rick Steves Italy 2018.
Planning a one- to two-week commute? Take a look at Rick Steves Best of Italy. Spending a week or less in a city? Try Rick Steves Pocket Guides to Florence, Rome, Venice, and the Cinque Terre.