You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in the hill towns of central Italy. In this compact guide, Rick Steves covers the essentials of the hill towns, including San Gimignano, Volterra, Montepulciano, and Cortona. Explore the Galgano Monastery, Volterraas Etruscan Gate, Orvietoas Duomo, or relax while wine tasting in Montalcino. Youall get Rickas firsthand advice on the best sights, eating, sleeping, and nightlife, and the maps and self-guided tours will ensure you make the most of your experience. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves Snapshot guide is a tour guide in your pocket. Rick Stevesa Snapshot guides consist of excerpted chapters from Rick Stevesa European country guidebooks. Snapshot guides are a great choice for travelers visiting a specific city or region, rather than multiple European destinations. These slim guides offer all of Rickas up-to-date advice on what sights are worth your time and money. They include good-value hotel and restaurant recommendations, with no introductory information (such as overall trip planning, when to go, and travel practicalities).Italy uses the euro currency: 1 euro (an) = about $1.30. To convert prices in euros to dollars, add about 30 percent: an20 = about $26, an50 = about $65. (Check www. oanda.com for the latest exchange rates.) The standard way for travelers to getanbsp;...
|Title||:||Rick Steves' Snapshot Hill Towns of Central Italy|
|Publisher||:||Avalon Travel - 2013-12-24|