Frommer's Northern Italy: with Venice, Milan and the Lakes

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John Wiley & Sons, Mar 2, 2010 - Travel - 480 pages
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Take a gondola ride on Venice's Grand Canal, where you'll find excellent views of St. Mark's Basilica. See chapter 5.

  • Foldout map, plus detailed maps throughout

  • Exact prices, directions, opening hours,and other practical information

  • Candid reviews of hotels and restaurants,plus sights, shopping, and nightlife

  • Itineraries, walking tours, and trip-planning ideas

  • Insider tips from local expert authors

  

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Review: Frommer's Northern Italy: Including Venice, Milan & the Lakes

User Review  - Monica DiNatale - Goodreads

I find Frommer's to be excellent guide books. I love the suggested itineraries for 1 day, 5 days, 7 days etc. Without a doubt, definitely look at the "starred" Frommer's picks. I use them for hotel ... Read full review

Review: Frommer's Northern Italy: Including Venice, Milan & the Lakes

User Review  - T60n3 - Goodreads

From maps that were not to scale, to advertising places on maps at streets that did not exist (good thing i visualize before hunting), to simply having not so great suggestions, this book was not very ... Read full review

Contents

The BestTravel Experiences 1 9 The Best Moderately Priced
1
The Best Churches 3 10 The Best Budget Gems
17
Northern Italy Today 22 Andrea PalladioFather
23
A Dozen Northern Italian
25
Northern Italys Art
48
When to Go 52 5 Health
66
SUGGESTED ITINERARIES IN NORTHERN ITALY
80
Northern Italy
81
Where to Dine 128 10 Exploring Venices Islands
172
The Veneto
175
THE DOLOMITES
223
BolzanoBozen
231
MeranoMeran
239
FRIULIVENEZIA GIULIA
255
MILAN LOMBARDY
271
PIEDMONT THE VALLE DAOSTA
290

Northern Italy in 1 2 Weeks
88
VENICE
91
Venice Orientation
95
Venice Vaporetto System
101
Where to Stay in Venice
108
Getting There 93 Fishy Business
129
Where to Dine in Venice
130
Venice Attractions
144
Where to Stay 107 Carnevale a Venezia
164
A Taste of Bitter Love
300
Bergamo
309
A
315
Chords Canvas
340
Aosta the Valle dAosta
374
LIGURIA THE ITALIAN RIVIERA
384
Architectural Terms
448
Restaurant Index
467
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About the author (2010)

John Moretti is a freelance writer whose musings about Italy have appeared in the International Herald Tribune, The Independent on Sunday, and the New York Sun, among others. He is the author of several travel guides and a book for aspiring expatriates, Living Abroad in Italy. His career highlights include interviewing Giorgio Armani for A&E Biography, producing a documentary on Italian soccer for Australian television, singing on tour with a Franciscan monk and his evangelical heavy-metal band, and following his favorite sporting event, the Tour de France. He grew up outside Boston and is a graduate of Middlebury College.

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