Rick Steves' Germany 2010

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Avalon Travel, 2009 - Travel - 647 pages
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You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Germany.

This guidebook takes you from fairy-tale castles, alpine forests, and quaint villages to the energetic Germany of today. Get the details on cruising the romantic Rhine or summiting the Zugspitze. Have a relaxing soak at a Black Forest mineral spa or take an exhilarating summer bobsled ride in the Bavarian Alps. Flash back to Berlin’s turbulent past at Checkpoint Charlie; then celebrate the rebirth of Dresden and its glorious Frauenkirche.

Rick’s candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants. He’ll help you plan where to go and what to see, depending on the length of your trip. You’ll learn which sights are worth your time and money, and how to get around Germany by train, bus, car — and even boat. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.

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User Review  - Jim Williams - Goodreads

This is the third Rick Steves' guide that I've read in preparation for an upcoming trip on recommendation from a friend. I chose to also read the country guide (in addition to some city-focused guides ... Read full review

Great book to prepare for a trip to Germany.

User Review  - stumpedbythequestion - Walmart

Quality product, great price, prompt delivery. Read full review

About the author (2009)

Rick Steves has spent 100 days every year since 1973 exploring Europe. Rick produces a public television series (Rick Steves' Europe), a public radio show (Travel with Rick Steves), and a podcast (Rick Steves' Audio Europe); writes a bestselling series of guidebooks and a nationally syndicated newspaper column; organizes guided tours that take thousands of travelers to Europe annually; and offers an information-packed website (www.ricksteves.com). With the help of his hardworking staff of 70 at Europe Through the Back Door¿in Edmonds, Washington, just north of Seattle¿Rick's mission is to make European travel fun, affordable, and culturally broadening for Americans.

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