Rick Steves' Spain 2011

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Avalon Travel, Oct 5, 2010 - Travel - 788 pages
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You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Spain. In this guide, you’ll find an inviting mix of exciting cities and cozy towns. Explore the lively cities of Madrid, Barcelona, and Sevilla, and follow the Route of the White Hill Towns in Andalucía’s sun-drenched countryside. Experience the works of the great masters — from El Greco to Picasso to Dalí — and learn how to avoid the lines at the most popular museums. Self-guided walks lead you through the castles, cathedrals, and villages of this ancient but modern land. End your day with a glass of Rioja wine and a plate of tapas — then join the locals for an evening of flamenco. 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 get up-to-date recommendations about what is worth your time and money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.

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User Review  - Jen - Goodreads

There's a reason Rick Steves is the king of European guidebooks. He really knows how to explain facts in a light, amusing yet authoritative voice - he seems to know every destination like the back of ... Read full review

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User Review  - lhippy - Overstock.com

Great book. Very helpful, lots of tips and guides. Much better than others we tried. Read full review

About the author (2010)

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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