Italy for Dummies
The seven hills of Rome, Vivaldi and Venice, the ruins of Pompeii, Mount Vesuvius, pasta, cappuccino, da Vinci, Michelangelo, Armani, opera. Italy is a feast for the senses, and now this wonderful country--rich with history and physical beauty--is accessible as never before with Italy For Dummies. This concise guide pares down this complex destination and helps visitors plan the trip that's right for them. It includes: Easy-to-do suggested itineraries that offer a taste of both cities and the countryside Expert advice on finding the most charming small hotels and trattorie Tips for avoiding the crowds and beating culture burnout Essential information on Rome, Venice, Florence and Tuscany, Naples and the Amalfi Coast, and Sicily
- Paperback | 548 pages
- 157.48 x 226.06 x 35.56mm | 566.99g
- 22 Nov 2000
- John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
- Foster City, United States
- illustrations, colour and b&w maps, index
About Bruce Murphy
About the Authors Bruce Murphy was born in New York City, where he continues to live when not traveling and working on projects as a freelance writer. Alessandra de Rosa is a world traveler and professional tourist who has also worked for the United Nations. Bruce and Alessandra also collaborated on New York City For Dummies.