Rick Steves Switzerland
ISBN: 1631218247
EAN13: 9781631218248
Language: English
Pages: 440
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 5.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
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Book Overview
Cross mountains on cable cars, cruise Lake Geneva, and wander bridges bedecked with flowers: with Rick Steves on your side, Switzerland can be yours Inside Rick Steves Switzerland you'll find: Comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring Switzerland Rick's strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites Top sights and hidden gems, from bustling Zrich and the Matterhorn to the cozy small-town atmosphere of Appenzell How to connect with culture: Chat with locals at mountain retreats, swim in the alpine waters of the Aare river, and treat yourself to delicious cheese fondue Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick's candid, humorous insight The best places to eat, sleep, and relax over wine and Swiss chocolate Self-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods Detailed maps for exploring on the go, including scenic railroad journeys such as the Golden Pass, William Tell Express, Bernina Express, Glacier Express, and Chur Useful resources including a packing list, German, French, and Italian phrase books, a historical overview, and recommended reading, as well as tips on visiting Switzerland in the winter Over 400 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you down Complete, up-to-date information on Zrich, Luzern, Central Switzerland, Bern, Murten, Avenches, Gimmelwald and the Berner Oberland, Zermatt and the Matterhorn, Appenzell, Lausanne, Chteau de Chillon, Montreux, Gruy'res, Lugano, Pontresina, Samedan, St. Moritz, and more Make the most of every day and every dollar with Rick Steves Switzerland.