You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Provence and the French Riviera. In this guide, youall find a dazzling mix of enjoyable cities, warm stone villages, Roman ruins, and breathtaking coastline. Experience Roman history with self-guided tours of the Pont du Gard aqueduct, Roman theater in Orange, and Arena in Arles. Explore sun-soaked Riviera beaches and resort towns, from cosmopolitan Nice to colorful Villefranche-sur-Mer. Get inspired by artistic masterpieces by Renoir, Matisse, Picasso, and Chagall. After a day of sightseeing, relax at a cafAc with a view, dive into a bowl of bouillabaisse, and watch fishermen return to the harbor. Rickas candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants. Youall learn which sights are worth your time and money, and how to get around by train, bus, car, or boat. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.Inormally rentthe smallest, leastexpensive model with a stickshift (generally much cheaper than an automatic). Almost all rentals are manual by default, so if youneed anautomatic, request one in advance; be aware that these carsare usually larger models. Roads and parking spaces ... For trips ofthree weeks ormore, look into leasing;youa#39;ll savemoney on insurance and taxes. You can sometimes get aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Rick Steves' Provence & the French Riviera|
|Author||:||Rick Steves, Steve Smith|
|Publisher||:||Avalon Travel - 2013-12-13|