Out-of-the-way location keeps vibrant, charming village from being trampled by tourists.
Rick Steves' Europe
Get tickets for museums and other sights in advance through their websites. Or take guided tours or get sightseeing passes.
Enjoying the culture, food and sights of the Basque people’s “nation without a state” that straddles France and Spain.
Diamond in the rough has evocative sights, epic history and low prices.
Europe travel specialist Rick Steves takes a look at the fun-loving Danish capital, from counterculture neighborhoods to cutting-edge architecture
Take an after-dark stroll through Rome’s neighborhoods, from the glitzy Spanish Steps area to village-like Trastevere. And stop for a leisurely meal, or a gelato, advises European travel specialist Rick Steves.
Go join the summer festivals, street fairs and dancing, and free museum nights, advises European travel specialist Rick Steves.
Europe travel specialist Rick Steves laments a loss of artisans and local crafts — and advises visitors to seek out those remaining.
Take a peaceful sunrise walk ihrough city squares, along beaches, to street markets, advocates Europe travel specialist Rick Steves,
Europe travel specialist Rick Steves advocates using mostly cash, withdrawn from ATMs. And keep it safe in a money belt.