Rick Steves brings his strategic, selective approach to an increasingly popular Italian destination in this brand-new addition to his bestselling comprehensive series
Swim in the sparkling Mediterranean, marvel at the peak of Mount Etna, and get to know this region's timeless charm: with Rick Steves on your side, Sicily can be yours!
Inside RICK STEVES SICILY you'll find:
Comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring Sicily
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 the Norman cathedrals in the ancient city of Syracuse and the 13th-century Castello di Venere, to the sea caves of the Aeolian Islands
How to connect with culture: Savor seafood-centric cuisine made from ancient recipes, catch an opera performance at the Teatro Massimo, or sample authentic Marsala wine
Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick's candid, humorous insight
The best places to eat, sleep, and relaxwith a glass of local Pinot Bianco
Self-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods and incredible museums Detailed maps for exploring on the go
Useful resources including a packing list, Sicilian and Italian phrase books, a historical overview, and recommended reading
Over 350 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you down
Complete, up-to-date information on Enna, Ragusa, Catania, Messina, Palermo, Trapani, Syracuse, Agrigento, Caltanissetta, the Aeolian, Aegadian, and Pelagian Islands, and more
Make the most of every day and every dollar with RICK STEVES SICILY.