Rick Steves

Florence, Italy: The Uffizi Gallery

No trip to Florence is complete without a visit to the masterpiece-packed Uffizi Gallery. On a single floor, travelers experience a thrilling sweep through Renaissance art history featuring works by Giotto, Botticelli, Raphael and others. This popular museum is no secret, so avoid the long lines by reserving in advance. Subscribe at for weekly updates […]

Amalfi Coast, Italy: A Cliff Top Drive

More info about travel to the Amalfi Coast: The Amalfi Coast is chaotic, scenic, in-love-with-life Italy at its best. Take in one of Europe’s best road trips along the coast road — but let someone else do the driving. At you’ll find money-saving travel tips, small-group tours, guidebooks, TV shows, radio programs, podcasts, and more […]

Italian for Travelers: Key Words & Phrases for a Trip to Italy

Watch the full talk at to learn exactly what you need to know for practical, smooth travels in Italy. For more help hurdling the language barrier, pick up a copy of the Rick Steves Italian Phrase Book & Dictionary at • Planning a trip to Europe? You’ll find lots of free travel information at • […]

#Egypt #travel Luxor, Egypt: The Karnak Temple Complex – Rick Steves’ Europe Travel Guide – Travel Bite

Watch the full episode of “Rick Steves Egypt” — airing across the US on public television, or streaming (free!) at Karnak was the most important place of worship in ancient Egypt. This sprawling temple complex was built over many centuries during the New Kingdom period, when most of the great pharaohs ruled. Rather than for […]