The Little Black Book of Florence and Tuscany 2013: The Essential Guide to the Land of Renaissance and Rolling Hills by Vesna Neskow, NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
The Little Black Book of Florence and Tuscany 2013: The Essential Guide to the Land of Renaissance and Rolling Hills

The Little Black Book of Florence and Tuscany 2013: The Essential Guide to the Land of Renaissance and Rolling Hills

by Vesna Neskow
     
 

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2013 Edition. Here's what to see and do, and where to eat, sleep, drink, shop, and stay, from Florence, Firenze, "City of Flowers," to Tuscany's rolling hills, medieval towns, and beyond! Author Vesna Neskow introduces the places and pleasures of the region, including its famous cuisine, rich in ingredients produced locally, and equally renowned wines. Ms. Neskow

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2013 Edition. Here's what to see and do, and where to eat, sleep, drink, shop, and stay, from Florence, Firenze, "City of Flowers," to Tuscany's rolling hills, medieval towns, and beyond! Author Vesna Neskow introduces the places and pleasures of the region, including its famous cuisine, rich in ingredients produced locally, and equally renowned wines. Ms. Neskow lived in Europe for 13 years. She speaks six languages. Her TV work has been produced by CBS and broadcast on NPR, and she has written for the New York Times Book Review.

* Color-coded, numbered entries in the text keyed to full-color area maps in each chapter
* Organized by region
* Quick-reference subsections describe landmarks, arts and culture, dining, nightlife, shopping, and hotels
* Easy-to-understand explanations of transportation, customs, currency, telephone procedures, business hours, and etiquette
* Lists Florence and Tuscany's biggest seasonal events
* Numbered entries in the text are keyed to area maps in each chapter
* "Top Picks" direct you to not-to-be-missed attractions
* Spot illustrations throughout liven the text
* Ten maps, including overview map, area-detail maps, and transport map

"Of all the popular travel destinations in Italy, none rank higher than the Renaissance cities and the rolling countryside of Florence and Tuscany. That's why The Little Black Book Of Florence & Tuscany . . . is a 'must' for any business traveler or vacationer to those two colorful and history-laden communities. Enhanced with the inclusion of 8 fold-out maps and a wealth of 'insider tips' makes this highly portable, enthusiastically recommended, 256-page compendium of practical and 'user friendly' information on where to go, what to see, things to do, and places to eat and shop. An indispensable resource for planning itineraries and getting the most out of a visit, whether it be an extended weekend or a lengthy vacation stay." --Midwest Book Review Travel Bookshelf

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016318073
Publisher:
Peter Pauper Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/26/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
File size:
5 MB

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