Rick Steves' Europe 101: History and Art for the Traveler
Packed with intriguing information presented in a fun format
Rick Steves, the pre-eminent travel writer about Europe, believes in viewing Europe through the backdoor. Finding the places and the experiences that are connected to the heart of the communities we visit. He wants curious travelers to look beyond the obvious, the standard, the easy. This book, Rick Steves' Europe 101: History and Art for the Traveler, reflects his philosophy when admiring art in Europe. The book is described as "witty and engaging." You'll enjoy it from your living room or as an an art and history travel guide when you visit Europe. And, you'll look with new eyes at European art and history!
-Susan Marie Ward